The Wednesday One 3/20/19

Each week we will go head to head picking just ONE book in each category in a battle for NCBD supremacy. Best of all, you get to pick the winner! (keep reading)

Tales from the Flipside #60

In this issue .... The boys show some pickups, talk C2E2, some lego, and a stick of gum! Language warning! Contains strong language ... (keep reading)

Variant Heat Check for 3/19/19

  The Untamed #1 1:10 Nam Variant HEAT CHECK STATUS: Rumors are swirling, and people have decided to jump back on the Niobe train. (keep reading)

Indie Spotlight Series 22

  Hello everyone and welcome back to another I.S.S. After several lighter weeks this is one that could hurt your bank account! That being said, lets jump right in! (keep reading)

Negan, Young Avengers, Devil Hulk, Sliders and More!

The Walking Dead 156 Tell me Negan doesn't end up killing Alpha on the Walking Dead.  His redemption story continues and such a scene is gonna happen people. (keep reading)

Sony developing Agent Venom TV Series

Multiple sources are now confirming that Sony is set to develop an Agent Venom television series. (keep reading)

Connecting the Dots: The Eternals Saga

  There are two types of speculators: those who lead and those who follow. (keep reading)

The Walker Report

  Another week, another bunch of comic news!   Doctor Fate? I like the spec on his 2015 books.   Nova maybe news? (keep reading)

Weekly Picks for New Comic Books Releasing March 20, 2019

Comic book release schedule for March 20, 2019: The Justice League comes face to face with their future selves in Part 2 of the Sixth Dimension in Justice League #20. (keep reading)

Crossover Classics!

  Greetings my fellow agents. It goes without saying that in the comic book world there are two heavy-weights, Marvel and DC. Growing up I sat heavily on the Marvel side of the fence. (keep reading)

The Reading Pile #25

So did you hear? On March 8th, Albatross Funnybooks threw a party to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of Goon in their habitat of Nashville, Tennessee. I was there, y’all! (keep reading)

WINNERS ANNOUNCED : DIE #1 One Stop Shop Variant Giveaway

Thanks to everyone who participated in our Giveaway Contest for the exclusive Die #1 Exclusive Variant Cover by Emma Vieceli from ONE STOP SHOP!! from our friends at One Stop Shop. (keep reading)

From A to B

    On the Border, By the Sea   Greetings and jamutations! We are back with another dose of Tin Foil Spec! (keep reading)

CBSI HOT 10 Breakdown 3/17/2019

Welcome to another CBSI HOT 10 Breakdown. The video accompaniment to CBSI’s most popular feature : THE CBSI HOT 10 LIST. (keep reading)

First You May Have Missed: Finiculus & Dario Agger

Hello everyone and welcome back. Today's First You May Have Missed teleports us over to the sorcerer supreme himself Doctor Strange. (keep reading)


Our friends at KRS COMICS have brought a fresh new look to their website! (keep reading)

The Weekend After Wednesday for 3/16/19

Want to know which books from Wednesday’s new deliveries are already heating up and which ones are cooling? Here’s a “Weekend After” list that we hope will help! (keep reading)

Shattered Comics IMMORTAL HULK #16 Variant Giveaway Contest!!

Our friends at Shattered Comics have graciously provided us with some copies of their latest variant IMMORTAL HULK #16 with an homage to Steranko's classic King-Size Hulk Special #1. (keep reading)

The Usual Suspects #38

Welcome back for another edition of The Usual Suspects. Once a month I like to focus one of my articles on a specific variant theme or an individual artist. (keep reading)

Recapping the Week’s Hottest New Comic Books for 3/13/19

Join Jack (AKA Mr. Bolo) and Brian each Thursday night as they discuss the week's hottest comic book releases and recap the BOLO (Be on the Lookout) List for new comic books. (keep reading)

Dollar Bin Digging 27

      New Avengers #17 This week I want to highlight some genuinely cool interior Splash pages. (keep reading)


  “For no matter how many worlds I devour… How many civilizations I destroy… It is my destiny to one day give back to the universe… Infinitely more than I have ever taken from ... (keep reading)

Covering the Spread: Fact Checking

Hello again comic book investors and welcome back to Covering The Spread! (keep reading)

Release Day Run Down 3-13

Here at ComicBookInvest.Com we aim to give our readers the tools to buy what they like, speculate on what they want, and be informed of trends going on in the secondary market. (keep reading)

ISSUE #47: Eat the World

  Well, the best laid plans of mice and men… I fully intended on publishing two articles last week and I ALMOST got the second one finished in time, but… my little baby boy, Alexander, ... (keep reading)


Back with another awesome giveaway contest from our friends across the pond at SCOTT'S COLLECTABLES. (keep reading)


As of today, is reporting that DC has a Doctor Fate movie in the works. (keep reading)

The War Art of Sydney Shores

  Syd Shores may be the most influential Pre-Marvel artist that you have never heard of. (keep reading)

CBSI HOT 5 : Captain Marvel (Carol Danvers)

1 Marvel Super-Heroes #13 1st Appearance Carol Danvers Where it all began. (keep reading)

When Fandom Pays Off!

