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Just how strong is Captain Marvel (aka Carol Danvers)?

With the upcoming release of Avengers Infinity War Part II, as well as the reveal that Captain Marvel was going to be the last hope for the Avengers in overcoming Thanos’ wrath (in the credits scene of Avengers Infinity War Part I), we thought it was timely to check in on our dear old Captain […]

Giant Size X-Men #1

What does One-Shot mean in Comics?

A comic that only has one issue (a self contained story) is a One-Shot or 1-Shot. These are typically 24–48 pages in length and contain an entire story from beginning to end. One-Shots are industry standard when the publisher or creative team wants to test the market to see how the reception will be for […]

The 5 Most Valuable Comic Books from the 1990’s

So, you want to know what the Holy Grails are from the 90’s when it comes to comic books? You’ve come to the right place. Below we break down the top 5 most valuable comics from that decade. To qualify comics must be standard issue and mass produced (not one-of-a-kind) and have recent sales supporting […]

The 3 Most Iconic Comic Covers of all Time

Although this is a very subjective question, you can tell which comics have the most iconic covers by how often they come up in popular media or how many times the cover is homaged or referenced by current artists and writers. Three of the most iconic covers that seem to make regular appearances in both […]

Geekation Episode 1 – Where to get your nerd on while on vacation

On a budget and want to get in a weekend full of geeky oddities? We’ve got just the suggestion. Nestled on the North West Coast, far from the glitz and glamour of Hollywood, is a mecca of all things nerd.   Start your trip out right with a stop at one of the biggest comic […]

Top 5 places to eat while at Comic Con in Orlando Florida

If you live in the Orlando Florida area, some of the names on this list might not be that surprising to you. One or two may have slipped under your radar. But if you are attending a comic con in the Florida area such as Mega Con, Tampa Bay Comic Con, Florida Super Con or Florida […]

The Most Anticipated Super Hero Movies for 2018

These movies are worth waiting for! (we hope) Super hero movies have been gaining in popularity since Christopher Nolan’s Batman Begins/The Dark Knight franchise debuted in 2005. Since then we have had at least 40 main stream super hero movies. That’s an average of 3.5 major releases per year. What does 2018 look like? Well […]

Virtual Panel™ #1 – What Does It Take to Succeed as a Creator at Comic-Cons

Virtual Panel™ #1 with Onrie Kompan. Onrie Kompan is the creator of the comic Book series Yi Soon Shin. He has set records for independent sales for a comic creator at several conventions across the U.S. He teaches his strategy and tactics to other independent creators looking to make a splash in the comic book […]

Phoenix Comicon Weapon Ban – Will Others Do the Same?

Why are these Tusken Raiders so glum? Was it because they were refused entry into the Phoenix Comicon after the recent anti-weapon policy? If you weren’t aware, controversy swirled over Memorial Day weekend when an armed man was arrested for bringing real weapons into the Phoenix Convention Center. The man, who claimed his alter-ego was […]

Action Comics #1, 1938

The Most Valuable Comic Ever Sold

It may come as no surprise as to which comic set the all time record back in 2014 for the most expensive ever sold. In fact, some of you may not even know it began as a comic some 80 years ago. The character which is featured in his first ever appearance has graced dozens […]