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booksHermes PressThe Phantom

The Phantom has been around for about as long as the most popular superheroes, and in August, Hermes Press will release the first collection of his Avon book run.

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If you are going to a comic book convention this year, and you want to dress up like your favorite character from videogames, comics, and film, you’re probably going to need to craft a weapon or two. Bill Doran has released his second volume of weapon making books, that will teach you to make props that are completely safe.

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March is Women’s History Month and for the comic book industry that means it is Women In Comics Month. As a companion piece to my editorial Why We Need Women in Comics Month (http://majorspoilers.com/2016/03/14/editorial-need-women-comics-month/), I present you with my Top 5 Current Comics Starring Women.

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H.P. Lovecraft’s long-lost manuscript, The Cancer of Superstition, has only been talked about in hushed tones since 1926 when it disappeared following the death of Harry Houdini. Now, thanks to a private collector, the manuscript has been found, and is going on the auction block.

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PRESS RELEASE J. R. Roberts’ classic Adult Western characters returns to print in THE GUNSMITH #401: NEW MEXICO POWDER KEG.  Pro Se Productions offers readers the chance to read the book’s first chapter for free!

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Earlier this week, we learned that J.K. Rowling has written three short tales for the Pottermore website that explores the history of magic in America. It’s all part of the promotion for the upcoming Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them movie, but it is also information that is in continuity, which makes the reading material super valuable for Harry Potter fans. Warner Bros. put together a video teaser for the online text, that is put together very well. You can read the tales at Pottermore.com.

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booksHarry Potter

While J.K. Rowling may not be writing any new Harry Potter books, she is fleshing out the magical world of Harry Potter – more specifically, she’s building up the world of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them ahead of the movie’s release.

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If you are a fan of audio dramas (and who isn’t), GraphicAudio has announced the release of Ms. Marvel Volume 2: Generation Why, directed from Marvel Comics.

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Press Release: DC Comics’ iconic character Lois Lane will be back for more in Lois Lane: DoubleDown, the second book in Gwenda Bond’s new series from Switch Press, the Young Adult imprint of Capstone.  Following the success of the first book in the series, Lois Lane: Fallout, Gwenda returns with a new story of the adventures of a teenage Lois Lane, as she begins to discover her passion for journalism and become the character loved by generations of fans.

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VIZ Media is ready to help you out in the kitchen withe the upcoming cookbook based on the animated web series, Bee and PuppyCat.

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If you were worried that you wouldn’t be able to save up the money to fly to England to watch the Harry Potter and the Cursed Child play, you’ll be happy to learn you can buy the book in July.

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Golden Bell’s Polar Press proudly announced today its collaboration with writer and artist, Ezelle Van Der Heever, via its publishing of her illustrated novel The Valiard Mansion. The book follows the hapless Ruth Rosewood in the fictional town of Harbiford, where all the eligible bachelors are snatched up by younger, prettier girls. In this Victorian comedy, ghosts, magicians, and romance collide; hence, the restoration of the derelict Valiard Mansion throws childhood sweethearts Ruth and Theodore back into each other’s lives following an eight year estrangement. With over 350 pages and a wealth of illustrations filling each chapter, the new novel

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If you haven’t heard, Rodrigo Lopez has written a book, and you can buy it today!

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booksDark Horse ComicsPress ReleaseSolicitationsVideo Games

After its amazing success with the release of the collectors’ book The Legend of Zelda™: Hyrule Historia, Dark Horse turns its attention to another Nintendo® franchise, Fire Emblem™.

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