Tag: The Comic Bug


by Daniel Pickett
September 30, 2014
Since it IS National Podcast day, I thought I would also post about recent podcast appearance I did with the good people at the “Drinking with Comics” podcast.   This was recorded about 2 weeks ago up the street at my local comic shop “The Comic Bug.”    I had a GREAT time talking with Mike and…


by Daniel Pickett
May 2, 2014
The weekend, for Free Comic Book Day, Mattel has 2 of their upcoming San Diego Comic Con exclusives on display at The Comic Bug in Manhattan Beach, Ca.   This is the 3rd or 4th year in a row they have done this sort of reveal display for Free Comic Book Day.   The Comic…


by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2013
For the past several years, after they make their inital Comic Con exclusive announcements they put them on display at The Comic Bug in Manhattan Beach, Ca for Free Comic Book Day.  Since that comic shop is a few blocks away from my house I was able to swing by and get some more detailed…


by Daniel Pickett
May 5, 2012
For the past two years Mattel has loaned out a set of their Comic Con exclusives for that year to the closest comic book shop  to their headquarters for Free Comic Book Day.   The Comic Bug in Manhattan Beach, Ca is the lucky recipient of this preview. This year they are displaying: – MOTUC Vykron…