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Comic Shops Lose Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Last Ronin Advantage
When comic book retailers ordered the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Last Ronin hardcover by Kevin Eastman and Peter Laird, they knew they had a mainstream hit, and also had a week's advantage in terms of sale date over bookstore customers But the book was late and, in the interim, IDW signed an exclusive distribution[...]
TMNT #1 CGC 9.4 Copy Already At $21,000 At ComicConnect
TMNT fans, we have discussed this before, but the first book published by Kevin Eastman and Peter Laird in the '80s is starting to get to some rarified air A CGC 9.4 copy, on auction today at ComicConnect, is already taking bids and is at a whopping $21,000 as of this writing[...]
TMNT #1 First Print Over $35,000 On Auction At ComicConnect
TMNT fans, we have discussed this before, but the first book published by Kevin Eastman and Peter Laird in the '80s is starting to get to some rarified air A CGC 9.6 copy, on auction today at ComicConnect, is already taking bids and is at a whopping $38,000 as of this writing If it keeps[...]
Full IDW August 2021 Solicits & Solicitations
But, still, that's a full three months to wait on this Peter Laird/Kevin Eastman future-set return to the heroes in a half shell. Here's a little look ahead at the covers for The Last Ronin #3 and #4 to tease you further. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Last Ronin #3 TMNT THE LAST RONIN #3 (OF 5) IDW PUBLISHING DEC200456 (W)[...]
Ladies' Home Journal December 1990 Cover
What makes obscure comics so interesting and vital is discovering those books that most don't know were ever printed or that top-tier creators worked on "that book" or on "that character." Obscure Comics are fun to find and interesting to know about, but that border between great reads and terrible comics. Ladies' Home Journal, Curtis Publishing, TMNT,[...]
Obscure Comics: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Cereal Comics #1, 2, & 3
What makes obscure comics so interesting and vital is discovering those books that most don't know were ever printed, or that top tier creators worked on "that book" or on "that character." Obscure Comics are fun to find and interesting to know about, but that border between great reads and terrible comics. Comics, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and[...]
TMNT #1 First Print At Heritage Auctions Today, How High Will It Go?
Eastman and Peter Laird story and art This is one of only 3,000 copies of the first issue that were printed It's currently the #1 book on Overstreet's list of Top 25 Copper Age Comics Overstreet 2020 FN 6.0 value = $2,700; VF 8.0 value = $4,500 CGC census 11/20: 66 in 7.0, 622 higher." I cannot[...]
TMNT: The Last Ronin #1 The Remaining Turtle Revealed
Today sees the delayed and long-awaited publication of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Last Ronin #1, by Kevin Eastman, Peter Laird, Tom Waltz, Esau Escorza and Issac Escorza Retailers ordered more than IDW was expecting, as a result stores got around 20% less than they ordered And as a result, copies have been selling for[...]
TMNT: The Last Ronin #1 Sells For $50 After IDW Short 130,000 Orders
Last week, IDW told folk that Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Last Ronin #1 comic book, written by Kevin Eastman and Peter Laird and scheduled for publication on the 28th of October, had received 130,000 pre-orders from comic book retailers, but that they were going to a second printing already, and that they were providing retailers[...]
Retailers Will Not Be Getting All The TMNT: Last Ronin They Ordered
Diamond Comics has issued the following missive to retailers explaining why they won't be getting quite as many copies of TMNT: The Last Ronin, the new Turtles comic book writer by Turtles creators Kevin Eastman and Peter Laird. Regarding TMNT: The Last Ronin #1, IDW unfortunately set print quantities in advance of FOC due to considerations stemming[...]
A TMNT Animated Series Cell Is Up For Auction Now At Comic Connect
Peter Laird and Kevin Eastman's book was underground and more adult-oriented, but the cartoon changed everything From its catchy theme music to the outlandish villains, it became an instant classic Now up for auction at ComicConnect, you can own one of the original animation cells from that TMNT show, featuring Raphael This auction is part[...]
A Nice Copy Of TMNT #1 Is Up For Auction Today On ComicConnect
Kevin Eastman and Peter Laird put the indie comic scene on the map when they released the issue on their own Mirage Comics label in 1984, and now one of those rare copies is up for auction, ending today as part of Session #5 from Event Auction #42 on ComicConnect This CGC graded copy of[...]
IDW August 2020 Solicitations
Coming from IDW in August 2020, we have Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Last Ronin from TMNT creators Peter Laird and Kevin Eastman, more Rob Liefeld GI Joe, the new Locke & Key historical excavation ahead of the Sandman crossover and the return of Canto – as well as Transformers, Ghostbusters, My Little Pony, Star[...]