The Read a Comic Crew come together for Comics 101 Part 2. This is the second of three special episodes of the Read A Comic Podcast.
The Comics 101 series is designed for the curious newcomer to comics – who wants to learn more, and could maybe use a little guidance.
Have a friend you’re trying to turn-on to comics? Point them here!
Hear ’em All! Comics 101 Parts 1-3
Comics 101 Part 2 (of 3)
Panelists Ashlie, Mitch, Jason, and Randy join Phil your host to discuss…
0:00:01 Introductions – Panelists Ashlie, Mitch, Jason, and Randy join Phil your host to discuss…
0:01:00 Life Cycle of a Comic Book, 0:04:45 Back Issues, 0:06:00 Helpful Terms, 0:07:40 Late Books and Canceled Titles, 0:09:20 Collected Editions, 0:11:20 OGNs, Collections, Trades, and Hardcovers, 0:13:20 Collections vs. Single Issues, 0:14:40 Collector or Reader – How Do You Know? 0:15:50 Recognizing Hype, 0:17:50 Condition, 0:19:30 Comic Book Storage, 0:21:46 Tracking Your Collection 0:22:35 Pull Lists, 0:25:40 HONOR Your Pull List, 0:27:00 Favorite Online Retailers, 0:29:45 Online Subscription Services, 0:31:50 Wrap Up
Special thanks to our sponsor Summit Comics and Games!