Wednesday, June 3, 2020
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Shipping Update: Overstreet Guide #1 Facsimile Edition
The softcover version of The Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide #1 facsimile edition, which was originally solicited to arrive...
TMNT: Road to 100 Deluxe Edition Out June 3
The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles reach their landmark 100th issue at IDW Publishing with a special hardcover edition...
Disney World Targets July Phased Reopening
Walt Disney World Resort has announced a phased reopening beginning in July 2020 after months of being closed due to the coronavirus pandemic...
The Forbidden Game Novels Get TV Adaptation
L.J. Smith’s The Forbidden Game book series is getting a TV adaptation by Greg Berlanti’s Berlanti Productions for The CW...
Wizard World Virtual: Perfect Strangers, Pretty Little Liars, Runaways
Wizard World’s next round of virtual experiences include cast reunions from Perfect Strangers, Pretty Little Liars, and Runaways...
13th Dimension Shares Top 1970 Comic Prices from Guide #1 Facsimile
The Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year, and with that milestone, Gemstone Publishing...
CBCS Mail-In Signing with James Tynion IV, Others
CBCS is hosting a mail-in signing with James Tynion IV, Lucio Parrillo, Carla Cohen, Inhyuk Lee, and Francesco Mattina. This opportunity...
Fantagraphics to Publish Windsor-Smith’s Monsters
Fantagraphics has announced that they will publish writer-artist Barry Windsor-Smith’s original graphic novel, Monsters...
Galaxy Con Virtual Experiences: Stranger Things to Power Rangers
In lieu of regular in-person conventions, Galaxy Con is hosting virtual experiences for con fans who want to meet celebrity guests...
Marvel Legends Deadpool, X-Force Figures
Deadpool and X-Force are featured in Hasbro’s next wave of Marvel Legends action figures. The Merc with the Mouth is getting...
Ryan Gosling in Talks for Wolfman Role
Ryan Gosling is currently in talks to star in Wolfman, the next Universal monster movie, following the successful relaunch...
The Road to Overstreet #50: Brave and the Bold #28
Comic books are filled with so many exceptional heroes that the task of putting them into a team setting must be daunting...
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 May 29 through June 4, 2020...
BRONZE AGE MINUTE: Marvel Team-Up #41
Cotton Mather uses Doctor Doom’s time machine to bring the Scarlet Witch to Salem of 1692 – for a burning...
Creator Profile: Herb Trimpe
Comic book artist Herb Trimpe’s work on The Incredible Hulk defined the look of the character for many and he illustrated Wolverine’s first...
Star Trek star Zachary Quinto is 43. Check out these other celebrity birthdays...
Heritage’s ‘The Tick’ Auction Grabs $102K
Costumers from Amazon Prime’s cult series fetch thousands apiece as Heritage, ScreenBid welcome almost 400 bidders to online sale...
High Grade Hulk Run in Pedigree’s June Value Auction
Pedigree Comics’ upcoming June auction will feature an Incredible Hulk run of #104-262 in 9.4 and higher with a handful in 9.2...
ComicConnect Reports Event Auction #42 Results
ComicConnect kicked off their 2020 auction season with Event Auction #42, which saw many highlights among comics, art, and video games...
Beatles Photo Collection at Just Kids Nostalgia
The Paul Goresh Collection of Beatles photos is offered for sale through Just Kids Nostalgia on eBay. The collection, showcased...
William Hughes Lands $5 Million Comic Collection
William Hughes of William Hughes’ Vintage Collectibles has recently taken possession of a comic book collection that he values...
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...
ComicLink Seeks Consignments for Upcoming Auctions
With the current ComicLink Spring Featured Auction closing this week and early next week, the firm is busy accepting consignments for upcoming...
June D. Winkler Estate Items in Andrew Jones Auction
Property from June D. Winkler’s estate will be sold Tuesday, June 16, online-only, by Andrew Jones Auctions...
Henri Nuber Baseball Card Auction at Heritage
Heritage Auctions is up to bat with The Henri Nuber PSA Set Registry Auction on Thursday, June 18, 2020 at 10 PM CT...
Crescent City Summer Estates Catalog Auction
Crescent City Auction Gallery’s two-day important summer estates catalog auction will be held the weekend of June 13-14...
Fantastic Four #1, X-Men #1 in Heritage Weekly
The first issues of the Fantastic Four and X-Men are among the top lots in Heritage’s Sunday & Monday Comics, Animation & Art Weekly...
Hero Adds 7 Sketches to Their eBay Store
The Hero Initiative has added seven new sketches and drawings to their eBay store. They are a Scott Koblish Deadpool sketch on Hero coaster...
Peter Pan, Walt Disney Autographs in Heritage Animation Art Auction
One of the largest collections of art from Peter Pan ever brought to market, including masterpieces by David Hall and Mary Blair, plus a large...
Revolutionary War Tomahawk Sets Record At $664K
Revolutionary War tomahawk auctioned in Pennsylvania sets world record at $664,200...
William Bunch to Auction Historical Archive
William Bunch to auction extraordinary historical archive from Philadelphia family of Declaration of Independence signatory Francis Hopkinson...
Elongated Man Stretches Across 60 Years
Elongated Man, the plucky detective who can stretch to great lengths and manipulate himself into many shapes, has reached his 60th anniversary...
