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Latest fanzines from the Steve Ogden Collection

Some of you know fanzine publisher/collector Steve Ogden passed recently. Per his wishes, I’ve been listing his massive collection on eBay which includes comic fanzines, sf fanzines, mini-comics, underground comix, comic books and more. Here are the current auctions and there are many, many more on the way. Please add me as a favorite seller…

Steven Ogden has left us.

My friend, longtime fan, author, fanzine publisher and comics researcher Steven Ogden died on March 1st, 2019 after a lengthy battle with leukemia and everything that goes along with its treatment. Steve – along with his wife, Vicki – published fanzines and mini-comics through Spotted Zebra Press/New Spotted Zebra Press since the ’80s (or perhaps…

PEDANTIC STAN, new mini-comic by John Freeman and Lew Stringer

From Lew Stringer: The London Film and Comic Con is this weekend, I’m one of the many comics guests who’ll be there… and I’m bringing along a new comic featuring a character from the past. “Pedantic Stan, The Comics Fan” was created by John Freeman and myself back in 1990 and appeared in the comics…

Mail Call: MINIS, DIGESTS, ETC. #9 by Scott Davis

Scott Davis has another new issue out of his “Iterative Reference Guide” to small press comics published since Jay Kennedy’s Newave Comix Price Guide. 32 pages of listings plus full-color cover scans scattered throughout. It’s a bit like the Mini-Comic and Fanzine Database (in fact, we’ve collaborated on both projects) but in print form. Definitely…

Mail Call: YOUR DEAD COMICS 2017 by Wayne Gibson

Wayne Gibson draws portraits of famous people who passed on in the past year. This issue’s got Charles Manson, Adam West, Paul O’Neill, Don Rickles, John Geils, Chuck Barris, Stephen Furst, Monty Hall, Chris Cornell, Jay Thomas, Michael Parks, Roger Moore, Don Williams, George A. Romero, Jerry Lewis, Tobe Hooper, Gregg Allman, Bill Dana, Harry…