Category Archives: Comics Art

Baltimore Comic Con 2016: Comics Still Reign at this Con

Living in California, I’ve been to many cons in the western US, but had never been to an east coast convention before, and I had heard nothing but good things about Baltimore and Heroes Con from  east coast friends.  My … Continue reading

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SDCC Not About Comics? Not Hardly!

I had a wonderful time at San Diego Comic Con International 2016… it was my 27th year at the show.   But, whenever SDCC gets mentioned there are a host of people on the internet who  come out of the … Continue reading

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Visiting the San Diego Comic Art Gallery

San Diego is a gorgeous city.  Sun, beaches, great restaurants, and a comics Mecca for a week in July during Comic Con International.  Now there’s a year-round destination for fans of comics to check out when they hit this city … Continue reading

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Long Beach Comic Expo 2015 on $0 per day

The Long Beach Comic Expo is the “small” version of the Long Beach Comic Con that typically occurs in the February-April timeframe, as opposed to the Long Beach Comic Con that occurs in September/October.  It used to be that the … Continue reading

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For Fans of Alex Ross Art…

I love Alex Ross art.  Love it.  That said, I know that he is not everyone’s cup of tea.  If you’re not a fan, you can feel free to move on, this post is for fans. The picture up above … Continue reading

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Guest Blog: Con Report – Wizard World Chicago 2014

Chicago has two major comic book conventions; C2E2 in April taking place at the McCormick place in downtown Chicago, and Wizard World in August, which takes place in the city of Rosemont about 30 minutes outside of the city. What … Continue reading

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Collecting Variants in the Phantom Zone

I’ve talked about variant covers before (differentiating them from chase covers, look here for a reminder of the difference).  I like comics art and as a result, when they are reasonably priced, I will often pick up a variant cover … Continue reading

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