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An American comic book is a thin periodical originating in the United States , typically 32 pages, containing comics content. While the form originated in , American comic books first gained popularity after the publication of Action Comics , which included the debut of the superhero Superman. This was followed by a superhero boom that lasted until the end of World War II. After the war, while superheroes were marginalized, the comic book industry rapidly expanded and genres such as horror, crime, science fiction and romance became popular. The s saw a gradual decline, due to a shift away from print media in the wake of television  and the impact of the Comics Code Authority.