Newsletters

Newsletter Decoder Ring

HC
(hard cover)
TP
(trade paperback)
SC
(soft cover)
GN
(graphic novel)
MMPB
(mass market paperback)
AF
(action figure)
T/C
(trading cards)
T/S
(tee shirt)
B&W
(black and white)
FCBD
(Free Comic Book Day)
(an excellent writer, creator or title deserving wider recognition in my humble opinion)

April 2017 Newsletter

Dear Friends,     The April Previews catalog arrived on Wednesday, March twenty ninth. I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might interest you. These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in June of 2017. If there’s anything that you’d like, please try and let me» Read More… «

March 2017 Newsletter

Dear Friends,     The March Previews catalog arrived on Wednesday, March first. I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might interest you. These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in May of 2017. If there’s anything that you’d like, please try and let me know» Read More… «

February 2017 Newsletter

Dear Friends, The February Previews catalog arrived on Wednesday, February first, coinciding with the Grand Reopening at the new location: 1421 S. Kolb Road. I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might interest you. These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in April of» Read More… «

January 2017 Newsletter

Dear Friends,     The January Previews catalog arrived on Wednesday, December twenty eighth. I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might interest you. These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in March of 2017. If there’s anything that you’d like, please try and let me» Read More… «

December 2016 Newsletter

Dear Friends,     The December Previews catalog was supposed to arrive on Wednesday, November thirtieth. Unfortunately UPS has lost my shipment so I’m going to do the best I can with a downloaded database of the catalog. I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might interest you. These solicitations» Read More… «

November 2016 Newsletter

Dear Friends,     The October Previews catalog arrived on Wednesday so as I read through it I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might interest you. These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in January of 2017. If there’s anything that you’d like, please try» Read More… «

October 2016 Newsletter

Dear Friends,     The October Previews catalog arrived on Wednesday so as I read through it I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might interest you. These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in December of 2016. If there’s anything that you’d like, please try» Read More… «

September 2016 Newsletter

Dear Friends,     The September Previews catalog arrived on the thirty first of August so as I read through it I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might interest you. These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in November of 2016. If there’s anything that» Read More… «

August 2016 Newsletter

Dear Friends,     The August Previews catalog has just arrived today so as I read through it I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might interest you. These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in October of 2016. If there’s anything that you’d like please» Read More… «

July 2016 Newsletter

Dear Friends,     The July Previews catalog has just arrived so as I read through it I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might interest you. These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in September of 2016. If there’s anything that you’d like please try» Read More… «

June 2016 Newsletter

Dear Friends,     The June Previews catalog has just arrived so as I read through it I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might interest you. These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in August of 2016. If there’s anything that you’d like please try» Read More… «

May 2016 Newsletter

Dear Friends,     The May Previews catalog has just arrived so as I read through it I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might interest you. These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in July of 2016. If there’s anything that you’d like please try» Read More… «

April 2016 Newsletter

Dear Friends,      The April Previews catalog arrived on March thirtieth so as I read through it I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might interest you. These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in June of 2016. If there’s anything that you’d» Read More… «

March 2016 Newsletter

Dear Friends,     The March Previews catalog is sitting on the desk at the shop as always, so as I read through it I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might interest you. These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in May of 2016. If» Read More… «

February 2016 Newsletter

Dear Friends,     The February Previews catalog is sitting on the desk at the shop as always, so as I read through it I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might interest you. These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in April of 2016. If» Read More… «

January 2016 Newsletter

Dear Friends,     The January Previews catalog is sitting on the desk at the shop as always, so as I read through it I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might interest you. These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in March of 2016. If» Read More… «

December 2015 Newsletter

Dear Friends,     The December Previews catalog is sitting on the desk at the shop as always, so as I read through it I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might interest you. These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in February of 2016. If» Read More… «

November 2015 Newsletter

Dear Friends,     The November Previews catalog is sitting on the desk at the shop as usual, so as I read through it I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might interest you. These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in January of 2016. If» Read More… «

