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Find out How Much Your Comic Books Are Worth in...
Knowing how much your comic book is worth is very important. Find out about comic book values in this article from Aaron Albert, comic book guide for About.com.
The Top Marvel Comic Book Superheroes
A list of the top marvel superhero character of all time.
Get Kids Excited About Reading with These 18...
Your child may want a comic book, but which one is ok for them to read? Learn about the top comics geared for kids.
Want to Figure Out the Condition of Your Comic...
Find out how to grade your comic book. You will find a list of grading terms and their definitions to compare them to your comic book so you can make a better decision as to what grade your comic book is.
Top 9 Comic Book Auction Websites
A top picks list of the best auction sites for comic books. Buy and sell your favorite comic books online.
The 10 Greatest Comic Book Characters of All Time
The top ten comic book superheroes. Find your favorite comic book superhero character on the list and see how they size up against other comic book characters.
How to Sell Your Comic Book Collection
A guide on how to sell your comic book collection. Make the most money when you sell your comic book collection and do it right! Where to sell. Page 3.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Profile
A profile of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. The turtles started as an eighties comic book and have become American pop icons. Find out about their comic origins here.
What’s the Deal with Manga?
What is Manga? The history, artwork, definition, pronunciation, and overview of Manga. All you need to know about the basics of Manga.
X-Men 3 Fan Review By Guest Writer Valerie Pooh
A fan review of X-Men 3: The Last Stand, by guest writer Valerie Pooh.
Top 10 Places for Free or Cheap Comics
Find out about the top ten places to get cheap or free comic books. You won't believe the places you can find cheap or free comic books.
Are They Evil Personified? Top 10 Comic Book...
Everybody loves a good villain. Read this article to find out who the top villains in any comic book universe are.
Contracts And Their Impact On Creating Comic...
Creating comic books is a business and contracts are a big part of that. Learn about the kinds of contracts when creating comic books and what they mean to you.
Slabbed Comic Definition
A definition of the term slabbed in the world of comic books.
Top Comic Book Publishers
A list of the top comic book publishers.
Run Comic Book Definition
: When talking about comic books, the term "run" typically refers to the time an artist or illustrator
The Top Eleven Most Valuable Comic Books
A list of the most valuable comic books on the market today.
Fanboy
A definition of the comic book term - Fanboy.
The Top DC Comics Book Superhero Characters Of...
DC is one of the top publishing companies of all time and has some of the most memorable characters out there. Take a look at the top DC comic book superhero characters of all time.
Free Comic Book Day Profile
A profile of the annual Free Comic Book Day, held at comic book stores around the United States.
The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse -...
A review of The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse - Helldiver: Book One.
Super Grammar Review
A review of Super Grammar by Scholastic.
How Do You Know if a Comic Book Is In...
: Very Fine (CGC: 9.0-7.0) (Overstreet: 89-75) (Abbreviated as VF) Beware if any older comic book is
Top 10 Comic Book Archenemies
A list of the top ten comic book archenemies in comic book history. Check out who made the list and why. These archenemies will stop at nothing to defeat each other.
Spider-Man
This Profile of Spider-Man gives information on his super powers, origin, first appearances, current comic books, and more.
The Top Indicators That Your Comic Is Valuable
Find out how to know if you have a valuable comic book on your hands.
Near Mint
: Near Mint (CGC: 9.8-9.0) (Overstreet: 97-90) (Abbreviated as NM) Most new comic books will fall into
The Top Ways To Read Digital Comic Books
The top ways to read digital comic books.
Fine
: Fine (CGC: 7.0-5.0) (Overstreet: 74-55) (Abbreviated as FN) The above average comic book. This might
X-Men 94 Review - By Guest Writer Valerie Pooh
A review of the classic comic book X-Men 94 by guest writer Valerie Pooh.
General Comic Book Creating Resources
A list of general resources for the comic book creator.
How To Use A Price Guide
Find out just how to use a comic book price guide. A comic book price guide is used to determine the monetary value of a comic book.
Top 8 Alternative Comic Book Protection
A list of some of the best in alternative protection for your comic books. Beyond bags, boxes, and boards, what is there? Find out about the best in comic book protection.
The Joker Profile
A profile of The Joker, The Clown Prince of Crime, Batman's archenemy. Find out about the origin, history, powers, and more about the Joker and his part of the Batman family of characters.
Very Good
: Very Good (CGC: 5.0-3.0) (Overstreet: 54-35) (Abbreviated as VG) This is the top of the bottom. Comics
Gwen Stacy Profile
A profile of Gwen Stacy, Peter Parker's first love. Gwen Stacy is a huge part of the Spider-Man world and a beloved Marvel comics character.
The Process Of Creating Comic Books
A description of the process of creating a comic book. Find out about the steps the major comic book publishers go through in creating a comic book.
