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Black Knight #1 Auction Happening Right Now At Heritage Auctions
A few months ago, we told you to start snapping up copies of Black Knight #1 from Atlas Comics Now, this is no easy task, as it is a tough book to get But when we told you that, Eternals has yet to be postponed by Marvel Studios That means you still have time before[...]
Mystery Tales #52 On Auction At ComicConnect Today
Ahh, Atlas Comics Mystery Tales have always eluded me in my collection; it seems whenever I come across them, I get priced out really quickly before I can consider which to get #52 has always been one of my favorite covers, the man running towards you and the mystery of the shadows in the sky,[...]
Snag A CGC Copy Of Black Knight #1 Before Eternals Hype At Heritage
One such key, Black Knight #1 from Atlas Comics in 1955, is up for auction right now on Heritage Auctions This CGC 7.0 copy is an excellent example of the book and is currently at $2,900, with only four days left to bid That means you only have until July 9th to bid people Check[...]
Venus #19 is the Pre-Code Horror You Need, Only from ComicConnect!
This pre-code beauty from Atlas Comics — the same publisher that brought us Captain America — is one of the best covers from this era, but where can you find such a comic? During today's ComicConnect event auction, the impressively horrific Venus #19 could be yours! Venus #19 is truly iconic, showing Venus in distress as[...]
Long Read: Is This An "Extinction Event" For The Comic Shop As We Know It? Or Are They "Too Stupid To Quit, Too Dumb To Die"?
For 32 years, Atlas Comics has served comic fans in the Chicago, IL, northwest area Due to the ongoing COVID-19 global pandemic, Atlas Comics has been closed since March 20th and has only been allowed to resume curbside pickup at the time of this publication Atlas Comics is one of the rare comic shops that[...]
Paramount Pictures Signs First-Look Deal for Entire Atlas Comics Library
It would appear that Paramount Pictures is making strides towards their own full comic library options for films, as the studio just signed a first-look deal with Steven Paul's SP Media Group which is in the process of acquiring a majority stake in the full library of Atlas Comics. According to a report from Variety, this[...]
Chicago's Atlas Comics Celebrates 30th Anniversary in Comics Retail Business
Chicago's Atlas Comics, founded in 1988 and a mainstay of the city, has sent out a press release announcing the celebration of their 30th Anniversary in the business The shop even survived a four-year stint as an online-only business after losing their lease in 2013. In the press release, owner John Strangeland described the atmosphere when[...]
Is Martin Goodman's Grandson Trying To Get The Name Of Atlas Comics Back?
Then it was known as Atlas Comics Then it was known as Marvel Comics. In 2010, the grandson of Martin Goodman, Jason Goodman announced a partnership with his company Nemesis Group Inc and comic publisher Ardden Entertainment to relaunch his father's Atlas Comics brand starting with two #0 issues featuring the Grim Ghost and Phoenix. With another character, Wulf[...]
Dynamite Buys The Atlas Comics Trademark From Jeffrey Stevens
A few folk have been after the Atlas Comics trademark it seems The second name of the company that would become Marvel Comics Marvel's founder Martin Goodman revived the name in 1974 after selling Marvel The line soon folded. And then in 2002, small press publisher Jeffrey Stevens registered the trademark and had it accepted In[...]