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Captain Blue Hen Comics & Entertainment
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Secret Wars Proved That Superhero Comics Are Too Complicated — and That It’s a Virtue
The almost absurd level of ambition can cause problems, but is also the very reason we all started reading comics.
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A Few Facts About MAD Magazine
Let's learn something about MAD magazine, courtesy of Uncle John’s Bathroom Reader Attack of the Factoids.IT’S A MAD, MAD WORLD From 1952 until 1955, MAD was a full-color comic book called Tales Calculated to Drive You Mad. But in 1954, an inflammatory book titled Seduction of the Innocent, written by anti-comics crusader Dr. Fredric Wertham, hit stores, and public hysteria that comic books might be causing juvenile delinquency rose to a fevered ...
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WONDER WOMAN Sneak Peek & New SUICIDE SQUAD Trailer To Debut In CW Special
The CW to air two specials on January 19 promoting DC's upcoming tv shows and movies.
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New Comics Arriving Wednesday, December 30 - Regular Hours - Lots of New Comics!
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The Dark Side: An Oral History of 'The Star Wars Holiday Special'
The biggest tragedy in 'Star Wars' since the destruction of Alderaan, as told by the people who witnessed it firsthand.
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Does ya agree or does ya not? What would youse add? The 20 Best Comics and Graphic Novels of 2015
It’s been a remarkable year for comics. Huge publishers like DC and Marvel have rejuvenated their line-ups with tons of amazing books; beyond the big two, there’s been some of the most compelling, challenging material in the industry we’ve seen in years. It was hard to narrow it down, but here’s 20 of 2015’s best.
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A Neuroscientist Patiently Explains the Allure of the Adult Coloring Book
The psychological draw of a task that <i>feels </i>creative, but doesn&rsquo;t actually involve creating anything new.
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Grant Morrison's 'Nameless' Was the Most Disturbing Comic of 2015
The six-issue sci-fi horror series from Image gets its collected edition this January
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Is This The Line-Up For the X-FORCE Movie?
Concept artist Greg Semkow reveals some art which some believe is based on the film's script.
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The 100 Best Comic Book Covers of 2015
We judged these comics by their covers.
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Simon Pegg was surprised the Star Trek Beyond trailer is not like the movie | News
Simon Pegg was in Star Wars: The Force Awakens as one of the aliens, so he was caught by the press at the European premiere and asked the fan reaction to the recent [...]
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BC Refugees Blog: IDW announces Classic Star Wars in Artist's Edition
IDW to Collect Al Williamson’s Classic Star Wars in Artist’s Edition EDITOR’S NOTE: Coming on the heels of the just released STAR WARS:THE FORCE AWAKENS the timing for this couldn’t be better. Details below. From the off...
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280 E Main St #101 Newark, DE 19711
280 East Main Street #101USDelawareNewark19711
Comic Book Store, BooksToday 12–5PM
Sunday 12–5PMMonday 12–8PMTuesday 12–8PMWednesday 10AM–8PMThursday 12–8PMFriday 12–8PMSaturday 10AM–6PM
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"Great selection, great service and fun staff."
"That's the vibe that you get when you walk through their front door."
"Good atmosphere and good people."
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Alison Hapka
a week ago
Knowledgable, welcoming staff in a well stocked comic shop. If you don't see it they will find it and get it for you. Great t-shirt selection and other pop culture items too!
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Deniz Tezcan
2 months ago
Above average comic shop. Nice selection, decent prices, pleasant staff.
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jonas p
3 months ago
Very amazing friendly staff and they have no problems helping you find what you want. A GRADE
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Joel Bruno
6 months ago
Had a great experience. The people were very friendly and willing to help.
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Brianna Hansen
a week ago
Love this place! Great selection for its size and the staff is always very warm and welcoming.
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Todd Orme
a week ago
Great pop culture store, stop in and check them out its worth it.
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Mo A
8 months ago
Best comic store I have ever been to. Good people who are super helpful, titles for any interest, and always something fun playing on their TV.
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Kyle Philibin
a year ago
Friendly, and if your looking to get into comics there a great help. Or if you want to try something new give them a few things you like and they can make some great suggestions.
Response from the owner - 10 months ago
Thank you so much Kyle!