It’s definitely last minute but a little overnight shipping or heading to your local comics shop/small business might get you some pressies for those picky comics fans. (Note some of these links are affiliate links.) For The Hard Cord Indie Snob: Simon Hanselmann’s limited editions Complete Truth Zone. These comics starring Hanselmann’s usual crew are […]
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. Let’s take a look at some suggestions for that person in your life who likes alternative and indie comics! A subscription to Youth in Decline’s Frontier […]
It’s that special day when you either venture into battle at Wal*Mart or sensibly sit around the house digesting Thanksgiving leftovers and clicking on on-line shopping specials. Here’s a few from the comics and nerd world. Of course ComiXology is leading the pack with a bunch of huge sales: Marvel Black Friday/Cyber Monday Sale (11/21-11/27) 250 […]
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!