Friday, May 29, 2015
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Off the Presses
GEM's Steve Epting Originals Extended to July 31
The exhibit Steve Epting Originals: Captain America and The Winter Soldier, which is now open to the public...
The Death of Superman, The Birth Of A Collector: The Franco Toscanini Collection
Ken “Franco” Toscanini amassed an astounding collection of Superman items. But unlike collections that rivaled his...
Baltimore Comic-Con Tickets Now On Sale
Friday morning, it was announced that comics fans can now order tickets to Baltimore Comic-Con, which will be held on September 25-27...
Space Exploration Tops $610,000 at Heritage
Of particular interest from bidders were Apollo Mission Robbins Medals, plus Apollo 13 material; an Apollo 11...
Gemstone's Wood Hosts Awesome Con Panel
Gemstone’s Assistant Editor, Carrie Wood, will be part of a panel event at Awesome Con on May 30...
Heritage Sports Auction Tops $8.3 Million
Heritage has continued its impressive run of sports auctions, following up the over $10 million from February’s...
Hot Topic Buys ThinkGeek for $122 Million
ThinkGeek, the online retailer popular for selling apparel and other collectibles from franchises such as...
Little Heroes: GEM Hosts Family-Friendly Event
Geppi’s Entertainment Museum has announced a brand-new event, the first annual “Little Heroes.”
Superheroes for Hospice Charity Sale May 30
Superheroes for Hospice is getting ready for an exciting event that will give comic book fans a chance to buy some great comics...
Kids Comic Con Road Show at Awesome Con
The Kids Comic Con Road Show is on the move, this time they are headed for an awesome time in Washington, DC. The writers and artists...
2nd Captain Action Custom Action Figure Contest
Captain Action Enterprises has announced the second annual Captain Action 1/6 scale Custom Action Figure contest...
Barbasol Marketing Pact with Jurassic World
When Jurassic Park came out in 1993 the movie had lofty ambitions built on a premise that involved inventive science and technology...
Dunbar Appraising Sports Memorabilia May 30
On May 30, 2015 collectors are invited to bring their special sports-related items to the Concord Museum in Concord, Massachusetts...
Goldblum Photo from Independence Day Sequel
Earlier this week Dean Devlin posted a photo on Instagram with Jeff Goldblum on the set of the Independence Day sequel...
Big Names in IDW/Top Shelf Humble Bundle
The latest Humble Books Bundle is being presented by IDW and Top Shelf Productions and features a number...
Geppi’s Entertainment Museum at Awesome Con
This weekend, Geppi’s Entertainment Museum will be attending Awesome Con in Washington, DC. The museum will be set up at booth #39...
TURNING POINTS by Maggie Thompson
Here’s the latest installment of Maggie Thompson’s ongoing look at important beginnings, middles and ends, this time for May 22-28, 2015...
BRONZE AGE FANTASTIC FIRST: Imagine #1
A pilot’s sexist resentment of a female trainee leads him to a wild, conjoined daydream...
COVER STORY: Daredevil #230
There’s always a danger when a creator who has had an epic run on a title and then departed that title later...
The Walking Dead star Melissa McBride celebrates 50. Check out these other celebrity birthdays...
ComicLink Spring Featured Auction is Underway
The ComicLink Spring Featured Auction is underway with nearly 2,000 CGC and CBCS comic book and premium quality...
Alex Ross Originals in ComicConnect Special
When Alex Ross burst on the scene in 1994, readers questioned who he was and what he would come up with next. His knack...
High Grade Pedigree Grand Auction Begins June 7
According to Doug Schmell, President and CEO of Pedigree Comics, Inc., his company’s upcoming June Grand Auction will feature...
999 Folded One-Sheets at eMoviePoster
eMoviePoster just opened their latest auction with 999 folded one-sheets. Among these listings that close on Tuesday, June 2, 2015 are 150 from...
Hake’s Facebook Page Update
Hake’s Americana & Collectibles featured rock concert handbills, puzzles, and buttons for comics, politicals, and films...
New Roxanne Toser’s Consignment Auction
Non-Sport Update and Roxanne Toser Consignment Auctions are holding their third auction for 2015 on Sunday, May 31...
Superworld Spring into Summer Sale
According to Superworld, they have so many new collections that it's time to have a sale. Starting Friday, May 22, 2015 through Sunday...
Free Download of ComicConnect’s Catalog
ComicConnect is offering a free download of their Summer Special catalog. The auction features nearly 1,400 comic book and original comic...
Crow Cradleboard Realized $137K at Heritage
Heritage held an impressive sale in their American Indian Art , Pre-Columbian & Tribal Art Auction on May 15, 2015 in Dallas, Texas. The top...
Hero Selling Exclusives, Signed Items on eBay
Hero Initiative, the not for profit organization that works to raise money for comics creators in financial and medical need...
eMoviePoster June Major Auction Opens Sunday
eMoviePoster’s June Major Auction begins this Sunday and will run in four parts from May 31, 2015 to June 14. They have a preview gallery...
Art, Antiques, and Home Furnishings at Stevens
Artworks by some of the most recognizable and sought-after names in the world of fine art, plus a mansion-full of magnificent antiques...
Collectibles from Estate of Earldine Ankiewicz
Hundreds of antiques, collectibles, furniture pieces and other items from the estate of Earldine Ankiewicz, 93, a longtime Florida resident...
Centuries Spanning Rarities in Heritage US Coins
In their upcoming US Coins Signature Auction on June 4-7, 2015 Heritage is offering a selecting of rare coins that span three centuries. Held...
