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The First $3,000,000 Comic? Action Comics #1 CGC 9.0 White Pages To Go Up For Auction On Ebay [UPDATE]

DC Comics has proclaimed July 23 Batman Day, but it looks like Superman is about to steal just a little bit of that spotlight, at least as far as vintage comic book collectors are concerned.  Because 76 years after publication, …

47 Thoughts About 47 Comics – Moon Knight, Uber, Nailbiter, Extinction Parade, The Shadow, Black Kiss, Satellite Sam,The Woods, Doctor Spektor, Deadpool Vs X-Force, Caliban, Rocket Raccoon, Starlord, Fantastic Four 100th, Futures End, Batman Eternal, Action Comics, Green Lantern, Justice League 3000, Batman/Superman, Batwing, Thief Of Thieves, Won Ton Soup, Witchblade, Angel & Faith, Miracleman, Archer Coe, The Victories, Elephantmen, Twilight Zone, White Suits, Suicide Risk, The Woods, Splinter Cell, Southern Bastards, Star Mage, Garfield, Dexter’s Lab, Big Trouble In Little China, Black Bat, Morning Glories, Robocop, Six Million Dollar Man, Vampirella, Indestructible And Lazarus

This is the Week Of Howard Chaykin… a look through the days comics. Issue by issue, Moon Knight seems to be increasing in popularity, as a new readership is introduced to a Warren Ellis-ian point of view of the world …

Talking Comics – Discussing This Week’s Upcoming Comics From Green Lantern To Star Lord, Tech Jacket, And Nailbiter

By Randy Young and Chris Hunter Bleeding Cool welcomes the return of Talking Comics, from Excalibur Comics, Cards, and Games in Shreveport, Louisiana, to discuss this week’s upcoming books, speculating about where they are headed, and discuss their favorite storylines. …

What Happened When Nicolas Cage Discovered His Action Comics #1 Had Been Stolen

The Toronto Star has looked at the case of Nicolas Cage and the stolen Action Comics #1… and talked to the detective in charge of the case. First, Cage’s home, He collected everything from rare cars to dinosaur fossils. “It looked …

40 Thoughts About 40 Comics – Lobster Johnson, The Woods, Justice League 3000, Action Comics, Batman/Green Hornet, Caliban, Amazing X-Men x2, Loki, Avengers World, Garfield, Iron Man, Green Lantern, Miles Morales, Great Pacific, Black Bat, Swamp Thing, Maxx, GI Joe, Superior Foes, Moon Knight, Original Sin, Suicide Risk, Revelations, Nailbiter, Adventure Time, Big Trouble In Little China, Angel & Faith, Ghost, Victories, Quantum & Woody, Action Cat, The Darkness, Rise Of The Magi, Witchblade, Judge Dredd, TMNT, Five Weapons And The Superannuated Man

Plans! Everyone needs a plan! Mine is to read an awful lot of comic books today. What is yours? Lobster Johnson #4 just has an excellent getaway plan. Woods get a second issue and a simpler version of the Lobster …

Talking Comics – Discussing This Week’s Upcoming Titles From Action Comics To Rise Of The Magi, Nailbiter, And Iron Fist

By Randy Young and Chris Hunter Bleeding Cool welcomes the return of Talking Comics, from Excalibur Comics, Cards, and Games in Shreveport, Louisiana, to discuss this week’s upcoming books, speculating about where they are headed, and discuss their favorite storylines. …

Fifteen Of DC’s Bombshell Covers By Ant Lucia – Action Comics, Superman/Wonder Woman, Wonder Woman, Earth 2, Aquaman, Justice League Dark, Justice League United, Batman/Superman, Detective Comics, Batwoman, Batgirl, Harley Quinn, Green Lantern, Green Lantern Corps And Catwoman

For comic coming out in June, here are fifteen of the variant covers, created by Ant Lucia, that accompany a number of DC Comics titles…

Silver for Timely’s Golden Age and Gold for Marvel’s Silver Age

By Ryan Michael While Marvel is unquestionably the top dog in the comic-world today, that wasn’t always the case. During the “Golden Age” of the 1930′s and 1940′s, National Allied Publications (DC Comics) were the leaders, pioneers and grandfathers of …

