Monthly Archives: October 2014

Flying Below the Radar: November 2014

This is a Blog I do once a month as I read through the advance solicits for comics shipping in two months.  Every month your local comic shop (LCS) places orders with Diamond Comics for what comics will be on … Continue reading

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Halloween ComicFest 2014: A Great Day to Be A Fan

Another great comics holiday is over, the fall counterpart to Free Comic Book Day, Halloween ComicFest!  This one is still picking up steam, but shops that capitalize on it can make a splash with fans in their community.  I visited … Continue reading

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Trip Report: Long Beach Comic Con 2014

Another gorgeous weekend filled with comics, creators, and friends happened in sunny Long Beach, CA on September 27th & 28th, 2014.  Unfortunately I had to miss the majority of the day on Saturday due to a family commitment, but I … Continue reading

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Guest Blog: To Slab or Not to Slab Part 2 – CGC at Cons

When Bob and I discussed the “To Slab or Not To Slab…” article last month, we listed some reasons as to why you would want to get something slabbed. Last month I attended the Wizard World Chicago show and brought … Continue reading

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Give Away Comics on Halloween!

I’ve been giving away comics on Halloween for almost 20 years now.  It started when I had a job designing the new magazine distribution software at the Aramark Book & Magazine Distribution Division in 1995 and they would let us … Continue reading

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