First Atlantic City Boardwalk Con Wins Big
This year may have been the first Atlantic City Boardwalk Con, but it would be hard to prove. The show, held May 14-17, 2015...
Secret Identities: Dokuhan
Scoop spoke with Long Island cosplayer Dokuhan about how she got started in the hobby...
Photo Submission Rules for The Overstreet Guide to Cosplay
From now until Friday, July 31, 2015, cosplayers will have the opportunity to be included in the book...
UPDATED: Advertise in The Overstreet Guide to Cosplay
Our new media kit, a downloadable PDF about The Overstreet Guide To Cosplay, is now available from...
Advertise in The Overstreet Guide To Collecting Movie Posters
In March Gemstone announced The Overstreet Guide To Collecting Movie Posters our next book in the “How To” series from...
Abilities of She-Ra: Princess of Power
In the 1980s when there weren’t many female action heroines, the one that was a favorite for kids was She-Ra. She starred as the lead character...
Secret Agent X-9
Written by Dashiell Hammett and drawn by Alex Raymond, Secret Agent X-9 was introduced by King Features in...
Singing with Woody Woodpecker
Woody Woodpecker, the cackling, anthropomorphic bird became popular as one of the screwball cartoon characters of the 1940s. He appeared...
Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego?
She’s snuck around the world from Kiev to Carolina; she’s a sticky-fingered filcher from Berlin down to Belize...
The Living Laser Light Show, Dazzler
Disco might be dead, but a hero spawned from that era certainly isn’t. The mutant heroine...
May 28-31: Phoenix Comicon
The Phoenix Comicon is shaping up to be a hot event and we’re not talking about the Arizona weather. The show will be held on May...
May 29-31: Awesome Con
Awesome Con is set for the end of May and it’s going to be, well, awesome. The show will be held on May 29-31, 2015...
June 7: Daytona Beach Comic Convention
The Daytona Beach Comic and Toy Convention is coming up soon on Sunday, June 7, 2015. The show will be filled with 80 vendor tables...
June 7: Philadelphia Comic-Con
The next Philadelphia Comic-Con is just around the corner on Sunday, June 7, 2015. The comic book convention will be held at the Clarion...
June 7: Little Heroes
If you’re in Baltimore on Sunday, June 7, 2015 don’t be alarmed if you see a gaggle of kids donning capes and masks to battle evil...
June 12-14: Wizard World Des Moines
While kids count down to the end of the school year, comics and pop culture fans in Iowa are counting down to Wizard World Des Moines...
June 13-14: Eternal Con
Eternal Con, the Long Island Comic Con for comic books, science fiction, horror, fantasy, anime, and cosplay will be held on...
June 19-21: Wizard World Sacramento
Wizard World Sacramento is coming up fast on June 19-21, 2015. The comics and pop culture event will be held at the Sacramento...
June 20-21: Northeast Comic Con
Looking for a great way to spend Father’s Day weekend? Check out the Northeast Comic Con and Collectibles Extravaganza...
June 27: New Jersey Comic Anime Con
On June 27, 2015 comics and anime fans should head to Morristown, NJ for the New Jersey Comic Anime Con. The show will be held...
June 27-28: Walker Stalker Orlando
In June the walkers are heading south to Walker Stalker Orlando. The show will be held on June 27-28, 2015 at the Orange County Convention Center...
September 25-27: Baltimore Comic-Con
Tickets are now available for purchase for the September 25-27, 2015 edition of the Baltimore Comic-Con...
BiblioBoard Partnering with Valiant
BiblioBoard has announced a new partnership with Valiant Entertainment to add the publisher’s line of comics and graphic novels...
Frank Beddor Announces New Series on The View
Frank Beddor, New York Times bestselling author and head of Automatic Studios, announced a new young adult novel series prequel...
Latest Humble Bundle is All About Nintendo
The latest Humble Bundle has launched and it’s all about Nintendo – specifically “Nindies,” the term...
Titan to Publish Samurai Omnibus
Titan Comics has announced that they will be publishing a collected omnibus of Samurai to be followed by...
Batman '66 #23
Cyrus Gold died on a Saturday, his poor cursed soul buried on a Sunday, and now he’s back to destroy Batman...
Secret Agent X-9: 1934-1936
It was neither the most likely of pairings nor would it last long, but the original outings of Secret Agent X-9...
Dormammu, a powerful being, has afflicted the people of Earth with a magical plague. The world’s smartest people are turning...
Scarlett Couture #2
Scarlett may have saved one of the hostages but that hasn’t stopped Spencer from giving her a lecture on the value of being covert. While...
Finally! Something in Walter Simonson’s Ragnarök we can complain about!
Rip Kirby Vol. 8: 1964-1967
When Library of American Comics editor Dean Mullaney first announced their Rip Kirby series, it was...
Though Mark found his father Postal #3, it wasn’t a pleasant reunion. Issue #4 opens with Mark recovering in the hospital after his father...
Doctor Who: The Eleventh Doctor #12
If you haven't started reading the newest Eleventh Doctor comics, you are seriously missing out...
Captain Canuck #1
A reboot of the Canadian superhero created by Richard Comely and Ron Leishman in 1975, this...
Star Slammers: The Complete Collection
The marketing cliché is “It doesn’t get any better than this!” But in the case of Star Slammers: The Complete Collection...
Bravest Warriors: Tales from the Holo John #1
Star Trek fans have long been familiar with the Holodeck, but the Bravest Warriors crew have taken that concept...
Indestructible: Stingray One-Shot #1
Aside from selling like any other comic book, a one-shot like this has one additional job...
This weekend as America celebrates Memorial Day, Scoop would like to share legacyamericana.com, a website devoted to historical...
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