NOT JUST SUPER HEROES – Crime Comics

Getting into reading and collecting comics can seem difficult to the newcomer and not everyone likes Superheroes.

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Given the early connections between comic and pulp novels, the popularity of crime comic goes without saying. ¬†A famous example is DC’s Detective Comics which introduced the hero Batman in issue #27. ¬†However the introduction of the Comic Code and its restrictions on the depiction of crime killed off the crime comic (and many other genres.)

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