Tuesday, May 24, 2022
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Eisner Awards 2022 Nominations Announced
Comic-Con International has announced the 2022 nominations for the Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards. Nominees were chosen for 32 categories...
She-Hulk Smashes (Works & Socializes) in First Trailer
Disney+ has released the first trailer for the upcoming Marvel series She-Hulk: Attorney At Law. With a tagline like...
Steve Borock Joins MyComicShop as Senior Consignment Director
Steve Borock, the co-founder and Head Grader of third party grader CBCS, is leaving the company. He is taking on a new role as Senior...
In Memoriam: Dijjo Lima
Brazilian comic book artist and graphic designer Dijjo Lima died of a pulmonary embolism and cardiac arrest on Sunday, May 15...
Heritage at Collector’s Showcase June 5 in Denver
Heritage Auctions will be exhibiting at the Comic Collector’s Showcase at the Embassy Suites Denver Central Park on Sunday, June 5, 2022...
Elizabeth Olsen to do Private Signing Event
Actress Elizabeth Olsen has signed on for a private signing through CGC, ACE Assist, and KLF Sports. Olsen is well known by Marvel fans...
Valiant & Blanx Partner on Line of Sneakers
Soon Valiant fans can take their fandom to the streets. Valiant Entertainment has partnered with Blanx, an apparel brand that tells...
Detective Comics #27 CGC 6.5 Hits $1.74M in Goldin Auction
Another comic has surpassed the $1 million sales mark. On May 21, 2022, Goldin Auctions sold a copy of Detective Comics #27 CGC 6.5...
In Memoriam: Colin Cantwell
Star Wars concept artist Colin Cantwell died at his home in Colorado on Saturday, May 21, 2022. He was 90 years old...
In Memoriam: Vangelis
Academy Award-winning composer Vangelis died on May 17, 2022, though a cause of death was not announced. He was 79 years old...
Ms. Marvel Embraces Destiny in New Trailer
Destiny can be a tricky thing. So can finding an artifact that gives one superpowers! Those are the lessons that Kamala Khan...
Stranger Things Season 4 Part I/II Episode Split
Stranger Things makes its long-awaited return to Netflix this week. In February 2022, the Duffer Brothers let fans know that the fourth season...
Inside the Guide: Top 10 Silver Age Books in 1995
The Silver Age of comics was a pivotal time in comics history. Marvel introduced a slew of characters who would become industry leaders...
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 20-26, 2022...
BRONZE AGE MINUTE: The Legion of Super-Heroes #300
As the Legion prepares for a celebration, Brainiac 5 seeks to cure an ally trapped by visions of alternate futures...
COVER STORY: The Thing #7 (Marvel Comics)
In 1983, Marvel brought all of its senior editors out west to what was then called the San Diego Comic Con, leaving the assistant...
Singer Stevie Nicks is turning 74. Check out these other celebrity birthdays...
ComicConnect’s Zurzolo Previews Event Auction
ComicConnect’s Event Auction #50, filled with important comic keys and other collectibles, opened for bidding on May 16, 2022. Now that...
ComicLink Spring Featured Auction Now Open
The latest ComicLink Spring Featured Auction is now open for bidding. This is one of the biggest ComicLink Auctions of the year and it’s packed...
eMoviePoster’s May Auctions Total Nearly $300K
Throughout May 2022, eMoviePoster hosted auctions with one-sheets, pressbooks, lobby cards, special posters, and bulk lots...
Pedigree May Grand Auction Closes May 25
Pedigree Comics’ Late May Grand Auction featuring high grade Marvel keys is now open for bidding. The auction began on Monday, May 16...
Hake’s Offers Boba Fett Rocket-Firing Prototype in Star Wars Auction
For over 40 years Boba Fett has stood out as a favorite Star Wars character despite his very limited screentime. After his debut...
Heritage First VHS & Home Entertainment Auction
Fire up the VCR because Heritage is hosting their inaugural VHS and Home Entertainment Signature Auction on June 9, 2022. Featuring 262 lots...
Original Art Pages, Sketches in Hero’s eBay Store
The Hero Initiative has added six new pieces of original art and sketches to eBay. The new material includes Jeffrey Brown’s Luke Skywalker...
Maud Lewis Art Nabs CA$501,500 at Miller & Miller
A pair of oil on board paintings by the Canadian folk artist Maud Lewis (1901-1970) blasted through their presale estimates to finish...
First Zoom, Sonic & Knuckles in Heritage Weekly
Minnie Mouse and Daisy Duck illustrations, Professor Zoom’s debut, and a sealed copy of Sonic & Knuckles are featured lots in Heritage’s...
ComicLink Seeks Auction Consignments
ComicLink is accepting seller consignments now for upcoming auctions. The next consignment opportunity is for the auction starting...
Hake’s Seeks Consignments for Premier Auctions
Hake’s Auctions is seeking pop culture and Americana memorabilia consignments for upcoming premier auctions. They are looking...
Fine & Decorative Art in Everard Auction
On June 1-2, 2022, Everard Auctions will present a diverse selection of fine and decorative art, featuring property from the Estate...
Antiques & Art in Clarke Auction Gallery’s June 5 Sale
Clarke Auction Gallery will present an auction that will appeal to traditional antiques and arts collectors as well as new buyers looking...
Morphy to Sell Knudsen’s Petroliana & Soda Pop Signs
Morphy Auctions has been chosen to auction the Bobby Knudsen Jr Collection of antique and vintage petroliana and soda pop signs...
