Welcome once again to the another installment of the One Week Later Report, the first one for this year. This week we’ll cover the books released on 1/16/2018.
Wednesday, the best day of the week, new comic book day. It is like your birthday in the middle of each week (well, one where you buy your own presents.)
We open things up to hear from you. A free for all.
The 222nd edition of the open forum! Continue reading “Wednesday Open Forum”
What Up CHU? Mel V. here with your Variant Picks for the week of 1/23/2019
Kinda slow week but I’m sure we can find some hidden gems.. Not like that X-Men Finch cover last week though.. man that took almost everyone by surprise, and It seems like its surviving both ‘Hater Waves’ and ‘Undercutter Waves.’ Also My sneaky pick, My Little Pony Nightmare Knights, seems to be an absolute ghost. Again, I know nothing about Pony books but I do know a good looking cover when I see it. Continue reading “Mel V.’s Variant Picks for January 23, 2019”
Each 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 1/23/19: Continue reading “Comic Picks of the Week for Delivery 1/23/19”
Straight from the Image Press release comes Man-Eaters news for Independent Bookstore Day 2019.
Happy 2019 CHU! Our first con of the year was Ace Comic Con in Glendale, AZ! It took place at Gila River Arena from January 11th to the 13th. As usual, Ace brings the lightning and thunder when it comes to celebs. This year brought Tom Hiddleston, Michael Fassbender, David Tennant, Krysten Ritter, Charlie Cox, Taron Egerton, Tye Sheridan, and Alexandra Shipp. Continue reading “Ace Comic Con AZ 2019 Wrap-up”
Anthony from http://www.comicsheatingup.net talks about the week’s hot new comic book releases. Here is this week’s for delivery 1/23/19: Continue reading “New Comic Spec Review Video for January 23, 2019”
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, 1/21/19’s FOC list. Continue reading “Final Order Cut Off Highlights for 1/21/19”
Trying to guess the newest Marvel hero to be in the Marvel Cinematic Universe can be a potshot. My friend Jeremy hit me up with one that is a good, cheap spec, and worth a grab perhaps (I grabbed a couple copies this week). That Character is Union Jack III and the book is Captain America #253 Continue reading “Character to Watch: Union Jack III”
Greetings my heating up family. Wow it is 2019 and it looks as it will be another great year for comics. Need to catch up on reading some stuff. I did enjoy Young Justice Season Three, the new Champions #1 (Miles don’t make a deal with that guy o.k.) and Jessica Cruz needs more cosplay love. Now let’s make the money on some comics cause you can’t teach that. Continue reading “Blind Adam’s Hidden Gems Vol. 93”
Louie M. covers cons for Comicsheatingup.
Cosplayers bring our favorite characters to life and enhance the con experience. Check out the cosplay from Ace Comic Con! Saw some incredible Black Cat Cosplays and Lady Loki is on point. Many more highlights below: Continue reading “Ace Comic Con 2019 Cosplay Gallery”
Source Point Press has had some hits on their hands recently. Ogre has been one of them. Source Point Press is teaming up with our friends at New York Collector Cave to release a very limited edition, 100 copy, Ogre #3 with an homage cover to Spiderman #1. Continue reading “The Ogre #3 From Source Point Press Gets a Spider-Man #1 Homage”
Middlewest is proving to be popular, issue #2 goes back for another printing.
I have been a fan since reading the first issue so this is not a surprise if you ask me.
The Diamond Comics Advance Reorder List is a great speculator tool. It shows what books retailers are going back to get more of, in advance of their release. They are actually putting their money up betting these books get big. These are the books people are talking about in shops, message boards, and websites. Here is the Diamond Comics Advance Reorder List for 1/18/19: Continue reading “Diamond Comics Top 25 Advance Reorder Comics for January 18, 2019”