As The Umbrella Academy frenzy rages on like a freight train, I am remind that no matter how well you think you may know this market; you don’t. (keep reading)


1 Here's Negan #NN WRITER: Robert Kirkman ARTIST: Charlie Adlard Ouch!! This one hurts.  Back in 2017, there were many 9.8 sales in the $500 range. (keep reading)


  “Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear” Mark Twain   Greetings from the desert fellow CBSI members. (keep reading)

Wizard Rewind February 1992

Welcome to the first edition of Wizard Rewind. Each month, I want to take a look back at a random issue of Wizard Magazine. (keep reading)

Vixen: Return of the Lion #5

  I admit it. I sometimes buy comics just for the covers. Obviously, many speculators do too and profit from doing so. (keep reading)


I want to take a second and thank everyone who purchased a copy of our Knights of the Golden Sun Variant. As most of you know, 2.00 from each book went to the St. Jude Children's Hospital. (keep reading)


CBSI Comics is proud to announce our KNIGHTS OF THE GOLDEN SUN #1 Variant with stunning cover art by Mauricio Villarreal SOLD OUT! Thank you so much for your interest in our exclusive variant. (keep reading)

CBSI Flashback: The Umbrella Academy

  *** ORIGINALLY POSTED JULY 8, 2017 ***   The Umbrella Academy     Normally you only get to stop by the great city once a week, but with the news that dropped ... (keep reading)

Subterranean by Design: A look into the future of grading…

  Greetings from the desert fellow CBSI members. Roughly once a quarter, I am going to bring you a new segment titled Clint’s Corner. (keep reading)

CBSI GOES TO MeWe : A Simple How To Guide for MeWe

If you have not already heard, the rumors are true. G+ and all affiliated CBSI Pages on G+ are going away April 2nd, 2019. (keep reading)

Collector Conversation – Steven Morger

  Hi everyone, today we’re proud to present the following conversation that my buddy Alex and I had with Steven Morger at STGCC 2018! (keep reading)

OYL FLASHBACK: Chess and Checchetto

  *** ORIGINALLY POSTED NOVEMBER 30, 2017 ***   "I never had any friends later on like the ones I had when I was 12. Jesus, does anyone? (keep reading)

Con Recon Dealer Summary

    As a dealer, my aim is to give you all unbiased raw data and observations for each show I attend as a dealer. (keep reading)

Marvel 50th Anniversary Variants

Deadpool v3 #45 Variant Welcome back to another Run Recap!  This week we take a look at Marvel's 2011 50th Anniversary Run.  Not the highest point in Marvel print runs, most of these books simply do not exist right now. (keep reading)

overlooked and EVAPORATING harley Quinn comics

As we wrap up another year of comic speculation and investing I wanted to squeeze out a final commentary on our hobby... unfortunately I'm just not up for that. (keep reading)

Top 25 Golden Age Christmas Covers

Check out the Top 25 Golden Age Christmas covers and this awesome video from Simpleman's comics:   https://youtu. (keep reading)

Flashback Friday: The Batman Who Laughs 

  *** ORIGINALLY POSTED DECEMBER 6, 2017 ***   Sigh... Let's do this Batman Who Laughs thing and get it over with... (keep reading)

Week 55

  This week instead of Batwoman, because I'm sure you're all sick to death of that by now, I thought I'd reward folks with a genuine fan favorite character... Power Girl! (keep reading)

ISSUE #2 – Who Are You?


Donny Cates

  *** Strong Language Advisory ***   It’s hard to believe that over the short span of only five or six years, Donny Cates has become such a writing juggernaut in comics, but ... (keep reading)


** ORIGINALLY POSTED: DECEMBER 7, 2016 **   With Kate Bishop's All New (again) Hawkeye series getting ready to drop.... What? You didn’t know there was a new Hawkeye series? (keep reading)


Voting has officially ended for the 2nd round of the CBSI WRITER WARS. On behalf of the entire Comicbookinvest. (keep reading)


Congratulations to the top 4 from this round of the CBSI WRITER WARS!! (keep reading)

Who’s Afraid of Ghosts?

