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Whats most important, however, is that you know the difference. Listen to an audio excerpt from erika swylers the book of speculation, available today in print from st. Our daily content contains the fact driven info you need delivered quickly to. Ive been a collector of comic books and paper collectibles for over 35 years and contributed several articles to. With all speculation there were misses, but overall there were also huge gains as well. Instead, what i want to offer here, building on some of my earlier blog posts about collecting and speculating, are observations about how well comic book. Denver, coloradobased retailer chuck rozanski played a large role in the growth of the comics speculation market. Comic book fans saw problems with the comic book industry, such as its representation of women, and sought to illuminate and address those problems, while at the same time demanding that. Dec 16, 2016 with the jason mamoa justice league and aquaman movie hype train rolling along and showing no sign of stopping, i figured id write an article highlighting key issues of aquaman comics.
Part two of my top bronze age comics to invest in for 2012. The first issue was released on september the series ran for 12 issues tied in. Your one stop spot for all the latest comic book speculation, investing and breaking comic related news from around the web. The 44th edition of the overstreet comic book price guide came out several weeks back and id like to take this a bit tardy opportunity to chime in with some thoughts. Regardless of the politics behind it all, here at chu we talk about new books, so. Translation find a translation for comic book speculation and investing in other languages. A tale of the golum has been optioned for the big screen the story of a jewish village building a defender golum from clay to protect against nazi attack is a rich one. Trends in the coins and paper money collectable markets often are the predecessor for comparable trends in the comic collecting market. As the leading provider for comic book speculation, investing, and appreciation of comic history, youll find everything you need in our various weekly articles. While the comic is one of images best ever, it might transfer well to a game of thrones westworld hbo type series. Mindless speculation bleeding cool news and rumors.
Hot marvel and dc comics the comic book price guide for. I have been censored multiple times by merely expressing a negative, yet tactful opinion of their site. Thus, combating a comic boom and pushing back on speculation. Jun 03, 2014 there are moments when the book is needling you in the ribs with its girlpositive message, but its not overdone. If youre wondering what the best comic investments to make or need a. Among my many dakoit rules of comic collecting the.
It appears than one such trend that is following the example of coins and paper money is the advent of cva comic verification authority sticker of approval on high end books. If, on the other hand, youve picked a type of comic thats currently very much in. This hobby is everchanging and, as such, you may find you need a roadmap we are that. Copper and chrome comic book collecting, speculation. Our current comic book toploader is the strongest protection available for storing, transporting, mailing, or displaying current size comic books.
Hey, this post is late because i am bad at adulting. Top 10 comic book back issues to buy for the week of 482020. Dark phoenix have popped up online, and theres a chance. With the success of the supergirl 12 thread, i would like to see more of that speculation going on so the slow to catch on people like me can get a heads up. Comic book fans saw problems with the comic book industry, such as its representation of women, and sought to illuminate and address those problems, while at the same time demanding that comic book fanzines keep discussions related to the content of, as opposed to the social issues raised by, comic books. Half the fun of collecting is finding something to cash in on. Comic book guy posted his best comic book investments for 2012 over a year ago, so lets take a look back at his picks in this video and check out how he did. The truth is, it is up to each individual collector to determine what a key comic book is based on their own preferences. My name is christian and i am the owner of elveens comics. Feel free to post your spec or anything you see trending on ebay. Do you guys have anywhere special you watch out for this stuff or do you rely on word of mouth. Cardboard gold toploaders have set the standard for quality, clarity, and archival safe protection for over 25 years. Our current comic book toploader is the strongest protection available for storing.
With the jason mamoa justice league and aquaman movie hype train rolling along and showing no. Roanoke va comic book store we buy comic book collections. Or did you find some old comics that you want too sell for some fast cash. The art and the story are strong enough that this doesnt feel like an animated lecture about male privilege. Weve been selling comics since 1961 our first sale. Its a brisk, pleasantly sleazy game of supernatural copsandrobbers with added comic book elements. Welcome to facts, a place where we can talk anything comics, but with a main focus on comic book speculation and comic book investing. More of the best bronze age comics to invest in hubpages. My recommendation is to not spend another dollar on a comic book as an investment. This provides for quite some speculation opportunities in the comic book markets.
