Sep 25, 2013 9:39 AM by Morgan Frances - MFrances@kristv.com
CORPUS CHRISTI - It's national comic book day and, to celebrate, Texas Toyz is offering a free comic book to all channel 6 viewers. Movies like Superman and Batman keep comic books alive but there are more TV and movie plots that come from comic books than most think. The Avengers, 300, Iron Man, and X-Men are just some of the movies created from a comic book.
With new artwork such as 3-D printing on the covers of the books, comics are showing no signs of slowing down production. Sold for an initial price of $3-$4, some books skyrocket to hundreds and thousands of dollars. According to Dean Fritsch, the most expensive comic book, Action Comics #1 which features the first appearance of Superman, is priced at $2 million.
1 day ago
Do you have a tip, information about a breaking news story, or a story idea for 6 Investigates? Contact the KRIS 6 News Desk at 361-884-6666 or send us an email.
Send us your feedback. We want to hear from you!
Look at photos and videos and share them!
|KRISTV.COM Mobile Website
Get KRISTV.com on your mobile or PDA!
|KRISTV.COM Mobile Apps
Get our mobile apps on your mobile or PDA!
See the latest winning numbers!
|6 News Team
Read about your favorite KRIS-TV personalities!
|FCC Online Public File
FCC Public File of Records, Reports, and more