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  • ‘Moon Knight’ artist to visit Oklahoma City

    By Matthew Price Features Editor  mprice@oklahoman.com  | Published: Fri, Nov 13, 2015

    Greg Smallwood, a popular comics artist named 2015’s “most promising newcomer,” will talk about the process of graphic design and storytelling during a visit to Oklahoma City next week.

  • Rob Liefeld to return to Deadpool

    Published: Wed, Nov 11, 2015

    With a "Deadpool" movie on the horizon, the character's co-creator Rob Liefeld is returning to the character for a high profile graphic novel. Deadpool: Bad Blood teams the Image Comics founder, known for Marvel properties like "X-Force" and "Cable" along with Image hits like "Youngblood" and...

  • Comic Collection Monday #24: Invincible Iron Man #1 (2008)

    Matthew Price | Updated: Tue, Nov 10, 2015

    In today’s Comic Collection Monday, I'm taking a look at “Invincible Iron Man” #1, published May 7, 2008.  In Comic Collection Monday, I'll post the cover of a comic book from my collection, along with a brief note about the issue - what I thought about it, where I got it, whatever comes...

  • Jeffrey Dean Morgan cast on 'The Walking Dead'

    Matthew Price | Updated: Tue, Nov 10, 2015

    According to The Hollywood Reporter, Jeffrey Dean Morgan ('The Good Wife,' 'Watchmen') will take on the role of Negan from Robert Kirkman's comic series "The Walking Dead." (Spoilers for the comic series in the link.) Negan is one of the main antagonists in the series following his brutal...

  • Sharp-dressed fans: Cosplay heroes visit downtown Oklahoma City

    By Matthew Price Features Editor  mprice@oklahoman.com  | Updated: Fri, Nov 6, 2015

    IzumiCon was held over Halloween weekend at the Cox Convention Center in downtown Oklahoma City. Dressing as a pop culture character is now called "cosplay," and it's growing by leaps and bounds.

  • James Bond is back in comics

    BY MATTHEW PRICE  Features Editor  mprice@oklahoman.com  | Published: Fri, Nov 6, 2015

    The first new comic book series in 20 years featuring British secret agent James Bond hits comic shelves this week from Dynamite Entertainment.

  • Geoff Johns plans return to Aquaman

    Published: Wed, Nov 4, 2015

    According to a Newsarama report, writer Geoff Johns is preparing to return to the Aquaman comic series, a series he launched as the writer in 2011 as part of DC's New 52 line-wide reboot.  The comic became a best-seller during his run. "I can officially say that Ivan Reis, @Joe_Prado...

  • Comic Collection Monday #23: Rising Stars #1

    Matthew Price | Updated: Mon, Nov 2, 2015

    In today’s Comic Collection Monday, I'm taking a look at “Rising Stars” #1 with a cover date of August 1999. In Comic Collection Monday, I'll post the cover of a comic book from my collection, along with a brief note about the issue - what I thought about it, where I got it, whatever comes to...

  • Halloween 2015: Read Batman: The Long Halloween

    Matthew Price | Updated: Fri, Oct 30, 2015

    Looking for a comic to read this Halloween? One of my favorite recommendations is "Batman: The Long Halloween." “Batman: The Long Halloween” was a 13-issue limited series in 1996 and 1997 by the team of writer Jeph Loeb and artist Tim Sale, who had already collaborated on some Batman Halloween...

  • OafCon Spotlight 2015: Scott Sackett and D.L. Nelson

    Matthew Price | Updated: Fri, Oct 30, 2015

    Podcasting duo Scott Sackett and D.L. Nelson will be in attendance at this weekend’s Oafcon. They are the highlighted creators in today’s OafCon Spotlight. The Comic Book & Nostalgia Convention "Oafcon" returns for its 2015 edition this week in Norman. The convention welcomes a wide...



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