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New ‘The Simpsons’ Sneakers From Converse Will Look Great With Your Greyhound Fur Tuxedo

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In terms of branding, Matt Groening has always been the anti-Bill Watterson. Whereas the Calvin and Hobbes cartoonist was opposed to nearly any use of his creations on merchandise, Groening was never shy about his desire to see characters from The Simpsons on t-shirts, posters, sneakers, and nearly anything else you could think of. The strategy paid off: Simpsons merchandise, seemingly omnipresent at one point, served as great advertising and played a role in making the show the longest-running American television sitcom of all time. And while that movement has died down a bit over the years, it hasn't completely gone away. Case in point: these new Converse sneakers, featuring Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa and Maggie, available now on Converse's website. You can check out pictures of each below. Feel free to get a pair of Bart Simpson kicks, grab a Butterfinger, and be transported to another world. And by another world, I mean 1993.

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ComicsAlliance’s New Custom Batman Converse: ‘Arkham City’ Sneakers

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As part of its DC Comics x Converse's Fall/Winter collection, shoemaker Converse launched its newest Design Your Own DC Comics Chuck Taylor All Star shoes campaign this week, featuring artwork from the Batman: Arkham City video game. Similar to the previous Design Your Own DC Comics Sneakers process, this feature allows the customer to design their own shoes by offering a selection of customizable parameters, including innovati

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Link Ink: New Marvel Minimates, A Stardust The Super Wizard Figure And Phoenix Jones Fights

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Toys: Art Asylum has released designs for its upcoming Marvel Minimates Series 50 fan poll winners. I'm personally digging that Cyborg Spidey and Onslaught.

Digital: Digital Manga will will suspend its print line from Jan

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Converse’s New DC Comics And ThunderCats Sneaker Designs For Fall/Winter 2012 [Fashion]

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Converse revealed their latest Fall/Winter collection at an exclusive event at Converse SoHo during New York Comic Con, featuring their latest DC Comics designs including Superman and Teen Titans but also a selection of ThunderCats kicks, as that 1980s favorite is also part of the Warner Bros. family that includes the DC characters. The collections includes low-tops and high-

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ComicsAlliance Demos Converse’s Customizable DC Comics Sneakers [Fashion]

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As the latest installment in the DC Comics x Converse collection, Converse launched today its Design Your Own DC Comics Chuck Taylor All Star shoes campaign, featuring mix-and-match custom shoe design options that include Batman, The Joker, Catwoman, and The Riddler. This exclusive feature allows the customer to design their own shoe by offering a selection of customizable parameters, including the color/print of the c

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DC Comics x Converse Unveils Wonder Woman & Killer Croc Kicks [Exclusive]

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As the latest additions to the DC Comics x Converse collaboration, Chuck Taylor All Star kicks featuring Wonder Woman and Killer Croc designs are now exclusively available at Journeys. The collection has greatly expanded since its launch in Fall 2010,

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Link Ink: ‘Next Generation’ and ‘Doctor Who’ Foes, Mario Shoes and Lego Inspector Gadget

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Upcoming: IDW's revealed another cover for May's Star Trek: The Next Generation/Doctor Who: Assimilation2 eight-issue miniseries, which will pit the Enterprise crew and The Doctor against the Borg and The Cybermen.

Oprah: Craig Thompson's Blankets has been named one of "The 8 Greatest Love Stories of All Time" by Oprah.com. If your parents call and ask y

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Link Ink: Cable Drama Chuck Taylors, Pokemon Freakouts and ‘Dinopopolous’

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Design: Tauntr imagines a line of Converse Chuck Taylor Allstars sporting The Walking Dead, Breaking Bad and Dexter designs.

Digital: Graphicly has acquired the Double Feature comics application for iOS.

Creators: Artist Susie Cagle, along with other Occ

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Enjoy a New Two-Page Catwoman Comic Drawn by Cameron Stewart for Converse

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We haven't paid enough attention to the DC Comics line of Converse Chuck Taylors since the sneakers debuted at Comic-Con International 2010, and for this we are sorry. In addition to the handsome series of high quality footwear featuring DC characters, the initiative has also brought forth a brand new Catwoman comic drawn by none other than Cameron Stewart. The former artist of Ed Brubaker's celebrated run

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Link Ink: New ‘Captain America: Super Soldier’ Images, ‘Doctor Who’ Keeps it Gangster and Lightsaber Pros and Cons

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Gaming: Sega has released new images of Captain America: Super Soldier relating to GameStop's preorder exclusive content for the PS3 and Xbox 360 versions: Ultimates 1942 Captain America costume, the "Ballroom Blitz" Challenge Mode Map, early in-game access to Cap's "Weaponize" ability.

Sales: "Geek" magazine sells ha

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