Category Archives: Back Issue Comics!

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 6/1/18

A lot of nice collections have come in over the past week or so. Here you’ll find just a small representation of some of our recent arrivals — the very tip of a very collectible iceberg…   Amazing Spider-Man #300, first appearance of Venom, CBCS Verified Signature 9.4 (Near Mint) signed by Todd McFarlane, $850. […]

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 5/25/18

Well, with a new Star Wars movie premiering this week, I would ordinarily theme my weekly post around said movie franchise — problem being I’m picked clean for Star Wars keys at the moment so … Marvel keys? X-Men #12, first appearance of Juggernaut, CGC 9.0 (Very Fine/Near Mint), $2,000.  


Friday, May 25th through Sunday, May 27th from open to close The latest entry to the Star Wars saga, “Solo: a Star Wars Story” opens in theaters everywhere, Friday, May 25th, and EC will get you prepared like no one else!!! SAVE BIG, ALL WEEKEND LONG, on your favorite Star Wars characters and merchandise!!! On […]

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 5/18/18

Everybody ready for some sweet Deadpool cinematic sequel action? Good! Everybody also ready for some sweet Deadpool back issue action? Even better!   New Mutants #98, first appearance of Deadpool, Fine Plus (6.5), $200.  

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 5/11/18

Hola chicos and chicas! This week we have two Marvel books that I’m quite certain I’ve featured in this column at least a few times in the past, and two DC books that I’m pretty sure I’ve never mentioned in Jabber ever before. Notice the price difference between the two that I’ve featured before and […]

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 5/4/18

Everybody’s seen Infinity War by now, right? That part where Thanos stomped Forbush Man to death and then tossed his saucepan helmet into outer space — tragic … so heartbreaking … I was sobbing so loudly in the theater that I had to excuse myself until I regained my composure.   New Teen Titans #2, […]

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 4/27/18

Welcome to the Jabber, folks! This week we have a continuation of last week’s theme. We’re going to call this “DC Keys That Are Sure To Please … REDUX!”   Detective Comics #140, first appearance of The Riddler, CGC 3.0 (Very Good/Good), $4,600.     Batman #181, first appearance of Poison Ivy, CGC 7.0 (Very […]

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 4/20/18

Got a few affordable DC keys for you this week, folks! Keys priced for any budget! Come pick up a dozen or so!   Batman : Vengeance of Bane #1, first appearance of Bane, Very Fine/Fine (7.0), $50.  

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 4/13/18

Have you seen the trailer for the Teen Titans Go movie? Super cute and super funny. I sure wish I was a cartoon — then I could be super cute and super funny too. As things are now, I’m just funny looking and mildly amusing … sometimes….   DC Comics Presents #26, first appearance of […]

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 4/5/18

I’m sure we’ve all seen the photos from the set of the Captain Marvel movie. Don’t hate on the green costume. Remember, when Captain Marvel was first published by Marvel he wore a green costume. Observe… Marvel Super-Heroes #12, first appearance of Mar-Vell, CGC 8.0 (Very Fine), $400.  

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 3/29/18

We have some nice mid-grade keys for you this week folks. Excellent starter/reader copies here. Sure, we’d all like a 9.8 copy of these books, but a 4.5 copy is better than no copy, right?   New Mutants #98, first appearance of Deadpool, Fine Minus (5.5), $200.     Marvel Graphic Novel #4, first appearance […]

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 3/23/18

Can you feel the anticipation building for Infinity War? This is going to be a big one folks, so make sure to stock up on Thanos keys. Best to buy them now before they get even more expensive…   Iron Man #55, first appearance of Thanos, CBCS Verified Signature Series 7.0 (Very Fine/Fine), signed by […]

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 3/16/18

This week we have a mixed bag of Marvel keys for your consideration. Feel free to peruse them at your convenience, and do by all means let us know if you’d be interested in purchasing any of these lovely illustrated periodicals.   Incredible Hulk #180, first cameo appearance of Wolverine, CGC 8.0 (Very Fine), $550. […]

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 3/7/18

Well, hello there! Here are a few nice “we only have one copy of this in the store” type books for your consideration…   Batman #251, classic Neal Adams Joker story, CGC 8.0 (Very Fine), $600.  

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 3/2/18

So MANY Venoms these days. Venoms everywhere! Especially on variant covers of Marvel books, but I wouldn’t be surprised if he ended up appearing on the covers of DC books soon. They’ll have some Venomizied version of … AMBUSH BUG! I’d by that book! Venom Bug? Ambush Bug-…om..?   Batman #189, first Silver Age appearance […]

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 2/23/18

BLACK PANTHER! NOW IN THEATERS! WATCH! ENJOY! BUY RELATED COMICS!   Fantastic Four #52, first appearance of Black Panther, CGC 8.5 (Very Fine Plus), $2,000.  

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 2/14/18

Please check out these cool Punisher comics! Punisher is cool, right? He has his own Netflix show, a whole mess of movies. All of these cinematic interpretations indicate, to me at least, that Punisher is quite popular and if high school taught us anything it’s that the popular kids are always pretty cool. However, much […]


Saturday, February 10th from 11am to 6pm*** It’s time once again for an EC favorite!!! Our Yard Sale is back, and we’ve got lots of new additions for you to pick up, at prices that are sure to make you smile! Shop our outdoor display of DEEP, DEEP DISCOUNTS on… BACK ISSUE COMICS! BOOKS! TOYS! GAMES! […]

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 2/2/18

We have a lovely batch of signed books for you to peruse this week; each book certified by either a professional grading outfit or by professional issuers of wee slips of paper giving their word that the signatures on the book in question are one hundred percent authentic. Buy with confidence, these are bonafide aut-o-graphs! […]

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 1/26/18

Hey-hey! For those of you reading the current Phoenix Resurrection miniseries who were wondering how the poor woman died in the first place, this week we have a copy of X-Men #137 featuring the first Death of Jean Grey story. Although to be honest, X-men #137 is the FIRST but not the MOST RECENT time […]