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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.
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.
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.
The Top Marvel Comic Book Superheroes
A list of the top marvel superhero character of all time.
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.
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 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.
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.
Top Comic-Cons
A list of some of the top comic book conventions out there.
Top Comic Book Publishers
A list of the top comic book publishers.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Top Eleven Most Valuable Comic Books
A list of the most valuable comic books on the market today.
The Top Ways To Read Digital Comic Books
The top ways to read digital comic books.
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.
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 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.
Top Reasons to Attend the San Diego Comic-Con...
The Top Reasons to Attend Comic-Con International
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.
Fine
: Fine (CGC: 7.0-5.0) (Overstreet: 74-55) (Abbreviated as FN) The above average comic book. This might
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
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.
Top Comic Book Convention Attractions
A list of the many things one can do at a comic book convention.
Very Good
: Very Good (CGC: 5.0-3.0) (Overstreet: 54-35) (Abbreviated as VG) This is the top of the bottom. Comics
Spider-Man
This Profile of Spider-Man gives information on his super powers, origin, first appearances, current comic books, and more.
Comic Collecting Software Reviews
A group of comic book software reviews by guest reviewer Ben Sweetser.
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 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.
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.
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.
Mint
: Mint (CGC: 10-9.8) (Overstreet: 100-98) (Abbreviated as MT) This grade is the most misused of all the
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.
Top Places To Sell Your Comic Books
A list of the best places to sell your comic book collection.
The Avengers Character Image Gallery
A gallery of Marvel Comics Avengers characters.
Top Reasons Not To Attend Comic-Con International
Should you go to Comic-Con International? Read on before you make a choice.
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.
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.
Batman Title Summary
A description of the many Batman titles and what one can expect from the DC series of the Batman comic books.
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.
Does An Autograph Increase The Value Of My...
Does An Autograph Increase The Value Of My Comic Book?
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.
Grade
A definition of comic book grading. A term of the comics condition.
The Big Two
: The term, "The Big Two," is in reference to the two major comic book companies, Marvel Comics and DC
Wizard World Comic Con Profile
A profile of the Wizard World comic book conventions.
Top Comic Book Sidekicks
A list of the top comic book sidekicks.
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.
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?
Good
: Good (CGC: 3.0-1.5) (Overstreet 14-5) (Abbreviated as GD) A below average comic book. For a comic book
Comic Collector Live Review By Ben Sweetser
A review of Comic Collector Live, by guest reviewer Ben Sweetser.
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.
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.
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.
Superman
This profile of superman gives a biography of the superhero, his powers, first appearances, current comics, and more.
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.
Collectorz.com Comic Collector Pro 3.3 by Guest...
A review of Collectorz.com Comic Collector Pro 3.3 by guest reviewer Ben Sweetser.
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.
Wonder Woman
Find vital information with this Wonder Woman profile and bio. First appearances, powers, intersting facts and more.
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.
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.
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.
ComicBase 11 Professional Edition By Guest...
A review of ComicBase 11 Professional Edition by guest reviewer Ben Sweetser.
How To Bag and Board Your Comic
A step by step guide on how to properly bag and board your comic books.
The Hulk
The Hulk Profile and Bio. Find information like his first appearances, powers, current issues, origin, histor, creators, and more.
Blade of the Immortal
A gallery of popular Dark Horse Comics titles. Page 8.
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.
DC Comics Holy Trinity
A glossary description of the term Holy Trinity in regards to DC Comics Batman, Superman, and Wonder Woman.
How To Be A Comic Book Writer
A description of what a comic book writer is, for beginners.
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.
Finding a Comic Convention Near You
Want to attend a convention? Use this convention map of the US to find a convention nearest you.
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.
How To Be A Comic Book Colorist
A description of what a comic book colorist is, for beginners.
How To Make Quick Cash Selling Comic Books
How to make a quick buck in the world of comic books.
Batman
Find out great information in this profile of the Dark Knight, Batman. Powers, first appearances, creators, and more.
Top Ten Comic Book Anti-Heroes
A list of the top ten anti-hero in comic books.
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.
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.
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.
Emerald City Comic Con Profile
A profile of the Seattle, Washington based comic book convention, the Emerald City Comic Con.
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.
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.
Con Stench
A definition of the term con stench in regards to the smells at comic book conventions.
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.
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 - 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.
Poor
: Poor (CGC: 1.0-0) (Overstreet: 5-0) (Abbreviated as PR) The bottom of the barrel. Only the oldest and
Very Fine Condition Comic Book Gallery
A gallery of what a Very Fine condition comic book looks like.
How To Be A Comic Book Letterer
A description of what a comic book letterer is, for beginners.
Fair
: Fair (CGC: 1.5-1.0) (Overstreet 14-5) (Abbreviated as FR) For a comic book to be considered, “Fair”
Fine Condition Comic Book Gallery
A gallery of what a Fine condition comic book looks like.
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.
San Diego Comic Con International Profile
A profile of the largest comic book convention in the world, the San Diego Comic Con International. Find out information such as the history, dates, and main attractions of this comic book convention.
