Comics Economics, 1963 vs. 2013: 50 Years Of Value?

All written content ©2013 Mike Pascale. Visual content ©2013 its respective owner(s).   One of the bonuses of buying old comics as opposed to the cheaper reprint tomes like Marvel’s MASTERWORKs/ESSENTIALs or DC’s ARCHIVEs/SHOWCASEs is seeing the original letters pages, coming attractions, “Bullpen Pages”, and advertisements. I’m also a sucker for the “on sale now” […]

What Happens in Licensing in Vegas Has Staying Power

Last month I attended my first annual Licensing Expo in Las Vegas. My goal was to scope it out to see if it would be worth getting a booth for next year.  (I’m promoting my new site,, as well as seeking opportunities to license artwork. The Expo actually has a special section just for […]