Comic Book Origins: Suicide Squad Started in 1959, the Suicide Squad was a nickname for a Secret Government Organization called Task Force X. The original 4 members were all people that had been a part of an event in their life that saw them watched others die in a heroicRead More →

Saga by Brian K. Reason challenged: Sexual content, anti-family, nudity, offensive language, and unsuited for age group. When did the last issue of Saga come out? Vaughan. To recap, Saga’s last issue went on sale July 25, 2018, featuring one hell of a devastating plot twist (I even wrote aboutRead More →

The Avengers are a fictional team of superheroes that appears in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. … The team made its debut in The Avengers #1 (cover-dated Sept. 1963), created by writer-editor Stan Lee and artist/co-plotter Jack Kirby. When did the Iron Man first appear in Marvel’s comics?Read More →

Common forms include comic strips, editorial and gag cartoons, and comic books. Since the late 20th century, bound volumes such as graphic novels, comic albums, and tankōbon have become increasingly common, while online webcomics have proliferated in the 21st century. What are two narratives in a graphic novel? jpg. AsRead More →

Today the earliest known comic book is called The Adventures of Obadiah Oldbuck. Originally published in several languages in Europe in 1837, among them an English version designed for Britain in 1941. Were there comics in the 1800s? Comics were relatively popular in early 1800s America and England. However, theRead More →

The first modern comic book, Famous Funnies, was released in the US in 1933 and was a reprinting of earlier newspaper humor comic strips, which had established many of the story-telling devices used in comics. When was the golden age of comic books? The Golden Age of Comic Books describesRead More →

So manga did come before anime, after all. Manga as a word came to known in the late 18th century and is translated as comic. Anime, or the first animated film in Japan, was made with chalk by Shimokawa Oten. Who created anime? The earliest examples of Japanese animation canRead More →