This Saturday Free Comic Book Day, the most exciting day of the comic book calendar. It’s going to be huge! If you’re not quite sure what it is or where to participate, don’t worry, read on to find out all the information you need.
Not everyone has a comic book store close by and digital doesn’t have the same appeal as holding a comic in your hands. But where are some of the best places to buy comics online? Read on for six of the best options.
IKEA, the Swedish furniture juggernaut, is known for its relationship testing labyrinth stores, meatballs and modernist flat-packed furniture. But did you know IKEA is a good alternative for comic book storage solutions? In this guide I point out some of the IKEA products you can use to store your comics.
Comic book collections, big or small, can get out of hand and require some organising. I’ve recently organised my own collection and have made all the mistakes so you don’t have to. Through my experience I’ve imparted my wisdom so you can organise your collection effectively and efficiently.
I have put together a list of the 5 best websites for discovering webcomics. I’ve tried to make this list as diverse as possible, giving you access to a wide range of creators, themes, genres, perspectives and ideas. As a result, you should discover tens, or even hundreds, of webcomics for you to follow, binge and enjoy.
Whether you’ve been into then for years or only a short time, comics are always better when you share them with the people close to you. This has inspired me to create this easy guide in order to help you get your friends, family and even co-workers into the wonderful medium of comics in a few simple steps. Follow these steps and in no time at all you’ll be converting the non-believers and the uninitiated in droves and have a new hobby to share with those close to you.
Should I read comics in print or digitally? It’s a question that I’ve received many times throughout the life of How to Love Comics and one that there’s no clear cut answer to. Everyone has their preference and reason why print or digital is their chosen format. To help you decide what format you should chose I have listed the pros and cons of each. Will it be be print or digital? Read on to find out!
If you’ve checked out comic book blogs, news sites or podcasts you might’ve come across the term solicitations. But what are they? I’ll let you know what they’re all about, how they can be useful and go through the anatomy of one.
Sometimes the X-Men can be very confusing with the multiple titles, hundreds of characters and crossovers-a-plenty. Luckily there’s a podcast dedicated to explaining the ins and outs of Marvel’s mutants. I’d like to introduce you to Rachel & Miles X-Plain The X-Men – you’re podcast companion to all things X-Men.
If you can’t wait to dive into more comics but not sure when new comics and graphic novels are released then this article is for you. I cover when comics are released in comic book stores as well as digitally to cater to all kinds of readers.