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Presenting The Fifth Annual Ringo Awards Winners

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Last night, the winners of the Fifth Annual Ringo Awards were announced at the Baltimore Comic-Con and without any further adieu here is the full rundown.

Best Cartoonist (Writer/Artist):
WINNER – Jeff Lemire
Sas Milledge
Eric Powell
Caytlin Vilbrandt
Thom Zahler

Best Writer:
Jeff Lemire
Chris Miskiewicz
Tom Taylor
WINNER – James Tynion IV
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Motley Crue’s Founding Guitarist Mick Mars Has Retired From The Band

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For the past few days, several of the more gossip column themed websites have been stating that Motley Crue’s founding axe-slinger Mick Mars was exiting the band and now today we get the official confirmation and a statement from the members of the group. Mick Mars has indeed stepped down from the band that he helped to start and launch into a stratospheric success. Read on down below.

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Official: http://www.motleycrue.net
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Marvel Reveals “No-Prize” Variant Covers For February 2023

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The Press Release:
Coveted by generations of True Believers, Marvel Comics’ legendary No-Prizes return in the form of eye-catching new variant covers this February! Coined by Stan Lee, the legendary Marvel No-Prize was originally awarded to fans who called out continuity errors in stories and later were given to those who could expertly explain them away! Over the years, the term and format of the prize itself evolved in many ways, but the spirit of it has remained the same! Celebrating this staple of comics fandom, these variant covers will take readers back to the glory days of the No-Prize by utilizing photographs of the actual iconic envelopes that were mailed out to “winners” in decades past!

Check out the three NO-PRIZE COVERS and stay tuned for announcements about exciting Marvel Comics variant cover programs coming your way in the months ahead! For more information, visit Marvel.com.

On Sale 2/8

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“Amazing Spider-Man” #19 (No-Prize Variant)

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Crunchyroll Outlines Plans and Panels for Anime NYC 2022

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The Press Release:
Crunchyroll, a global leader in providing fans around the world with ultimate anime experiences, returns to New York to supercharge Anime NYC at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center from November 18-20, 2022. Attendees will be immersed in the coolest anime from the fall and upcoming winter seasons with transportive installations, exciting panels, and exclusive premieres.

“Crunchyroll will return to Anime NYC with an electrifying slate of programming to immerse attendees into the worlds of their favorite series,” said Gita Rebbapragada, Chief Marketing Officer, Crunchyroll. “It doesn’t stop with panels, premieres, and photo opportunities – we’re gearing up to reveal a few more experiential activations too, so stay tuned for ways to celebrate together!”
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Marvel Reveals Alex Ross “Fantastic Four” Portrait Variant Covers

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The Press Release:
The Fantastic Four are about to enter an all-new era! The upcoming run by writer Ryan North and artist Iban Coello will be ripe with mystery and overflowing with suspense as it finds the team separated after a devastating incident back in New York. The first three issues will deliver exciting standalone adventures starring Ben Grimm and Alicia, Reed and Sue, and Johnny before the team’s heartbreaking and revelatory reunion in February’s FANTASTIC FOUR #4!

In addition to gracing the series with breathtaking main covers, legendary artist Alex Ross will mark this major milestone with a series of variant covers for the opening four issues! Presented in striking black and white and capturing the team’s timeless appeal, the iconic Fantastic Four artist has crafted classic portraits of all four members of the team in these must-have SOLO VARIANT COVERS!
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