How did DC Comics get started?
The DC Comics made a name for themselves in 1939 as they were then founded by Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson. During that time its company was known as National Allied Publications. The initials for the DC Comic books were from taken from the Detective Comic series. With that series came the rise of Batman.
What was the first ever DC comic book?
All-American Publications’ first comic series called All-American Comics was first published in April 1939. The series of Detective Comics would make successful history as first featuring Batman by Bob Kane and Bill Finger in issue #27 (March 1939) with the request of more superhero titles.
Was DC or Marvel created first?
Marvel v DC: Dawn of Rivalry. DC came first. That’s the most important thing to know, that DC was there first. They were called Detective Comics, Inc, later to be called National Publications, later to be called DC, and they invented superheroes with Action Comics #1.
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