#comicbooks

Entertainment | Entertainment

Debut edition of Spider-Man comic headed to auction

CALVERTON, N.Y. (AP) — Walter Yakoboski scraped together nearly every penny he made as short-order cook in 1979 to begin buying a small collection of rare comic books for $10,000, hoping his boyhood passion could one day pay off as an investment.

History | Culture

The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay | Jlife

Miscellaneous | Other Kinds of Whatnot

How Censors Killed The Weird, Experimental, Progressive Golden Age Of Comics

In the 1940s, comic books were often feminist, diverse, and bold. Then the reactionary Comics Code Authority changed the trajectory of comic book culture for good.

Miscellaneous | Other Kinds of Whatnot

The True Origins of 'X-Men'

How a second-tier comic inspired a legion of misfits and changed Hollywood