Wolverine – Adamantium Collection vs. Omnibus

The Wolverine DVD hits this week and what a better way to showcase Hugh Jackman’s 7th portrayal of our favorite mutant by taking a look at the characters Best Of and Chronological collected editions. You’ll notice that several comics are collected across many different volumes. Personally, I like to have Marvel do a second printing…

CCL Podcast #370 – How Big Can It Get?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Collected Comics Library Podcast #370 33.9Mb; 35m 19s There’s been this trend over the past year or so: the big collected editions are getting even bigger. At one point Marvel maxed out at their Omnibus line but that has been given way to the Adamantium Collections (Wolverine and…

CCL Podcast Special – Licensed Comics

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Once again I was invited to a roundtable discussion with Andy and Derek from Comics Alternative Podcast and John Mayo from Comic Book Page podcast. In this special, we discuss licensed comics – everything from Star Wars, Star Trek and ROM, Transformers and even My Little Pony. Do…

6 Collected Editions Worthy Of Your Attention #43

Is there one book that is a “must have” collected edition that came out this week? My friends Andy Tom (@AndrewJTom), Chris Campbell (@ChrisCampbell8), Marc Diefenderfer (@Dief88), Shane Hannafey, Adam Besenyodi (@adambesenyodi), Joey Nazzari (@CaptDS9E), Wallace Ryan (@ReverendLove) Chris Partin (@ChrisPartin) and I (@ChrisCCL) are sharing some comic book collected editions, reprints and/or graphic novels…