Covering the Spread 33: Buried Treasure

Hello again Comic Book Invest and welcome back to Covering the Spread! (keep reading)

Dollar Bin Digging 14

      Aquaman #6 With Amazon Prime members getting a sneak peek at Aquaman this weekend, I thought it was a good time to look at some cheap books from the depths ... (keep reading)

Who’s Next? Second Chance Umbrella Academy Giveaway!!!

Aaron Rodgers may be considered the BAAADDDD MAN in the NFL, but his season is going about as well as Avengers: Endgame will go for Thanos. (keep reading)

Run The Table

    Paging Mr. Miles Morales…   “Paging Mr. Miles Morales, you are wanted by half the civilized world for an interview regarding your upcoming movie premiere. (keep reading)

#CBSIBOLO List For NCBD 12/12/18

  Confirmed 1ST Appearances X 23 #7 (unnamed Clone Villain) Batman Who Laughs #1 (Grim Knight) Flash #60 (Powerhouse) Reader Buzz Batman Damned #2 Detective Comics ... (keep reading)

Cover ISSUE #34: Four is a Crowd

  Hello again from Music City, fine folks! Last week, I streamlined the format of these articles and many of you seem to dig it. Thank you all for the constructive comments and feedback. (keep reading)

The Wednesday One 12/12/18

Welcome to the night before Wednesday One! 12/12/18 This week is on the slower side, but it seems to have some goodies. Let's jump in and take a look. (keep reading)

Conan #1 Scott’s Collectables Lucio Parrillo Variant

Welcome back to another awesome CBSI Comics Giveaway Contest!! (keep reading)

Variant Heat Check for 12/11/18

  Grumble #1 Word Bubble Variant HEAT CHECK STATUS: It looks like Robert Kirkman created a monster with his secret word bubble variants, and Grumble followed suit with some ... (keep reading)

Indie Spotlight Series 8

  Welcome back to another week of new comics. Honestly, this week could be The Antarctic Press Show (speculation wise) but fingers crossed there will be some great reads as well. (keep reading)

Week 54

So the last few weeks this has all been a tie into the Batwoman appearing on the CW's Arrowverse crossover. Which, as I expected, will happen tonight. Part one of crossovers is always set up. (keep reading)

Weekly Picks for New Comic Books Releasing December 12, 2018

I hope you are saving some Christmas shopping money for yourself as there are a lot of great titles coming out this week! (keep reading)

CBSI HOT 10 BREAKDOWN : 12/9/2018

Welcome to another CBSI HOT 10 Breakdown. Here we will aim to bring you video accompaniment for CBSI’s most popular feature : THE HOT 10. (keep reading)

The Reading Pile #18

I feel like calling this the 3/3.5 issue as everything was fairly enjoyable, but nothing really blew me away. Wonder Woman 59, DC Comics, 11/28/2018 Writer: G. (keep reading)

Aristocrats of War #11 – Our Army At War

Our Army At War Key Issues Probably best known for Sgt. Rock, Our Army at War was one of the longest running comic series. Ending at #301, the title was changed to Sgt. Rock and ran until issue #422. (keep reading)

The Weekend After Wednesday for 12/8/18 (Late Edition)

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)

Sell High: A Star Wars Story Part 1

  Hello, my fellow agents. Today’s briefing comes from a long time ago and a galaxy far, far away…. The space western known as Star Wars changed the world of pop culture. (keep reading)

Tales from the Flipside #48

In this issue .... The boys talk a little about everything. (keep reading)

Wardrobe Please!: Unstoppable Colossus

In this edition of Wardrobe Please! we will talk about a cool character who only gets cooler. A strong hero who gets even stronger. Yes the Unstoppable Colossus. (keep reading)

Tin Foil Spec in Love

  Greetings and jamutations! Welcome to another edition of the Tin Foil Spec! Welcome to the month of love. Welcome to the meat and potatoes of The Tin Foil Spec, the Previews spec! (keep reading)

KRS COMICS SPOTLIGHT : BATMAN WHO LAUGHS #1 Kirkham Variant

                           Some great new comics over at KRS Comics!!  Including the brand new BATMAN WHO LAUGHS #1 TYLER KIRKHAM VARIANT   Who is KRS COMICS? (keep reading)

Marvel’s AVENGERS 4 : Endgame Trailer Released

Avengers Endgame Trailer officially released!!   Check it out below!   https://www.youtube.com/watch? (keep reading)

The Usual Suspects #24

  Welcome to this week’s edition of The Usual Suspects. Moving away from the big 2 publishers, I thought now would be a good time to look at some classic Independent titles. (keep reading)

Stan Lee, Black Hammer, Allura, Sabrina, Shang-Chi and More!

