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Shop Talk with Alpha Comics: July 12, 2013

Shop Talk with Alpha Comics: July 12, 2013

Once a month we check in with Chris Humphries, owner of Alpha Comics in Calgary, Alberta, to find out what the word is on the street. This month we discuss the news coming out of Image Expo, the Green Lantern titles, Infinity and more! Your monthly dose of some good ol’ fashioned Shop Talk is

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Shop Talk with Alpha Comics: June 2013

Chris Humphries of Alpha Comics is back with Comicosity for another installment of the monthly Shop Talk! May featured some X-Men talk, but June belongs to Superman! Find out what the scoop is at the shop, and check out alphacomics.ca for a full listing of Phantom Variant covers! Aaron Long: DC Comics has announced Villains

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Shop Talk with Alpha Comics: March 8, 2013

Shop Talk with Alpha Comics returns to discuss the hottest topics in the industry! What’s the word on the street? Chris Humphries knows! This month we discuss the death of Robin, Geoff Johns departure from Green Lantern, the Phantom Variant program and the Age of Ultron! Aaron Long: Everyone knew this one was coming because

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Shop Talk with Alpha Comics: February 1, 2013

Shop Talk with Chris Humphries of Alpha Comics returns for the second installment of 2013, this time filled with discussion of Marvel Cosmic, the Kirkman franchises, and the interaction between shops and crowd funding movements like Kickstarter. Without further ado, on to the main event! Aaron Long: Marvel Cosmic comes back full force this month

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FLASH FORWARD: Predictions for 2013

2013 starts tomorrow and, with it, a brand new year of comic book glory. Flash Forward is a look at the upcoming year with three fantastic retailers: Chris Humphries of Alpha Comics, Shanna Wallace of Graham Crackers Comics and David Meyer of Mayhem Comics. They were kind enough to offer their time and thoughts on

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