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Free Comic Book Day: What is it?
Free Comic Book Day is the first Saturday in May. It's an International Event that celebrates comic books and the local comic shops that provide them to thei...
Comic Book Industry Hits a 20-Year High
According to a new report sales in the comic book industry are at a 20-year high. NY1's Elizabeth Keatinge spoke to industry professionals and fans at a Staten Island comic book store to find out what's behind the increase.
What Chicago Restaurants Are Also Wedding Venues?
Here are seven Chicago restaurants that are known for their quality cuisine and their beautiful private event spaces for weddings.
Free Comic Book Day Catalog
What Is "Meijer"?
Here on the Super Skull podcast we examine what REALLY matters to the comic-reading crowd today. We pick the best issue #1s, we review the hottest board games, and we ask the incredibly important questions, like: "What even is Meijer?"
Memorial Day Sale! 25% off everything except new, candy and hold items!
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How the humble comic book could become the next classroom superhero
Paul Aleixo, Sheffield Hallam University, is reporting in The Conversation on why comic books could be taking to the classroom. You might think comics are just packed full of superheroes, funny animals and silly jokes, and you wouldn’t be far wrong. But while the term “comic book” might also bring to mind something that is outdated and just for young kids, what you might not know is that comics are being used to great effect in many classrooms and lecture theatres around the world. And our recent study shows why, because we found that the use of comic books actually enables students to better remember information. Our research showed that the students that read a comic book version got more memory questions correct compared to when the same information was presented in text…
What Marvel Could Learn from the 'Bingo Love' Comic Book
Marvel and other comic book companies should take note of the overnight success of “Bingo Love,” an indie comic by Inclusive Press.
Marvel NOW! Titles for April 12th
Marvel NOW! continues this Spring. Check out all the NEW Marvel titles arriving in stores April 12th. Tune in each week to see the new books! ► Subscribe to ...