Today I am here to tell you a bit about the Steem Blockchain and specifically, Steemit. Steemit is a decentralized blogging platform that is built on the Steem Blockchain. It allows users to take control of the content they create and earn a cryptocurrency called Steem, through the process of Upvotes from the community. You
I am pleased to show off the newest additions to the Conquest Comics Exclusive Variant family. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #97 brings the newest female turtle, Jennika into the fold as she earns her bandana! This should be a really sought after issue and I am sure that we will sell out of the 3
I go to work everyday and sit in a shop consumed with comic books, action figures, statues, games, t-shirts, graphic novels, and all other sorts of nerdy ass novelty items. I have always been enamored with this world, ever since I was a little booger eater so this stuff is just second nature to me.
Back in early 2014, my shop Conquest Comics was organizing a store exclusive variant cover for our shop with Marvel. We wanted to do one for my favorite title, The Amazing Spider-Man. What this simply means is we commission a specific cover or covers that will ONLY be sold through our shop. These are great
DC Comics announced some plans this week to restructure certain departments. With that came some layoffs for some long time employees and a new slate of titles. I will be specifically touching upon one of those right here in a moment. One of the brands that DC has under it’s umbrella is the Vertigo line
On Monday evening, I proudly used my AMC A-List subscription to go check out Sony’s new animated feature, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse. Before I jump into that, let me let you in on what AMC A-List is if you aren’t already aware. AMC is a chain of movie theaters that are pretty much located all
I like $20 bills just as much as the next guy. That’s why this quick Hot Tip is going to focus on a book that’ll turn a buck…into a $20. Just like delicious magic!!! Before I get started though I am actually curious about something. I have done like 10 of these Hot Tips
It seems like every franchise or character has their “day”…so just in time for Halloween comes The Walking Dead’s time to shine!!! On October 13th, The Walking Dead will celebrate it’s 15 Year Anniversary by rolling out 15 limited edition variants at comic shops across the globe. Let me tell ya a little
In the comic and “nerd” community that I mainly hang in here, there are a bunch of folks who have been rockstars. They were all super supportive and encouraged me along even when it was a bit tough and I wasn’t sure of myself here. One of those people is the awesome @bryan-imhoff.
So this post is going to be a bit more on the silly side of the First Appearance Friday’s. Everyone obviously knows the merchandising juggernaut that is the band KISS. Their “brand” has been spread across a zillion different product lines from action figures, to art books, to…well…some odder shit… But did you know that