Current Version:
ComicBase 2017 (v19.0.8)
Last content update on:
6/22/2017 4:22:59 PM

Titles: 51,540
Issues: 808,505
Publishers: 5,931

Total value of comics listed: $29,239,376.00


  • Information and actual market pricing for over 800,000 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 550,000 full-color covers on 3 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 531,690
2. Robert Wood 306,616
3. Barry John Shepherd 201,564
4. Moshe Leimberg 132,574
5. Douglas W. McCratic 64,844
7. Steven L. Dasinger 46,765
8. Corey M. Dvorkin 42,808
9. Corey E. Ayres 37,137
10. Lyle Brown 36,875

Big Behind-the-Scenes Updates for the Site!

Our minions just completed a huge job reworking the guts of both and Along with a host of cosmetic and performance improvements, we've greatly modernized our accounts system, allowing for longer passwords or even pass phrases (if you're into that sort of thing)--or just login with Facebook if you like to keep things simple.  Give it a try, and let us know what you think at!

Another Milestone

ComicBase Passes 800,000 Issues!

Thanks to the amazing efforts of our editors and contributions from customers, we've just passed the epic 800,000 issue mark!

A huge "Thanks!" to all our customers from around the world who contributed information via ComicBase's Submit New or Corrected Data command. You folks rock! And we can't tell you how much we appreciate your helping us make ComicBase better than ever!

ComicBase 2017 v19.0.9 RC3 Improves Dymo label, foreign currency support, as well as a host of other improvements

ComicBase 2017 v19.0.9 (RC3) is now out and available for download under the Betas and Testing updates section of the website. The latest release candidate improves German and foreign currency support, improves the quality of comic ID and price labels when printed on Dymo LabelWriters, super-charges the File Tools to better deal with extremely large databases, improves the way Finds work with large result sets, improves the way "Wanted" comics are handled on Collection and other reports, and does a better job of handling the change log when downloading content updates containing a large amount of new information (like the ones we've been seeing so very frequently!). Check it out and let us know what you think at

ComicBase Newsflash

Crunching the Numbers on Variants; New Blu-Ray Update

Are variants getting totally out of control? We ran the numbers and confront the terrifying truth in our latest ComicBase Newsflash. Also: The Q1 Blu-Ray Updates are Shipping!

Pro Tips for Shipping Comics

One of the best features in ComicBase is that it make it really easy to sell your comics on Atomic Avenue. But once those orders start rolling in, it’ll be up to you to pack your books so that they get to their new home in the same condition they left yours. With this video, we show off some helpful tips to make the shipping process a breeze.

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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.