Welcome to the Grand Comics Database!
This is the BETA site.
If you have no particular reason to visit our BETA site, you probably want to use the real site.
We're a nonprofit, Internet-based organization of international volunteers dedicated to building a database covering all printed comics throughout the world, and we're glad you're here! Give our search form a try, or take a look at the menu to the left to see how you can help us improve the site.
450,000 covers uploaded!
Check out the cover which is from Pocket Chiller Library #9 (Thorpe & Porter, 1971 Series), a series from the United Kingdom.
Take a look at our international statistics to see what else the GCD's been up to.
GCD Comics Timeline
New Features for May 2013!We now only use genres from our official genre list.
How to help ?There are several ways in which you can help us to improve our site and its content.
- You can provide missing data, update existing data, or upload cover scans. Just register an account with us, and you can start contributing.
- Donate for our ongoing costs, e.g. the server infrastructure. We are a non-profit organization and any funds will be used f or our goal of documenting and indexing all comics.
- We need volunteer web designers and programmers! Please contact the
gcd-tech group or visit our te
chnical documentation if you
can help with any of these roles:
- Python / Django programming
- Solr search server
- Web Services API
- Database Performance (MySQL)
- Flashback #38 (DynaPubs Enterprises)
- Crisis on Multiple Earths #5 (DC)
- Edgar Rice Burroughs' Tarzan: The Jesse Marsh Years #9 (Dark Horse)
- Crazy Magazine #13 (Marvel)
- Gigant #3/1979 (Semic)
4,825 indicia publishers
52,270 variant issues
241,708 issue indexes