Marvel's The Avengers franchise may be unstoppable at the box office, but Justice League of America #1 in CGC 9.6 wins with vintage comics collectors.
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We've covered a lot of chart-busting sales of the first appearance of Spider-Man in Amazing Fantasy #15 during the first decade of Bleeding Cool. It is
On our way to discussing Thor: Ragnarok art in this Comic Connect Event Auction, we discuss Stan Lee, Jack Kirby, and having lunch with a Marvel character.
Hergé's first Tintin cover art has just passed the $1 million mark in auction bidding. The piece had a pre-auction estimate of $1.3 million.
Reading through Craig Yoe's excellent and surprising The Unknown Anti-War Comics is a sharp reminder of the shifting political realities of that era of
Many will tell you that the Captain Marvel who debuted in1939 in Whiz Comics is the original Captain Marvel. But there is another before Fawcett's.
The tree has been trimmed, the lights hung with care, and all about your household good cheer is abundant. This time of year is rife with reflection on
Fiction House title Planet Comics has long been considered one of the most collectible titles of the Golden Age. The combination of hard-charging and
On September 14, 1842, a publication which has widely been considered the first comic book to be published in the United States of America was released by
The story behind this particular Super Weird Hero starts -- as many such stories did in those times -- with a man named Everett "Busy" Arnold.
The Hip Knox story that Craig Yoe has chosen for inclusion in his Super Weird Heroes Volume 2 is one of my favorite weird tales in this book, but not just
If there's one thing that studying comics history has taught me, it's that there's usually a reason for Weird.
Yes, it's true: Steve Ditko invented the universal hand gesture for metal/rock. Gene Simmons of KISS picked it up from Doctor Strange, the rest is history.
Suspense Comics is a short-lived suspense/horror title best known for some startling covers, particularly the cover of this issue, which has become one of the best known covers of the Golden Age.
I've been revisiting old comics through the lens of world history lately, and the results are often surprising. We tend to think of comics as being influenced by film, books, and other media, and while they have been, it's far less true than one might think.