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  • Comics character Archie meets his demise

    By Matthew Price, Features Editor | Published: Fri, Jul 18, 2014

    The popular comics character was killed off in “Life With Archie” No. 36, on sale now.

  • Oklahoma writer's new graphic novel is a 'Bargain'

    By Matthew Price, Features Editor | Published: Fri, Jul 11, 2014

    After successful Kickstarter campaign, Edmond writer Kara Barrett’s supernatural thriller “The Bargain” is available digitally.

  • New book explores virtues of Captain America

    By Matthew Price, Features Editor | Published: Fri, Jul 4, 2014

    Independence Day is time to celebrate patriotic hero

  • Recommended Captain America comics from author Mark D. White

    mprice | Published: Thu, Jul 3, 2014

    With Independence Day near, I talked to author Mark D. White, of “The Virtues of Captain America,” about some of his favorite Captain America comics.   See more about Captain America — including times Steve Rogers quit the job and why — in Friday’s column in The...

  • SoonerCon returns to Oklahoma City metro area

    By Matt Price | Published: Fri, Jun 27, 2014

    Thousands expected at multigenre SoonerCon event in Midwest City.

  • Oklahoman's "Bargain" graphic novel available digitally

    mprice | Published: Wed, Jun 25, 2014

    An Oklahoman’s graphic novel is now available for digital sale. The Bargain, written by Kara Barrett, is described as follows: With only hours left to break a pact for his soul, Jackson Connolly attempts one final, desperate gamble at salvation. It’s a journey that will take him from the...

  • Hyundai Tucson ‘Walking Dead’ special edition hits dealerships

    Published: Mon, Jun 23, 2014

    Zombie drama “The Walking Dead” might not return to AMC until later this year, but die-hard fans can get a special fix courtesy of Hyundai Hyundai’s special “Walking Dead” edition of its Tucson crossover has gone on sale at dealerships today. Packed with goodies, this limited edition...

  • Michael Keaton's Batman celebrates 25 years

    mprice | Published: Mon, Jun 23, 2014

    Today marks the 25th anniversary of the release of 1989′s “Batman” film starring Michael Keaton.  This film was a huge cultural touchstone at the time, and Forbes writes about how it changed moviemaking and ushered in the modern superhero blockbuster. While I think pieces of the film...

  • Oklahoma creators collaborate on 'Illustrated Girl'

    By Matthew Price, Features Editor | Published: Fri, Jun 20, 2014

    Drawings come to life in story seeking Kickstarter funding An Oklahoma City writer and Tahlequah artist are teaming up for a new comic-book series that features a girl whose drawings of her dreams come to life. “Illustrated Girl” is based on the likeness of Oklahoma City photographer Sandra...

  • Celebrate Father's Day with superheroic comics and gifts

    By Matthew Price, Features Editor | Published: Fri, Jun 13, 2014

    Word Balloons: With Father’s Day this weekend, columnist Matthew Price shares a few comic-book related suggestions for and about fathers.



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