THE COMIC CODE – Volume #

Getting into reading and collecting comics can seem difficult to the newcomer.  Comic fans and companies have a jargon that is used all the time, even in comic book titles, that new fans may find confusing.  A “Comic Code.”

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In comics volume can usually mean one of two basic things:

  1. A way to tell the difference between two comic series with the same (or similar) title.
  2. A system of numbering for collected editions.

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FIRST ISSUES – November 2014

Getting into comics can seem difficult to the newcomer.  Here are some starting points.

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The following is a list of first issues, one shots and stepping on points to be released in November 2014.  Schedules change and they may not all be released in November (or sometimes at all).  While first issues are more likely to be new reader friendly, that is not always the case and no guarantees are made.

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