Tag Archives: Columns

Mission: Comics & Art

In this installment of Retail Therapy, Leef Smith talks about what it takes to stand out and succeed in comics retail. Continue reading

 

Fantom Comics

In our latest installment of Retail Therapy, we spoke with Jake Shapiro, of Washington DC’s Fantom Comics! Continue reading

 

Third Eye Comics

In the latest episode of our retailer interview series, Third Eye Comics makesa couple of simple requests: better cover design, and more books like Chew. Wait, Chew? Continue reading

 

The Dragon

Jenn Haines, owner of The Dragon, came all the way from Ontario to explain how she went ahead and created the future of comics retail about two decades ago. Continue reading

 

Six Books from One Failed Bookstore

What can you learn from the comics found at a going-out-of-business sale? If you’re Matt Seneca, the answer is a whole hell of a lot. Continue reading

 

Big Planet Comics

Jared Smith from Big Planet Comics talks about what its taken to survive and thrive within his ever-expanding empire. But don’t ask him if he reads comics on the clock: it’s a sore subject. Continue reading

 

Telling on Your Secrets: Comics from Kevin Budnik, 2014-2017

In Budnik’s comics, he reveals his deepest fears and the ongoing, active experience of living with mental illness. Continue reading

 

Floating World Comics

Jason Leivian from Floating World talks about the past, present and future from the vantage point of one of North America’s most beloved comic book stores. Continue reading