Disney Parks hinted its revamped Marvel offering would include new rides inspired by Spider-Man, Doctor Strange, Ant-Man & the Wasp, and the Avengers in a blog post last year. Image: Disney

Marvel’s D23 Expo 2019 plans unveiled

With only one month left until Disney’s highly anticipated D23 Expo in Anaheim in the United States (23rd – 25th August), Marvel has announced its show floor lineup, which includes guest appearances and panels, stage events, exclusive merchandise. More will also be revealed about Disney Parks revamped Marvel offering in California, Paris and Hong Kong.Continue reading Marvel’s D23 Expo 2019 plans unveiled

In Memoriam: Actor David Hedison

I was very sorry to learn of the passing of David Hedison, the American actor probably best known to many for his roles in the James Bond franchise, but for me, as one of the stars of Irwin Allen’s hokey but fun SF adventure show, Voyage to the Bottom of the SeaContinue reading In Memoriam: Actor David Hedison

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Early Death’s Head stories omnibus on its way in 2020!

With the new Death’s Head mini series by Tini Howard and Kei Zama launching later this month from Marvel in comic shops, it’s no surprise that a collection is also on its way, an “Omnibus” edition of Death’s Head adventures, scheduled for March 2020. “Meet one of Marvel UK’s biggest stars – the robot forContinue reading Early Death’s Head stories omnibus on its way in 2020!

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2019 – 2020 Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide e-editions released

The desktop versions of the brand new 2019-20, 49th edition of the electronic Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide are now available for immediate download. Compatible with Mac and PC, this fully searchable electronic version of the Guide is available exclusively through Heritage Auctions, price $29.99. Batman’s 80th anniversary, Zorro’s 100th anniversary from Toth the McGregor,Continue reading 2019 – 2020 Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide e-editions released

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Sassy Smart Women of Pre-Super Hero Comics in the Spotlight at San Diego Comic-Con

Before Batman and Superman were even a glimmer in Bill Finger and Jerry Siegel’s eyes, Major Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson created National Allied Publications, which would then go on to become DC Comics; one of the largest comic publishers in the world. Last year, Hermes Press released DC Comics Before Superman: Major Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson’s Pulp Comics, written by his grand-daughter, Nicky Wheeler-Nicholson. Some of that history will be in the spotlight at a panel titled “Sassy Smart Women of Pre-Super Hero Comics”at the upcoming San Diego Comic Con…Continue reading Sassy Smart Women of Pre-Super Hero Comics in the Spotlight at San Diego Comic-Con