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How Was Batman Saved From Cancellation Arlen Schumer Tells All

How Was Batman Saved From Cancellation? Arlen Schumer Tells All

Arlen Schumer, author of the Silver Age of Comic Book Art, is giving two more of his live ‘visualecture’ webinars next week for the New York Adventure Club, on the life and works of Carmine Infantino and Joe Kubert Priced at $10, he’s running them during the early afternoon on the East Coast, rather than[...]

You Could Be The Next Owner of This Batman #181 from ComicConnect

You Could Be The Next Owner of This Batman #181 from ComicConnect

The cover is a beautiful Carmine Infantino and Murphy Anderson piece, featuring the dynamic duo looking at each other with hate in their eyes, while Poison Ivy stands there looking smug Has she used her toxins to turn the pair against each other?[caption id="attachment_1208060" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The issue of Batman #181 up for auction at[...]

Flash Season 4: The First Episode Back Will be the Trial of the Flash

Flash Season 4: The First Episode Back Will be the Trial of the Flash

It was a rather large story that took place in the Flash #323 through Flash #350 and was written by Cary Bates and drawn by Carmine Infantino Instead of the Thinker, though, it focused on the Flash being accused of the murder of the Reverse-Flash Plus the biggest difference, on the show it's Barry Allen[...]

Comic Book History Of Abra Kadabra

Comic Book History Of Abra Kadabra

But let's put that aside for now and focus on the comic book history of Abra Kadabra.Abra Kadabra first appeared in The Flash #128 in 1962, created by John Broome and Carmine Infantino.In the 64th century, science has made stage magic obsolete. But one Citizen Abra wants to be a magician so bad that he is[...]

A Video Tribute To 75 Years Of The Flash

A Video Tribute To 75 Years Of The Flash

For the 75th anniversary of the birth of the Flash, DC Entertainment has put together this video of the character through the three quarters of a century. With the TV show being a hit and his place in both the upcoming cinematic universe and the animated universe, it seems the Flash is more popular than […]

And Finally&#8230 The History Of The DC Universe As It Was

And Finally… The History Of The DC Universe, As It Was

Gilbert, Jim Starlin, Joe Kubert, Arthur Adams, Walter Simonson, Paul Norris, Mike Grell, Mary Wilshire, Andy Kubert, Gil Kane, Kurt Schaffenberger, Bob Kane, Curt Swan, George Pérez, Howard Chaykin, Jan Duursema, Carmine Infantino, Jim Steranko, Gray Morrow, Neal Adams, Murphy Anderson, Dave Gibbons, Gilbert Hernandez, Dan Spiegle, Frank Thorne, Ramona Fradon, Matt Wagner, Ernie Colon, Irwin[...]

Some Of The Tales Of The Batman: Carmine Infantino

Some Of The Tales Of The Batman: Carmine Infantino

DC Comics recently published Tales Of The Batman: Carmine Infantino collecting the stories that turned Batman away from his more campy side and in the direction of the Batman of today But are the choice of issues all they're cracked up to be? The solicitation reads, The “new look” Batman made his debut in 1964, and[...]

The Mount Rushmore Of The Comic Industry

The Mount Rushmore Of The Comic Industry

Schwartz had a huge hand in what DC Comics is today but that hand was played behind the scenes.Carmine Infantino – An artist and editor, Infantino helped shaped DC Comics Silver-Age by taking the original Flash’s Mercury inspired costume and replacing it with something much more sleek and iconic He also went on to be[...]

Help Get Bill Finger A Google Doodle For His 100th Birthday

Help Get Bill Finger A Google Doodle For His 100th Birthday

Hill did it all." - Carmine Infantino (Artist and former DC Editor) Now a campaign to honor Bill Finger is underway, led by Nobleman and gaining some very big name support.. the campaign is to get a Google Doodle for Bill Finger this year for what would have been his 100th Birthday, February 8th.   Fellow nerds, please[...]

The Original Batman 66 Strips Come To IDW

The Original Batman '66 Strips Come To IDW

The strip was written by Batman editor Whitney Ellsworth and drawn by Shelly Moldoff, Joe Giella and Carmine Infantino The strip was very well received by readers.“Ellsworth and the artists perfectly captured the flavor of the television show,” collection editor Dean Mullaney says ‘It’s a tremendous amount of fun, both as nostalgia and as a unique creation[...]


Remembering Carmine

Remembering Carmine

Yet for someone who I’d place alongside Kirby, Ditko, and Steranko as the greatest of Silver Age artists – and who, in my opinion, was the best artist DC had seen after Dick Sprang – the number of attendees at the Carmine Infantino Tribute Panel was disappointingly small, especially considering that Carmine had just passed[...]

Nineteen San Diego Comic Con Panels In Audio As Well As The Eisner Awards

Nineteen San Diego Comic Con Panels In Audio As Well As The Eisner Awards

Eric talked about Kim championing some artists, including Jason which he wasn't convinced would do so well.[audio:http://www.thecomicbooks.com/Audio/2013-07-19-SD-CarmineInfantinoTribute.mp3] Carmine Infantino Tribute (49:22, 45.1mb)On the panel were Jon B, Cooke, Elliot S! Maggin, Paul Levitz, Martin Pasko and moderating the panel was J David Spurlock Carmine Infantino was a long time extremely important artist, editor and publisher, much[...]

Legendary Comic Book Artist Former DC Comics Publisher Carmine Infantino Dies

Legendary Comic Book Artist, Former DC Comics Publisher Carmine Infantino Dies

David Spurlock has reported on his facebook page that comic book legend Carmine Infantino has died today at age 87 Spurlock was a close friend of Infantino's and author of the book The Amazing World of Carmine Infantino.Infantino was born in 1925 in Brooklyn, attending the School of Industrial Art in Manhattan His earliest comic[...]


Wednesday Trending Topics: The Case Of The Disappearing Flash

Wednesday Trending Topics: The Case Of The Disappearing Flash

Take the case of the page fragment shown below: It's part of a Carmine Infantino Flash story drawn in 1949, which was written off and slated to be destroyed by DC after his titles had been cancelled in the waning days of the Golden Age  Fortunately, the crafty staffer who was told to do the[...]