Interview Series with Comic Con Promoter Jesse Noble - Gem City Comiccon
This interview series is with a life long collector and longtime comic con promoter Jesse Noble. Through various FB groups I've bought comics and also have been to Gem City Comiccon myself. It was a great con! There were lots of dealers and great books. It helped me fill one of my Spawn runs a few years ago.
Interview Series with Body Painter - Darya of Darka & BMZ Studios
This interview series explores the world of cosplay. More specifically the body painting aspect and we got a chance to do an interview with Darya of Darka & BMZ Studios. Her artwork is one of the best I've ever seen and she's done some incredible super-hero projects. Read on to learn more about her journey as an artist and get a look at the amazing work she's done.
Interview Series with Sean McLoughlin of Scorpion Comics
This week's interview is with one of my favorite online shops, Scorpion Comics. I was lucky enough to get some time with Sean McLoughlin to get an inside look at the origin of the company and it's future. If you haven't checked out their site, I highly suggest them, as they have some amazing artists they've collaborated with in the past for some top notch cover art. And they always take great care in packing and shipping books timely in my experience.
Interview Series with Instagram Creator - Chad Sorenson of @excelsior1975
This week's interview series is with a friend I know through the Chicago hip-hop community. We're Facebook friends and saw one of his posts promoting his Instagram account: @excelsior1975. He had some amazing content and also is a comic book collector! Check him out on Instagram for all the incredible stuff he's put together.
Interview Series with the owner of Jay's Comics - Naiot
Interview Series with MAFO Collectibles Owner - Joe Herod
This interview series is another seller that I met from one of the many various Facebook groups. I've bought from him several times and he not only is he a great packer but also a great guy to talk comics about. He runs MAFO Collectibles and offers great comics at great prices, check him out!
Interview Series with Comic Clear Supplies
This interview series is with another great product that I found out about while interviewing Victor Otero of Gator Guards. If you've been following my #comicbooktiptuesday on our Instagram, you'll know one of the tips I've mentioned is to always check the back of books before you buy them. And this product allows for you to see them without taking them out of the bag. We got a chance to sit down with the founder and learn more about their origins and their goals.
Will the Collectible Bubble Burst Soon?
It seems that the pandemic has created an incredible resurgence into the collectibel market. For some, stimulus payments were spent on collectibles., especially in the comic world. The hobby saw high graded key books sell for all-time records