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  • 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.

  • Godzilla artist to stomp into Oklahoma later this month

    By Matthew Price, Features Editor | Published: Fri, Jun 6, 2014

    Texan Matt Frank to be a special guest at SoonerCon in Midwest City.



Assistant Features Editor Matt Price keeps you up with comic books, video games, action figures and other important news in film, television and geek culture