Cosmic Comics! Says:Thank You for a Record Breaking Black Friday

Black Friday BAMF

Thanks to you guys, we had a record-breaking attendance Black Friday at Cosmic Comics! Showing up to any retailer before six a.m. makes you a trooper.  Showing up to a comic shop before six a.m. makes you a certified Bad Ass Mouther !, so shout-out to the seventy-five or so of you who waited in […]


Nerd Girl’s Guide to Manga for the American Comic Reader

Pikachu Ketchup

In the back room of the shop today, I came across a magazine highlighting the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund‘s new library guide for understanding manga.  Specifically, the title is CBLDF Presents Manga: Introduction, Challenges, and Best Practices.  The cover of the magazine has a wonderful full-color piece of CLAMP art from the lauded series […]


Cosmic Comics! Holiday Traditions: Christmas Pajamas

Christmas Pajamas

The Pajama Elves made a stop by Cosmic Comics, with three new super DC inspired ladies pajama sets!  Start your Christmas Pajamas Shopping today! Every year on Christmas Eve, my mother has, without fail, presented me with a special pair of Christmas Pajamas.  The first time I remember receiving a pair, I was maybe four […]


Larime Taylor Fascinates with A Voice in the Dark Issue1

A Voice in the Dark Issue 1

Disable writer, artist and A Voice in the Dark Issue 1 creator Larime Taylor does some very nice work. Psychological thrillers are definitely a thing I love.  I love wondering if what I think is happening is actually part of reality, or just in the imagination.  Larime Taylor poses an age old question: Are you […]


Las Vegas Comic Expo Photos

Photos From The 2013 Las Vegas Comic Expo

The 2013 Las Vegas Comic Expo at Riviera Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas Good day everyone! The Dork Knight is here to share with you some of the photos from this past weekend’s Las Vegas Comic Expo, a popular art themed convention that focuses on Comic Books, Sci-Fi, Anime, and everything in between. Be on the […]


The Rise of Silver Age Comic Books

Spider Man Silver Age Comics

Superheroes are enjoying a rise in popularity lately. It seems every time you turn around, there is a new movie being made that features someone with inhuman powers that comes to the rescue of the human race. This certainly is not a new fad. Superheroes were first immortalized in comic books. These comics were popular […]


The Process Of Buying Silver Age Marvel Comics

Incredible Hulk Silver Age

The popularity of many comics from years past means that for many people, superheroes can feel like childhood friends, so reading and collecting comic books, especially older issues, can be fun process that helps many remember the carefree days of youth and adolescence. However, the process of finding and buying Silver Age Marvel comics for […]


The Four Ages Of Comics Including Silver Age DC Comics For Sale

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The general consensus of comic book readers and historians has established that there are four ages for comics. Each age is distinguished by the characters, drawings, plot lines, and even the size of the comic books. The four eras are divided into the Golden Age, Silver Age, Bronze Age, and the Modern Age. Many believe […]


The History Of Silver Age Comic Books

Green Lantern Showcase

When you are browsing the racks at your local comic book store and happen upon Silver Age comic books for sale, you may wonder just what it is that makes them ‘silver’. The term ‘Silver Age’ refers to a general time period in which the comic books were originally available. The Silver Age is commonly […]


Tips For Determining The Value Of Your Vintage Silver Age Comic Books for Sale

Silver Age

Whether you are twelve years old or well past your childhood, as a comic book collector you have joined a diverse group of men and women. You might be surprised to learn that adults actually constitute the largest part of that group. Because of the rising value of Gold and Silver age comic books for […]