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1995 in comics

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



Events and publication

Year overall

January

February

  • Doom Patrol vol. 2 is canceled by DC Comics with issue #87.

March

April

May

July

August

September

October

November

December

Deaths

February

March

July

August

September

November

  • November 2: Ollie Harrington, pioneering African-American cartoonist and creator of Dark Laughter, dies at age 83 in Berlin, Germany.

December

Exhibitions

  • August 1–October 27: "See You in the Funny Papers: American Life as Reflected in the Newspaper Comic Strip," curated by Lucy Shelton Caswell in conjunction with the Festival of Cartoon Art (Ohio State University Cartoon, Graphic, and Photographic Arts Research Library, Columbus, Ohio)
  • December 7, 1995 – February 11, 1996: "Classic Comics — A Selection of Stories from EC Comics," featuring the work of, among others, John Severin (Words & Pictures Museum, Northampton, Massachusetts)

Conventions

First issues by title

DC Comics

  • Power of Shazam
  • Sovereign Seven

Delcourt

Malibu Ultraverse

  • Godwheel

Marvel Comics

  • 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

  • Preacher

Independent

References

  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. Thompson, Mark and Jacques Dutrey. "Newswatch: International News: Angouleme and All That: French Comics Overview," The Comics Journal #176 (Apr. 1995), pp. 36-37.
  4. Szadkowski, Joseph. "A `Wow!' and a ho-hum from Fleer," Washington Times (18 Feb 1995), p. E.2.
  5. Maurstad, Tom. "Dreamland - Think it's all in your mind? - Maybe not at the Fantasy Fair," Dallas Morning News (Apr. 17, 1995).
  6. 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.
  7. Reuter, Lisa. "Three Events Perfect for Holiday Getaway," Columbus Dispatch (June 25, 1995), p. 03.G.
  8. Fowler, Jimmy. "Events for the week," Dallas Observer (Aug. 10, 1995).
  9. Dean, Michael. "Newswatch: 2002 Harvey Awards: Motivations and Mathematics," The Comics Journal #244 (June 2002), pp. 16–21.
  10. "Festival Draws Cartoon Creators," Columbus Dispatch (Aug. 20, 1995).
  11. "Inside Plano," The Dallas Morning News (Nov. 25, 1995).
  12. "Comics VIPs due in Columbus," Cleveland Plain Dealer (Nov. 19, 1995).