Monthly Archives: October 2013

Comics Collecting for Fun and/or Profit

In the last 6 months since stories about my collection have been circulating around the internet I get contacted by some different press/media outlet every couple of weeks that want to ask about my collection.  I’m fascinated by the emphasis … Continue reading

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Halloween Comic Fest 2013 (Free Comic Book Day part 2?)

Free Comic Book Day (aka FCBD, the 1st Saturday in May) gets a lot of press, but have heard about Halloween Comic Fest?  This one kind of crept up on me this year, but thanks to my favorite local shop … Continue reading

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APE 2013 – Alternative Press needs more good press

I attended Alternative Press Expo 2013 in San Francisco a couple of weeks ago and it was a great show.  It was my 2nd year attending and I have really been taken in by the charm of this smaller show … Continue reading

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Crossovers/Events – What works for you?

I’m currently in the middle of reading 4 crossovers/events, 2 from Marvel and 2 from DC.  The one thing they illustrate for me is that my preconceived notion of specific format mattering does not hold true for these 4 events. … Continue reading

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