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    ‘Asterix’ co-creator Albert Uderzo dies aged 92

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 10:52pm on March 24, 2020

    Albert Uderzo, who drew the ‘Asterix and Obelix’ comics that delighted legions of children and adults over the past six decades, has died aged 92,...

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    First Marvel comic sets auction record

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on November 24, 2019

    The first comic book produced by Marvel, the famed US publisher behind Spider-Man, X-Men and The Avengers, went under the hammer Thursday, fetching a record...

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    Original ‘Tintin’ page fetches 394,000 euros at Paris sale

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:00am on November 22, 2019

    An original page from a classic ‘Tintin’ comic book sold for far above its estimate at an auction of drawings by the beloved character’s creator...

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    Neoliberalism is true villain of ‘Joker’

    Leslie Lee | Updated at 12:00am on October 12, 2019

    AFTER 11 years of inundating cineplexes with status-quo defending super cops and soldiers, Hollywood has finally given us a blockbuster movie with a protagonist willing...

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    Comic-Con hits 50

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 12:00am on July 16, 2019

    From Peter Parker’s run-in with a radioactive spider to Superman fleeing an exploding Krypton: comic book fans love a good origin story. So when 135,000...