October 2015 Newsletter

Dear Friends,     The October Previews catalog is not sitting on the desk at the shop as usual, as the monopolistic distributor that I do business with apparently forgot to ship them. Hopefully they’ll show up sometime in the next week but I’m not holding my breath. I’ve downloaded the order form in a digital format» Read More… «

September 2015 Newsletter

Dear Friends,     The September Previews catalog is sitting on the desk at the shop as always, available for your perusal when you stop by. Meanwhile I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might interest you.     These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in November» Read More… «

August 2015 Newsletter

Dear Friends,     The August Previews catalog is sitting on the desk at the shop as always, available for your perusal when you stop by. Meanwhile I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might interest you.     These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in October» Read More… «

July 2015 Newsletter

Dear Friends,     The July Previews catalog is sitting on the desk at the shop as always, available for your perusal when you stop by. Meanwhile I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might interest you.     These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in September» Read More… «

June 2015 Newsletter

Dear Friends,     The June Previews catalog is sitting on the desk at the shop as always, available for your perusal when you stop by. Meanwhile I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might interest you.     These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in August» Read More… «

May 2015 Newsletter

Dear Friends,     The May Previews catalog is sitting on the desk at the shop as always, available for your perusal when you stop by. Meanwhile I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might interest you.     These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in July» Read More… «

April 2015 Newsletter

Dear Friends,     The April Previews catalog is sitting on the desk at the shop as always, available for your perusal when you stop by (although Marvel missed their deadline and won’t have their catalog available until the seventh of April). Meanwhile I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think» Read More… «

March 2015 Newsletter

Dear Friends, The March Previews catalog is sitting on the desk at the shop as always, available for your perusal when you stop by. Meanwhile I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might interest you. These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in May» Read More… «

February 2015 Newsletter

Dear Friends,     The February Previews catalog is sitting on the desk at the shop as always, available for your perusal when you stop by. Meanwhile I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might interest you.     These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in April» Read More… «

January 2015 Newsletter

Dear Friends,     The January Previews catalog is sitting on the desk here, available for your perusal when you stop by. Meanwhile I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might interest you.     (Several customers purchase a copy of the Previews catalog each month through their subscriptions to read at» Read More… «

December 2014 Newsletter

Dear Friends,     The December Previews catalog is sitting on the desk here, available for your perusal when you stop by. Meanwhile I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might interest you.     These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in February of 2015. If there’s» Read More… «

November 2014 Newsletter

Dear Friends,     The November Previews catalog is sitting on the desk here, available for your perusal when you stop by. Meanwhile I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might interest you.     These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in January of 2015. If there’s» Read More… «

October 2014 Newsletter

Dear Friends,     The October Previews catalog is sitting on the desk here, available for your perusal when you stop by. Meanwhile I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might interest you.     These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in December. If there’s anything that» Read More… «

September 2014 Newsletter

Dear Friends,     The September Previews catalog is sitting on the desk here, available for your perusal when you stop by. Meanwhile I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might interest you.     These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in November. If there’s anything that» Read More… «

August 2014 Newsletter

Dear Friends,     The August Previews catalog is sitting on my desk, available for your perusal when you stop by. Meanwhile I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might interest you.     These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in October. If there’s anything that you’d» Read More… «

July 2014 Newsletter

Dear Friends,     The July Previews catalog is sitting on my desk, available for your perusal when you stop by. Meanwhile I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might interest you.     These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in September. If there’s anything that you’d» Read More… «

June 2014 Newsletter

Dear Friends,     The June Previews catalog is sitting on my desk, available for your perusal when you stop by. Meanwhile I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might interest you.     These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in August. If there’s anything that you’d» Read More… «

May 2014 Newsletter

Dear Friends,     The May Previews catalog is sitting on my desk, available for your perusal when you stop by. Meanwhile I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might hold interest for you.     These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in July. If there’s anything» Read More… «

