Interview Series with Tommy Law - Founder/Owner of Yellow Snow Comics
I'm starting an interview series with a variety of people in the hobby. Some will be sellers, collectors, and even artists and stores as well. It's always fun to learn about what got others into collecting and what they like. Plus it's a small community and we should all help support each other especially during these times of a pandemic. So here's our first interview with more to come!
Top 20 Things Every Comic Collector Should Have in Their Collection
As a collector since I was a kid there's quite a lot of things everyone can have on their lists of must haves for their personal collection. I myself, am a big believer in collecting what you like but also respecting what others choose to collect. Read on to see the twenty things you should have in your collection.
Basic Comic Book Lingo - A Comprehensive List
Whenever you enter a new hobby there will always be a lot to learn. This is a handy little guide to help any new people coming in to comic book collecting. Some of these terms/lingo are used quite often and others are rarely used and just down for reference. This is a comprehensive list for collectors, buyers, sellers.
What's the Most Unique Thing in Your Collection?
This post is dedicated to the unique, odd, one-of-a-kind items in your collection. We want to hear from you guys on this one, so chime in!
Top 3 Things that New Comic Sellers Do Wrong
I believe these are the top three things that all sellers get wrong or make the most mistakes on when they initially start selling comics. Read on to make sure you learn what not to do!
What's the Best Marvel TV Show?
Last year I started the daunting task of watching the entire MCU (Marvel Cinematic Universe) including all the TV shows, snippets, you name it. The catalog is vast! I didn't realize how much content there was. For me as a kid growing up, I saw Spidey in movies where you could see the string holding him up on buildings in such a bad costume as well. Click to read which show were my favorite and one I didn't care for as much.
Should I Grade my Comic Book?
One of the most frequent questions people that are coming back in to the hobby ask is if they should grade a particular book? There are a plethora of questions to consider when it comes down to it. So here are some things to consider to help with your decison. Read further to learn some things to consider about grading.
Advice on Trading Comic Books with Strangers
A great way to fill the wholes in your collection without coughing up more money is to trade what you already have. We've all heard the expression that says that one man's trash is another's treasure. I learned this doing my first comic con last year. I had a bunch several doubles and multiples of issues that I bought in bulk. So instead of taking them back whith me I figure why not go to the other dealers/sellers and see if they would trade with me for some of their books. This really paid off as I was able to acquire a big chunk of books I wanted with some of my old new stock. So here are some methods to make a successful trade to get the book you want!