Welcome to this weeks spec and drek, the 3rd edition for 2021. This is where we pick the winners each week we (or shall I say myself) think will be spec worthy, a great read or just cool looking art on the cover. I also dive into the pesky drek, the book you should probably avoid if you can or perhaps not invest so heavily into.
FOC is the last chance to put in your orders with your comic shops and likely get at a discount for pre-ordering.
Mastermind W. Maxwell Prince (Ice Cream Man) has done it again with another hit anthology comic series in the recent launch of his new series Haha. The first issue is sold out at the distributor level and being fast-tracked for a second printing showcasing new artwork. Continue reading “HAHA GETS THE LAST LAUGH AFTER INSTANT SELL-OUT AT THE DISTRIBUTOR, RUSHED BACK TO PRINT”
We have been running CovrPrice.com’s Top 10 and Runner’s up lists since they came on the scene. Here is a wrap up of the top selling books for the year. Continue reading “CovrPrice 2020 Year in Review”
As promised, the Covrprice.com runners-up list. The second half of the Top 20. Continue reading “CovrPrice.Com Runners-Up for 1/13/21”
Since Covrprice.com came on the scene, they have become a go to spot for watching eBaytrends on comics. They scour thousands of eBay sales to cultivate data to spotlight the hottest selling comics. Here is this week’s Top Ten Comics: (Please note, potential spoilers do follow, and, these results are for auction that closed last week. )
Continue reading “Covrprice.com Top Ten for Week of 1/13/21”
Welcome to the second One Week Later Report for 2021.
This week we’ll cover the books released on 01/06/2020, which was last week. These can be books we anticipated getting hot, total surprise winners and perhaps books that got hyped and ended up as duds. Also could be a good list to use when out picking up this weeks books for you Wednesday Warriors..
Amazing Spider-Man #57 is in stores tomorrow. We get the official formation of a new team. This one seems to be selling out online, and while I was in the shop tonight heard a bunch of people calling for it, so it is one to watch.
King in Black Planet of the Symbiotes #1 it pretty well known that Cortland Kassidy was coming back, it was just a matter of how. In the back up story we find out the how. And the why. Check it out below.
Its been a while since we could do one of these. It feels good to have comics shipping again. Also feels good to have new comics popping again. Here is what you need to know tonight for books in stores tomorrow. Continue reading “Pre-Game Report for 1/13/21”
Wednesday, the best day of the week, new comic book day.
We open things up to hear from you. A free for all.
The 317th edition of the open forum!
Every week, hundreds of new comics hit the stands, each with potential. Some live up to that potential. We pick the ones we think have the best shot at heating up. Here are our picks of the week for delivery 1/13/21. Continue reading “Comic Picks of the Week for Delivery 1/13/21”
Matthew DiMasi is the artist behind the Shattered Variants. The Shattered Variants are the comic covers that are recreations of original art work done in mosaic. His cover for Amazing Spider-Man #300 is up for sale at Heritage Auctions Continue reading “Matt DiMasi’s Original ASM 300 Mosaic Up in Auction”
Final Order Cut-Off is the last day that shops can guarantee their orders for comics. After Final Order Cut-Off, or FOC, these books will only be available to retailers on Advance Reorder. And that is not guaranteed. So here are the highlights for Monday, 1/11/21’s FOC list. Continue reading “Final Order Cut-Off Highlights for 1/11/21”
Greetings my Comics Heating Up family. First of all, happy 2021. Have an amazing profitable and healthy new year. I hope all your hearts desires come true. Just finished Death Metal #7, loved it. Watching the final chapter of Chilling Tales of Sabrina and I am a tad disappointed in it but will hold off judgment until I have finished every episode. Lets hope the world opens up again soon. Now lets make some money with some comics cause you can’t teach that. Continue reading “Blind Adam’s Hidden Gems Vol. 133”