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Comic Book Men Re-Open A Shared Universe Podcast Studio in New Jersey

Comic Book Men Re-Open A Shared Universe Podcast Studio in New Jersey

A Shared Universe Podcast Studio in Eatontown, New Jersey, has reopened, courtesy of owners, Ming Chen and Michael Zapcic, better known for appearing in AMC's Comic Book Men.“We are excited to re-open our studio after being closed during the shutdown for three months As the world has changed, the services we provide have become increasingly valuable[...]

AMC Cancels Comic Book Men After 7 Seasons

AMC Cancels Comic Book Men After 7 Seasons

Last night across his social media accounts, Kevin Smith revealed that AMC had opted to cancel his series Comic Book Men after seven seasons and 96 episodes.His post was short, not naming specific reasons but urging fans to listen to the You Tell Em Steve Dave podcast for a "Viking funeral" for the show:After 96 episodes, the[...]

Luke Cage Season 2 Will Be Darker Mike Colter Tells the Comic Book Men

Luke Cage Season 2 Will Be Darker, Mike Colter Tells the Comic Book Men

On the most recent episode of AMC's Comic Book Men, actor Mike Colter swings by the Secret Stash in Red Banks, New Jersey to do some shopping and talk with the guys in the shop Colter says that he had talked to Kevin Smith at San Diego Comic-Con, and since he was in town filming[...]

Comic Book Men Season 7 Bursts Onto AMC This Sunday

Comic Book Men Season 7 Bursts Onto AMC This Sunday

AMC’s popular reality show Comic Book Men returns on Sunday, set in Kevin Smith’s New Jersey comic shop, Jay and Silent Bob’s Secret Stash Leading the team behind the shop’s counter are Walter Flanagan, Ming Chen, Bryan Johnson, and Mike Zapcic, who geek out over mind-blowing pop culture artefacts and the legends behind them.Whether it’s buying[...]


When Tom Cavanagh Went To Red Bank New Jersey

When Tom Cavanagh Went To Red Bank, New Jersey

Recently, following Kevin Smith suggestion, Cavanagh swung by the Secret Stash in Red Bank, New Jersey and appeared on an episode of Comic Book Men He seems to be having fun all the time.https://youtu.be/qSVusiqBa7I Tom Cavanagh has been the backbone of the Flash since the series began He's now played so many different versions of[...]

The Days Before CGI &#8211 Catching A Fly With Chop Sticks

The Days Before CGI – Catching A Fly With Chop Sticks

If you don't watch Comic Book Men, then you missed this behind-the-scenes reveal from the cult classic The Karate Kid Actor Ralph Macchio was a guest on the episode and was asked how they filmed the scene of catching a fly with chop sticks Macchio explains how it was done practically since this was from[...]

Man Uses Spider-Man Wedding Comic As A Proposal

Man Uses Spider-Man Wedding Comic As A Proposal

In an interesting scene from the recent Comic Book Men, a man brings his girlfriend into the Secret Stash looking for the wedding issue of the Amazing Spider-Man After talking about the issue with the staff, the man uses the issue and the moment on camera to propose to his girlfriend I don't know many[...]

John Romita Jr. Draws Daredevil Spider-Man And Superman For The Secret Stash

John Romita Jr. Draws Daredevil, Spider-Man And Superman For The Secret Stash

On the latest episode of AMC's series Comic Book Men, fan-favorite artist John Romita Jr went into the shop and drew an original piece featuring the characters he is best known for.. Spider-Man, Daredevil and Superman In the piece, Spider-Man is wearing the logo of the comic shop which features the images of Jay (Jason[...]

Hanging Out With Comic Book Mens Ming Chen And Mike Zapcic At Foxprowl-Con

Hanging Out With Comic Book Men's Ming Chen And Mike Zapcic At Foxprowl-Con

By Dylan GonzalezMing Chen and Mike Zapcic make up one half of the Comic Book Men leads.  I traveled up to Batavia, New York to see the guys at the Foxprowl-Con and pick their brains a little about the behind scenes on the show, their con experiences and hot sauce. Dylan Gonzalez: I’m here with Mike[...]

We Be Geeks Episode 111: Our View Is Askew With Ming Chen

We Be Geeks Episode 111: Our View Is Askew With Ming Chen!

We chat about how he first got connected to Kevin Smith, our favorite moments from his show Comic Book Men on AMC, and how much his podcasting addiction cuts into his free time For once he’s on a show that doesn’t making him the Whipping Boy!Subscribe today on iTunes and Stitcher and leave a 5 star review[...]



Speculator Corner: Steve Gerbers Foolkiller

Speculator Corner: Steve Gerber's Foolkiller

He also had a ten-issue series from 1990 to 1991, followed by another written by Gregg Hurwitz in 2007.Some wondered if maybe it was about to be optioned as a movie and word was leaking out.More practically however, it's noted that the comic featured on AMC's Comic Book Men, as a seller brought in original artwork[...]


Wizard World Philly: Marv Wolfman Sam Ellis Cosplay And Howard The Duck

Wizard World Philly: Marv Wolfman, Sam Ellis, Cosplay And Howard The Duck

We looked at a lot of old Look magazines, How to Draw Comics the Marvel Way, Mad Men and brought something together that not only pleased Adam but pleased us as well.JC: The series has a decidedly retro look even though it’s in a modern setting you look at the backgrounds and a static design[...]


Fanboy Rampage: The Beat Vs Comic Book Men

Fanboy Rampage: The Beat Vs Comic Book Men

The Beat ran an article about sexism in comic stores entitled, "Breaking: A comic shop in this day and age is staffed by customer-repelling losers" that included the following excerpted review of Jay And Bob's Silent Stash as seen in AMC's Comic Book Men, ironically from Hater Free Wednesdays.NOT friendly to women The guys behind[...]

Special Edition Signed Copies of Cryptozoic Man Are On Offer &#8211 Until They Sell Out

Special Edition Signed Copies of Cryptozoic Man Are On Offer – Until They Sell Out

Remember when the sales of Cryptozoic Man #1 from Dynamite went through the roof on eBay following a feature on Comic Book Men? Well, there's another opportunity, though it's not likely to last very long at all AMC's Comic Book Men Walt Flanagan, Bryan Johnson, Mike Zapcic, and Ming Chen have signed this "Jetpack Exclusive" issue[...]