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Hiatus Week…

We’re gonna be taking off this week from Very Fine / Near Mint, to focus on some outside projects that are in dire need of attention…sure you understand. Planning on being back with daily(ish) new posts of Copper Age era nostalgia on February 27th!

In the meantime, make sure you browse through our archives (categorized in the . . . → Read More: Hiatus Week…

Ultimate Warrior Promo Montage

Load the spaceship with the rocket fuel! Load it with . . . → Read More: Ultimate Warrior Promo Montage

Alan Moore Interview, 1987

From the ’80s British show, . . . → Read More: Alan Moore Interview, 1987

Headline News piece on Man of Steel, 1986

John Byrne’s reboot hits comic shops…and the . . . → Read More: Headline News piece on Man of Steel, 1986

PM Magazine Comic Book News Story, 1989

The, ahem, “thrust” of the piece was that comics aren’t for . . . → Read More: PM Magazine Comic Book News Story, 1989

Spider-Man weds Mary Jane at Shea Stadium, 1987

Yes, with Stan Lee officiating, to coincide with Amazing Spider-Man Annual #21 that summer. Here’s news coverage from Good Morning America and . . . → Read More: Spider-Man weds Mary Jane at Shea Stadium, 1987

Entertainment Tonight news piece on Comic Collecting, 1990

Aired as Dick Tracy was hitting theaters in 1990, with the Captain America theatrical movie (supposedly) on the way! This news piece is a great snapshot in time, especially of the retailer / collector / speculator dynamic that was really taking hold…

…and on a personal note, great to see some friendly faces . . . → Read More: Entertainment Tonight news piece on Comic Collecting, 1990