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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.

My Favourite Comics

I have a lot of comics.  I don’t have more than some of you reading this right now, but I do have a lot more than an average reader. Many of the comics I have bought have disappeared.  Some were…

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I’ve Gone To The Fair!

Ahhh, it’s fall. You can feel the chill in the air, and the crops are starting to come off. If you live in a rural area, you know what time of year it is, Fall Fair season. And that’s what…

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Why am I not reading Spider-Man?

A couple of weeks ago, Spider-Man celebrated his 50th anniversary with the release of Amazing Spider-Man #692.  I didn’t pay much attention to that comic because it had been years since I bought my last Spider-Man book. At the most…

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Fan Expo | X-Men Panel

Panel: C.B. Cebulski, Axel Alonzo, Leonard Kirk, Nick Lowe, Arune Singh. I am not a regular reader of X-Men.  I really like the X-Men but I don’t read it (my theory is if you read one X-Men title, you need…

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Fan Expo | Spider-Man (and Marvel) Panel

Panel: Axel Alonzo, Dan Slott, Ryan Stegman, Steve Wacker and Arune Singh Marvel started off saying that they are really excited for Spider-Man during the next couple of months.  The beginning of the excitement for Marvel and Spider-Man was issue…

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Roughin’ It

In but a barren wasteland, I have not… except comics. This summer… actually this whole year has been busy.  Between real work (the one that pays the bills), Comic Book Daily, family commitments and volunteering for my local fall fair,…

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2012 Canadian G.I. Joe Convention Review

August 11/2012 was the Canadian G.I. Joe Convention in Toronto at the Sheraton Airport Hotel.  This was the third year that the Canadian G.I. Joe Convention (CanJoeCon) was held at that location.  It was a great day indeed. CanJoeCon is the event…

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Twitter Has Spoken

This week I wanted something different to read.  So I asked the Twitter-verse to help me out and tell me which comics I should pick up this week (you can follow me too @EdCampbell_CBD).  Just using the hash-tags #comic, #comicbooks and…

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2012 Canadian G.I. Joe Convention

The Canadian G.I. Joe Convention (CanJoeCon) is just one week away, and this year is looking like it’s shaping up to be a great year for the CanJoeCon. This year’s special guests include Robert Atkins (comic book artist), Valentine DeLandro (comic…

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TFCon and Canadian Collectible Toy Expo 2012

Last weekend was the latest Transformers Convention (TFCon) and Canadian Collectible Toy Expo held at the Delta Meadowvale Hotel in Mississauga.  I attended the show on Sunday July 29th. This was my second time going to TFCon/CCTE, and every year gets…

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TFCon Panel: How to get into voice acting

This past weekend was the Transformers Convention (TFCon) and Canadian Collectible Toy Expo in Mississauga.  On Sunday (July 29) the TFCon presented a panel of “How To Get Into Voice Acting”.  The panel included Scott McNeil (X-Men Evolution, Beast Wars,…

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My thoughts on Marvel Now!

So the big announcement came down the pipe last week that Marvel is going to relaunch, not reboot all of their comic books starting this fall (gee… where have we heard that one before).  Essentially every title is going to…

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I could’ve been Captain Canuck

To celebrate Canada Day this year, Captain Canuck’s creator Richard Comely toured Southern Ontario visiting Big B Comics three locations. On July 7th, Big B Comics Barrie was the final stop on the Captain Canuck tour.  Richard Comely was on…

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Battle Scars

The trade paperback for Battle Scars was recently released.  This is the 6 issue series about Marcus Johnson.  Who could be the most important man in the Marvel Universe. Just be warned.  There are spoilers ahead. Battle Scars is written…

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