Comic books might seem like child’s play to most, but they can command a pretty penny for collectors who have the right issues in their possession. The question is, how do you know whether you have a gold nugget or a generic gem? Various Factors Impacting Value Comic books are
Last night I had the pleasure of seeing episode three of season three of The Avengers. This episode was titled Doctor Strange. It was directed by Scott Derrickson and written by Jon Spaiths, Derrickson, and C. Robert Cargill. I want to make it clear up front that my quasi-facetious comparison
Suicide Squad should’ve been a home run. A film starring a who’s who of DC Comics villains, including The Joker, Harley Quinn and Deadshot? Sounds like a blast. It should’ve wiped away the bad taste of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. Instead, it only exacerbated the problems surrounding the DC Extended Universe.
Marvel is at it again with a new variant theme coming out this October. This time the variant theme will pay homage to Hip-Hop, something that Marvel’s never done before. They took some Marvel Comics’ most popular characters and recreated them in the image of some of the most iconic
Diamond Comic Distributors announces a celebration of comics, comic shops, and pop-culture in October with the fourth annual Halloween ComicFest (HCF) store event! “This year, Halloween ComicFest gets spookier as it’s celebrated on Halloween, allowing comic shops to really bring out their ‘fun and scary’ side,” said Halloween
DC Entertainment is going in a completely new and different direction for the DCU by launching a new advertisement campaign: DC YOU. The new lineup will be all about the fans and DC Entertainment is focusing on creating better storytelling for us. Starting this summer, there will 24 new comic
Starting this August, DC Comics will be releasing their most popular variant cover theme: Bombshells! This is the second time that the Bombshells have found their way to the cover of comics. There will be a total of 21 comics. In addition, DC has decided to expand the popular theme
Diamond Comic Distributor has just announced that BOOM! Studios, a comic book publisher, has renewed its distribution agreement with Diamond. “Diamond is pleased to continue its association with BOOM! Studios,” said Diamond Vice President of Purchasing, John Wurzer. “We look forward to working with the entire BOOM! team on maximizing
This month is the celebration of Valiant Entertainment’s 25 Anniversary! The comic book publishing company first opened its doors in 1989 and now 25 years later have sold over 81 million comics and have over 1,500 characters that fans love including Bloodshot, X-O Manowar, Shadowman, Eternal Warrior, and others. As a
This article will feature the Top 10 Comics of April. The info in this article is provided by Diamond Comic Distributors, the world’s largest distributor of comics, graphic novels, and pop culture merchandise. Here are the Top 10 Comics of April: 1 STAR WARS #4 $3.99 FEB150684-M MAR 2 CONVERGENCE #0
The second annual Special Edition: NYC event is just a month away and ReedPOP released some of the artwork for the badges that will be used for the comic book festival. The artwork differs for each category that the event goer falls under. The categories are VIP, Artist Alley, Weekend,
DK Publishing has just announced that they will be filling in the sponsorship role for this year’s Free Comic Book Day. As a sponsor for FCBD, DK will offer FCBD fans a special edition comic book and opportunities to win prizes! Some of the prizes include graphic novels, comics (obviously),
DC announced the July 2015 variant cover theme. The headliner for July is Cartoon Network’s animated series, TEEN TITANS GO! There will be 23 DC Comics that will feature the gang Robin, Starfire, Raven, Cyborg, and Beast Boy. Seeing as the show is a revamp of the 2003’s more serious
DC Entertainment announced on April 24th that writer and artist Frank Miller will be returning to the “Dark Knight” saga. “The Dark Knight III” will act as the sequel to Miller’s 1986 classic, “The Dark Knight Returns.” The sequel, titled, “The Dark Knight: The Master Race,” will conclude the trilogy
The Eisner Award nominations are in! Every year, there are about 30 categories each category have five to six nominees. The voting deadline is Wednesday, June 1. Industry professionals can cast their votes at eisnervote.com. The Eisner Award winners will be announced at the annual Comic-Con International San Diego on
On June 6 and the 7th, there will be a comics book festival called Special Edition: NYC. The event allows comic book fans to meet and interact with comic book creators and publishers. Special Edition: NYC is fairly new to the convention/festival scene with the first SENYC back in 2014.