37 Thoughts About 37 Comics – The Movement, Detective Comics, Stormwatch, Crossed, Inhuman, Green Lantern, Caliban, Starlight, Action Comics, Field, She-Hulk, Dead Letters, Beautiful Scars, God Is Dead, Loki, New Warriors, Captain America, Revelations, Green Arrow, Garfield, Suicide Risk, Pretty Deadly, Secret, Revival, Adventure Time, Quantum And Woody, GI Joe, Artifacts, Sinister Dexter, Gate Way, Rogue Trooper, Monster & Madman, Judge Dredd, Green Hornet, Shotgun Wedding, Turok Dinosaur Hunter and Archer And Armstrong

Welcome to another week’s worth of comic books. Could we have the first privilege check in a Marvel comic? Testicles mistaken for fruit? and did Captain America give away some spoilery scenes ahead of the Winter Soldier movie? Let’s have …

Talking Comics – Discussing This Week’s Upcoming Titles From Ultimate Spider-Man To Caliban And Moon Knight

Hosted by Randy Young and Chris Hunter Bleeding Cool welcomes back Talking Comics, from Excalibur Comics, Cards, and Games in Shreveport, Louisiana, to talk about this week’s upcoming books, speculating about where they are headed, and discuss their favorite storylines. …

Forty-Three Thoughts About Forty-Three Comics – Veil, Darkness, New Warriors, Nova, Tales Of Honor, Action Comics, Uncanny X-Men, Phantom Stranger, Moon Knight, Wolverine & The X-Men, Wild Blue Yonder, Sinister Dexter, Gate-Way, Rogue Trooper, She-Hulk, Loki, The Movement, Arkham War, Earth 2, Batwing, Green Lantern, Adventure Time, Evil Empire, Wild Blue Yonder, Suicide Risk, Garfield, Day Men, Shadow Now, Twilight Zone, Bad Blood, Terminator, Lobster Johnson, Grindhouse, Victories, Catalyst Comix, Apocalypse Al, Drumhellar, Clone, Evil Empire, Revival, Saviors, Velvet And Secret

You know that time when you catch the subway but you forgot your wallet because you left it in your jacket at home along with all your other clothes, shoes and accoutrements? So does Veil. Also, how many of those …

Essential 8 Comics From The Shelf For February – Superman, Talking Dinosaurs, Vulgar British-isms and More

By Erik Grove I’ve read a lot of comic books and I read new books every week. There are a lot of things that keep me coming back week after week but the best reason is that I know my …

Fred Guardineer Action Comics #15 Superman Cover Original Art Sells for $286,800

The original art for the cover of Action Comics #15 has sold at Heritage Auctions today for $286,800.  The 1939 piece by Fred Guardineer was just the 5th Superman cover ever created (behind Action Comics #1, 7, 10, and 13), …

Bleeding Cool’s Best Comic Panels of 2013

This year, we asked our Bleeding Cool writers to contribute their picks for the Best Comic Panels of 2013, and the votes are in. From the serious and thought-provoking to the wild and raucous expressions comics are more than capable …

Superman – Faster Than A Speeding Drone

Drones drones drones. It’s all anyone can talk about. Whether it’s the US bombing Pakistan or everyday gun toting Americans threatening to blow Amazon’s new delivery system out of the air, or toy drones as the hot toy for Christmas, …

From The $112,016 Curt Swan Action Comics 309 Cover To The $10,158 Mike Grell Karate Kid 1 Cover – And Other Original Art Results

Last week was a busy one for original art collectors, with major pieces going on the auction block at both Hake’s and Heritage.  Out of a rather full slate of strong results, the sale of the cover of Action Comics #309 …

Anatomy Lessons – Action Comics #775

Brandon Thomas writes for Bleeding Cool: “What’s So Funny About Truth, Justice, & The American Way?” by Joe Kelly, Doug Mahnke, and Lee Bermejo It’s impossible to discuss this particular issue of Action Comics now without also discussing Man of …

Thirty-Three Thoughts About Thirty-Two Comics – Painkiller Jane, Captain America, Batman/Superman, Batwing, Green Arrow, Mighty Avengers, The Movement, Superman Unchained, Red Sonja Legends, Detective Comics, Action Comics, Iron Man, Longshot, The Star Wars, Victories, East Of West, Amazing X-Men, Ten Grand, Spawn, Grindhouse, Occultist, Fatale, Uber, Absolution, Drumhellar, Alex + Ada, Baltimore: Infernal, Cobra Files, Dark Cybertron, Morning Glories And Classic Dredd

Welcome to the most popular weekly column on Bleeding Cool. You keep reading it, I’ll keep writing it! So, what’s happening in today’s comics (with a bunch of peeks you won’t find elsewhere).. and we start with a little bit …