Top 10 Popular Comic Books
A list of the top ten comic books. Find out what comics are on the top of their game by being some of the most popular comic books out there.
Mint
: Mint (CGC: 10-9.8) (Overstreet: 100-98) (Abbreviated as MT) This grade is the most misused of all the
How To Bag and Board Your Comic
The items you need to bag and board your comic book. Page 2.
Top 10 Superhero Teams
A top ten list of the best superhero comic book teams of all time. Find out if your favorite team made the list.
Investing in Comics Books
Comic books are increasing to rise in value. Take a look at how you can invest into comic books and see your collection grow and rise in price.
Comic Collecting Software Reviews
A group of comic book software reviews by guest reviewer Ben Sweetser.
Top Comic-Cons
A list of some of the top comic book conventions out there.
Buying Comics
Investing in comics requires tools for the collector. Learn how to protect, track, and manage your comic book collection. Find out about the what you need to buy to get the most out of your investment. Page 4.
Don't Regret Selling Your Comic Book Collection
Don't regret selling your comics! With four simple tips, don't regret selling your comic book collection. It will give you peace of mind later on.
Grade
A definition of comic book grading. A term of the comics condition.
Does An Autograph Increase The Value Of My...
Does An Autograph Increase The Value Of My Comic Book?
How To Be A Comic Book Writer
A description of what a comic book writer is, for beginners.
Good
: Good (CGC: 3.0-1.5) (Overstreet 14-5) (Abbreviated as GD) A below average comic book. For a comic book
The Avengers Character Image Gallery
A gallery of Marvel Comics Avengers characters.
Iron Man - Avenger, Industrialist, Hero
A profile of Iron Man, Marvel comics superhero. A bio of Iron Man that includes information on his creators, first appearances, history, powers, and more.
An Introduction To Collecting Comic Books
An introduction to collecting comic books. Find out about the critical information along with detailed articles that will help you in learning about comic books.
Superman
This profile of superman gives a biography of the superhero, his powers, first appearances, current comics, and more.
DC Comics Profile
A profile DC Comics, one of the largest comic book publishers in the world. Find out great information about DC Comics like their history, available jobs, submission information, and more about DC Comics, home to Superman, Batman, and Wonder Woman.
Ten Types Of Collectors
There are many types of collectors when it comes to comic books. Find out about the ten different kinds of comic book collectors and their views on collecting comic books. Page 2.
What Do You Do With A Large Collection Of Comic...
When you get a large collection of comic books what do you do with them? How can you find their true value and get the most out of them?
Wizard World Comic Con Profile
A profile of the Wizard World comic book conventions.
Top Places To Sell Your Comic Books
A list of the best places to sell your comic book collection.
The Tools Of Investing
Investing in comics requires tools for the collector. Learn how to protect, track, and manage your comic book collection. Find out about the latest software and websites that will help you invest in your comics. Page 3.
Finding the Value of Your Comics
Knowing how much your comic book is worth is very important. Find out the value of your comics in this article from Aaron Albert, comic book guide for About.com.
Third Party Grading of Silver Age Comics
Find out if it is a good idea to grade a collection of silver age comic books through a third party.
Top 10 Frank Miller Comic Books
A top ten list of comic book icon Frank Miller's work. Find out what the best comics are from comic book writer and artist Frank Miller.
Top Comic Book Convention Attractions
A list of the many things one can do at a comic book convention.
Studio 407 Profile
A profile of new comic book publisher Studio 407.
Image Comics Profile
A profile of Image Comics, comic book publisher. Image Comics is the fourth largest publisher of comic books and is a champion of creator owned comics. Read about the history, creators, comics, submissions, and more about Image Comics, comic book publisher.
How To Use eBay To Get A Real Time Value For...
Find out how to use eBay to get an idea of what you might get for your comic book right now.
Wonder Woman
Find vital information with this Wonder Woman profile and bio. First appearances, powers, intersting facts and more.
Comic Collector Live Review By Ben Sweetser
A review of Comic Collector Live, by guest reviewer Ben Sweetser.
The Top Things Every Comic Book Collector...
A list of the top items that every comic book collector should have or know about.
Comic Books 101 - Overview and History
A introductory article about comic book collecting. Find basic information about comic books such as collecting, buying, selling, protecting, definitions, publishers, and more. Get started collecting comic books today.
Collectorz.com Comic Collector Pro 3.3 by Guest...
A review of Collectorz.com Comic Collector Pro 3.3 by guest reviewer Ben Sweetser.
Top Comic Book Sidekicks
A list of the top comic book sidekicks.
ComicBase 11 Professional Edition By Guest...
A review of ComicBase 11 Professional Edition by guest reviewer Ben Sweetser.
