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The Comic Book Industry's Sketchy Futurenew

Though the industry is currently chugging along with a good bit of steam under it, the margins are still precariously thin in places.
Charleston City Paper  |  Jason A. Zwiker  |  04-23-2008  |  Books

Street Geeksnew

The comic book world has more characters than you might think.
Creative Loafing (Charlotte)  |  Jared Neumark  |  03-16-2006  |  Culture


Bizarro World turns alternative and independent comics creators, television writers and even a few musicians loose on Superman, Batman and the rest of DC Comics' superhero universe.
Metroland  |  Rick Marshall  |  02-23-2006  |  Fiction

A Bird! A Plane! A Conservative!new

In the first-ever comic book explicitly by and for conservatives, patriotic superhero Captain America is irrelevant because, says co-creator Mike Mackey, "traditional American values are not traditional anymore."
Boston Phoenix  |  Mike Miliard  |  11-11-2005  |  Fiction

Celluloid Superheroesnew

As the borders between comic-book panels and flat-panel screens disintegrate, writers are joining their fictional stars in making a successful crossover.
Metroland  |  Rick Marshall  |  03-17-2005  |  Art

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