Many of us have grown up with American Comic Books and have either fell in love with the characters or wished we were one ourselves!. Some of the most popular heroes from the comics are Superman,Batman, Spiderman and Hulk to name a few. You do not have to be a child to enjoy reading about the characters, as the comic strip appeals to all ages, drawing you in to the fantasy realm of our great American Comic Book heroes.
One of the most popular female heroes in the comic books is Wonder-Woman, she first appeared to us in 1941 and like many other comic book heroes was also seen in a television program so that fans could get their fix of her. There are many different genres of comics including action heros, fantasy, crime, adult and children themes. Some of the most popular publishers of comic books are DC Comics, Disney and Marvel.
Marvel is one of the most popular publishers of comics, formed in America they published the some of the most loved comics including the Fantastic Four. Many of the characters from the comics have been made in to films so that readers can see their favourite comic heroes come to life on the big screen. There are also theme park rides which have been based on Marvel characters. Comic Books have really impacted media and entertainment in many ways.
Starting on life as publications and then going on to almost cult like status by featuring characters in movies, television programmes, rides, clothing and lots of other merchandise. They joy of reading a comic can transport you to your childhood or a place of intrigue, they are easy on the eye with great illustrations. There is joy to be had in exploring a comic and they will be here for a long time to come.