Category: Marvel Comics

A Short History of Comic Book Heroes

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Comic book heroes have long been a mainstay in the epic comic book mainstream that fans have followed with great loyalty over the years. One of the first of a long line of heroes was Popeye the Sailor man. He

Do You Know What a Comicstorian Is?

If you pay any attention to certain geek circles, then you’ll probably encounter a lot of interesting terms. Probably, the term “geek circle” is something that most of us have just heard or learned. It’s because it has only been

Different Devices You Can Use as a Comics Reader

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Are you into comics? It is extremely likely that you are either tired of purchasing hard copies or you simply want the convenience of being able to purchase them digitally. Whatever the reason, you need to figure out a way

How To Buy And Read Comics Online

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If you are just starting out your interest with comics, then maybe you are on the look-out for places that offer these materials. Or perhaps you have heard about a new comic series that you want to lay your hands

Tips for Better Understanding Comics

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These days, comic books are more popular than ever. For many years, they were seen as “kid stuff” or dismissed as nothing more than crude, violent stories about men in colourful tights. Today, however, comic books are becoming big business

What You Need To Know About Selling Rare Comics

Are you a comic book collector? Are you looking to learn how to sell your comic book collection? The million dollar question is how to sell these comic books and earn some money, especially if you have a collection of

A Personal History Behind Classic Comics

When I was younger, I used to collect comic books, and what’s funny is that I didn’t read them. Even as a young kid, I looked at them as art and as a collector’s item rather than something to read.

Top Tips on Selling Comic Books

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Are you planning to sell your huge comic book collection but don’t know how? How about running a comic book store? Take a look at these three most important tips on selling comic books. Have Patience This is a tip

The Greatest Newspaper Comic Strips of All Time

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For more than a century, comic strips have amused, entertained and even educated myriads of newspaper readers. Turning to the funny pages is a tradition in many households. Even though fewer and fewer people are subscribing to newspapers nowadays, the

Locating Comic Books and Strips from the Golden Age

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The Golden Age of comics is between 1938 and early 1950s. During this period, many of the most famous comic book characters were created. When Superman debuted in Action Comics #1 in 1938, this is often taken to mark the