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Janzeke Khan
09-06-2002, 01:23 PM
Ok I have a few SW Comics, But what is a TPB comic. I figure it a multi issue comic in one, but is there any other diffrence.

El Chuxter
09-06-2002, 02:48 PM
You're exactly right. :) TPB stands for trade paperback.

Darth Evil
09-06-2002, 02:55 PM
And they're really expensive. Well, they are here at least...

Janzeke Khan
09-06-2002, 02:59 PM
So The Jango Fett Open Sesson TPB will have all the excact pages of the issue by issue comic?

Eternal Padawan
09-06-2002, 05:21 PM
Except the ads. :)




ROLLO!

El Chuxter
09-06-2002, 05:42 PM
Also, some TPBs have prelimary sketches or also reprint a freebie or promotional one-shot. (One of the Rogue Squadron TPBs reprints a Kelloggs giveaway, and a Boba Fett TPB reprints a Wizard promo comic.)

Bel-Cam Jos
09-06-2002, 07:59 PM
You also get the new cover for the TPB itself. They often include the covers from the separate issues inside, plus the cost is often less. Also, a six-issue ($2.95 each) for $17.95 saves you, uh, negative $.25. D'oh! Stupid non-math brain! :p :crazed:

Janzeke Khan
09-07-2002, 03:22 PM
lol ok thanks