Thursday, July 31, 2014
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CGC 9.0 Action Comics #1 Heads to eBay
Darren Adams of Pristine Comics will sell a CGC-certified 9.0 copy of Action Comics #1 on eBay from...
COMIC-CON: Overstreet #44 Now on Sale
As of Wednesday, July 23, 2014, The Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide #44 is now on sale...
COMIC-CON: First CBCS-Certified Comics Sold
Comic-Con International: San Diego saw the first sales of CBCS-certified comics as dealers Jamie Graham and Dale Roberts...
COMIC-CON: Captain Action Covers Overstreet #45
“The Bible of comic collectors” has achieved a first in its long publishing history: this year’s Guide includes...
COMIC-CON: Comic-Con in About a Minute
Scoop sent videographer and reporter Kevin Brennan out with many different assignments for this edition of...
Insight Studios Group Heads to Baltimore Comic-Con
Mark Wheatley, Marc Hempel, Allan Gross, Robert Tinnell and Darrenn Canton on board for September 5-7 show...
COMIC-CON: George R. R. Martin Signing Sunday
Game of Thrones author George R. R. Martin signing copies of The Hedge Knight GN in San Diego...
Mid-Atlantic Nostalgia Con Adds George Lazenby
Celebrity guests include Angela Cartwright, Lee Meredith, Connie Stevens and others...
Pittsburgh Comicon Adds Jim Balent, Holly Golightly
The Pittsburgh Comicon has added publisher Broadsword Comics to the line-up for its September 26-28, 2014 show...
Pulpfest 2014 Features Phillip Jose "FarmerCon"
Pulpfest hosts tributes and events for fans of writer Philip José Farmer...
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 July 25–31...
BRONZE AGE FANTASTIC FIRST: Marvel Presents #3
The Guardians’ dystopic future proves to be the perfect backdrop for Gerber’s trademark commentary on the human condition...
COVER STORY: Detective Comics #69
Columnist Mark Squirek takes a look at one of the great covers of the Golden Age
Star Wars Poster Sets Record at eMoviePoster
All four parts of the event totaled over one half million dollars in sales.
Pedigree Comics Features New High Grades
High grade Spider-Man, X-Men, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and more in upcoming auction.
COMIC-CON: ComicLink in San Diego
ComicLink will be set up at booth #1100 at Comic-Con in San Diego through Sunday, July 27...
Bill Watterson's Pearls Before Swine Art at Heritage
The original artwork for the recent three comic-strip collaboration between Bill Watterson and Stephen Pastis...
Just Kids Features Original Art on eBay
Rare original paintings from noted, 1950s paperbacks and more...
Lego Collections, Rare Bills, More at Tim's Auctions
Bristol Connecticut's Tim's Auctions offer $500,000 worth of lots in new auctions...
Graceland Auction with Rare Elvis Artifacts
Elvis' script for Love Me Tender, his Martin Guitar and more in August auction
First Piece of U.S. Fed Currency at Heritage
1882 Gold Certificate may go for $250,000
Art Big Part of Stevens Auctions Estate Event
Original oil paintings by Dube, Federal, Empire and Victorian furniture and more
Ahler's & Ogletree Offers Art, Lithos and More
Lots include art by Theo Meier, Christopher Le Brun as well as a signed litho by Miro
July 31: Ali's “Fight of the Century” Gloves Up for Bid
Muhammad Ali’s gloves from his first in a trio of fights against Joe Frazier will sell as part of Heritage Auctions'...
COMIC-CON: San Diego 2014 in Photos - Part 1
Once again we asked Scoop photographer Michael Solof to capture the sights of Comic-Con International: San Diego...
Disneyana, Sendak Collection, More Go Big at Hake's
The most recent Hake’s Americana & Collectibles auction wrapped up July 15-17, 2014, completing another very...
COMIC-CON: Vincent Zurzolo Interview - Part 1
Vincent Zurzolo is the Chief Operating Officer of Metropolis Collectibles and ComicConnect.com, and has been one of...
COMIC-CON: Dan Braun Interview - Part 1
The co-owner of Creepy and Eerie sits down with Scoop to talk collecting and more...
Alex Schomburg and His Work for Pulps
The quality found across Alex Schomburg's long career is amazing
San Diego: The Oddness Abounds
Take a look at some fun, unusual and odd facts about Comic-Con's host city.
The World of Spring-heeled Jack
From the nineteenth century until today, this super-powered human lives on
August 7-10: PulpFest 2014
PulpFest 2014 kicks off on August 7, 2014 at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Columbus, Ohio for the
August 16: Shawn Martinbrough at GEM
Artist Shawn Martinbrough, known for his acclaimed two-year run illustrating Batman in Detective Comics with...
August 23: Garden State Comic Fest
The Garden State Comic Fest has added a roster of comic creator guests to the line-up for its August 23, 2014 show...
September 5-7: Baltimore Comic-Con
Richard Case (Doom Patrol), Tom Feister (Ex Machina), Chris Kemple (Artist Alley Comics), Rich Woodall (Artist Alley Comics)...
September 26-28: Pittsburgh Comicon
In addition to George Pérez, Bill Sienkiewicz and Mike Grell, the Pittsburgh Comicon has added dozens of new names...
COMIC-CON: The 24 Panel
A fantastic interview of 24: Live Another Day star Kiefer Sutherland conducted by executive producer and director Jon Cassar...
COMIC-CON: Graham Celebrates 30 Years
Congratulations to our friend, Jamie Graham of Chicago's Graham Crackers Comics, who celebrated 30 consecutive...
COMIC-CON: Marvel Spotlights Avengers, Ultron
With an Iron Man concept poster by Ryan Meinerding and a Scarlet Witch concept poster by Andy Park, Marvel Comics’ giveaways on the...
Hey, Have You Read...? The Bungle Family (1930)
The Library of American Comics Essentials Series, brings a newspaper strip classic into the spotlight
COMIC-CON: Batman Blu-ray Release Panel
Burt Ward, Adam West, and Julie Newmar joined moderator Ralph Garman at Comic-Con International: San Diego on...
The Art of the Title
View title sequences from shows and more such as The Rockford Files
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