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  • Blue Beetle examined hero as part of family

    by Matthew Price, Features Editor | Published: Fri, Jan 30, 2015

    Creator John Rogers talks about past with DC Comics, future with digital comics

  • Fantastic Four teaser trailer released

    Matthew Price | Published: Tue, Jan 27, 2015

      20th Century Fox has released the teaser trailer for the  upcoming “Fantastic Four” film series reboot.  Here’s how they describe it: FANTASTIC FOUR, a contemporary re-imagining of Marvel’s original and longest-running superhero team, centers on four young outsiders who teleport...

  • Digital comics remains fast-moving field

    By Matthew Price, Features Editor | Updated: Thu, Jan 22, 2015

    Co-founder of digital comics company talks about developing app and moving to print

  • Spider-Man sells strongly nationally, locally

    By Matthew Price, Features Editor | Published: Fri, Jan 16, 2015

    Spider-Man topped comic sales charts in 2014, as the return of Peter Parker became the best-selling comic in North America for the year.

  • ‘Star Wars’ returns to Marvel Comics

    Matthew Price | Published: Fri, Jan 9, 2015

    “Star Wars,” the title credited with saving Marvel Comics in the 1970s, returns to the company. Adventures set a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away are returning to Marvel Comics next week. “Star Wars” comic books will return to Marvel, where they were originally published starting in 1977,...

  • Witness the awe as 3-year-old sees 'Star Wars' for the first time

    Published: Fri, Jan 9, 2015

    When Sam Blakeman's son wanted to watch something with "a Darth Vaders, Storm Woopers and a people," Blakeman knew just the thing. He cued up that shining classic so many of us know and love -- "Star Wars: A New Hope" (that's the first one, released back in 1977) -- and then got busy making his...

  • The best graphic novels of 2014

    By Matthew Price, Features Editor | Published: Fri, Jan 2, 2015

    True-life stories of aging parents, up-and coming rappers, and superstar wrestlers mingled with fictional tales of alternate worlds and 1940s detectives and superheroes in a wide selection of graphic novels worth reading in 2014.

  • The best 10 periodical comics of 2014

    By Matthew Price, Features Editor | Published: Fri, Dec 26, 2014

    WORD BALLOONS: Female-led comics gained momentum in this year’s comic book series

  • 'A Christmas Carol' frequently found in comics

    Matthew Price | Updated: Wed, Dec 24, 2014

    The Charles Dickens classic story “A Christmas Carol” has come to comics many times.  The following is an update of a column I originally wrote in 2011 about the story and some of its comic-book counterparts. “A Christmas Carol” has frequently been remixed into comics. English author Charles...

  • ComicsPRO sets details for 2015 annual meeting

    Matthew Price | Published: Tue, Dec 23, 2014

    ComicsPRO, the national association of comic-book retailers, has sent out the following information about its upcoming members meeting in Portland, Ore. The meeting will be held from Feb. 19-21, with an opening reception on Feb. 18. The full release from ComicsPRO is below: ComicsPRO Annual...



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