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Comic Book Questions Answered – Iron Man Numbering Snafu

Comic Book Questions Answered – where I answer whatever questions you folks might have about comic books (feel free to e-mail questions to me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com). Here is a link to an archive of all the past questions that have been answered so far.

Today we look at a question from reader Zach R:

I have a question for you, if you already haven’t answered it – back in Volume 3 of Iron Man (89 Issues) issues 065 and 066 have the same numbers (410) when the old numbering system is applied which they had started doing again at this point, so both sets of numbers are on the cover. It is plain as day and I have never seen a reason of why this is. Because of this wouldn’t the whole chronological order be off when they got to issue 500??

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Comic Book Questions Answered – Stan Lee and the Mystery of Amazing Spider-Man #200

Comic Book Questions Answered – where I answer whatever questions you folks might have about comic books (feel free to e-mail questions to me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com). Here is a link to an archive of all the past questions that have been answered so far.

Today we look at a question from reader Chris S.:

(Have you ever dealt here or elsewhere with the single page of Amazing Spider-Man #200 that Stan Lee scripted? It was alluded to in the letter’s page of the issue, but I don’t know if the exact page number was ever revealed. It’s one of the abiding mysteries of my childhood.

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Comic Book Questions Answered – What Comic First Broke the Internet?

Comic Book Questions Answered – where I answer whatever questions you folks might have about comic books (feel free to e-mail questions to me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com). Here is a link to an archive of all the past questions that have been answered so far.

Today we look at a question by CBR’s own Managing Editor, Albert Ching. With the Kim Kardashian nude photo shoot for Paper Magazine working around the theme of “breaking the internet,” Albert wanted to confirm with me what was the first comic that used the idea of breaking the internet as part of the publicity for the book. That is to say, not the first controversial comic book, but the first comic book that used “breaking the internet” as part of the publicity for the comic book. Albert had a comic in mind but wanted to be sure.

So let’s see if the book he had in mind was correct!
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Comic Book Questions Answered – Why Aren’t There Any Marvel Comics on The Big Bang Theory?

Comic Book Questions Answered – where I answer whatever questions you folks might have about comic books (feel free to e-mail questions to me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com). Here is a link to an archive of all the past questions that have been answered so far.

Today we look at a question by reader C.M.Griffin about the reasoning behind Marvel Comics not appearing on The Big Bang Theory.

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Comic Book Questions Answered – Is This Batman #0 Variant Cover a Scam?

Comic Book Questions Answered – where I answer whatever questions you folks might have about comic books (feel free to e-mail questions to me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com). Here is a link to an archive of all the past questions that have been answered so far.

Today we look into a Batman “variant cover” being sold on eBay.

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Comic Book Questions Answered – Who Designed the Famous Avengers “A”?

Comic Book Questions Answered – where I answer whatever questions you folks might have about comic books (feel free to e-mail questions to me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com). Here is a link to an archive of all the past questions that have been answered so far.

Today we discover who designed the famous Avengers “A.”

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Comic Book Questions Answered: Was Superman, the “Big Blue Boy Scout,” Ever an ACTUAL Boy Scout?

Comic Book Questions Answered – where I answer whatever questions you folks might have about comic books (feel free to e-mail questions to me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com). Here is a link to an archive of all the past questions that have been answered so far.

Reader Enrique M. wrote in to ask a question on behalf of his girlfriend. While Superman is often referred to as “The Big Blue Boy Scout,” was he ever ACTUALLY a Boy Scout?

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Comic Book Questions Answered: Why Can Bluewater Use Celebrity Names and Likenesses?

Comic Book Questions Answered – where I answer whatever questions you folks might have about comic books (feel free to e-mail questions to me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com). Here is a link to an archive of all the past questions that have been answered so far.

Today, my pal Steve asked me why is it that Steve Jobs’ estate can bar the production of an action figure based on the late Apple co-founder (which they just did)…

but Bluewater can put out an unauthorized biography comic book of Jobs?

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Comic Book Questions Answered: Who Designed the Costume For Nightwing’s Solo Series?

Comic Book Questions Answered – where I answer whatever questions you folks might have about comic books (feel free to e-mail questions to me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com). Here is a link to an archive of all the past questions that have been answered so far.

Reader Stephane wrote in with a question about Nightwing’s current costume.

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Comic Book Questions Answered – How Were Dark Knight Returns and Watchmen Received When They Were First Released?

Comic Book Questions Answered – where I answer whatever questions you folks might have about comic books (feel free to e-mail questions to me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com). Here is a link to an archive of all the past questions that have been answered so far.

Reader Scott wrote in with a question that I thought it would be nice to answer, so enjoy! Continue Reading »

Comic Book Questions Answered: How Was World War II Depicted In Comics DURING World War II?

Comic Book Questions Answered – where I answer whatever questions you folks might have about comic books (feel free to e-mail questions to me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com). Here is a link to an archive of all the past questions that have been answered so far.

Today’s question is about how comics depicted World War II DURING World War II.

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Comic Book Questions Answered: What Was the First Variant Cover?

Comic Book Questions Answered – where I answer whatever questions you folks might have about comic books (feel free to e-mail questions to me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com). Here is a link to an archive of all the past questions that have been answered so far.

Today’s question is about what was the first variant cover.

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Comic Book Questions Answered: What Was the Deal With British Versions of Marvel Comics in the 1960s?

Comic Book Questions Answered – where I answer whatever questions you folks might have about comic books (feel free to e-mail questions to me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com). Here is a link to an archive of all the past questions that have been answered so far.

Today’s question is about British versions of Marvel Silver Age Comics.

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Comic Book Questions Answered: Was Jean Grey Naked in an Issue of X-Men?

Comic Book Questions Answered – where I answer whatever questions you folks might have about comic books (feel free to e-mail questions to me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com). Here is a link to an archive of all the past questions that have been answered so far.

Reader Derrick C. asked me whether there was an 80s Marvel comic that had Jean Grey nude in it.
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Comic Book Questions Answered: What is this “Marvel Universe” Title?

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