X-Men Character Gallery
A gallery of the popular X-Men characters from Marvel Comics. See the teams, characters, and villains of the X-Men universe.
The Big Two
: The term, "The Big Two," is in reference to the two major comic book companies, Marvel Comics and DC
Marvel Comics
A profile of the comic book publishing company Marvel Comics. Find key information about the comic book publisher, including a short history, editor in chief, characters, and why Marvel Comics is one of the most famous comic book companies out there.
Top Ten Superheroes Gallery
A gallery of the top ten superheroes of all time.
The Top Marvel Avengers
A list of the top Avengers in Marvel Comics.
Comic Book Penciller- How To Be A Comic Book...
A description of what a comic book pencilleris, for beginners.
Korgi Book 3: A Hollow Beginning Review
Korgi Book 3: A Hollow Beginning Review
Galactus - #1
A gallery of the top ten supervillains.
Sin City Graphic Novel and Effects Comparison
The Sin City DVD has really stayed true to the comic. Get the scoop on the Sin City DVD with this preview of behind the scenes footage from the Sin City DVD and how it compares to the graphic novel. See Hartigan and Nancy from the film. Page 2.
Selling Your Comics
Investing in comics requires tools for the collector. Learn how to protect, track, and manage your comic book collection. Find out about the what you need to buy to get the most out of your investment. Page 5.
Nightwing Profile
A profile of the DC superhero Nightwing. Find out about Nightwing with information about his first appearances, powers, history, origin, and more about Dick Grayson, Nightwing.
The Hulk
The Hulk Profile and Bio. Find information like his first appearances, powers, current issues, origin, histor, creators, and more.
How To Be A Comic Book Colorist
A description of what a comic book colorist is, for beginners.
Fair
: Fair (CGC: 1.5-1.0) (Overstreet 14-5) (Abbreviated as FR) For a comic book to be considered, “Fair”
Wolverine
Find the origin, first apperance, powers, and more about the X-Men's baddest memeber, Wolverine.
Captain America
A profile of the Marvel comic book character Captain America. Find information about his origin, creators, first appearances, publisher and more.
Comic Books 101 - Basic Vocabulary
Page 2 in an article about the basics of comic book collecting. Find out about key comic book words, vocabulary, and definitions in this basic comic book glossary.
After Hours Press Profile
A profile of indy comic book publisher After Hours Press. Started by Buddy Scalera and Darren Sanchez the small press company has such titles as Necrotic, Model Operandi, and 7 Days To Fame.
Creating Comic Books 101
A guide to the basics of creating comic books. Find out information such as the history of creating comic books, the process, contracts, publisher information, and more.
A Brief Overview of the Green Lantern History
A brief overview of the Green Lanterns, comic book superheroes. Understand the history of the Green Lantern comic book universe with this overview.
Ghost Rider - Johnny Blaze Profile
A bio of Johnny Blaze, Ghost Rider. Find out about the powers, origin, creators, and more about the biker from hell, Johnny Blaze, Ghost Rider.
What You Can Do With A Graded Comic Book
Grading comic books is an essential part of comic book collecting. With the knowledge of what grade your comic book is in, you can do an amazing amount of stuff, from finding the value to selling the comic, there is a lot of power in having a comic book graded. Find out why.
Lex Luthor - #2
A gallery of the top ten supervillains. Page 2.
DC Comics Holy Trinity
A glossary description of the term Holy Trinity in regards to DC Comics Batman, Superman, and Wonder Woman.
What Is The Cosmic Cube?
What is The Tesseract? - The Cosmic Cube from Marvel Comics
Very Fine Condition Comic Book Gallery
A gallery of what a Very Fine condition comic book looks like.
Top Ten Comic Book Anti-Heroes
A list of the top ten anti-hero in comic books.
Batman
Find out great information in this profile of the Dark Knight, Batman. Powers, first appearances, creators, and more.
The Joker - #4
A gallery of the top ten supervillains. Page 4.
Spawn Profile
Todd McFarlane's Spawn is the most successful independent comic book character. Find out his origin, history, creator, first appearance, and powers in this comic book profile of Image comics Spawn.
Poor
: Poor (CGC: 1.0-0) (Overstreet: 5-0) (Abbreviated as PR) The bottom of the barrel. Only the oldest and
Introduction To Grading
Grading is the first step in many processes when it comes to collecting comic books. Find out more about the process here.
How To Sell Your Comic Well at an Online Auction
Selling your comic books at an auction website can be a great way to get what your comic book is worth. Here are some great tips to ensure that you will make good profit when you are selling your comic book at an auction website.
Top 12 Comic Book Movies
Which comic book movies are the best? This is a list of the best comic book movies made. Find your favorite comic book movie on the list.
