Author Archives: Brett Monro

ACCESS ALL AGES: July 2013

ACCESS ALL AGES: July 2013

I have been reading/collecting comics in some fashion for more than 30 years. I’ve seen a lot of good comics in that time, and a lot of bad ones. It gets more challenging as time goes by, because the innocence of collecting as a youth eventually fades. Many of the comics I used to read

NUMBERS GAME: Marvel Comics — June 2013

Comic fans love first issues. This month, Marvel didn’t have that many of them, so they were pushed down to the number 4 overall slot on the sales chart. Double shipping continues to help Marvel dominate the top 10 though, with the final 2 issues of Age of Ultron, and the latest issues of Superior

NUMBERS GAME: Independents — June 2013

The Independent Top 10 (13) The Walking Dead #111 (74,857) (33) Jupiters Legacy #2 (48,217) (34) Lazarus #1 (48,030) (45) Star Wars #6 (42,806) (46) True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys #1 (42,613) (54) East of West #3 (39,441) (66) My Little Pony Friendship Is Magic #8 (33,114) (74) Ten Grand #2 (29,241) (75) Bubblegun

NUMBERS GAME: Independents — May 2013

The Independent Top 10 1. (13) The Walking Dead #110 (76,455) 2. (24) Ten Grand #1 (57,216) 3. (41) Star Wars #5 (44,310) 4. (56) Regular Show #1 (38,466) 5. (68) My Little Pony Friendship is Magic #7 (32,188) 6. (78) TMNT Ongoing #22 (27,759) 7. (90) Charismagic Vol. 2 #1 (25,212) 8. (95) Bounce

NUMBERS GAME: Independents — April 2013

The Mid-Market Top 10 (3)  Jupiter’s Legacy #1 (105,437) (8) Walking Dead #109 (90,362) (27)  Saga #12 (53,339) (40)  Star Wars #4 (45,019) (46)  East of West #2 (41,838) (60)  Jirni #1 (35,777) (65)  My Little Pony Friendship is Magic #6 (33,903) (91)  My Little Pony Micro Series #3 (23,338) (95)  Buffy the Vampire Slayer

ACCESS ALL AGES: February 2013

Another month is in the books, not the greatest month for the all-ages set, with the final issue of Young Justice hitting the stores and middling sales figures, but with some fantastic news from the Kickstarter front. I think that Kickstarter is a great avenue for comic types to explore, and also a great way

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