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Steve Geppi wins comic industry lifetime achievement award

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TIMONIUM, Md. – Geppi Family Enterprises Chairman Steve Geppi was awarded the 2022 Hero Initiative Lifetime Achievement Award for excellence in the comics field. The award was presented during the Mike Wieringo Comic Book Industry Awards, aka the Ringo Awards, which were held at Baltimore Comic-Con on October 29, 2022.

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‘Lost universe’ comics find devoted following amongst collectors

A Top-Notch Comics #2, January 1940, from MLJ Magazines, featuring Jack Cole and Mort Meskin art, sold for $9,257 + the buyer’s premium at Hake’s Auctions in March 2017. Photo courtesy of Hake’s Auctions and LiveAuctioneers.

A ‘Top-Notch Comics’ #2, January 1940, from MLJ Magazines, featuring Jack Cole and Mort Meskin art, sold for $9,257 plus buyer’s premium at Hake’s Auctions in March 2017. Photo courtesy of Hake’s Auctions and LiveAuctioneers

NEW YORK — While comic book fans obviously know DC Comics and Marvel, there are legions of other comics universes worth collecting. Some were short-lived and only in production for a few years but have re-emerged over the past few years to attract a loyal following. Read more