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Frank Miller Ronin Poster, 1986

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Original Art: ‘Mazing Man 12 Cover

We already had this post scheduled for the near future anyway, but pushed it up a bit in light of Bleeding Cool’s news last week that the iconic splash page of Batman and (Carrie Kelley) Robin from The Dark Knight Returns #3, sold at auction for an astounding $448,125.

Nope, the below isn’t . . . → Read More: Original Art: ‘Mazing Man 12 Cover

Dark Knight #3 is HERE! Promo Poster, 1986

This looked to be actually more of a rigid posterboard kind of thing, for comic shops to announce . . . → Read More: Dark Knight #3 is HERE! Promo Poster, 1986

Dark Knight One-Sheet Promo Ad / Order Form, 1986

Not the best quality scan of this, but an interesting piece of sales marketing: A Dark Knight one-sheet order form sent to comic stores (I guess), to hand out to their customers…

…for said customers to order the series directly from DC Comics IF their comic shop wasn’t carrying it(!) What comic shop . . . → Read More: Dark Knight One-Sheet Promo Ad / Order Form, 1986

Lone Wolf and Cub Promotional Poster, 1987

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Batman Button Sets, 1989

Navigating through the deluge of Bat merchandise in 1989 (that capitalized on the movie and 50th anniversary), these button sets were among the nicer products.

Three button sets, four buttons in each set, representing different artistic eras of Batman comic history.

Button Set 1 (pictured right) is of course the early Bob . . . → Read More: Batman Button Sets, 1989

Lone Wolf and Cub Ad, 1987

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