comics

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Mad Magazine is going away, and everyone is in mourning

After 67 years of satirical, juvenile, and hilarious content, Mad Magazine is disappearing from news stands. Although DC Entertainment, Mads parent company, has yet to make an official statement, according to CNN a person familiar with the matter said the upcoming August issue will be the final Mad Magazine. Mad first appeared in comic book

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Why Stan Lees Marvel Comics characters are still beloved today

Today, Marvel Comics is known for its massively successful films about superheroes, including Black Panther, Spider-Man, Iron Man, and Captain America. And since Disney now owns Marvel’s parent company, it’s not slowing down anytime soon. This weekend, Captain Marvel, starring Brie Larson in the titular role, was released in theaters, and the final Avengers film

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Comic sales are down as readers abandon print

Comic book and graphic novel sales fell 6.5% in 2017 from a 2016 high of $1.015 billion. Graphic novels brought in $570 million while comic books brought in about $350 million. A report posted to Comichron notes that comic stores are still the biggest source for revenue while $90 million is attributable to digital downloads.

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Marvel seems to have a plan in place for Ms. Marvel at the movies

Image: marvel comics It sounds like Ms. Marvel could be joining the Marvel Cinematic Universe at some point. Sooner than you think, even. Avengers: Infinity War marks the beginning of a year-long turning point in the MCU. After Ant-Man and the Wasp cheers us up with superhero comedy this summer, there’s a long wait until

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The Dora Milaje take center stage in their own Marvel comics spinoff

Image: marvel The Dora Milaje, Wakanda’s own elite force of female protectors, are getting their own comic book spinoff. SEE ALSO: Marvel is ‘absolutely’ making a sequel to ‘Black Panther.’ Obviously. A new collection of one-shot comics under the name Wakanda Forever was announced Friday by Marvel editor Wil Moss.  Written by Nnedi Okorafor with