Anyone read JM Dematteis’ Moonshadow? I found the series in the dollar boxes earlier today. Comic vine put it in the same breath as Watchmen and TDKR. Art looks nice.
boy you digging waaaayyyy back into obscurity
and nah, I havent read it, but you just reminded me that I was meaning to read it and a bunch of other comics from marvel's Epic imprint. But I havent had that thought since before Pac died
If I come across some interesting books in the cheap boxes, and if they're a complete set, I'll pick 'em up. The artwork caught my eye.
I'm a Starlin fan so I bought the trades of the first 12 issues of the Dreadstar Epic series. It was actually good and I considered adding the rest of the series to my list. I passed because my list is too much and I keep adding on. I only have about 100-120 on my list, but I'm running out of space for shyt. Buying a bunch of random comics ain't helping either.
I hear you, breh. At one point I had like 60 longboxes between two states cause of that same reason. Just buying whole series nshyt out the bargain bins/boxes on top of monthly pull lists. When I was growing up I had no idea comic book stores even existed. Could only buy stuff at supermarkets, gas stations and drug stores.
Every time I would move somewhere and there was one nearby, I'd damn near lose my mind.
The owner of one comic book store asked me if I was trying to buy his whole business from him one piece at a time.
60?! I thought my 18 was too much. Holy shyt.
What did you do with them?
Damn, dude, I feel some kinda way for you. To lose so much would hurt my soul.yeah, it's why I be/been in this thread like a living comicbook wikipediia page.
lotta moving around and it seemed like every time I'd move I'd lose 3 or 4 boxes, sheisty family members throwing "worthless" stuff away. girls burning them, lost a few boxes in katrina
I got like 2 or 3 boxes left, and I found those. There's a post somewhere in this thread with pics of me digging through them.
Two things I used to have shyt tons of that I don't bother physically collecting now: Comics and Albums/Records/CDs.... for pretty much the same reasons. You spend so much time and money and lose so much you just be like fukk it.