Sam Gilliam Art Headlines Neue Auction
An abstract acrylic on canvas collage and enamel on aluminum work by African American artist Sam Gilliam (b. 1933) is the expected headliner...
Convention Recap: Fan Expo Calgary
With two years of pent-up fan expectations, comic book collectors and pop culture aficionados converged on the Big Four and BMO Centre...
The classic cartoon character Betty Boop first shimmied onto the scene almost 80 years ago in a 1930 cartoon from the Fleischer Studios...
Star Wars’ Early Bird Certificate and Mailer Kit
Star Wars toys had a major impact on movie tie-ins, movie marketing campaigns, and the toy industry at large. Advertising/publicity supervisor...
Abra Kadabra & the Magic of Science
Abra Kadabra, aka Citizen Abra, hails from the 64th century where science is so advanced that stage magic is no longer considered an impressive...
Gene Autry At a Glance
Before becoming a famous singer and actor, Gene Autry worked as a railroad laborer and a telegrapher. In 1928, he landed his first...
The Lasting Popularity of Cowboy Bebop
The late 1990s saw a huge surge of anime coming to the United States thanks to the success of series such as...
May 26-29: Star Wars Celebration
Star Wars Celebration is returning on May 26-29, 2022. The con will be held at the Anaheim Convention Center, at 800 W. Katella Avenue...
May 27-29: Phoenix Fan Fusion
Phoenix Fan Fusion is scheduled for May 27-29, 2022, at the Phoenix Convention Center, located at 100 N Third Street, Phoenix, AZ...
June 3-5: Awesome Con
Awesome Con, the large comics and pop culture event in DC, is coming up soon on June 3-5, 2022. Once again, the con is returning...
June 3-5: Niagara Falls Comic Con
Niagara Falls Comic Con is scheduled for June 3-5, 2022, at the Niagara Falls Convention Centre at 6815 Stanley Avenue, Niagara Falls, Canada...
June 4-5: 3 Rivers Comicon
The next 3 Rivers Comicon is coming up soon on June 4-5, 2022, at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center, located at...
June 5: Rocky Mountain Con Comic Collectors Showcase
The Rocky Mountain Con (RMC) Comic Collector’s Showcase is scheduled for Sunday, June 5, 2022. The event will be held...
June 10-12: Rangerstop and Pop Con
The next Rangerstop and Pop Con is coming up soon on June 10-12, 2022. The show will be held at the Sheraton Atlanta Hotel...
June 17-19: Fan Expo Dallas
The Fan Expo team is heading to Texas on June 17-19, 2022, for Fan Expo Dallas. The convention will be held at the Kay Bailey Hutchison...
June 17-19: Spooky Empire
Spooky Empire is coming up soon on June 17-19, 2022, at the Wyndham Orlando Resort, located at 8001 International Drive in Orlando, Florida...
June 24-26: Heroes Convention
The next Heroes Convention will be held on June 24-26, 2022, at the Charlotte Convention Center, located at 501 S. College Street...
July 1-3: Fan Expo Denver
Fan Expo Denver is running on July 1-3, 2022, at the Colorado Convention Center, located at 700 14th Street in Denver, Colorado...
July 7-10: Fan Expo Chicago
Fan Expo Chicago will be held at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, at 5555 N. River Road, in Rosemont, Illinois, on July 7-10, 2022...
July 8-10: Mad Monster Party Arizona
The next Mad Monster Party Arizona is scheduled for July 8-10, 2022, at the Renaissance Phoenix Glendale Hotel...
Batman v. Arya Stark in MultiVersus Trailer
Ever wonder what it’d be like if Shaggy and Batman teamed up? How about Harley Quinn and Taz? That’s what Warner Bros. fans...
Dynamite Announces New James Bond Comic
James Bond is returning to comic form for 007 by writer Phillip Kennedy Johnson (Action Comics) and artist Marco Finnegan...
Gun Honey: Blood for Blood Covers Revealed
Joanna Tan, the weapons expert known as Gun Honey, will start a new mission in Gun Honey: Blood for Blood. The creative team...
Renfrew of the Mounted History Book
Canadian Mounties have been the subject of popular fiction and historical volumes for over 100 years. Adventure writer Laurie York Erskine...
Fathom Events Movie Anniversary Showings in June
Throughout June 2022, Fathom Events is hosting anniversary screenings for popular films from animation to science fiction...
Older Women Go Battle Royale in Golden Rage Comic
Image Comics is introducing a bold new comic described as “Battle Royale meets The Golden Girls.” In Golden Rage, a society...
Power Rangers Comic Introduces the Death Ranger
A mysterious and deadly Ranger who could greatly harm the Morphin Grid is entering the Power Rangers comic world at BOOM! Studios...
The new Angel series takes place in an alternate reality where Angel and Cordelia star in a TV show about a vampire detective, Gunn is...
After Sgt. Troy’s suspicious death, Peris was taken away and the rest of the Ironclads were sent back home where they were attacked...
Jennifer Blood #8
Due to a disagreement on just how much carnage to cause, Jennifer Blood and Eagle did not kill General Flores in the last issue. But, they...
RETRO REVIEW: All-Star Western #21
First, they teamed him with Booster Gold and somehow made it work. Then writers Jimmy Palmiotti and Justin Gray and artist Moritat...
The Fox: Family Values #1
Back in 2013, writer/artist Dean Haspiel (along with writer Mark Waid) unveiled his take on Archie’s superhero character Paul Patton...
As the years go by, technology is constantly expanding to create new and exciting things! Now, instead of waiting...
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