1950 in comics

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Notable events of 1950 in comics. See also List of years in comics.



Events and publications[edit]

Year overall[edit]

The U.S. comics industry comes to a turning point. The Golden Age of Comic Books is ending, and the rise of crime comics, romance comics, Western comics, horror comics, and science fiction comics signals the start of the new decade.

March[edit]

April[edit]

  • Crypt of Terror debuts with issue #17 (April/May cover date), continuing the numbering of Crime PatrolEC Comics
  • The Vault of Horror debuts with issue #12 (April/May cover date), continuing the numbering of War Against CrimeEC Comics
  • April 14: Eagle launches, will run (in two incarnations) until 1994.

May[edit]

August[edit]


October[edit]

First issues by title[edit]

Initial appearances by character name[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ franquin.com. "Une vie - 1950" (in French).