Comics

LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 29:  Robin Williams attends the CW, CBS And Showtime 2013 Summer TCA Party on July 29, 2013 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images)

Local Fans, Comics React To The Passing Of Robin Williams

In the comedy and improv world, Williams’ death has hit hard. At Philly Improv Theater many stand-ups feel as though they’ve not only lost one of their industry’s greatest minds, but a mentor.

08/11/2014

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Fans Heed The Call To Wizard World In Philadelphia

Like-minded fans from all over the world band together to celebrate their love of comic books, video games, science fiction and all things pop culture.

06/20/2014

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Publisher Of Archie Comics Announces It’s Killing Title Character

Archie, while a known character in comics and cartoons, is small potatoes in terms of sales, a couple of thousand of comic books a month compared to 115,000 for one of the Batman titles.

04/12/2014

Fralinger String Band struts up Broad Street. (credit Pat Loeb)

114th Annual Mummers Parade Struts Up Broad Street

Thousands lined Broad Street to watch the parade which included some spectacular acts, with sets, elaborate costumes and choreography.

01/01/2014

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Top Standup Comics And Comedians In Philadelphia

The Philadelphia area has bred some of the best known comics such as Bill Cosby, Kevin Hart, Tina Fey and Bob Saget.

02/25/2013

PHILADELPHIA - JANUARY 1:  Members of the Woodland String Band perform during the 2011 Mummers Parade January 1, 2011 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Thousands of people enjoyed the warmer weather and watched the parade, which has been around for over 100 years. (Photo by William Thomas Cain/Getty Images) File Photo

2013 Mummers Parade Winners

The Mummers Parade came to a close Tuesday night as the judges picked their favorite performers.

01/01/2013

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Halftone App

Ever wanted your pictures to look like they came from a comic book? The Halftone app not only adds the overly familiar dots, but lets you add borders and captions as well.

10/31/2012

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