“The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way” Dale Carnegie Who’s Afraid of Ghosts?   Greetings from the desert fellow CBSI members. (keep reading)

Con Recon Dealer Summary

    As a dealer, my aim is to give you all unbiased raw data and observations for each show I attend as a dealer. (keep reading)

All German Edition

Welcome to an all German edition of Foreign Delicacies! It's been too long since the last time I posted something but life just seems to keep getting in the way. (keep reading)

Yasmine Putri Cover Gallery & Checklist

Yasmine Putri has been on and off the radar for a while now. Remember that Carnage #3 variant? (keep reading)

Classic Cover of the Week 9/9/2018

New Week, New Covers!!     Cinderella Love #25 Often over shadowed by the Seven Seas run, this Matt Baker cover stands among the greatest romance covers of all time. (keep reading)

Here come the knock-offs!

Haven't done one of these in a while so bear with me while I struggle to remain coherent ... (keep reading)

After Action Report September 3, 2018

Sit-Rep September 3, 2018I Hope that everyone is having a safe and fun-filled Labor Day weekend. It has been pretty quite on the comic front. (keep reading)


Kevin Eastman grew up in a small town in Maine and discovered comics at a young age on a spinner rack in his local drugstore. (keep reading)

Batman (2016) #50: The Wedding

Four weeks to go and the Batman #50 store exclusives start appearing all over the place. Thought I would get started early as there are probably going to be dozens of these. (keep reading)

Sadjunk’s Bin Dive

It’s been so long since I’ve done one of these comics on a budget columns. That’s on me. (keep reading)

Covers from the Unknown – Guardians of the Galaxy #25 (2008 Series) – 1:15 Skottie Young Variant

It's been a while, but thanks for checking back to Covers from the Unknown!  Today, I jump right into a Thanos, and Guardians of the Galaxy variant you may be unaware of! (keep reading)

Fraser Campbell

You thought I had forgotten about this section, right? It's just a matter of time, but when there's a chance to do it, I will!!! This week (year? (keep reading)


  1 Adam Hughes Current: Vampirella, Batgirl & The Birds of Prey Upcoming: Red Sonja/Tarzan, The Magic Order Hot Cover: Dirty Pair: Run From the Future ... (keep reading)

Getting Ahead of the Variant Market

young-x-men-9 Recently on the G+ board I posted about the practice of getting ahead of the comic market. This means moving on a book priced low before it pops. (keep reading)

Live from Mojoworld — Jessica Jones Season 2 Review

jessica-jones-illustration *Spoilers* I feel like fans of the skeptical sleuth have been let down by the latest Jessica Jones installment. (keep reading)


If you don’t already know who Jeremy Bastian is, do yourself a favor and look up some of his artwork after you read this interview. (keep reading)

There may be “HOPE” for Cable and Deadpool

Greetings CBSI! Deadpool 2 coming fast! Marvel doing things with Hope in the current Cable run about the same time as Deadpool 2 hits theatres? (keep reading)

Black Panther (Vol.4) #35

You’d be surprised to know how many relevant issues and/or covers (even though known by many people) tend to stay hidden in the longboxes and can be had for next to nothing. (keep reading)

Horror, Indy and ‘The Wall’ Books To Try and Find

Thanks again to everyone that reads and comments.  Comments are great.  People who comment sometimes get free stuff (hint, hint) onto the first ghosts of 2018! (keep reading)

Doomsday Clock: Revisiting the Charlton Universe

I have to admit it, I just love when one of you sends out an article out of the blue and this is no exception. Thanks to matthewc72 for this bit of all-new, yet classic, spec info! (keep reading)

No. 1 With a Bullet Advance Review

If you read my Previews Reviews article a couple of weeks ago, you might remember I had No. 1 With a Bullet as a maybe ... (keep reading)

Barbara Gordon vs Cassandra Cain

I'm sure you've read by now "Batgirl" is getting her own film... I mean, how could you not. The big questions at this point is which of the many version of Batgirl we'll see on the big screen. (keep reading)

San Diego 2017: The Sketchbooks

San Diego is coming and it's not only about exclusives, there's also the sketchbooks that you will be able to find at the Artist Alley. (keep reading)

Donny Cates @ HeroesCon 2017

This year marked the 35th Anniversary of HeroesCon in Charlotte North Carolina. This is your favorite creator's favorite convention. (keep reading)


Another week another set of hip hop covers! (keep reading)

A look at Locke & Key’s Numbers …

I was thinking about doing Deadpool today, but curiosity had me looking up some indies and I was really surprised at what I found. (keep reading)

Flash Track – Justice League Movie Series

Justice League Movie Series Part 3 Flash Track 1st Appearance - Flash Comics #1 1st Silver Age Appearance - Showcase #4 Joined Justice League - Brave and the Bold #28 [gallery ... (keep reading)

COMICO RIDICULOSO – Batman’s Detective Comics #475

How the hell can a comic be overrated and underrated at the same time? Let me try to get there. Without opening the comic. Don’t hate me. (keep reading)

Katana’s Tip of the Sword

Time for another guest-writer, this time it's Tim S with some info nobody's talking about but is really interesting ... Thanks Tim!!! (keep reading)