Throwback Thursday

This weeks throwback is a fun one I think, at least for most of us that were around.

35 years ago, we were introduced to four turtles. Who would have thought they would turn into what they are today, pretty much a million dollar industry with several movies, cartoons, video games and toys.

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Poyo’s Trade and Hardcover Picks of the Week

We shouldn’t just collect or flip books, we should also read them. A good story can make your purchase well worth the money spent if you ask me. After all, we buy books to read for entertainment right? Even if you can’t flip them, reading is just as rewarding.

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MARVELous Monday

This week we go back to 1983 to learn about the origin of one of the most well known villains in the Marvel Universe, which has yet to make his MCU debut but here’s to hoping he does in the foreseeable future.

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Things I Like and Don’t Like for the Week of May 8th, 2019

It’s that time again, where I tell you what’s really grinding my gears for the week of May 8th, 2019.

Some weeks it’s mostly likes, other weeks it’s dislikes.

So what’s grinding my gears this week?

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Flashback Friday – One Year Later

One year ago, we spec’d on new books hitting the shelves. Now it’s time to see how those specs and picks are doing now.

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Throwback Thursday

This throwback we go way back, back to 1939. The time when super heroes were just taking off with Superman heading the way, the hero of the skies but what about the sea? You might be thinking Aquaman but he didn’t show up on the scene until 1941.

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Throwback Thursday

I hope you all are enjoying these Throwback Thursdays so far. I know I am, as it’s a great way to revisit the past and learn some things that were either forgotten or not known with the rich comic book history we are now living in.

The focus for now is first appearances which I’m hoping to evolve into throwbacks to story lines and other prominent occurrences.

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One Week Later Report for April 3rd, 2019

Welcome once again to the another installment of the One Week Later Report. This week we’ll cover the books released on 4/3/2019.

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Poyo’s Spec and Drek for April 3rd, 2019

Every day is comic book day for most of us. I think the majority of us have comics on the mind every single day in some way or another. Wednesdays however, that’s the day we have new books out to talk about after getting them in hand to read, to flip and cherish.

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MARVELous Monday

This weeks MARVELous Monday is a bit different. Usually I window shop the Marvel Unlimited app to pick and choose sort of at random the books I cover based on just the cover art that catches my attention.

This week I actually am going with the book I found at Half Price Books for just a buck. It’s just a shame it wasn’t truly half price from it’s original 30 cents cover price.

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April 2019 Signings and Events at Midtown Comics

Midtown has a lot of signings each month. They are really big on selling signed copies at cover price.

Posting their upcoming creator signing schedule helps us collectors who are not local to NYC to find out what upcoming issues we might find signed for sale on their website.

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February 2019 in Review – Part II

With these monthly reviews, we find out how right or wrong we were, what we missed and what you can likely still find at cover price whether it’s at the local comic shop or at online retailers. Here’s Part II cover Febraury 2019.

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MARVELous Monday

Welcome again to MARVELous Monday, the day I share a random Silver and or Bronze age Marvel book I read to try and spice up our boring Mondays.

Sorry for the late post, I didn’t get a chance to sit down to pick a book at random and read until this early evening.

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