C.B. Daily Jan 17th Jan17

C.B. Daily Jan 17th

Top Canadian sellers, a Spirit TV movie, automated book scanning, and a new webcomics portal from Stephanie Buscema and J. Bone.

What’s New Friday August 26 Aug26

What’s New Friday August 26

What’s going on this Friday at Fan Expo at downtown Toronto’s Convention Center? Plenty. From the looks of it Chris Claremont, X-Men, has just been added to the Expo line up. According to the Official 2011 Show Program Claremont will be appearing Friday August 25 at booth #743. At...

Miss Harry Potter? How About These Comics?

So say you’re a bit of a young’en. Or maybe you’re just someone who just happens to rather like the Harry Potter series. The final movie is out, the last book has long been out and that Pottermore site isn’t really anything new. You need something to fill that gap....

Absolute-ly | #1: The Spirit

We’re launching a new monthly feature that focuses on what comic should receive the “absolute” treatment: any story from any publisher.  A call to arms of hardcover comic book fans. While at DC Scott Dunbier pioneered the absolute edition line, a massive 9×15″...

CBD’s 52Q | #24: “Wooing With Comics” Feb09

CBD’s 52Q | #24: “Wooing With Comics”

Every week CBD’s Editor in Chief Pete DeCourcy asks the question and the crew (and special guests) give their answers, we’ll be doing this for 52 weeks. Tip of the hat goes to the gang at Scans_Daily for the inspiration. This week’s question comes from my friend Kris: Today’s Question:...

CBD’s 52Q | #19: "What can we expect from comics in 2011?" Jan05

CBD’s 52Q | #19: "What can we expect from comics in 2011?...

Every week CBD’s Editor in Chief Pete DeCourcy asks the question and the crew (and special guests) give their answers, we’ll be doing this for 52 weeks. Tip of the hat goes to the gang at Scans_Daily for the inspiration. Today’s Question: “What can we expect from comics in 2011?”...

Auction Highlights #45 – ComicLink September

ComicLink Focused Auction The ComicLink Focused Auctions are never as exciting as the Comic Link Features Auctions. Still, some very interesting things transpired. Let’s have a peek at what went down. Tales to Astonish #57, Marvel Comics (July/1964) Graded by PGX at 9.6 with Off White pages...

Just A Thought | I Love Comics! (Really, I do.)

Sometimes as a critic and reviewer you get caught up in your job. In my column over the past months, I’ve talked about a lot of the bad in comics or stuff I don’t really agree with. I’ve also talked about the stuff I like and that I hope for. But I’ve never actually...

Just A Thought | Comics in Schools

I love my comic shop. Not just because they afford me a lot of leeway in terms of my pull list and not just because they are one of the better shops I’ve ever been to but I love the Wednesday conversation with the employees and customers. For whatever reason, the Blue Beetle attracts a...

Animated Films: "There's More Than Just Two Companies, Brent" Jan12

Animated Films: "There's More Than Just Two Companies, Br...

Well I got an email or two about the animation article I wrote last week. The gist of one or two of them that 1) I’m awesome and 2) How come I didn’t talk about comic companies other then Marvel and DC. To be honest, it did cross my mind, you get kind of a glimpse when I mention...