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Skottie Young Shares Memories of Mike Wieringo Before Ringo Awards
The fourth annual Mike Wieringo Comic Book Industry Awards (Ringo Awards) will be held this weekend during Baltimore Comic-Con...
WandaVision Gets Decade-Based Funko Pops
Wanda Maximoff and Vision are getting the Funko Pop treatment ahead of the premiere of WandaVision. The toy retailer is releasing...
Baltimore Comic-Con Live: 50 Years of Overstreet Panel
Cover art took center stage in the “50 Years of Overstreet” panel during the Baltimore Comic-Con Live virtual experience. Kevin Nowlan and John...
Batwoman Presents Javicia Leslie’s Batsuit
Batwoman has revealed the first full look at Javicia Leslie’s Batsuit for the second season of The CW superhero show. Leslie has joined...
Bryan Edward Hill to Write Power Rangers Movie
eOne and Hasbro have tapped Bryan Edward Hill to write the next Power Rangers movie, which will be directed by Jonathan Entwistle...
CGC Signing: Adam Kubert & Benjamin Percy
Wolverine comic artist Adam Kubert and writer Benjamin Percy have signed on for an In-House Private Signing with CGC...
Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, Release Date & Trailer
Netflix has announced the release date and a teaser for the fourth and final installment of Chilling Adventures of Sabrina. Fans can ring in the...
Fundraiser for Comics Industry Pro Larry Shell
Comics industry professional Larry Shell needs donations to help pay overdue property taxes before his house is listed for tax sale...
In Memoriam: Jerry Jeff Walker
Country singer and songwriter Jerry Jeff Walker died on Friday, October 23, 2020 after a long battle with throat cancer...
Lego Star Wars Holiday Special Crosses Timelines
Disney+ has previewed the Lego Star Wars Holiday Special, which will feature some “what if?” storylines in which characters...
Nickelodeon Develops Comic Book Store Sitcom
Nickelodeon is heading to the comic book store for their new sitcom Warped!, which pairs an odd couple duo to work in a comic shop...
Ringo Award Winners Announced
The Ringo Awards were held on Saturday, October 24, 2020, during Baltimore Comic-Con’s virtual event. The awards, named to honor...
Tiny Toons Reboot on HBO Max, Cartoon Network
The Tiny Toons are heading back to TV with Tiny Toons Looniversity on HBO Max and Cartoon Network. Tiny Toons Looniversity will capture...
Trina Robbins’ Artwork Stolen
Trina Robbins is seeking help finding her original artwork that has been stolen. Robbins loaned five pieces of her original comic art...
Valiant Virtual Portfolio Reviews in November
Valiant Entertainment is hosting another round of virtual portfolio reviews for aspiring comic book artists and to find new creators...
Inside the Guide: Beistle Halloween Decorations
A love of Halloween and a love of horror are not interchangeable appreciations. Some people enjoy the thrill of mystery and make believe...
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 October 23-29, 2020...
BRONZE AGE MINUTE: Warlord #4
Morgan’s legion lays siege to the city of Thera in an effort to earn freedom – and rescue Tara from Deimos...
COVER STORY: Shogun Warriors #1
When you look closely at legendary comic creator Herb Trimpe’s work, the Marvel Comics mainstay was quite dramatic without being spectacular...
Creator Profile: Mickey Spillane
Mickey Spillane was a the novelist, short story writer, and American icon. In 1947 he wrote the surprise hit novel I, The Jury...
Game of Thrones star Gwendoline Christie will be 42. Check out these other celebrity birthdays...
McFarlane Spider-Man #299 Cover at ComicLink
ComicLink has added a significant piece of original art to their upcoming Fall Featured Auction Preview: the Todd McFarlane cover...
ComicLink: Comics, Art, Games Close Oct. 23-30
ComicLink auction with comic books, art, and video games closes soon on October 23 through October 30...
Hake’s Seeks Consignments for Next Premier Auction
Hake’s Auctions is already gathering consignments for their next premier event and would love to add your collectibles to it, according to Hake’s...
WATA-Graded Video Game Auction on CertifiedLink
The CertifiedLink.com Fall Auction is now open with over 100 WATA-certified video games, including some of the most desirable video games...
New Comic Highlights in ComicLink Featured Auction
ComicLink is still accepting seller consignments of higher value comic books and art for their Fall Featured Auction which starts on November 17...
Antique Toys, Trains, More in Bertoia Fall Auction
Bertoia’s November 12-13 Annual Fall Auction rolls out antique toys, trains, and holiday antiques with impeccable provenance...
Bronze Age X-Men Run in Pedigree Nov. Auction
Pedigree Comics’ upcoming November auction will feature a group of high grade (CGC 9.4 and higher) Bronze Age X-Men and Uncanny X-Men...
eMoviePoster: One-Sheets, More in Sunday Auction
eMoviePoster’s current Sunday auction contains 1,000 folded one-sheets and 555 non-U.S. posters and lobby cards from many countries...
First Vision, Spider-Man in Heritage Weekly Auction
The first appearances of Vision and Spider-Man are featured lots in Heritage’s Sunday & Monday Comics, Animation, & Art Weekly Online...
Hake’s Baseball & Other Sports Online Auction Opens Nov. 2
Hake’s Auctions is turning their attention toward America’s pastime for their next online exclusive event. The Baseball & Other Sports...
Heritage Vintage Movie Poster Auction Nov. 21-22
A slate of highly regarded and rare movie posters will cross the auction block in Heritage’s Vintage Posters Signature Auction on November...
