Comic Books

The cover of the Action Comics #1 comic book from 1938 is pictured. The issue introduced Superman to the world. (credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Rare Superman Comic Fetches $3.2 Million

A nearly flawless copy of Superman’s comic book debut has sold for a super-powered price. Action Comics No. 1 was auctioned on eBay this weekend for $3.2 million.

08/25/2014

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Watterson’s Comic Artwork Up For Auction

Artwork from “Calvin and Hobbes” creator Bill Watterson’s three-day return to comics will be auctioned to benefit Parkinson’s disease research.

08/08/2014

Chris Pratt attends the UK Premiere of "Guardians of the Galaxy" at Empire Leicester Square on July 24, 2014 in London, England. (credit: Anthony Harvey/Getty Images)

“Guardians Of The Galaxy” Tops Box Office

“Guardians of the Galaxy” blasted past expectations at the weekend box office, earning $94 million in its debut weekend, according to studio estimates on Sunday.

08/04/2014

May 1939 Detective Comics No. 27 comic book cover featuring first appearance of Batman. (AP Photo)

Batman Creator’s Personal Comics Being Sold

Bob Kane’s own copies of the Caped Crusader’s earliest appearances — including Detective Comics No. 27 and Batman No. 1 — are going up for auction on Monday.

08/01/2014

A fan dressed as Captain America looks on after Belgium's 2-1 victory in extra time during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Belgium and the United States at Arena Fonte Nova on July 1, 2014 in Salvador, Brazil. (credit: Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Marvel Unveils Black Captain America

The new Captain America will be African American. Marvel superhero The Falcon will take over as the patriotic Avenger in an upcoming installment of the comic book series.

07/18/2014

A collection of Archie comic books sit on a store shelf. (credit: AP Photo)

Archie To Be Shot Saving Gay Friend

The famous freckle-faced comic book icon is meeting his demise in Wednesday’s installment of “Life with Archie” when he intervenes in an assassination attempt on Kevin Keller.

07/14/2014

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“X-Men” Dominates Box Office With $91 Million

“X-Men: Days of Future Past” debuted with $91 million, beating last weekend’s top hit, the sci-fi adventure “Godzilla,” which earned another $31.4 million in its second weekend.

05/26/2014

Actor Michael Rooker, who played Merle Dixon on AMC's "The Walking Dead," talks with CBS 11 News reporter Angela Martin. (credit: Phil Stauskas/CBSDFW.COM)

Michael Rooker Coy About Marvel Movie Role

Film and TV actor Michael Rooker was in DFW this past weekend for Dallas Comic Con, and he offered a few details about his role in the upcoming “Guardians of the Galaxy” movie.

05/19/2014

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Large Crowds Expected At Dallas Comic Con

This weekend you will see plenty of interesting people wondering around downtown Dallas – some even dressed up to the hilt as the latest edition of the Dallas Comic Con returns to North Texas.

05/15/2014

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27 Amazing Facts About Comics

Do you love comics? From Garfield to Charlie Brown, here are 27 interesting and historical facts about comics.

03/06/2014

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Rare Comic Books Hit Auction Block

A Wisconsin woman who has grown into a key player in the American comic book scene is putting some of her most rare and treasured items up for auction.

11/21/2013

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Reviews: “The Wolverine” & “The To Do List”

Clawed hero Wolverine gets a chance to rip up the box office this week, along with raunchy comedy “The To Do List.” But are those movies any good?

07/25/2013

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