April 2014 Newsletter

Dear Friends,     The April Previews catalog is sitting on my desk, available for your perusal when you stop by. Meanwhile I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might hold interest for you.     These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in June. If there’s anything» Read More… «

March 2014 Newsletter

Dear Friends,     The March Previews catalog is sitting on my desk, available for your perusal when you stop by. Meanwhile I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might hold interest for you. These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in May. If there’s anything» Read More… «

February 2014 Newletter

Dear Friends,             As always the February Previews catalog is sitting on my desk available for your perusal when you stop by. Meanwhile I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might hold interest for you. These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in April.» Read More… «

January 2014 Newsletter

  Dear Friends,                 It’s a new year and the first of January is the anniversary of my shop which I opened at the beginning of 2002; having worked at another comic shop for sixteen years prior to opening my own shop, I’ve now been selling comics in Tucson for thirty years.  That’s half of» Read More… «

December 2013 Newsletter

Dear Friends, The December Previews catalog is sitting on my desk available for your perusal when you stop by. Meanwhile I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might hold interest for you. These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in February. If there’s anything» Read More… «

November 2013 Newsletter

  Dear Friends, The November Previews catalog is sitting on my desk available for your perusal when you stop by. Meanwhile I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might hold interest for you. These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in January. If there’s» Read More… «

October 2013 Newsletter

  Dear Friends, The October Previews catalog has arrived and, as always it’s sitting on my desk available for your perusal when you stop by. Meanwhile I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might hold interest for you. These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin» Read More… «

September 2013 Newsletter

Dear Friends, The September Previews catalog has arrived and, as always it’s sitting on my desk available for your perusal when you stop by. Meanwhile I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might hold interest for you. These solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping» Read More… «

August 2013 Newsletter

    Dear Friends, The August Previews catalog arrived this past Wednesday and, as always it’s sitting on my desk available for your perusal when you stop by. Meanwhile I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might hold interest for you. These solicitations are for comics and products that will» Read More… «

July 2013 Newsletter

Dear Friends: The July Previews catalog has arrived and, as always it’s sitting on my desk available for your perusal when you stop by. Meanwhile I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might hold interest for you. The solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping» Read More… «

June 2013 Newsletter

Dear Friends: The June Previews catalog has arrived and, as always it’s sitting on my desk available for your perusal when you stop by. Meanwhile I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might hold interest for you. The solicitations are for comics and products that will begin shipping in August.» Read More… «

May 2013 Newsletter

  Dear Friends: The May Previews catalog has arrived and, as always it’s sitting on my desk available for your perusal when you stop in. Meanwhile I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might have interest for you. These are solicitations for comics and products shipping in July» Read More… «

April 2013 Newsletter

  Dear Friends: The April Previews catalog has arrived and, as always it’s sitting on my desk available for your perusal when you stop in. Meanwhile I will try to point out the new and notable items that I think might have interest for you. Some of the codes and abbreviations that I use are:» Read More… «

March 2013 Newsletter

    Dear Friends: As happened last month I just haven’t had the time to do the huge newsletter you’re used to (and I suspect it was TOO big anyway) so I’m going to go through the publishers and point out the new and noteworthy listings as best I can. Some of the codes and» Read More… «

February 2013 Newsletter

Dear Friends, What with moving to my new location and setting up the benefit for St Jude Children’s Research Hospital I’m sorry to say that I just don’t have the time for my regular long rambling newsletter this month. Also I wanted to let you know that I’m going to be out of town for» Read More… «

January 2013 Newsletter

Dear Friends: The new Previews catalog has arrived and features the comics and product due to begin arriving in March. If you see things that you like please let me know by the third week of the month so I can make sure to have it available for you. My web site features this and» Read More… «

December 2012 Newsletter

Dear Friends: The new Previews catalog has arrived and features the comics and product due to begin arriving in February. If you see things that you like please let me know by the third week of the month so I can make sure to have it available for you. I am very pleased to announce» Read More… «

