This past December Cosmic Comics owner Mark Friedman left the comics retail game, passing the torch and selling his business.  Here he talks about that decision. Cosmic Comics Owner Talks About Leaving Comics Retail from The Comic Archive on Vimeo.

Over the 18 years he’s spent running Cosmic Comics in Manhattan Mark Friedman has learned a few things about trends. And here he talks about the digital distribution and what he sees in the future. Cosmic Comics Owner Talks Digital vs Print Distribution from The Comic Archive on Vimeo.

Denny O’Neil was editor for the Batman comics when Knightfall, the story where Batman’s back was broken, took the Batman line over for a year. Here he talks about the mega-event and about the genesis and execution of Knightfall. Denny O’Neil Talks Knightfall and Mega-Events in Comics from The Comic Archive on Vimeo.

Having written comics for over forty years, scripting over a thousand issues, Denny O’Neil has seen his fair share of scripts pass his desk. He talks about the tools he has used over the years and how that has effected his writing process. Denny O’Neil Compares Writing on Typewriters and Computers from The Comic Archive […]

This december saw the torch passed on my favorite NYC comic shop, Cosmic Comics on 23rd street. Before the shop closed I sat down with owner Mark Friedman to talk about the shop. Here he talks about how it was starting the shop and why he did it. How Cosmic Comics in NYC Came To […]