# Comic books
Collecting Marvel G.I. Joe Comics - The Quest For #1 - What Did I Pay? What Mistakes Did I Make?
When sports cards got to the the point that it was to expensive to buy product I liked I switched directions and started collecting something that has been near and dear to my heart for over thirty years and that is G.I. Joe comic books! I've been slowly piecing together the first run of Marvel G.I. Joe comics and I finally purchased one of the key comics in this series. G.I. Joe comic number 1. How much did I pay? What mistake did I make? Watch to find out!
Why You Should Go Through Your Comic Books and Make Sure They Are Protected!
I love comic books! I've been collecting comic books on and off for over thirty years now! Recently I have been going through all of my comic books and making sure they are protected with plastic covers and cardboard backings! Why? Watch the video to find out!
Going Over Recent Spider-Man & G.I. Joe Comic Book Purchases and Did Larry Hama Sign My Comic Books?
At my core I'm a huge nerd! I love superheroes and toys! I enjoy going to comic books shows just as much as I enjoy going to sports card shows! In this video I go over some of my more recent comic book purchases! I also talk about my experience meeting Larry Hama the creator of the G.I. Joe comic books!
Neighborhood Comics in Savannah, GA
One thing I always like to do when my family is traveling is to find a local comic book store! On our recent trip to Savannah, GA we stopped at Neighborhood Comics! Neighborhood comics has a great selection of comics with some other fun items thrown in! My wife also bought me a comic book that I have been wanting for a long time!
Heroes Convention 2022 "Heroes Con" - Charlotte, NC - Everything You Need to Know!
If you love comic books and superheroes then you will love the Heroes Convention "Heroes Con" that happens in Charlotte every year! The Heroes Convention is held at the Charlotte Convention Center and it boast an incredible guest list! There are so many cool people and things to see! You will absolutely love it!
2nd and Charles - Comics, Funko Pops, and Books! - Charlotte, NC
One of our favorite places to go look for books and comic books is 2nd and Charles in Charlotte, NC! They have an obscene amount of books and comic books to look through! You could easily spend a couple hours looking at everything in this store! If you are a comic book fan than 2nd and Charles is a must stop!
We went to Megacon 2022 in Orlando, Florida
We attended our first Megacon in Orlando, Florida. It was incredibly crowded and parking was sparse. For an extra price, we attended a special event where we met four comic book artist, received autographed books and listened to a 45 minute panel. This was a super cool event that we will attend again in the future.
Crazy Cool Collectibles in Mooresville, NC
So a cool new store opened in Mooresville, NC recently called Crazy Cool Collectibles! This store was stock full of all kinds of comics, sports cards, vintage toys and nostalgia! If you are visiting the Mooresville, NC area and are a nerd at heart I would highly recommend this store! Address: 348 N Main St, Mooresville, NC 28115
Tobyhanna Welcomes its Newest Comic Shop
On Saturday, April 30th, Lost Eden Comics celebrated its grand opening. Kicking off in the afternoon, the opening featured food, local art, local vendors, raffles, and more. Noah Lopez, co-owner, says, “I am having a good time with the community and giving people deals, that's what it's all about.” While primarily selling comics and collectibles, Lost Eden also intends to break the mold of a typical comic shop. Their goal is to be a community-orientated place for people with a shared love of comics, games, and collectibles to hang out and relax. Steven Little, co-owner of Lost Eden, was happy with the opening, saying, “I was super nervous about this but things seem to be turning out fine. It's weird cause the longer the day has been going on the more it feels like stuff has just been sliding into place, it's all working beautifully, it's a beautiful thing to see.
Local comic book stores prepare for Free Comic Book Day on Saturday (May 7th)
(Colorado Springs, CO) What is better than a new comic book? A new free comic book!. This Saturday, May 7th, marks the twentieth anniversary of Free Comic Book Day. It is the perfect time to visit your favorite comic book store for new reading material.
Comic Book Store Review - Parker Banner Kent & Wayne (Cornelius, NC)
You would think every Comic Book Store is about the same but that isn't the case at all! Each one has it's own unique style! So as we travel across the United States we will be showing you some of the unique and nerdtastic Comic Book Stores that we come across! Today we stopped at Parker Banner Kent and Wayne in Cornelius, NC!
Did You Know G.I. Joe and The Transformers Are In The Same Universe?
Over the past year I've been slowly working on collecting the first run of G.I. Joe comic books that Marvel put out in the mid 1980's. I absolutely love the artwork on the cover of these comic books! With sports cards being so expensive it has been a fun side collection to work on!
Best Comic Book Store in Charlotte, NC - Heroes Aren’t Hard To Find
If you are look for a true comic book store you will find no better then Heroes Aren't Hard To Find in Charlotte, NC! They have a huge selection of comics from old to new!
“Batman” Through the Years
Though the character’s fortunes and creative interpretations have ebbed and flowed since his first appearance in 1939, Batman remains a perennial audience favorite. On the eve of yet another new iteration of the character, we look back at his legacy.
Second grader shares his comic book with the world via his hometown library
"With him putting it in the library, we weren't surprised that he did anything like that. ... When he wants to do make something happen, he makes something happen." —Alex Helbig, Dillon‘s dad.
The Jewish Roots and Biblical Parallels of “Superman”
The creators of “Superman” are reported to have been inspired by biblical passages for the inspiration behind their enduring creation. History may say otherwise. I am a longtime fan of comic books, and “Superman” has long held fascination for me as a deeper mythology. For this article, attributions include Imgur.com, Mark Hughes for Forbes.com, Hannah Goodwyn for 1.CBN.com (Christian Broadcasting Network), Jay Klein for The Jerusalem Post, Jeff Jensen, for Entertainment Weekly, and Wikipedia.