The first newspaper comic is cited as The Adventures of Mr. Obadiah Oldbuck. The first serialized comic with a recurring character was s Ally Sloper’s Half Holiday in the late 19th century. Famous Funnies was the first ‘comic book’ compilation of newspaper comic strips in the early 20th century. Action Comics was the originator of the Super Hero genre in Western culture, Published 1938. This series introduced “Superman”.