Contributors are retailers with advance info on new comic releases. Cbsi is a community for comic collectors and enthusiasts. The art and skill in collecting these gems is acquiring the first appearances before the comic skyrockets in value. Top 10 comic book back issues to buy for the week of 412020. Dec 02, 2015 revisiting the 90s speculative boom that nearly ended the comic book industry. With all these comic book movies coming out and pushing the demand for these comics at a quicker pace, silver age key issue comic investments are a wise choice. In the span of one week the market for this book has exploded. Inappropriate, controversial, or just plain bad duration. In addition, by joining our community of very knowledgeable members and writers all this is at your fingertips. You can find teenage mutant ninja turtles and more on. A little while back, i wrote about the virtues of grant morrisons xmen run. Comic store in your future is there a comic backissue boom.
Tales from the database mile high comics, chuck rozanski. They get read maybe then bagged and boarded and stored away. Bronze age and silver age comic book analytic analysis. Finding great deals helps too check out my post on how to find hidden gems on ebay. The mark millar comic book series prodigy is now said to be in active development. Posted on dec 2, 2015 by michael mccallum in features 1 comment.
It was all the rage when bitcoin was having its day, and ive heard it mentioned in relation to the recent comic book craze since the golden age of comic book movies. Click here for the leading comic book speculation and investing resource. More top bronze age comics to invest in for 2012 part 2. Comic book tier is a blog dedicated to providing consumers the best available information immediately pertinent to the genre. Comic book speculation and key issues archives simplemans. It is not single issues, but the direct market is starting up again, without. If, on the other hand, youve picked a type of comic thats currently very much in high demand, dont be surprised if you have to pay a premium. The market is bottoming out for highpriced silver and bronze age comics, but how are. While the speculation phenomena did, indeed, occur to some extent, i find it troubling that this superficial analysis fails to address the real cause of comics woes during that period. Number one is to give my friends and customers a chance to see what is coming up for elveens comics and where we have been. The tulip craze of the late 17th century in the netherlands led to an unheardof market explosion of tulips.
A tale of the golum has been optioned for the big screen the story of a jewish village building a defender golum. The clone wars was a comic book series published by dark horse comics. I wonder why the other experts of this sector dont notice this. Dark phoenix audition videos have led to speculation that rogue is being recast. The vicious downward spiral of the 1990s mile high comics. Hey third eye faithful, if youre like us youve probably got at least a few things kicking around at home you wouldnt mind turning into some cash, or even better, a third eye gift card. May 01, 2017 brian bendis has written extensive runs on spiderman, xmen, avengers, iron man, daredevil and more but the fantastic four are missing. Collecting and investing tips archives comic book daily. Revisiting the 90s speculative boom that nearly ended the. Current comic book toploader case100 cardboard gold. Dec 02, 2018 more top bronze age comics to invest in for 2012 part 2.
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The market took one heck of a hit and took a long time to recover. What are the comic book issue keys analytic investment data. Theyll only get older, more rare, and more expensive to get as time goes on. Mar 31, 2014 posts about comic book speculation written by copperchrome. Its been a long time since weve seen a mania in the comic book collecting.
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Put on your grain of salt hat, turn on your speculation engines, and get ready for some fun. Its a comic book about friends who fight monsters and get in trouble and argue and tease each other. To be specific, after years of purchasing bulk comics on the secondary market, ive come to the conclusion that the 1990s comic book speculator is a myth. Not only would this be fun meeting sheamus, but getting his signature on a highend condition book will pay dividends for your time and money. Businesses were created in order to deal with the demand, police strolled the fields, and a man was thrown in jail for a felony after eating what he thought. Copper and chrome comic book collecting, speculation, and. Jun 23, 2015 listen to an audio excerpt from erika swylers the book of speculation, available today in print from st. So anyone looking to get information regarding comic book speculation and investing, avoid comic book. The comic collecting community is vast and with the myriad of information out there, it can be difficult to keep up. Revisiting the 90s speculative boom that nearly ended the comic book industry. Modern comic book speculation investing in comics, magazines and more. Halle the hooters girl comic released in 1998 and limited to only 2,000 produced.
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