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Astérix Creator Responds to Daughter’s Accusations of Being a Sell-Out

Albert Uderzo, creator of the Astérix comics has been publicly criticized by his daughter for selling the rights to the character. Earlier this month, it was reported that a 60% share of  Éditions Albert-René, the publishing comping established by Uderzo to release the  Astérix comics had been sold to publishing giant Hachette Livre.  The deal […]

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Spider-Man: The Special Inauguration Day Edition

Remember the collectible Spider-Man issue #583 that teams the webbed hero with now President Obama? When I mentioned it in a January 12th post,  The Christian Scientist Monitor was predicting a jump in value from the $3.99 face value to $20.00 on the day of issue alone. Well…according to a post  on the LA Times […]

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Obama and Spider-Man – The New Dynamic Duo?

Comic collectors are eagerly anticipating January 14 and the Marvel Comics’  release of Amazing Spider-Man #583. Not only does this issue feature Barack Obama on the cover, it also includes 5 pages of Spidey/Obama adventures. Villainous  Chameleon plots to spoil Obama’s swearing-in but our arachnid-like friend puts an end to the evil scheme. Collectability forecasts […]

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