The summer movie season is still in full force, with a new superhero blockbusterAnimes(Fantastic Four) due in theaters on Friday. Our 45 highly specialized vendors carry all genres of raw and graded Comic Books, including traditional Superheroe Books, Alternative/Esoteric, Manga, Science Fiction, Fantasy, Action/Adventure, Horror, Humor, Romance, Children’s, as well as Adult themed books. Spend the day buying, selling and trading with the most professional and friendly collectors, vendors and Comic Book Shop owners from all parts of Toronto and across Ontario. The comic had been low-balled at first, going for $49,293.75 during the auction itself.
And with a new career emerging in film and TV screenwriting in both the UK and the US, Tony’s also the screenwriter of the movie The Mild Bunch, with Colin Baker, Vicki Michelle and Frazer Hines attached to star in, The Nest, a US television show co-created with Supernatural and Stargate Universe actress Alaina Huffman, 52 Pickup for Richwater FIlms and Cartel, starring Craig Fairbrass.
Comics Uniting Nations works in coordination with various UN offices, but it’s an independent project seeking funds on Kickstarter Assuming the project is funded—as of this writing it’s more than halfway to its goal of $60,000 with three days left—the finished comics will be distributed in digital formats for free worldwide under a Creative Commons license.
We have exciting stores in many major UK cities, including our famous London Megastore on Shaftesbury Avenue and Megastores in Bristol and Southampton. Our first title ‘Jericho’ has already proven to be quite popular among avid Comic book readers, as well as celebrity comic book readers. And what has been turned into a movie is strictly the memoir type of nonfiction comic books rather than the historical, biographical and otherwise informational variety. Some big dramatic effect can be made in a comic book for a matter of a few pounds.
Comics books are the paper they are printed on. There is a tactile pleasure to be had from holding one in your hands, turning the pages. By comparison comic book writers and artists get paid much less, even the very well-known ones. Still, by comparison, the central team in comic books creates the core of the artistic work for much less financial reward than with the film industry.