Category Archives: Comics

ComicCon@Home: Bob’s Sunday 7/25/2021 Panels reviewed

Jack Kirby at a Toys for Tots event at The Brown Derby in Hollywood (1969) – photo copyright by Mark Evanier This is part 3 of my Blog about ComicCon@Home 2021 video panels, which will cover panels that originally aired … Continue reading

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ComicCon@Home: Bob’s Friday 7/23/2021 Panels reviewed

This is part 1 of my Blog about ComicCon@Home 2021 video panels, which will cover panels that originally aired on Friday, July 23rd, 2021 but that can be streamed at ANY time after their original air-time. As I have mentioned … Continue reading

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WonderCon@Home: Bob’s Friday 3/26/2021 Panels reviewed

I love the @Home comic convention format, mostly because my favorite part of conventions run by the Comic-Con International people are the EXCELLENT panels they put on.  For people who go to conventions to hang around on the dealer floor, … Continue reading

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ComicCon@Home: Bob’s Sunday 7/26 Panels reviewed

The inaugural ComicCon@Home 2020 is complete!  8 panels today for a total of 41 panels pretty much all focused on comic books, comic book history, and the craft of making comics.  Pretty darned good for a convention that according to … Continue reading

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ComicCon@Home: Bob’s Saturday 7/25 Panels reviewed

Saturday of ComicCon@Home is complete.   Another 11 panels today to bring my 3-day total to 33!  I have blown away my previous 4-day total of “panels viewed” and I have another day to go PLUS extra Hollywood panels!  As I … Continue reading

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ComicCon@Home: Bob’s Friday 7/24 Panels reviewed

Friday of ComicCon@Home is complete!   I did better today than yesterday… 11 panels (same as yesterday) but today I really enjoyed all 11 of them, whereas a couple yesterday were kind of duds for me.  That’s 22 panels in 2 … Continue reading

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ComicCon@Home: Bob’s Thursday 7/23 Panels reviewed

Thursday of ComicCon@Home is complete!  I saw even more panels (11 today!!) than I typically get to see at ComicCon live since I could watch all of the panels I was interested in that were showing at the same time.  … Continue reading

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San Diego Comic Con 2020 May be Canceled, but EVERYONE Can Experience ComicCon@Home 2020

I have written about my favorite convention before, Comic Con International: San Diego, affectionately called San Diego Comic-Con or simply SDCC. People will often say “There are no comics at Comic-Con” and I always tell them they are wrong. Comics … Continue reading

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Will the Comic Book Direct Market Survive COVID-19 shutdowns?

There has been a tremendous amount of speculation lately about what’s going to happen with new comics being put on hold indefinitely because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Comic Shops have not only been shutting their doors because of local “shelter … Continue reading

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People are Still Running the Fake Superman #1 Scam

People removing the outer cover from a treasury edition sized DC “Famous First Edition” reprint and trying to sell it to unwitting people was something that went around quite a long time ago and maybe it never went away. I … Continue reading

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