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  • Comic collection Monday #3: Flash #1 (1987)

    Matthew Price | Published: Mon, May 25, 2015

    Comic Collection Monday returns for its latest installment. Today I’ll take a look at “Flash” #1, with a publication date of June 1987. In Comic Collection Monday, each Monday, I post the cover of a comic book from my collection, along with a brief note about the issue – what I thought about it,...

  • Ninja Turtles, Power Rangers actors are among those scheduled at Tulsa Comic Expo

    By Matthew Price, Features Editor | Published: Fri, May 22, 2015

    For comic book and “Arrow” fans, the show will feature comic artist Steve Erwin, formerly of Tulsa, who drew the popular “Deathstroke the Terminator” comic book series starring Slade Wilson

  • Tulsa Comic Expo spotlight: R.A. Jones

    Matthew Price | Published: Thu, May 21, 2015

      TULSA — The Tulsa Comic Expo will be held Friday-Sunday at the Cox Convention Center, 100 Civic Center in Tulsa. The show, a multi-genre comic con, will feature actors, comic creators, videogaming, cosplay, vendors and more. Actors from “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles,” “Friday the 13th” and...

  • David Letterman once met the Avengers

    Matthew Price | Published: Wed, May 20, 2015

    Long before the Avengers became the household word they now are, they featured David Letterman in a somewhat wacky guest issue.  Since Letterman is signing off of the “Late Show” tonight, it seemed like a good time to look back at this issue.  The 1984 issue “Avengers” #239 was written...

  • Tulsa Comic Expo spotlight: Rexodus

    Matthew Price | Updated: Wed, May 20, 2015

    TULSA — The Tulsa Comic Expo will be held Friday-Sunday at the Cox Convention Center, 100 Civic Center in Tulsa. The show, a multi-genre comic con, will feature actors, comic creators, videogaming, cosplay, vendors and more. Actors from “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles,” “Friday the 13th” and...

  • Tulsa Comic Expo spotlight: Steve Erwin

    Matthew Price | Published: Tue, May 19, 2015

        TULSA — The Tulsa Comic Expo will be held Friday-Sunday at the Cox Convention Center, 100 Civic Center in Tulsa. The show, a multi-genre comic con, will feature actors, comic creators, videogaming, cosplay, vendors and more. Actors from “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles,” “Friday the...

  • Comic Collection Monday #2: Astro City #1 (1995)

    Matthew Price | Updated: Tue, May 19, 2015

    Comic Collection Monday returns for a second installment.  Today I’ll take a look at “Astro City” #1, with a publication date of Aug. 1995. In Comic Collection Monday, each Monday, I post the cover of a comic book from my collection, along with a brief note about the issue – what I thought...

  • What is Superman's Miracle Monday?

    Matthew Price | Published: Mon, May 18, 2015

    You may have noticed the term “Miracle Monday” trending on social media, perhaps along with pictures of the DC Comics hero Superman. What does Miracle Monday refer to?  It was the title of a 1981 novel by Elliot S. Maggin starring Superman.  It introduced the character of Kristin Wells,...

  • Superheroes who failed

    By Ken Raymond, Book Editor | Published: Sun, May 17, 2015

    Forget Thor, Iron Man, Batman and Superman. Jon Morris’ upcoming book shares the stories of obscure superheroes you probably don’t know.

  • Full Q&A with Brian Wood on Rebels

    Matthew Price | Published: Fri, May 15, 2015

    I wrote about Brian Wood’s new Revolutionary War-era comic, Rebels, for Friday’s The Oklahoman.  You can read that column here. The first two issues of the series are on sale now from Dark Horse.  If you’ve enjoyed Wood’s previous comics, especially his historical fiction in...



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