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Which Of Bad Idea's Hero Trade: Passive/Aggressive Comic Did You Get?
Bleeding Cool broke the news yesterday that Bad Idea's Hero Trade Passive/Aggressive by Matt Kindt and David Lapham published yesterday was actually one of two books, with the same cover but totally different insides And that if you wanted the other version, not only do you have to buy another copy, but one from a[...]
Which Bad Idea Hero Trade: Passive/Aggressive Comic Did You Get?
And now today the first of the final five bad idea comics arrives in stores – Hero Trade: Passive/Aggressive by Matt Kindt and David Lapham, including a back-up strip by Matt Kindt and Klaus Janson. Bad Idea has been coy about this release, only showing a handful of pages Now we know why Hero Trade: Passive/Aggressive[...]
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The launch of The Hero Trade: Passive/Aggressive by Matt Kindt and David Lapham, including a First Customer Pin to be given to the first customer in a comic store who picks it up And, for those who have been collecting them, giving you one more week before they reveal what on earth they are meant[...]
Bad Idea Comics Solicits and Solicitations For August 2021
No one believes Bad Idea Comics is coming to an end at the end of the year, but nevertheless, they are kicking off the final Five with the return of Hero Trade, the series they kicked Bad Idea off with back in the day… here are their August 2021 solicitations. *** HERO TRADE: PASSIVE / AGGRESSIVE[...]
Hero Trade Gets Bad Idea Final 5 Series By Matt Kindt, David Lapham
Initially, Hero Trade by Matt Kindt and David Lapham was a hidden comic book., sent out to retailers without any indication it was the first published Bad Idea comic book and as a result now sells for four figures Might that be about to go higher, as Bad Idea promises a full-length Hero Trade comic[...]
Hero Trade, TMNT Playmates and Bruce Timm in Give Comics Hope Auction
With a bunch of titles up for auction right now, here are their three biggest bidders today. The Hero Trade Ashcan Comic – Bad Idea Comics' first print publication, leaked and hidden in comic book stores has gone for four figures on eBay This is a relative steal at $750. Naughty and Nice Good Girl Art of[...]
A Comic Shop Has Two Hero Trade #1s To Give Away
Unlike most comic book stores, when Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida got the mystery Hero Trade #1 ashcan, not knowing it was actually by Matt Kindt and David Lapham, but really digging it, he ordered a hundred copies He didn't get a hundred copies, but he did get a few more[...]
Bad Idea Launches 5 Comics For 2021 To Follow The Hero Trade
Bleeding Cool understands that Bad Idea comic  The Hero Trade by Matt Kindt and David Lapham, currently closing in on $800 on eBay and limited to around 250 copies, will appear in the back of Eniac #3, the new series from Matt Kindt and Doug Briathwaite from Bad Idea Comics We knew that title was[...]
Cutting The Hero Trade #1 (Worth $860) In Half, Solomon-Style
The Hero Trade #1 is a preview copy of what will be a new Bad Idea Comics series, by Matt Kindt and David Lapham was sent to comic book retailers three to four weeks ago, pretending to be a small press title from a couple of nobodies, asking people to order more copies[...]
Retailers, Do Not Throw That Black And White Small Press Comic Away
There have now been sales on eBay for The Hero Trade preview copy sent anonymously to comic book stores for $600 on a Buy It Now, for $695 after 14 bids, for $760 after 14 bids and for $780 after 49 bids As these comic books were sent without notation, just seemingly as promotion small[...]
Hero Trade by Matt Kindt, David Lapham in Some Comic Shops Tomorrow
The Hero Trade #1 by Matt Kindt and David Lapham was sent to comic book retailers two to three weeks ago, pretending to be a small press title from a nobody, asking people to order more copies Those that did, will be getting them, those that didn't will not And they are blaming it on[...]
Retailers, Do Not Throw That Black And White Small Press Comic Away
Here's the package that retailers received back then, dubbed The Hero Trade #1. Photo of The Hero Trade #1 and letter, supplied to Bleeding Cool by a kindly retailer. With the message: Dear comic shop, I am sending you one copy of my first self-published comic, The Hero Trade #1, free of charge Please don't throw it away[...]