Wondercon Profile - Comic Book Convention
A profile of Wondercon, the first major comic book convention of the year.
Comic-Con Preparation
A list of things to do before you hit the comic book convention floor.
Wolverine
Find the origin, first apperance, powers, and more about the X-Men's baddest memeber, Wolverine.
How To Protect Your Comic Collection
Discover the three essential items for protecting your comic book collection. A must for everyone who buys comics.
Wonder Woman Day Profile
A profile of Wonder Woman Day, a charity event to bring awareness to fight domestic violence.
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.
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.
Con
: A "con" is short for "convention." This typically refers to a comic book convention, but can also be
Comic Book Penciller- How To Be A Comic Book...
A description of what a comic book pencilleris, for beginners.
Mint Condition Comic Book Gallery
A gallery of what a mint condition comic book looks like.
The Top Marvel Avengers
A list of the top Avengers in Marvel Comics.
Very Good Condition Comic Book Gallery
A gallery of what a Very Good condition comic book looks like.
Create and Publish Comics Through Kickstarter
Find out how to use Kickstarter.com to create your comic books.
New York Comic Con Profile
A profile of the New York Comic Con.
Comic Book Charities - Give Back With Comic...
A list of ways you can give back to your comic book community through comic book charities.
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.
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.
Wanted Comic Book Review
A review of Mark Millar's Wanted.
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.
Slabbed Comic Definition
A definition of the term slabbed in the world of comic books.
The Walking Dead Profile
A profile of the popular Image Comic, The Walking Dead. Find great information about this great comic book such as the bio, cast, publisher, creators and more about Image Comics The Walking Dead.
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.
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.
Studio 407 Profile
A profile of new comic book publisher Studio 407.
Megacon - Profile of the Florida Comic Book...
A profile of Megacon, a comic book convention held in Orlando, Florida.
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.
Spider-Man Black
Profiles of the Spider-Man family of characters from Marvel Comics. Page 3.
Near Mint Condition Comic Book Gallery
A gallery of what a Near mint condition comic book looks like.
The Thing Profile
A profile of Marvel comics Ben Grimm, The Thing of the Fantastic Four. Find out about The Thing's origin, powers, first appearance, and more.
King Of Sparta
A gallery of images from the 300 motion picture, based on Frank Miller's Dark Horse comics series. See what is in store for this latest adaptation ofof one of Frank Miller's works. Page 10.
Comic Books 101 - Top Comic Books/Popular Comics
Page 4 of an article about the basics of comic book collecting. Learn about the top comics and most popular comic book characters.
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.
The Cover
A gallery of what a Fine condition comic book looks like.
How To Submit Your Comic To Be Distributed...
Want to know how to submit your comic to be distributed through Diamond Comics? All the vital information can be found right here about how to submit your comic to be distributed through Diamond Comics.
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.
Consignment
This is a definition of the comic book selling term consignment.
Panel
: A "panel" in a comic book in one part of a comic book page. Typically a comic book page is made up
The Human Torch Profile
A profile of hotheaded member of Marvel comics, Fantastic Four, Johnny Storm - The Human Torch. Find out about his powers, origin, creators, and more.
Variant - Comic Book Term for Comic Book Covers
A definition of the comic book term variant.
San Diego Comic Con International
A guide to the San Diego Comic Con International. Find out great information about the con, what it is, and why you should go.
300 Comic Book Review
A review of the comic book 300, by Frank Miller. 300 tells the story of the battle of Thermopylae, between the Spartans of Greece and Persia. Find out about this comic book classic.
Thoughts About Comics #2 - My Comics Classroom
Thoughts About Comics #2 My Comics Classroom Thoughts About Comics is a new column for the comic book
Green Lantern - #7
A gallery of the top ten superheroes of all time. Page 7.
The Walking Dead Volume 1: Days Gone Bye Review
A review of the first volume of The Walking Dead from Image Comics.
OGN - Original Graphic Novel
A definition of the term OGN - Original Graphic Novel
Comic Books 101 - The Publishers of Comic Books
Page 5 of an article about basic comic book collecting. Learn about the different kinds of publishers that bring comic books to your door and comic shop.
Ten Grand #1 Review
A review of the first comic from the revived Joe's Comics line.
BCW Plastic Corrugated Comic Book Box Review
A review of the BCW Supplies plastic corrugated comic book box. Find out if this comic book box is worth its weight.
Spine Creases
A gallery of what a Fine condition comic book looks like. Page 3.
300 Picture Gallery - Frank Miller's 300
A gallery of images from the 300 motion picture, based on Frank Miller's Dark Horse comics series. See what is in store for this latest adaptation ofof one of Frank Miller's works.
The Pages
A gallery of what a Fine condition comic book looks like. Page 5.
Robert Kirkman Profile and Bio
A biography of the comic book writer Robert Kirkman.
Cover Misprint
A gallery of what a Fine condition comic book looks like. Page 2.
Watchmen Graphic Novel Review
A review of the comic book series Watchmen, the top graphic novel of all time.
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 Ten Superheroes Gallery
A gallery of the top ten superheroes of all time.
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