“Batman Feared Dead! Tony Stark Shot! Duck Running for Prez! Read All About It!”

68 Comic Covers That Use Newspapers or Magazines to Convey Information about the Stories Inside

Given how efficiently newspapers and magazines deliver information to their readers, it’s no surprise that comic cover artists have borrowed elements from newspaper and magazine design to —

What’s that, you say?

“What’s a newspaper,” you ask? Um, newspapers. You know, chop down a tree, smush it flat, print stories and sports scores on it, deliver it to doorsteps, start the whole thing over the next day. Ring any bells now?

No?

Great Scott, what’s the matter with kids these days…?

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