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Ed Campbell

Ed Campbell is a collector of comics and action figures, primarily G.I. Joe. He is also a Cosplayer with Thor and Captain America as just a few of the characters in his arsenal. When not fulfilling his Comic Book Daily duties, he's "working for a living", volunteering his time for his local Fall Fair, and spending as much time with his family as possible. Use the links below to get in contact with him.

Pet Peeves of Collecting

I collect stuff.  A lot of stuff.  Between my comic books, action figures, DVDs, CDs and video games.  I have a lot of stuff. Having this much stuff doesn’t lead to every day being a “shiny happy day”.  There are…

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Canadian ToyCon January 2013

January 20th/2013 was the latest edition of the Canadian ToyCon (formerly known as the Burlington Toy Show) held at the Royal Botanical Gardens in Burlington.  This edition of the Canadian ToyCon was different because it included the Fantasy and Gaming…

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Cosplay For A Cure

January 20th/2013 was the latest edition of the Canadian ToyCon.  A welcome addition to this show (and hopefully a permanent attraction) was Cosplay For A Cure. This relatively new group (only formed 7 months previous to time of writing) has…

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Does Marvel Comics hate Peter Parker?

[Just a warning, there may be spoilers ahead] Spider-Man is one of Marvel Comics most beloved characters.  The character has been around for 50 years.  That’s longer than some of your parents have been alive. Another beloved Marvel character is…

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Merry Apocalypsmas!!!

I sit here (a couple of days before December 21st) looking at my Mayan-Day-At-A-Glance calendar and realize that there are only a couple of days left to the Mayan calendar.  Now to many people (and Doomsday Preppers) this means the…

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Holiday Geek Gift Giving Guide

It’s winter.  It’s the holiday season.  For some that means Christmas.  But for most, it means giving gifts. Buying for a “geek” can be difficult.  We are passionate about our collections, and sometimes we can’t wait for somebody to give us…

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Marvel Now! Report Card

This week saw the release of the highly anticipated Marvel comic book, Avengers #1, by Jonathan Hickman and Jerome Opeña.  This book will round out the first wave of releases for Marvel Now! I tried to read most of the…

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Why can’t we all get along?

If you have been following the comic news lately, you know that there has been a lot of talk about women and comics (and nerd culture). This all came from a comment that Tony Harris made on his Facebook account.…

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Collecting Garbage

When you collect action figures, there is nothing better than tearing into that package and getting your hands on that action figure.  I am not a MIB (or Mint-in-Box) guy.  I like to get my hands on the toy.  What…

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“Punch It Mickey!”

I don’t know about your Twitter, but mine had a Nerd-Gasm on Tuesday. In case you haven’t heard (like you were off planet or something), Disney bought Lucasfilm, LucasArts, Industrial Light and Magic, and Skywalker Sound from now multi-billionaire George…

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What Happens To Your Comics When You Die

This past weekend I was watching the National Geographic channel and there was a program on called Fortune Finders. The show focuses on the Public Administrators office in Las Vegas. After someone dies in Las Vegas, with no apparent next…

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Daredevil, Spider-Man and Fairy Tales

This week the internet and Twitter-verse have been chock full of cool comic book news.  So instead of me rambling on, let’s just jump into the stuff that caught my attention. Daredevil Movie Rights Go Back to Marvel It looks…

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Turtle Power!!!

I don’t think I’m supposed to like Turtles. I’m talking about the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles… not the candy.  Because I love the candy… maybe a little bit too much. When the Ninja Turtles first busted onto the scene back…

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