Marilyn Monroe, More Signatures in University Archives Auction
Rare items signed by Marilyn Monroe, George Washington & Napoleon Bonaparte will headline University Archives’ Nov. 11 online auction...
Nauck, More Art Added to Hero’s eBay Store
The Hero Initiative has uploaded five new pieces of art to their eBay store. The new pieces include Todd Nauck’s Supergirl...
Original Handwritten Lyrics to Elvis’ “Heartbreak Hotel” at Weiss Auctions
The original handwritten lyrics to the classic 1956 Elvis Presley hit song “Heartbreak Hotel,” a copy of Yoko Ono’s book Grapefruit signed by John...
Superworld Comics All American Sale
From October 30 to November 30, 2020, Superworld will host their All American Sale with everything discounted 10% to 50%...
Thousands of Lobby Cards in ComicConnect Auction
Thousands of lobby cards from across movie genres have been added to the upcoming Quick Draw Collection auction at ComicConnect...
Happy Birthday, Charlie Brown!
Charlie Brown is a cultural touchstone that teaches all of us how to overcome obstacles and get through a bad day. Charlie, the main...
History of a Honey-Hungry Bear
During World War I, troops from the town of Winnipeg in Manitoba were traveling east...
The Crypt-Keeper’s Tale
Tales from the Crypt was a bimonthly horror anthology comic published by EC that quickly gained notoriety for its gruesome content...
Mr. Potato Head First Introduced as Parts!
Mr. Potato Head was the first toy to ever be advertised on network television, selling more than $100 million dollars in revenue for the...
It’s a Dead Girl Party
Violence and death are a big part of superhero comics, so it’s no surprise that some characters have abilities tied to the afterlife. Dead Girl...
Pierre-François Jumeau’s Dollmaking Business
In 1845, Pierre-François Jumeau created a doll making company in Paris that became a standard by which other doll makers would be measured...
November 21: Richmond Comicon
Richmond Comicon is back on November 21, 2020 at the Richmond Raceway, located at 600 E. Laburnum Avenue in Richmond, VA...
December 4-6: Steel City Con
The Steel City Con returns to the Monroeville Convention Center at 209 Mall Boulevard, Monroeville, PA on December 4-6, 2020...
December 9-13: Official Star Trek Convention
The Official Star Trek Convention will return on December 9-13, 2020 at Caesars Forum Conference Center, located at 3911 Koval...
December 10-13: GalaxyCon Raleigh
The GalaxyCon Raleigh convention will be held on December 10-13, 2020 at the Raleigh Convention Center at 500 S Salisbury Street...
January 8-10: Wizard World New Orleans
Wizard World will tentatively kick off their schedule of live shows in 2021 with their New Orleans convention on January 8-10...
UPDATE: Awesome Con 2020 Cancelled
Awesome Con, which is held in Washington, DC, has cancelled the convention that was scheduled for December 11-13, 2020...
UPDATE: GalaxyCon Minneapolis Cancelled
The GalaxyCon Minneapolis show that was set for November 6-8, 2020, has been cancelled. They did not announce dates...
UPDATE: Hampton Comicon Postponed
Hampton, Virginia’s Hampton Comicon has postponed the convention that was scheduled for October 31-November 1, 2020...
UPDATE: NorthEast Comic Con Postponed
The NorthEast Comic Con that was scheduled for November 27-29, 2020 in Boxboro, MA has been postponed. The convention will return...
UPDATE: Rhode Island Comic Con Postponed
The Rhode Island Comic Con that was set for November 6-8, 2020, has been cancelled. The show, which is held at the Rhode Island Convention...
Web Store Spotlight: The Overstreet Guide to Collecting Horror
The Overstreet Guide to Collecting Horror, part of Gemstone Publishing’s Overstreet line of “How To” reference books...
Marvel Comics: The First 80 Years
Amazing characters and timeless stories have populated Marvel Comics, making the publisher one of the two most significant...
Scream Queens Jamie Lee Curtis & Neve Campbell Horror Conversation
Jamie Lee Curtis and Neve Campbell have had successful careers in film and television across many genres, but to horror fans...
BOOM! Foil Variant Covers for Local Comic Shops
BOOM! Studios will issue five exclusive foil variant covers for Local Comic Shop Day 2020 on Wednesday, November 25...
Crash Bandicoot: On the Run Trailer, Launch Window
Crash Bandicoot: On the Run has released a trailer and announced the launch window for the upcoming game. The game, which was...
Angel & Spike #15
The team in Angel & Spike are dealing with all kinds of trouble right now. Werewolves have been terrorizing Los Angeles and at the end...
RETRO REVIEW: Captain America #1
Writer Ed Brubaker and artist Steve Epting start on the cover and keep things in high gear through the very last page. If this series is as good...
RETRO REVIEW: Halloween: The First Death of Laurie Strode
On Halloween night in 1978, Michael Myers went on a rampage in Haddonfield, Illinois, killing several teenagers and hospital personnel on...
RETRO REVIEW: The Moth - Volume 1
From the days when he and Mike Baron were creating indy comics heaven in the pages of Nexus, we’ve always known Steve Rude illustrated...
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Last Ronin #1
Step several years into the future where New York City is ruled by a violent tyrant and only one of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is still alive...
Brian Michael Bendis is among the most popular and influential writers and artists of the Modern Age. Jinxworld.com, Bendis’ website...
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