Saturday, July 11, 2020
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Off the Presses
Day 1 of Heritage’s Comics & Comic Art Auction Totals $5 Million
Batman: The Killing Joke, Jack Kirby original art help push day 1 of Heritage’s Comics & Comic Art Event past the $5 million mark...
Batwoman Finds New Lead in Javicia Leslie
Javicia Leslie, known for God Friended Me, has been cast in the titular role on Batwoman. She’s stepping into the role vacated by Ruby Rose...
Comic-Con@Home: Marvel’s Panel Schedule
Marvel will participate in Comic-Con@Home with several panels throughout the weekend. The virtual event will take place on July 22-26...
CGC In-House Signings: Skottie Young, Sam de la Rosa
CGC has booked Skottie Young and Sam de la Rosa for their in-house private signing lineup. Artist-writer Young is known for many titles...
In Memoriam: Charlie Daniels
Country music and southern rock icon Charlie Daniels died on July 6, 2020 in Hermitage, Tennessee due to a stroke. He was 83 years old...
In Memoriam: Ennio Morricone
Renowned, Oscar-winning film composer Ennio Morricone passed away on July 6, 2020 in Rome. He died after complications from a fall he took...
Dragon Con 2020 Cancels Live Event, Schedules Virtual Con
Dragon Con has cancelled the live con that was scheduled for September 3-7, 2020 in Atlanta, GA. This follows months of attempts...
Chilling Adventures of Sabrina to End in Late 2020
Put away the spell books, Netflix has cancelled Chilling Adventures of Sabrina. The final eight episodes of the Kiernan Shipka-led show...
Frank Cho’s Red Sonja Limited Cover on Indiegogo
Fans of Red Sonja, the She-Devil, have the opportunity to order a limited edition cover of the fierce character. Frank Cho’s Red Sonja limited...
Gone in 60 Seconds Joins Eaglemoss Die-Cast Club
Coinciding with the 20th anniversary of Gone in 60 Seconds, Eaglemoss Die-Cast Club will launch a subscription program...
Umbrella Academy Releases Season 2 Trailer
The end of the world is happening and the dysfunctional family in The Umbrella Academy must save it. Netflix has released a trailer...
Funko, Marvel Partner on Battleworld Game
Funko and Marvel have collaborated on a new collectible game in which Thanos has created Battleworld where some of Marvel’s great...
Stargirl Renewed for Season 2, Exclusively on The CW
Stargirl has been renewed for a second season on The CW and will available exclusively on the network and its digital platforms. Season two...
Plot Holes Comic on Kickstarter
Popular comic creator Sean Murphy is introducing his new title The Plot Holes on Kickstarter. Plot Holes is a group of fictional warriors...
G.I. Joe’s Snake Eyes Series Gets 36 Covers
The Snake Eyes: Deadgame comic written and illustrated by Deadpool co-creator Rob Liefeld will be in stores next week on Wednesday, July 15...
The Road to Overstreet #50: Artist John K. Snyder III on His Multiple Guide Covers
Since Don Newton created original cover art for the fourth edition, the Guide’s cover has become an important part of each new volume...
TURNING POINTS by Maggie Thompson
Here’s the latest installment of Maggie Thompson’s ongoing look at important beginnings, middles, and ends, this time for July 10-16, 2020...
BRONZE AGE MINUTE: Superman #400
At different points throughout their future, humanity recalls legends of Superman, champion of “truth, justice and the American way...
COVER STORY: The Saga of Crystar, Crystal Warrior #8
Marvel Comics prided itself on getting top illustrators to provide covers for B-level or C-level projects. Such was the case of having...
Creator Profile: J. Allen St. John
Grandmaster of fantasy, J. Allen St. John is best known for majestically illustrating Edgar Rice Burroughs creation of the wildly entertaining...
Comics writer-editor Kelly Sue DeConnick celebrates 50. Check out these other celebrity birthdays...
Back the Comeback Charity Auction Is Open
On May 13, 2020, Diamond Comic Distributors and Alliance Game Distributors, companies of Geppi Family Enterprises, partnered...
600 Art Lots in ComicLink Focused Auction End July 14
The Original Art Session of the current ComicLink Focused Auction will close on Tuesday, July 14 at 8 PM ET/5 PM PT. The session features...
Silver Age Keys in Metropolis’ eBay Store
Metropolis has added a selection of Silver Age keys and some from the Golden Age in their eBay store...
Movie Posters Never Seen or Sold in Heritage Auction
Within the almost 700 lots of Heritage’s movie posters auction on July 25-26, 2020 are rarities that have never been seen or never been sold...
eMoviePoster’s July Major Auction Closes July 12
Part III of eMoviePoster’s July Major Auction is now open with 291 posters, campaign books, lobby cards, and more. This portion of the auction...
JFK’s Bomber Jacket in Profiles in History Auction
President John F. Kennedy’s personal G-1 bomber jacket is going to be auctioned through Profiles in History on July 23, 2020...
Hake’s Seeks Consignments for Next Premier Auction
With another $1.5 million auction in the books, Hake’s Auctions is getting ready for their next premier event of 2020. The long-running auction...
Rare Keys, Timely Comics in ComicLink Previews
ComicLink has added a large selection of classic and rare Timely Comics featuring the early, Golden Age years of the great Marvel heroes...
