1995 in comics

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Notable events of 1995 in comics. See also List of years in comics.



Events[edit]

Year overall[edit]

January[edit]

February[edit]

March[edit]

April[edit]

May[edit]

July[edit]

August[edit]

September[edit]

  • Malibu Comics relaunches its Ultraverse titles with the Infinity promotion. The most popular characters, such as Prime, Mantra, Exiles, and Rune, come back with all-black covers and an infinity symbol on the cover.
  • September 30: Nestor Redondo dies at age 67.

October[edit]

November[edit]

  • Animal Man is canceled by DC Comics with issue #89.
  • November 2: Ollie Harrington, pioneering African-American cartoonist and creator of Dark Laughter, dies at age 83 in Berlin, Germany.

December[edit]

Exhibitions[edit]

Conventions[edit]

First issues by title[edit]

DC Comics[edit]

  • Power of Shazam
  • Sovereign Seven

Delcourt[edit]

Malibu Ultraverse[edit]

  • Godwheel

Marvel Comics[edit]

  • Amazing X-Men
  • Astonishing X-Men
  • Avengers: The Crossing
  • Gambit and the X-Ternals
  • Generation Next
  • Prime
  • Skrull Kill Crew
  • Weapon X
  • X-Calibre
  • X-Men: Omega

Vertigo Comics[edit]

  • Preacher

Independent[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Schoellkopf, Andrea. "Convention Indulges Comic Book Addicts," Albuquerque Journal (16 Jan 1995), p. A1.
  2. ^ Doten, Patti. "Comics convention a real draw," Boston Globe (21 Jan 1995), p. 23.
  3. ^ Szadkowski, Joseph. "A `Wow!' and a ho-hum from Fleer," Washington Times (18 Feb 1995), p. E.2.
  4. ^ Maurstad, Tom. "Dreamland - Think it's all in your mind? - Maybe not at the Fantasy Fair," Dallas Morning News (Apr. 17, 1995).
  5. ^ Evry, Ron. "Small Press Brings In Small Donation for CBLDF : Small Press Expo Highlights Independent Creators," The Comics Journal #179 (Aug. 1995), pp. 20-21.
  6. ^ Reuter, Lisa. "Three Events Perfect for Holiday Getaway," Columbus Dispatch (June 25, 1995), p. 03.G.
  7. ^ Fowler, Jimmy. "Events for the week," Dallas Observer (Aug. 10, 1995).
  8. ^ Dean, Michael. "Newswatch: 2002 Harvey Awards: Motivations and Mathematics," The Comics Journal #244 (June 2002), pp. 16–21.
  9. ^ "Festival Draws Cartoon Creators," Columbus Dispatch (Aug. 20, 1995).
  10. ^ "Inside Plano," The Dallas Morning News (Nov. 25, 1995).
  11. ^ "Comics VIPs due in Columbus," Cleveland Plain Dealer (Nov. 19, 1995).