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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…

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Last updated on February 21st, 2017 at 08:39 amDiamond released their December 2016 sales numbers over the weekend and ICv2 has extrapolated those and determined actual unit sales: Top 300 Comics…

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January 9, 2017 / / AE News 6 Comments

Last updated on January 16th, 2017 at 02:07 pmBeginning in 2010 with Dave Stevens’ The Rocketeer Artist’s Edition, the AE format encompasses the range of books printing scans of original…

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…

Last updated on March 7th, 2017 at 01:19 pmFor your collecting and investing reference, here is a complete listing of the third one hundred Undervalued Spotlights presented here on Comic Book…

December 23, 2016 / / AE News 1 Comment
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December 16, 2016 / / AE News 0 Comments

Diamond released their November 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…

December 12, 2016 / / AE Reviews 0 Comments
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December 5, 2016 / / AE Reviews 0 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 shipping changes, December 2016 Previews solicitations, October 2016 current sales and out of print eBay sales, reviews of Usagi Yojimbo: The Artist and Other Stories Gallery Edition and Jack Davis’ EC Stories Artist’s Edition.…

November 28, 2016 / / AE Reviews 0 Comments
November 25, 2016 / / AE News 0 Comments

Diamond has updated Previews World with the December 2016 catalog. Scouring the full list this month shows one new Artist Edition book, advance solicited for April 2017 shipping. For complete details and…