After a hard day of reading comics, and then giving people a piece of your mind on social media, it’s inevitable that folks will wat to enjoy an adult beverage – which could be a beer or maybe just a tall, refreshing glass of kombucha, brimming with fermented tea and bubbles. And Dynamite has correctly […]
Dark Horse sent out a nice little infographic with some gifting suggestions from their back catalog. If you click through to the web version you’ll get links to all the books suggested. Nice sound list, I’d throw in The new Moebius book, Edena, which will make a handsome coffee table ornament even if you don’t […]
In addition to all the other Black Friday/Cyber Monday salesBlack Friday/Cyber Monday sales they announced, Comixology has a 99¢ sale of Marvel first issues today. Jump on board for dozens of titles. AfterShock is having a half off sale of single issues and trades at ComiXology. Image’s sale continues, with all digital editions of Saga […]
Fantagraphics is having a site wide 40% off sale for Cyber Monday. Seriously, get your gifting done early — they’ve even provided a gift guide. A few of our own suggestions: For anyone anywhere: a Peanuts volume, perhaps this classic Sundays collection in color with all the 60s Sundays in a boxed set. BTW this […]
It’s Cyber Monday so let’s try to get some of the good ones up there. Dynamite has a bunch of sales on Amazon right now including Brandon Sanderson’s White Sand series The gorgeous Art of Atari book (put on your guft huide for you or even someone else!) DYnamite has relaly upped their […]
The holiday gifting time is here and the Beat crew stands ready with some suggestions for the comics lover, comics curious or even comics oblivious – there’s something for everyone out there.
Contrary to what the Northeastern United States’ relatively mild weather would tell you, winter is here and the holidays are swiftly blowing towards us. The many stresses of the season include college finals, the encroachment of no-longer-so-distant relatives on our homes, and the strangely loaded task of gift giving. While we at The Comics Beat cannot save your grades or your pantries, we can make it a little bit easier for you to find the perfect gift for the geek in your life. It’s The Comics Beat Holiday Shopping Guide 2015!
Comixology’s annual tradition of 12 Days of Free Comicsis underway again, kicking off with free downloads of Marvel’s Secret Wars #1 Every day until Sunday 12/20, a new free comic goes live at Noon EST, with the download ending at 11:59 AM EST. You can even give these downloads as gifts, if you’re family likes […]
Since we’re all giddy over the Marvel Cinematic Universe today, the Amazon Exclusive Marvel Phase Two boxed set drops on Tuesday, December 8, with all new bonus content, film replicas and more. And each film has a new custom disc sleeve from artist Matt Ferguson. Before you get to the art here’s whats $199 buys you:
Looking for some nerd themed bling fro gifts? King Ice offers this nice Thor’s helemet pendent, along with a lot of other hip hop swag and other items with crossover appeal, like this Black Octopus Wearing Sunglasses Ring. King Ice sent the Beat a golden Thor pendent as a review item a while ago and it’s […]