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  • 1930s superheroes return in Oklahoman's novel

    By Matthew Price, For The Oklahoman | Published: Fri, Dec 12, 2014

    “The Steel Ring” by Tulsa writer R.A. Jones features characters who first appeared in 1930s and were revived in 1990s.

  • Report: Mark Hamill to return as Trickster in 'Flash' TV show

    Matthew Price | Published: Mon, Dec 8, 2014

        According to a report from HitFix, Mark Hamill, best known as Luke Skywalker of “Star Wars,” will return to a role he first played in the 1990 “Flash” TV series.   He’ll play the Trickster on the 17th episode of the new series, “Flash” on CW, according to HitFix’s report....

  • Executive producer John Rogers set to launch 'The Librarians' with Oklahoma-raised star Christian Kane

    Matthew Price | Updated: Fri, Dec 5, 2014

    Fans of Christian Kane, who grew up in Norman, can catch the multitalented singer and actor’s latest show starting at Sunday at 7 p.m. Central. “The Librarians” is an hourlong sci-fi series that continues the mythology from the trilogy of TV movies that starred Noah Wyle.  With Wyle...

  • Word Balloons: Flash and Arrow make faster friends on TV than in comics

    By Matt Price | Published: Fri, Dec 5, 2014

    Word Balloons: Two DC Comics superheroes, Flash and Arrow, crossed over this week on television, but they’ve had limited interaction recently in the comics.

  • ComicsPRO investigating possible misuse of funds

    Matthew Price | Published: Thu, Dec 4, 2014

    ComicsPRO, the association of comic-book retailers, has announced it is investigating possible misuse of funds.   The following statement was posted at the organization’s Facebook page: ComicsPRO, the Comic Book Industry retail trade organization, is currently investigating the possible...

  • Gift suggestions for comic-book fans

    By Matthew Price, Features Editor | Published: Fri, Nov 28, 2014

    Batman and Marvel celebrated 75th anniversary in 2014.

  • Comic company shares wishes for a 'Valiant' Thanksgiving

    Matthew Price | Published: Wed, Nov 26, 2014

    Valiant sent out the above image with the greeting “Happy Thanksgiving from everyone at Valiant Entertainment!” Valiant is set to launch a new series in early December, “The Valiant.”  Here’s what the release said about that: On December 10th, Eternal Warrior, Geomancer, Ninjak and...

  • Thanksgiving comic-book reading: JSA #54

    Matthew Price | Published: Tue, Nov 25, 2014

    “JSA” #54, cover-dated January 2004, was released 11 Thanksgivings ago, for the 2003 holiday.  The issue, by Geoff Johns and Don Kramer, is one of my favorite Thanksgiving-themed issues.  The Carlos Pacheco cover also makes it a go-to for the holiday. The story features a team up of...

  • "Supergirl" movie was released 30 years ago today

    Matthew Price | Published: Fri, Nov 21, 2014

    The “Supergirl” movie starring Helen Slater hit theaters 30 years ago today, Nov. 21, 1984. American Comic Book Chronicles writes about the anniversary on Facebook, noting that DC’s publisher Jenette Kahn had given the OK for Supergirl to perish in “Crisis on Infinite Earths” prior to the film’s...

  • 'Best American Comics 2014' offers worthwhile sampler of the medium

    by Matthew Price, Features Editor | Published: Fri, Nov 21, 2014

    WORD BALLOONS: Writer/artist Scott McCloud serves as editor for the “Best American Comics 2014” anthology.

  • Oklahoma Cine Latino Film Festival set for Historic Capitol Hill

    Matthew Price | Published: Fri, Nov 14, 2014

    A two-day film festival to celebrate cinema and Latino culture will be held Nov. 14 and 15 at OCCC Capitol Hill Center located in 123 SW 25th St, OKC, OK 73109 . According to a news release, the festival will count with the presentation of a variety of features, documentaries, and short films, as...

  • Word Ballooons: Spider-Man's clone returns in dimension-spanning crossover

    By Matthew Price, Features Editor | Published: Fri, Nov 14, 2014

    Ben Reilly, Spider-Man’s clone who starred in the controversial “Clone Saga” of the 1990s, returns — in a way — in a new crossover


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