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The n00b’s guide to collecting action figures

The toy department is the most awesome place in a department store. What a great place to be when shopping … Continue reading

Dec 6, 2011     1 Comment
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At The Library – Batman and Son

Most of us have access to at least two libraries within a reasonable distance of our homes. The nice thing … Continue reading

Nov 22, 2011     2 Comments
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Geek on a Budget – November 2011

How many squares do you have checked in your pull list? I’ll tell you how many. Too many, that’s … Continue reading

Nov 10, 2011     4 Comments
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Geek on a Budget – October 2011

Why Try Digital Comics? Since most of us have a limited amount of space we can devote to traditional print … Continue reading

Oct 13, 2011     3 Comments
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At The Library – Swamp Thing Vol. 1: Saga of the Swamp Thing

Few places get me as excited as a trip to my local library. Okay that may be overselling it a … Continue reading

Sep 27, 2011     Comments Off
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Geek on a Budget – September 2011

You want that, I have it. I want this, you have it. That’s the most basic building block of an … Continue reading

Sep 15, 2011     Comments Off
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Wherefore Art Thou? – In search of art in comics

Comics in general is a medium used for telling stories. And in North American contemporary culture, story has become synonymous … Continue reading

Sep 1, 2011     2 Comments
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Geek on a Budget: August 2011

Do you ever wish that you had a money tree of your own? Y’know, the sort of thing that would … Continue reading

Aug 25, 2011     2 Comments
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Review Capsules – Punisher, Flashpoint, Red Wing, S.H.I.E.L.D.

Punisher #1 By Greg Rucka was the subject of this week's book club. Opinions varied but the overall consensus was disappointment. Here are some excerpts from the discussion about the book. "Art work was great but, I don't think I was a real fan of it. It didn't really have a big impact on me." - amulshine "I was disappointed that half the issue was "silent." I wanted to see a story I could get into, not a showcase of death." - chipreece "I was kinda sad for this issue it could've been so much better but they took the easy way out and just showed tons of violence with very little story behind it." - threeshotwonder I, on the other hand felt quite differently. Continue reading

Aug 12, 2011     Comments Off
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Back Issue Bin to the Future!: Spider-Man/Daredevil #1

I love how this book starts out. “Peter Parker is Spider-Man. Matt Murdock is Daredevil. New York is the city … Continue reading

Aug 1, 2011     Comments Off
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Geek On A Budget: July 2011

Do you want some fee comic books? Would you like to know how you can get some free comics? Would … Continue reading

Jul 29, 2011     5 Comments
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Back Issue Bin To The Future – Daring New Adventures of Supergirl

I started collecting this about one year ago, when I found issue #10 at a flea market. I loved the … Continue reading

Jul 17, 2011     1 Comment