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Captain America Co-Creator Joe Simon Dies at 98

Comic Books - 7 years ago by Troy Rogers

Comic book writer and artist Joe Simon, co-creator of Captain America with Jack Kirby, died on Wednesday at the age of 98. According to USA Today, Captain America co-creator Joe Simon passed away Wednesday night in New York at the age of 98. Simon is credited with creating the Marvel read more

Comic Book Artist Jerry Robinson Dies at 89

Comic Books, DC Comics - 7 years ago by Troy Rogers

Comic book artist Jerry Robinson died in Los Angeles on Wednesday at the age of 89. According to USA Today, Jerry Robinson, creator of the Batman villain The Joker, died in his sleep Wednesday at his home in Los Angeles. Robinson worked at DC Comics and is credited with creating read more

Action Comics No. 1 Sets Auction Record

Comic Books - 7 years ago by Troy Rogers

A pristine copy of Action Comics No. 1 sold for $2,161,000 through an online auction on Wednesday. According to Hollywood Reporter, the copy of Action Comics No. 1 set a new auction record for comic books after the mint copy netted over $2 million. The auctioned No.1 edition is thought read more

Barnes & Noble

Barnes & Noble Pulls DC Graphic Novels

DC Comics - 7 years ago by Troy Rogers

Barnes & Noble stores have removed DC Comics graphic novels and other DC products from shelves in response to an exclusive deal between DC and Amazon to feature the graphic novels on the Amazon Kindle. According to Hollywood Reporter, DC Comics products have been removed from Barnes & Noble stores after DC signed an exclusive deal to have the Amazon Kindle feature DC digital content. As reported, Jaime Carey of read more