Star Comics

Marvel Comics to Revive Star Comics' Top Dog - Is It All About The Trademarks?

Marvel Comics to Revive Star Comics' Top Dog – Is It All About The Trademarks?

Long before Marvel Comics published Squirrel Girl, Moon Girl & Devil Dinosaur and other comic books which, according to some people, shouldn't be published as they sell better in venues other than comic book stores, Marvel published Star Comics. A line of young reader comics, the aim was to revitalise the newsstand, as Marvel's traditional […]

Star Comics: Planet Terry Returns to Print in April

Readers last saw Planet Terry, the boy star of Lennie Herman and Warren Kremer's 1980s Star Comics: Planet Terry series as an adult in the pages of C.M. Punk and co.'s Drax series. Now, they'll get a chance to read his original adventures as Marvel is collecting all twelve issues in a new Star Comics: […]

CGC Insider #3: Tanning

If you've ever visited this site to stare in amazement at a nice high grade copy of Wonder Woman #1 or Superman #2 and wondered how they became known as the best-graded copies, or wondered exactly what the difference was between this particular copy of Action Comics #1 and this other copy of Action Comics […]

The Torture Rack: Royal Roy, A Prince of A Boy

By Jared Cornelius While digging through back issue bins at a flea market I was struck with a bit of inspiration.  After coming across a stack of comics that would best be described as worthless, I thought to myself who would read these?  Why would anyone publish these?  Most importantly though was what if I was […]