Hero Adds 6 New Sketches to eBay Store
Hero Initiative has uploaded another round of original art to their eBay store. They include Christopher Ivy’s Green Lantern on Hero sketch...
High Grade SA Spider-Man Run in Pedigree Auction
Pedigree Comics’ upcoming July auction will debut a high grade, CGC-certified original owner Silver Age Collection out of Elkhart, Indiana...
Game-Used Sports Items in Grey Flannel Auction
Grey Flannel Auctions’ July 22 summer auction of elite game-used sports memorabilia features 50-year collection of former pro sports equipment...
High Grade X-Men, Spider-Man in Heritage Weekly
Heritage has a pair of Marvel-ous high grade comics featuring the X-Men and Spider-Man in their Sunday & Monday Comics, Animation...
Morphy Coin-Op & Antique Ad Auction Nets $3M
Morphy’s June 20-21 Coin-Op & Antique Advertising Auction of fresh-to-market collections hits the jackpot at $3 million...
Bruneau & Co Antiques & Fine Art Auction
Bruneau & Co.’s July 23 Antiques & Fine Art Auction, internet-only, will feature paintings by Indian artists Maqbool Hussain, B. Prabha...
Tim Rozon Gives Tour of Vagrant Queen’s Galaxy to Schitt’s Creek
Actor Tim Rozon has built an eclectic résumé in everything from musical drama on Instant Star to supernatural Western on Wynonna Earp...
Timelining The Katzenjammer Kids
While nowhere near as popular today as once upon a time, Hans, Fritz, and their grumpy, seafaring stepdad are still known...
“You Sunk My Battleship!”
War has long served as an inspiration for tabletop games, and perhaps one of the best-known mass market success stories in the genre...
Airplane! Swan Dives to 40th Anniversary
Parody movies are tough to execute. They need to be funny with lots of nods to the source material and jokes at their own expense...
Donald Duck Debuts!
OK, he really debuted over 70 years ago, in an animated short entitled The Wise Little Hen. He sure has come a long way since then!
The Preferred Blonde
The silver screen has mesmerized us for decades with clever stories, impressive effects, twists, turns, and musical melodies.
July 10-12: Shore Leave Virtual Experience
Shore Leave will host a virtual experience on July 10-12, 2020, in lieu of the live event that was scheduled for those dates...
July 10-12: Tampa Bay Comic Con
Tampa Bay Comic Con is coming up soon on July 10-12, 2020. The three-day event will be held at the Tampa Convention Center...
July 17-19: Days of the Dead Indianapolis
Days of the Dead Indianapolis is going on as scheduled on July 17-19, 2020. The horror con will be held at the Marriott Center...
UPDATE: Atlanta Comic Con Postponed
Atlanta Comic Con, which was scheduled for July 31 to August 2, 2020, has been postponed. The show will return...
UPDATE: ConnectiCon Cancelled
Hartford, Connecticut’s ConnectiCon that was scheduled for July 9-12, 2020 has been cancelled. The show announced...
UPDATE: Denver Pop Culture Con Cancelled
Denver Pop Culture Con has cancelled their November 2020 convention. The next Denver Pop Culture Con will be held on May 14-16, 2021...
UPDATE: Flashback Weekend Chicago Horror Con Postponed
The Flashback Weekend Chicago Horror Con has been rescheduled. The con has moved from its July 31 to August 2, 2020...
UPDATE: GalaxyCon Raleigh Postponed
GalaxyCon has postponed the show that was scheduled for July 30 to August 2, 2020. The Raleigh, North Carolina...
UPDATE: SC Comicon Postponed
SC Comicon, which was scheduled on July 18-19, 2020, has been postponed. The show has rescheduled for next year...
UPDATE: TerrifiCon Cancelled
TerrifiCon, which was scheduled for August 14-16, 2020, has been cancelled. The next installment was announced for July 30...
Web Store Spotlight: Artistry of Amanda Conner
If you’re a comic book fan, unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know that Amanda Conner is a very popular artist who has...
Kirkman, Samnee’s Fire Power On Sale in August
Fire Power #1, the partnering between Robert Kirkman and Chris Samnee, will be on sale Wednesday, August 5, 2020. It will be an extra...
Miguel Mercado Inks Cover Deal with BOOM! Studios
Artist Miguel Mercado has signed a deal with BOOM! Studios to create 20 covers on some of their top comics through 2021. Mercado’s next variant...
The Boys Get Wanted Posters for Season 2
New promo material for season two of The Boys puts each member of the team on a vintage-style wanted poster. The new artwork...
In his first assignment as Sheriff of Georgia Space Sector, Malcolm Reynolds is investigating murder and corporate espionage...
Nancy Drew & the Hardy Boys: The Death of Nancy Drew #2
When Nancy Drew helped Joe and Frank Hardy find who killed their father, they uncovered a criminal organization called the Syndicate...
Nathaniel Dusk, Private Investigator #1-4
One of the great developments during the creative boom that comics enjoyed in the...
The Earliest Bradbury
Even before his passing in 2012, the celebrated author of The Martian Chronicles, Fahrenheit 451, The Illustrated Man...
Warden Ouroboros Vol. 1
The Warden is the greatest hero on Earth. He’s strong, altruistic, powerful, respected, and loved by the people. But his story is a lie...
Kevin Eastman Studios
Kevin Eastman Studios is a fan site dedicated to the co-creator of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. An in-depth website...
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