Dark Horse Profile
A Dark Horse Comics profile. Read about the history of Dark Horse, how to submit ideas to them, how to work for them, and other great information about Dark Horse Comics.
Stan Lee
A bio of one of Marvel comics' greatest writer, editor, and director. Stan Lee is a writer and creator of Marvel characters such as, Spider-Man, the X-Men, and the Fantastic Four.
Invisible Woman Profile
A profile of Marvel comic books Invisible Woman. Read about Sue Storm and how she became a member of the Fantastic Four.
Long DrawerBoxes(TM) Review - Comic Storage...
A review of the Long DrawerBoxes comic storage system. Find out if it is time to get rid of your comic book long box.
How To Make Quick Cash Selling Comic Books
How to make a quick buck in the world of comic books.
Fatale #1 Review
A review of Fatale #1 by Ed Brubaker and Sean Phillips.
Comic Book Charities - Give Back With Comic...
A list of ways you can give back to your comic book community through comic book charities.
Dr. Doom - #5
A gallery of the top ten supervillains. Page 5.
Green Goblin - #9
A gallery of the top ten supervillains. Page 9.
Corner Bend
A gallery of what a Very Good condition comic book looks like. Page 2.
Green Goblin Profile
A profile of Green Goblin, Spider-Man villain and arch-nemesis. Read a bio of Norman Osborn with information about his powers, origin, and more.
Fine Condition Comic Book Gallery
A gallery of what a Fine condition comic book looks like.
Spine Roll
A gallery of what a Very Good condition comic book looks like. Page 6.
How To Protect Your Comic Collection
Discover the three essential items for protecting your comic book collection. A must for everyone who buys comics.
Magneto - #3
A gallery of the top ten supervillains. Page 3.
Venom - #6
A gallery of the top ten supervillains. Page 6.
Very Good Condition Comic Book Gallery
A gallery of what a Very Good condition comic book looks like.
Green Lantern - Hal Jordan Profile
A bio of Hal Jordan, Green Lantern. Comic book character Hal Jordan of the Green Lanterns is a legend of the DC universe. Read a profile and history of the Green Lantern Hal Jordan.
How To Be A Comic Book Inker
A description of what a comic book inker is, for beginners.
Apocalsypse - #10
A gallery of the top ten supervillains. Page 10.
Rip
A gallery of what a Very Good condition comic book looks like. Page 5.
Loki
A gallery of Marvel Comics Avengers characters. Page 17.
Water Damage
A gallery of what a Very Good condition comic book looks like. Page 7.
The X-Men
A profile of the X-Men. Read about who makes up The X-men, bios, interesting facts, their creators, origins, and more about The X-Men. The X-Men are one of the top selling comics of all time.
Venom Profile
Read a Venom Profile, one of Spider-Man's greatest foes. Find out great information in this Venom Profile, such as his powers, origin, first appearance, and more.
Ultimate Avengers
A gallery of Marvel Comics Avengers characters. Page 16.
Wizard World Portland Comic Con Review
A review of the Wizard World Portland Comic Con.
Ra's Al Ghul - #8
A gallery of the top ten supervillains. Page 8.
The Pages
A gallery of what a Very Good condition comic book looks like. Page 4.
How can I sell my comics?
Selling your comics is a big decision. When you are ready to sell your comic books, knowing where and how to sell is very important. Learn more about how to sell your comics.
Comic Books 101 - Basic Comic Book Collecting
Page 3 of an article about the basics of comic book collecting. Learn about how to buy, sell, and protect your comic books.
Thor
A gallery of Marvel Comics Avengers characters. Page 3.
Near Mint Condition Comic Book Gallery
A gallery of what a Near mint condition comic book looks like.
The Cover
A gallery of what a Very Fine condition comic book looks like.
Scholastic Comic Book Publisher Profile
A profile of the graphic novel publisher Scholastic.
Silver Surfer Profile
A profile of Marvel Comics Silver Surfer. Find out about his origin, history, first appearance, and more.
Rolling
A gallery of what a Very Fine condition comic book looks like. Page 3.
Mill Case Comic Storage Review
A review of the Mill Case comic book storage and protection system.
Cardboard Original Graphic Novel Review
A review of the graphic novel Cardboard by Doug TenNapel and published by Scholastic Graphix!
Rogue Profile - The X-Men's Southern Belle
A profile of the X-Men character Rogue. Rogue is one of the most popular X-Men characters and is an anchor member of the X-Men team. Read Rogue's profile to find out about her powers, history, and other interesting facts.
The Best In Comics
Find out about some great information about the best in the world of comic books. Writers, artists, publishers, and information on the best comic books out there.
Blade Profile
A profile of the comic book hero Blade, vampire hunter. Find out about the history of Blade, his powers, facts, and more great information in this profile about the comic book hero Blade, vampire hunter
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