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Black Panther and Beyond: 30 Comics You Should Read for Black History Month

Maybe you’re a lucky person who’s already seen Black Panther, or are someone looking forward to seeing it for the first time. Or maybe superheroes aren’t your bag at all. Chances are, there’s still a comic out there for your particular tastes. The list below isn’t meant to be exhaustive. Rather, take a look at […]

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Get Ready for the Movie With Comixology’s Massive Black Panther Sale

Just in time for the release of the film, Comixology just kicked off a massive Black Panther sale, with hundreds of single issues available for just $1 each, plus big discounts on collections from every era of the series, including the recent issues written by Ta-Nehisi Coates.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Comic Books Are Books 

Comics can be thought-provoking, boundary-breaking, emotionally complex, and all the things that books without pictures can be. Any kid who’s ever devoured a title like Anya’s Ghost or Invisible Emmie or A Wrinkle in Time: The Graphic Novel can already tell you this. Some parents, though, could use more convincing.…Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Snagglepuss’ secret life might destroy him in this Exit Stage Left exclusive

Making Snagglepuss gay isn’t much of a stretch for the lisping pink cartoon cat, but in the pages of Exit Stage Left: The Snagglepuss Chronicles, writer Mark Russell and artist Mike Feehan are using Snagglepuss’ sexual orientation to put him at the center of a tense political drama. After turning The Flintstones into…Read more… Continue […]

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How to Get Digital Versions of All Your Old Comics

Before you get rid of your seasonal Halloween decorations to make some room for your longboxes filled with old Spider-Ham issues, consider this: digital comics are pretty easy to get, and will definitely save you some money (and space) in the long run. Sound interesting? Here’s how to get started reading digital…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Save Big On Thousands Of Digital Comics From Comixology’s Holiday Sales

It’s the end of the year, which hopefully means that you have some downtime to relax and get some reading done. To celebrate the occasion, Comixology is running four different sales through the new year on hundreds of digital comics, so you can fill up your devices with enough reading material to last you until […]

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A Timeline of Everything We Know Happened After Return of the Jedi, Up to The Last Jedi

Three years ago, the “Journey to The Force Awakens” gave us our first tentative steps into fertile new ground for Disney’s Star Wars canon: the three-decade period between Return of the Jedi and the time of the new sequel trilogy. Three years later, with The Last Jedi mere weeks away, we know so much more.Read […]

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DC Comics Has Suspended Editor Eddie Berganza Amidst Allegations of Sexual Harassment

This week, BuzzFeed News published the accounts of multiple women who alleged that they were sexually harassed by DC comics group editor Eddie Berganza while working for the publisher. Today, DC acknowledged the accusations being leveled against Berganza and made it’s first official statement.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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It’s Back! Thousands of Marvel Digital Comics Are Incredibly Cheap on Amazon Right Now. 

Amazon’s running a Marvel digital comic sale that’s bigger than any Avengers movie today, with literally thousands of titles marked down to just a few bucks, in most cases. You’ll find everything from the Guardians of the Galaxy to Darth Vader to Deadpool to Captain America in there, and every hero in between, so…Read more… […]

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Here’s Marvel’s Canceled Promo Comic for Defense Contractor Northrop Grumman

It’s difficult to imagine what sort of response Marvel expected when it announced a partnership with Northrop Grumman, the fifth largest defense contractor in the world. But the publisher’s decision to axe the deal following a swift wave of backlash suggests that it didn’t anticipate people being turned off.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Here’s Marvel’s Canceled Promo Comic for Defense Contractor Northrop Grumman

It’s difficult to imagine what sort of response Marvel expected when it announced a partnership with Northrop Grumman, the fifth largest defense contractor in the world. But the publisher’s decision to axe the deal following a swift wave of backlash suggests that it didn’t anticipate people being turned off.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Black Panther’s Origins Will Be Explored in a New Comic by io9’s Evan Narcisse, a Guy We Know

io9 senior writer Evan Narcisse has been writing about comics for over a decade, but over the past several months, you may have noticed his thoughtful essays on the Big Two comics publishers are missing. That’s because Evan has gone from writing about comics to writing one himself—namely, Rise of the Black Panther, a…Read more… […]

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