My Comic Shop History 4.4: Con Season with the Collector

Host Anthony Desiato cracks the action figure packaging open with veteran collector Frank Rucco and delves into the fan’s view of comic conventions. The duo discusses collecting habits generally (including the completist mentality and the thrill of the hunt) and at shows specifically (including buying strategies and budgeting resources). Plus, the age-old debate: mint in box or loose?

Longbox Review Presents The Gutters: Death and Comics

What do comics and my will have in common? Listen to find out.

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12 Days of Zone 4 – Day 11: G.I. Joe

It’s Day 11 of the 12 Days of Zone 4, and as promised, I talk about my love for the G.I. Joe franchise dating back three decades! I’m talking action figures, cartoon, comics, etc. Now you know, and knowing is half the battle. G.I. JOOOOOOOE!