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Comics Great Neal Adams Dies At 80

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Above, Neal Adams and yours truly at the 2012 Comikaze Expo in Los Angeles. by Armand Vaquer Very sad news! It is the kind of news that forces one to shout, "Aw, f*ck!" Comic book artist great Neal Adams has passed away at age 80. He was the man who created the definitive Bronze Age Batman for DC Comics. Don Glut posted the following on Facebook: I just heard the sad news that artist Neal Adams -- who  back in the 1960s changed the look of comics -- has died at 80.  Neal illustrated one of my earliest professional stories, "Goddess from the Sea," in VAMPIRELLA #1. What a thrill it was for novice me to open that magazine and find that Neal had done the art for one of  my stories - and made it so much better than it actually was. And I'm so glad that last year -- finally --  in his Crusty Bunkers comic book shop right here in Burbank, CA, he autographed my original copy of that issue. He also posted: FYI, I just received this email message from Jim Steranko: Yeah,

All Comic Books 40% Off! It's Easter Clearance Sale Time at Atomic Robot Comics & Toys!

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  Atomic Robot Comics & Toys , the number one rated retailer for comic books, toys and memorabilia on Etsy, is proud to announce our annual Easter Clearance Sale. This sale applies to every single item in our catalog so hurry before the items you love are gone! We have been busy of late adding issues from the Silver and Bronze Age including The Avengers, Spider-Man, Fantastic Four, X-Men, Batman, Superman, The Flash, Wonder Woman, and The Justice League. - All 40% Off! Now is the time to fill holes in your comic book collection! Atomic Robot has thousands of back issues to choose from ranging all the way back to the 1940s. If you are looking for any book, and can't find it in our store, don't be afraid to drop us a line. We have tons of back stock! Looking For some real steals? We are all penny-pinchers at heart and we have comics for just that, mere pennies. Always remember we ship worldwide! New Items Added Daily! Go Shopping At Atomic Robot Comics & Toys - HERE Comi