November 2012 Newsletter

Dear Friends: The new Previews catalog has arrived and features the comics and product due to begin arriving in December and January. If you see things that you like please let me know by the third week of the month so I can make sure to have it available for you. I post comments and» Read More… «

October 2012 Newsletter

Dear Friends: The new Previews catalog has arrived and features the comics and product due to begin arriving in November and December. If you see things that you like please let me know by the third week of the month so I can make sure to have it available for you. I post comments and» Read More… «

September 2012 Newsletter

Dear Friends: The new Previews catalog has arrived and features the comics and product due to begin arriving in October and November. Some of the codes and abbreviations that I use are: HC (hard cover), TP (trade paperback), SC (soft cover), GN (graphic novel), MMPB (mass market paperback), AF (action figure) T/S (tee shirt) and ☼(an» Read More… «

August 2012 Newsletter

Dear Friends: The new Previews catalog has arrived and features the comics and product due to begin arriving in October. If you see things that you like please let me know by the third week of the month so I can make sure to have it available for you. Some of the codes and abbreviations» Read More… «

July 2012 Newsletter

Dear Friends: The new Previews catalog has arrived and features the comics and product due to begin arriving in August. If you see things that you like please let me know by the third week of the month so I can make sure to have it available for you. Some of the codes and abbreviations» Read More… «

June 2012 Newsletter

Dear Friends: The new Previews catalog arrived on the thirtieth of May and features the comics and product due to begin arriving in August. If you see things that you like please let me know by the third week of the month so I can make sure to have it available for you.

May 2012 Newsletter

Dear Friends: The new Previews catalog arrived on the second of May and features the comics and product due to begin arriving July. If you see things that you like please let me know by the third week of the month so I can make sure to have it available for you.

April 2012 Newsletter

Dear Friends: The April Previews catalog features listings for all of the comics and related products that will arrive in stores beginning in June. As usual I’ve read it cover to cover and, to spare you from doing the same I will again try to break the five hundred plus pages down to a hopefully» Read More… «

March 2012 Newsletter

Dear Friends: Here’s the monthly newsletter for March; most of the comics and merchandise I will discuss will begin arriving in May although I hope if you see anything that interests you that you’ll let me know my the third week of March so I can be sure to have enough time to fill your» Read More… «

February 2012 Newsletter

Dear Friends: The February Previews catalog features all of the comics and products scheduled to start arriving in April and I’m going to try and tell you about as much as I can about what’s coming and what looks interesting. When you see something intriguing please send me an email or give me a call» Read More… «

January 2012 Newsletter

Dear Friends: As much as we look forward to the holidays, don’t we all sigh in relief when it’s over? Well, maybe not the children. Anyway, it’s a new year and I hope that it’s better than the last one for us all. The January 2012 Previews catalog has arrived and lists all the comics» Read More… «

December 2011 Newsletter

Dear Friends: The December Previews catalog showcases the comics and products scheduled to arrive in February of 2012 and I’ve read the whole thing so that you don’t have to, although I do encourage you to at least take a look through it next time you stop by the shop to pick up your orders.» Read More… «

November 2012 Newsletter

Dear Friends: I’ve finished reading the November Previews catalog which features the comics and related products scheduled to begin shipping in January 2012. If you see anything that you’d like please try to let me know by November eighteenth. First, as usual, I’m going to list the top writers and let you know what books» Read More… «

October 2011 Newsletter

Dear Friends: A bit late this month, I’m sorry, here’s the October newsletter. I’m going to try to tell you about all of the new comics that will be arriving in December of 2011, so here we go. Here’s a list of the most prolific writers and what they’re creating for our entertainment.

September 2011 Newsletter

Dear Friends: The September Previews catalog features comics and product which will begin arriving in November and to begin telling you of all the things offered I’m going to list the most prolific writers in the industry and tell you what they’re working on now. If you have a favorite title you may wish to» Read More… «