Five Daredevil Collections to Help Pass the Time
Now is a good time to escape into a fictional version of New York, one patrolled by Matt Murdock’s alter ego, Daredevil, the Man Without Fear...
A Firestar is Born
Angelica “Angel” Jones, aka Firestar was introduced in 1981 on the Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends animated show...
“Out of the Inkwell” Comes Koko the Klown
When looking into the history of animation, “Out of the Inkwell” studios will most certainly come into play.
Hair Raising Misdeeds of Roku
Roku is one of Valiant’s most dangerous characters. An assassin and martial artist, she has worked for the Weaponeer organization and...
A Very Wise Little Hen
Walt Disney’s Silly Symphonies were an apex of entertainment during the 1930s. But they weren’t just enjoyable cartoons...
To Lilliput and Beyond!
Generations upon generations produce novels, songs, poetry, and art that reflects and sometimes insults the time period. Successive...
UPDATE: Days of the Dead Las Vegas Postponed
The Days of the Dead Las Vegas horror convention has been postponed from the original June 19-21 dates to October 16-18...
UPDATE: Earp Expo Postponed
Earp Expo, the Wynonna Earp convention experience in New Orleans, has been postponed. The show has moved from its June 12-14...
UPDATE: Fan Expo Dallas Cancelled
Due to COVID-19 and recommendations from Dallas County, the Fan Expo Dallas 2020 convention has been cancelled...
UPDATE: Lexington Comic & Toy Convention Postponed
The Lexington Comic & Toy Convention that was scheduled for June 18-21, 2020 has been postponed. The con has been...
UPDATE: MegaCon Orlando Cancelled
MegaCon Orlando has cancelled their 2020 convention, which was scheduled for June 4-7, 2020. They announced that the regular show...
UPDATE: Niagara Falls Comic Con Postponed
Niagara Falls Comic Con has been rescheduled for September 11-13, 2020. Those who bought tickets...
UPDATE: Otakon Cancelled
Otakon, which was scheduled for July 31 through August 2, 2020, has been cancelled. The anime convention...
UPDATE: Rose City Comic Con Cancelled
Rose City Comic Con, which was scheduled for September 11-13, 2020, has been cancelled. The con will return to the Oregon Convention Center...
UPDATE: Salt City Comic Con Cancelled
Salt City Comic Con has cancelled their convention, which was scheduled for July 4-5, 2020. The event will return to the Expo Center...
UPDATE: Steel City Con Postponed
Steel City Con in Monroeville, Pennsylvania, has been postponed until August 14-16, 2020. Tickets purchased for the original dates..
UPDATE: WhedonCon Postponed
WhedonCon has been postponed from their spring dates to October 30 to November 1, 2020, naming it Hallo-WhedonCon. All badges...
UPDATE: Wizard World Philadelphia Postponed
The Wizard World Philadelphia convention that was scheduled for June 19-21, 2020 has been postponed. The con has been rescheduled...
UPDATE: Wizard World St. Louis Postponed
Wizard World St. Louis, which was initially planned for June 5-7, 2020, has been postponed. It has been rescheduled...
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: Heroes Convention Cancelled
Heroes Convention, which was scheduled for June 19-21, 2020, has been cancelled. The convention will return to the Charlotte Convention Center...
UPDATE: Indiana Comic Convention Postponed
The Indiana Comic Convention that was slated for June 26-28, 2020 has been postponed. The show may plan an event for late 2020...
UPDATE: Mad Monster Party Arizona Postponed
Mad Monster Party has been postponed. The Glendale, AZ con has been moved from June 19-21 to October 9-11, 2020...
UPDATE: TerrifiCon Cancelled
TerrifiCon, which was scheduled for August 14-16, 2020, has been cancelled. The next installment was announced for July 30...
Overstreet Most Valuable Comic: Captain America Comics #1
Captain America Comics #1 is known for the introduction of Steve Rogers, also known as Captain America! Steve Rogers was created...
Web Store Spotlight: Overstreet’s Comic Book Quarterly #4
Don’t let our internal confusion fool you. The series may have had three names in the span of six issues, but every issue...
Victoria Mahoney in Talks to Direct Kill Them All
Victoria Mahoney made history as the first woman to direct a Star Wars movie in her role as second unit director on The Rise of Skywalker...
Armed & Dangerous #1-4
Armed & Dangerous was originally a four-issue black and white limited series written and illustrated by veteran comic book artist...
A new arc begins in Avengers #33 with “The Age of Khonshu,” which brings Moon Knight into the book – as the antagonist...
Harley Quinn #72
Since her mother died, Harley Quinn has been somewhat aimless. Her latest adventure took her to Los Angeles where she became...
The Walking Dead Vol. 1: Days Gone Bye
I know, this seems obvious – everyone and their mother has heard of The Walking Dead. But, it’s the type of story that can entice and attract...
Warriors of Plasm: The Collected Edition
There’s a grand history of science fiction-themed comic books, but in truth there’s a lot more bad science fiction...
Guest Review: Overstreet #1 Facsimile Edition
Beau Smith, creator of Wynonna Earp, was among the first readers to receive a copy of the facsimile edition and shared his impression of the book...
Library of American Comics
The Library of American Comics has introduced a new website dedicated to their projects...
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