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  • 1930s superheroes return in Oklahoman's novel

    By Matthew Price, For The Oklahoman | Published: Fri, Dec 12, 2014

    “The Steel Ring” by Tulsa writer R.A. Jones features characters who first appeared in 1930s and were revived in 1990s.

  • Report: Mark Hamill to return as Trickster in 'Flash' TV show

    Matthew Price | Published: Mon, Dec 8, 2014

        According to a report from HitFix, Mark Hamill, best known as Luke Skywalker of “Star Wars,” will return to a role he first played in the 1990 “Flash” TV series.   He’ll play the Trickster on the 17th episode of the new series, “Flash” on CW, according to HitFix’s report....

  • Executive producer John Rogers set to launch 'The Librarians' with Oklahoma-raised star Christian Kane

    Matthew Price | Updated: Fri, Dec 5, 2014

    Fans of Christian Kane, who grew up in Norman, can catch the multitalented singer and actor’s latest show starting at Sunday at 7 p.m. Central. “The Librarians” is an hourlong sci-fi series that continues the mythology from the trilogy of TV movies that starred Noah Wyle.  With Wyle...

  • Word Balloons: Flash and Arrow make faster friends on TV than in comics

    By Matt Price | Published: Fri, Dec 5, 2014

    Word Balloons: Two DC Comics superheroes, Flash and Arrow, crossed over this week on television, but they’ve had limited interaction recently in the comics.

  • ComicsPRO investigating possible misuse of funds

    Matthew Price | Published: Thu, Dec 4, 2014

    ComicsPRO, the association of comic-book retailers, has announced it is investigating possible misuse of funds.   The following statement was posted at the organization’s Facebook page: ComicsPRO, the Comic Book Industry retail trade organization, is currently investigating the possible...


Matthew Price

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Features Editor Matthew Price has worked for The Oklahoman since 2000. He’s a University of Oklahoma graduate who has also worked at the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette and was a Dow Jones Newspaper Fund intern for the Dallas Morning News. He’s always been interested in comics, reading them at age 2, working in comic shops starting at 17, printing his first comics 'zine at 20 and buying a comic-book store at 23. His column on comics, Word Balloons, has run weekly in The Oklahoman’s Weekend Look section since 2001.Matt's blog, Nerdage, has been honored by the Oklahoma Society of Professional Journalists, and his store, Norman's Speeding Bullet Comics, co-owned with his wife, Annette, was nominated for the Eisner Spirit of Retailing Award in 2005.

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