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February 23, 2017 / / AE News 0 Comments

Diamond released their January 2017 sales numbers over the weekend and ICv2 has extrapolated those and determined actual unit sales: Top 300 Comics Actual and Top 300 Graphic Novels Actual. Also worth…

February 20, 2017 / / AE Reviews 0 Comments
February 17, 2017 / / AE News 2 Comments
February 13, 2017 / / AE Reviews 4 Comments
February 10, 2017 / / AE News 2 Comments

Taking the Artist’s Edition Index from print to the spoken word, join me monthly for a look at all things Artist’s Edition.

This month we take a long look at 2016 Scott Dunbier Awards, Defining the AE formats, shipping changes, February 2017 Previews solicitations, December 2016 current sales, out of print eBay sales, Chris Samnee’s Daredevil Artist’s Edition, Sergio Aragones Groo The Wanderer Artist’s Edition, and Jack Kirby’s Fantastic Four Artist’s Edition.…

February 2, 2017 / / AE News 0 Comments
January 30, 2017 / / AE Reviews 7 Comments
January 27, 2017 / / AE News 0 Comments

Diamond has updated Previews World with the February 2017 catalog. Scouring the full list this month shows one new Artist Edition book, advance solicited for June 2017 shipping. For complete details and…

January 23, 2017 / / AE Reviews 0 Comments
January 20, 2017 / / AE News 0 Comments

Diamond released their December 2016 sales numbers over the weekend and ICv2 has extrapolated those and determined actual unit sales: Top 300 Comics Actual and Top 300 Graphic Novels Actual. Also…

January 16, 2017 / / AE Reviews 0 Comments
January 13, 2017 / / AE News 3 Comments
January 9, 2017 / / AE News 6 Comments

Beginning in 2010 with Dave Stevens’ The Rocketeer Artist’s Edition, the AE format encompasses the range of books printing scans of original comic book artwork.  IDW continued with the AE…

Taking the Artist’s Edition Index from print to the spoken word, join me monthly for a look at all things Artist’s Edition.

This month we take a long look at shipping changes, January 2017 Previews solicitations, November 2016 current sales and out of print eBay sales, and a long look at the current AE market.…

January 2, 2017 / / AE News 4 Comments

A new year is upon us and that means 2016 is complete and we can vote on the Artist’s Edition format books published in the past twelve months. The voting…

Two disparate articles from OZY and The Simple Dollar have recently put me to task on my hobby of choice, reading. First, here’s a definition of tsundoku. “Tsundoku” (n.) is the…

For your collecting and investing reference, here is a complete listing of the third one hundred Undervalued Spotlights presented here on Comic Book Daily. Also 1-100 and 101-200. Click the number…