Current Version:
ComicBase 2017 (v19.4.1)
Last content update on:
12/14/2018 4:43:59 PM

Titles: 56,601
Issues: 854,051
Publishers: 6,445

Total value of comics listed: $27,813,790.00


  • Information and actual market pricing for over 850,000 comics—virtually every English-language comic published since 1878. Foreign comics too!
  • Expanded support for digital comics, as well as linking movie trailers and other digital media
  • New: No-limits searching lets you find and work with any size collection or results set.
  • Improved: Saves whole runs of barcode-entered comics up to 40X faster than before (Pro, Archive Editions)
  • New: Find > My Comics gives you one-click access to your whole collection.
  • New: Allows you to automatically compress backup files to save up to 80% of their disk space.
  • Weekly price updates based on actual market prices—not just a price guide.
  • Weekly issue and title updates to keep your collection up to date with new and upcoming releases.
  • Mobile “My Comics” feature lets you view your collection and add new purchases wherever you are, on almost any smart device--including iPad, iPhone, Android, or Windows mobile phones and tablets! (*Pro and Archive editions)
  • Over 600,000 full-color covers on 4 DVDs + real-time cover downloading for Archive Edition users. A crucial aid to variant identification, as well as an amazing visual reference to the world of comics.
  • New: 4K themes and support for Ultra-HD monitors and graphics. Blu-Ray Archive Edition now ships with tens of thousands of cover images in full 4K format
  • Integrates with Atomic Avenue to let you locate hard-to-find comics; also sell comics only with your own online store!
  • Compatible with Windows 7 and later, including Windows 10


These great folks are making ComicBase even better by sending in new information and pictures using the Submit New or Corrected Data command under the Internet menu of ComicBase 10.0.7 (or later). You can help too! Get one point for each new picture submitted, or correction/addition accepted.

#Name Pts.
1. Frank Colasurdo 583,242
2. Robert Wood 306,804
3. Barry John Shepherd 201,622
4. Moshe Leimberg 133,965
5. Douglas W. McCratic 69,840
7. Steven L. Dasinger 46,956
8. Corey M. Dvorkin 43,037
9. Lyle Brown 39,151
10. Corey E. Ayres 37,137

The Huge ComicBase Holiday Sale is On!

It's the legendary ComicBase Holiday Sale! Our biggest savings of the year on everything we sell--you can even upgrade to the $299.95 ComicBase Archive Edition for as little as $99.95! ($149.95 from ComicBase Express). It's the perfect Christmas gift for the serious comic book fan!

Hot Off The Presses: The Q4 Blu-Ray Update with 611,000+ Comic Covers!

Our top-of-the-line ComicBase Blu-Ray Archive Edition includes our entire art library of comic covers at their highest possible quality--and also comes with quarterly updates shipped out on 50GB Blu-Ray Disc.

We just released the latest update, featuring the brand new Director's Cut version of the program, as well as the covers to over 611,000 comics--with an ever-increasing percentage at full 4K resolution. If you're a Blu-Ray Archive Edition subscriber, watch your mail: the quarterly updates just hit the post office and should be arriving in the next few days!

ComicBase 2017 Director's Cut Arrives

Just Released! The new ComicBase 2017 "Director's Cut" Editions!

This brand new pressing features over 180,000 new comic listings, an Archive Edition with over 150,000 new comic covers, expanded Windows 10 and 4K monitor support, as well as greatly improved database management and recovery capabilities. It also includes a fully updated database with over 1 million price and content updates since ComicBase 2017's initial release. 

Available now as a free update for registered ComicBase 2017 users with a current update subscription. Check out the link above to grab the appropriate updater, or renew your subscription to get your copy today.

ComicBase Newsflash:

Introducing ComicBase 19.3, plus Our 600,000 cover!

More information about the newly released ComicBase 19.3, as well as ComicBase Archive Edition adding its 600,000th cover image

ComicBase 2017 v19.3 Released

The new updater brings numerous improvements to Sidekick's performance and stability, adds Grading Notes and Lock Price import, and introduces a modernized server architecture for processing update information. Grab it now in our Updates section and let us know what you think.

Note: If you've installed any previous ComicBase 2017 updaters, you'll want to use the Add & Remove Programs control panel to uninstall them before installing this update--this won't affect your data.

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“Caps for Comic Software” Discounts for Active Duty Military Personnel

As a way of saying “Thanks!” to our active duty military personnel, we’re reprising our famous “Caps for Comic Software’ program. Basically, you send us a cap (or coin) from your unit, and we’ll give you a massive discount on ComicBase. (Heck, if you folks are willing to lay it on the line, the least we can do is help you keep your comics in order!)

Drop us a line at and we’ll get you hooked up.