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Behind the Kirby Heirs Lawsuit against Disney/Marvel

When the Walt Disney Company purchased Marvel Entertainment, they acquired a lot more more than just the 5,000 characters in Marvel’s stable, they also found a slate of lawsuits hiding under that  rock. Not only will Disney likely end up … Continue reading

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Captain EO in 3D in comics, get your glasses ready

I’m a bit under the weather, so no Morning Report today. But do not miss this post by Alain Littaye. He’s uncovered a rare 3D Comic Book from 1987 of Captain EO, scanned it, and posted it online in a … Continue reading

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A Foolish view on Marvel and Disney

The Moteley Fool‘s Ric Munarriz has a look at how Disney can spin some gold from its acquisition of Marvel Entertainment. First, understand that the big Marvel names are all spoken for with long term contracts. So Disney won’t be … Continue reading

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Disney acquires Marvel – Superheroes to join Disney fold

I had to check my calendar to make sure it wasn’t April Fools when the news of The Walt Disney Company’s latest acquisition rolled across my screen. Disney is now the proud owner of Marvel Entertainment at a cost of … Continue reading

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Donald Duck shills for Recording Industry

A recent Swedish edition of a Donald Duck comic book was caught shilling for the recording industry printing an anti-file sharing message in the book. The moral message in the short episode could easily be interpreted that illegal downloading is … Continue reading

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