Sex And Violence Is Fine… But A Swastika Is Too Far

Posted by June 24, 2009 Comment

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Diamond’s Previews has censored the appearance of a swastika on the solicitation for The Boys #34 from Dynamite. Previews is distributed to a number of German comic shops and German law forbids material featuring a swastika for promotional purposes. This extends even to works like Maus.

As a result, Diamond have confirmed that they won’t be distributing this issue in Germany.

I wonder if this ever hapened with Captain America? Probably…

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