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Unformatted text preview: o 1970 Marvel overtakes DC • went to children After starts the Bronze Age In 1969 Warner brothers buys DC o 1985 Dark Knight- Frank Miller Watchmen- Alan Moore Anti-war Independent Image Dark Horse Crisis on Infinite Earths o 1990-1993 Spike in sells Back issues became important! 3-4 different Comic Book Bubble 1993 the bubble burst Stores went out of business A few years later Marvel went bankrupt o 2000 9/11 NYC 1985- Today Event Era • 1985 was the first cross over Secret Wars • Civil War • Secret Invasion • Black Night • Brightest Day Crisis on Infinite Earths 2000 • X-men 2001 • Spiderman Dec 2009 • Disney Buys Marvel $4.1 billion...
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