I see you have returned to True Firsts!  Goooooooood! (keep reading)

New 52 Scribblenauts Variant Run

Welcome back to another Run Recap!   In 2014, DC Comics released certain titles with a Scribblenauts themed incentive variant homage cover. (keep reading)

Flashback Friday: Kate Kane AKA Batwoman

  We wanted to run this as the Flashback today because Skot updated it a couple weeks ago... (keep reading)

SPEC ALERT : Blue Beetle film!

DC has announced they are developing a new Latino superhero film starring the Blue Beetle(Jaime Reyes) . (keep reading)

INTRODUCING THE CBSI STORE DIRECTORY

We are happy to announce the latest addition to the Comicbookinvest.com site; THE CBSI STORE DIRECTORY! (keep reading)

ISSUE #2 – Who Are You?

Between The Sheets: A Cover Tunes Special   NOTE: THE FOLLOWING IS THE PERSONAL OPINION OF THIS WRITER AND NOT NECESSARILY THAT OF OTHER CBSI CONTRIBUTORS OR COMICBOOKINVEST.COM. (keep reading)

TOP 30 PRE-CODE CRIME BOOKS

So after the PCH list, I figured I would try a shorter Crime list, then maybe others depending the success. I went with 30 as I do not know nearly enough to do a top 50. (keep reading)

Market Report – November 2018 Heritage and Hake’s Auctions

  Welcome back everyone, today we’ll look at results from the November 2018 Heritage Platinum and Hake’s auctions! (keep reading)

CBSI Flashback: Mortality & Morality

  *** ORIGINALLY POSTED JANUARY 11, 2018 ***   “I made a decision while holding my wife’s hand that if that doctor comes into this room and tells me it’s chronic, I’m gonna ... (keep reading)

RHODE ISLAND COMIC CON 2018 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.     1. (keep reading)

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)

HOT 5 : HALLOWEEN HORROR!

1 Captain America's Weird Tales # 74 Classic Red Skull cover. 2 of these have come to market this week alone.  As I write this, a 4.5 is just shy of $7,000.00 on Ebay. (keep reading)

SUBJECT: 22 KATE BISHOP AKA: HAWKEYE FLASHBACK!

** 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)

CBSI WRITER WARS ROUND 2 : WINNERS ANNOUNCED

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

CBSI WRITER WARS ROUND 2 : TOP 4 VOTING IS LIVE

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

LollyPop

Greetings from the desert fellow CBSI members. Welcome to the 5th edition of the the Blood Bank!     Today we are going to look at latest creation by the talented Adam Glass. (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)

RHODE ISLAND COMIC CON 2018 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.     1. (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)

BatGirl, Batwoman… Batwomen, Knowing the Difference.

Well, it's been a while since I've written this column. (keep reading)

The Unpressable Defects 123

Today we discuss Batman's Dick Grayson, the New Marvel TV developments and so much more! Language warning! Contains strong language ... (keep reading)

WINNERS ANNOUNCED : Starbase 1552 Comics : Bill Sienkiewicz New Mutants Dead Souls #6 CONTEST(#2)

As many you know, the folks over at Starbase 1552 Comics have generously gifted CBSI with some of their brand new variants :  Bill Sienkiewicz exclusive cover for New Mutants Dead Souls #6. (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)

ARTIST SPOTLIGHT : Kevin Eastman

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)

SHIPPING COMICS, AND SOME OTHER STUFF I KNOW

We have all been victim to, or heard of bad shipping that results in either a Christmas Miracle, or destroyed comic; and it's often the latter. (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)

HOT 10 ARTISTS

  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)

INTERVIEW WITH JEREMY BASTIAN

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).....now 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)

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December 2017: DC

Here are my picks for DC comic books you can pre-order now that release in December. Pre-ordering comic books can save you 20%-50% off of the cover price. https://youtu. (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)

MARVEL’S HIP-HOP VARIANTS (PART 15)

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

NOT 10 COMICS

1 Amazing Spider-Man: Renew Your Vows #5 Joe Quesada 1:250 Sketch Variant WRITER: Dan Slott ARTIST: Adam Kubert Forgot about this one? (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)