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Brittanys 2020 Gaming Resolutions: Just Buy the Thing

Brittany's 2020 Gaming Resolutions: Just Buy the Thing

Now that 2020 is finally here, I'm all about making some important changes in my gaming life. I'm going to make this year special in several ways, cut out some old habits, and try plenty of new things. That brings me here: to my 2020 New Year's gaming resolutions. I've been thinking about it, and […]



Inclusion Sustainability And Fun &#8211 A Lego Interview At San Diego Comic-Con

Inclusion, Sustainability, And Fun – A Lego Interview At San Diego Comic-Con

It’s a long development process, taking around 2 years from conception to hitting store shelves; 18 to 24 months roughly.S: So two years ago, when I was just getting back into collecting, the sets that are here right now at your booth are the ones you were all developing?A: Yes Some of them Something like[...]

Comic Book Displays Frame Your Collection &#8211 Talking With Dave Music

Comic Book Displays Frame Your Collection – Talking With Dave Music

But when I started collecting art, I wanted a way to display it I would always buy these frames, but they were (for lack of a better word) garbage The edge would crack, or the glass would break And if they fell and hit the ground, it could slice your art right open And I[...]

Chart Appeal: The Gambit Checklist

Chart Appeal: The Gambit Checklist

By Terry Hoknes of www.HoknesComics.com Gambit the movie is scheduled for a October 2016 release.  Gambit first appeared in Marvel Comics in 1990 and is turning 25 years old.  He would later appear on TV in the X-Men animated series starting in 1992 as well as a Spider-Man video game in 1992. So far the […]

The Sleepwalker Checklist For Collecting

The Sleepwalker Checklist For Collecting

By Terry Hoknes of www.HoknesComics.com Sleepwalker is over night hot again due to his surprise appearance in the latest Fantastic Four #642 which has quickly sold out.  Sleepwalker debuted back in 1991 for 33 issues and a holiday special., back when comics had higher print runs.  Circulation data for 1991 says that the average issue […]


War Waged On Adults Who Collect Toys: Why You Should Be Concerned

War Waged On Adults Who Collect Toys: Why You Should Be Concerned

Dishearteningly, the first argument that people make in defense of Schrivjerʼs petition, is that adult toy collectors have no business collecting toys That weʼre weird Flawed Creepy even Iʼm offended Completely and totally offended Donʼt believe me? Check this news article..I canʼt make this stuff up Weʼre being stereotyped[...]





The Stock Exchange &#8211 Golden Age Bargains

The Stock Exchange – Golden Age Bargains

Still shopping for Christmas presents? If you are, and are looking for some great Golden Age bargains, you missed out on a great week for collectors. Leading off, we have some humor titles, starting with Paramount Animated Comics. While multiple characters graced the earliest covers, the book formed a clear focus around just one by […]


Sunday Trending Topics: Hunting Spider-Man

Sunday Trending Topics: Hunting Spider-Man

The collecting jones is about the thrill of the chase, having something cool that not everybody has, and increasingly in the print-as-artifact world -- helping to preserve a little knowledge of what was printed where, when and why. Most-Read Comic Stories Today: The Dough Boy Who Collected Spider-Man #666 Bleeding Cool Comic Book, Movies and TV News and[...]