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The New 52 of DC Comics has produced many a beautiful cover thus far. Wonder Woman, Justice League and Batgirl have all had covers that never get old to look at, for me at least. But did you know that some of the new DC covers have a strange similarity to each other? Over the

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Down and Dirty: Amazing Spider-Man #683 Ends of the Earth:  Spidey and the Avengers against the Sinister Six.  Marvel crossover event DONE. Avengers Academy #28 War with the Runaways Part 2/2:  I had fallen out of love with AA around the trip to the future – sprawling story, inconsistent and lesser quality art, forced crossovers.

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Week One Has Begun! We hit the ground running with our First Day at our new shop and our Second Anniversary as owners on Sunday. Monday got us a little caught up on rest and comics and I’m glad to be back! Issues #1 Avengers VS X-Men #0 – The Scarlet Witch nearly wiped out

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This week  is unlike any other.  Although it is an exciting experience moving The Shop has left little time for anything else and my weekly comics have been knocked out of priority. I know. Take a moment. I can’t believe it either. So when faced with a stack of 25+ books from, for clarity’s sake,

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Hey, folks! That’s right, our blog is back in action. Or at least, it will be soon. In the mean time, the blog will be under construction and will soon be all shiny and new. Much like our new shop! We’re all a little crazy right now, as the shop is moving 1/4 mile down

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It’s time for our next installment of Meet the Geeks!  This time, let’s talk to man whose superpower is the ability to summarize 60 years of comic history in 3 sentences or less! DUFFY! TCBS:  So Duffy, how long have you been a Comic Book Geek? DUFFY:  In some form or another I’ve been a

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That’s right folks, we’ve got a blog! Pretty soon we’ll be updating you on what’s going on the shop, as well as comic book industry news. Our first series will be about meeting The Comic Book Shop’s geeks.    

  Philadelphia Comic-Con Sunday October 5th, November 16th  –  10:00 AM to 4:00 PM Next Show: June 1st Clarion Conference Center Near the Philadelphia Airport Great local show – good for the uninitiated and families with small children! Gold/Silver/Modern/Bargain Comics * Comic Supplies * Non-Sports Cards * Art * Manga * More! Hourly SHOW CASH

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Want to try something new but don’t want to spend money?READ FOR FREE during our week-long Graphic Novel Swap Wednesday January 30th – Wednesday February 6thFor kids & teens & adults! Bring in your gently loved “I’m done with these” graphic novels and choose the same quantity from the Graphic Novel Swap table! Just want

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