Comic Book Ontology

A metadata vocabulary for describing comic books and comic book collections.


http://comicmeta.org/cbo
https://github.com/comicmeta/ComicBookOntology
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Sean Petiya
0.14.2
2017-03-08
Creative Commons License

Abstract

The Comic Book Ontology is a metadata vocabulary for describing comic books and comic book collections. It is a work in progress and part of a larger research project exploring the organization and description of data about comic books.

Table of Contents

  1. Overview
    1. Classes
    2. Properties
  2. Index
    1. Class Index
    2. Property Index

Overview

Classes

Agent

A person, organization, or intelligence in a comic universe.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Agent
Status unstable
Subclasses Character, Team
Superclasses Thing

Artwork

Original comic artwork.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Artwork
Status unstable
Superclasses Item, schema:IndividualProduct
Properties artworkOf

Balloon

A word balloon containing dialogue or thought.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Balloon
Status unstable
Superclasses Sequence

Binding

A binding method or material used to bind the pages of a comic.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Binding
Status unstable
Superclasses Material
Individuals Hardcover, PerfectBound, SaddleStitched, SewnBound, Softcover, Squarebound

Box

A box that contains comic books.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Box
Status unstable
Superclasses Container

Building

A building in a comic universe.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Building
Status unstable
Superclasses Object

Caption

A caption containing narration.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Caption
Status unstable
Superclasses Sequence

Character

A comic character.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Character
Status unstable
Superclasses Agent

Collection

A collection of comic books and related resources.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Collection
Status unstable
Subclasses Pedigree
Superclasses Collection
Properties box, item, owner

Collector

A comic book collector.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Collector
Status unstable
Superclasses schema:Person
Properties collection

Comic Age

A period of comic book history.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/ComicAge
Status unstable
Superclasses schema:Intangible
Individuals BronzeAge, GoldenAge, ModernAge, SilverAge

Comic Universe

A comic universe.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/ComicUniverse
Status unstable
Subclasses Thing
Superclasses schema:CreativeWork
Properties creator, universeOf

Condition

A physical condition describing an object.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Condition
Status unstable
Superclasses PhysicalAttribute
Individuals FN, FN-, FN_VF, FR, FR_GD, Fair, Fine, GD, GD-, GD_VG, GM, Good, MT, Mint, NM, NM-, NM_MT, NearMint, PR, Poor, VF, VF-, VF_NM, VG, VG-, VG_FN, VeryFine, VeryGood, FN+, GD+, NM+, VF+, VG+

Container

An object containing comic books.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Container
Status unstable
Subclasses Box
Superclasses PhysicalObject
Properties contains

Contributor

An agent contributing to the creation of a comic work.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Contributor
Status unstable
Superclasses schema:Person
Properties role

Copy

A copy of a comic issue.

Costume

A comic character's costume.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Costume
Status unstable
Superclasses Object

Creator

An agent primarily responsible for the creation of a comic work.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Creator
Status unstable
Superclasses schema:Person

Distributor

An agent responsible for the distribution of a comic publication.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Distributor
Status unstable
Superclasses schema:Organization

Document

A document composed of the pages in a comic publication.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Document
Status unstable
Subclasses Page
Superclasses Comic
Properties page, pageCount

Edition

An edition of a comic issue.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Edition
Status unstable
Superclasses schema:Intangible
Individuals Direct, Limited, Newsstand, Subscription

Event

An event in a comic universe.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Event
Status unstable
Superclasses Thing

Format

A format in which a comic is embodied.

Frequency

A frequency with which a comic is published.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Frequency
Status unstable
Superclasses schema:Intangible
Individuals Annual, BiMonthly, BiWeekly, Monthly, OneShot, SemiMonthly, Weekly

Genre

A comics genre.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Genre
Status unstable
Superclasses schema:Intangible
Individuals Adult, Comix, Crime, FunnyAnimal, Horror, Romance, ScienceFiction, SuperHero, War, Western

Grade

A grade assigned to a comic item that represents a summary of its condition.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Grade
Status unstable
Superclasses schema:Intangible
Individuals 0.5, 1.0, 1.5, 1.8, 10.0, 2.0, 2.5, 3.0, 3.5, 4.0, 4.5, 5.0, 5.5, 6.0, 6.5, 7.0, 7.5, 8.0, 8.5, 9.0, 9.2, 9.4, 9.6, 9.8, 9.9

Guarantor

An organization that guarantees the stated condition of a comic book.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Guarantor
Status unstable
Superclasses schema:Organization

Imprint

An imprint or tradename of a comic publisher.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Imprint
Status unstable
Superclasses Publisher
Properties imprintOf, imprintName

Item

A physical or digital item.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Item
Status unstable
Subclasses Artwork, Copy
Properties itemOf, owner, purchasePrice, salePrice

Library

A physical or digital library containing a collection of comic resources.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Library
Status unstable
Superclasses schema:Organization

Location

A location in a comic universe.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Location
Status unstable
Subclasses Planet
Superclasses Thing

Material

A material or medium of which an object is composed.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Material
Status unstable
Subclasses Binding, Paper, Plastic
Superclasses PhysicalAttribute

Museum

A physical or digital museum exhibiting a collection of comic resources.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Museum
Status unstable
Superclasses schema:Organization

Object

An object in a comic universe.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Object
Status unstable
Subclasses Building, Costume, Vehicle
Superclasses Thing

Page

One or more pages in a comic document.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Page
Status unstable
Superclasses Document
Properties artwork, pageType, sequence, pageNumber

Page Type

A type of page appearing in a comic document.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/PageType
Status unstable
Superclasses schema:Intangible
Individuals CoverPage, LettersPage, SplashPage, Spread

Panel

A visual frame containing part of a sequence.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Panel
Status unstable
Superclasses Sequence
Properties balloon, caption

Paper

A paper stock on which a comic is printed.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Paper
Status unstable
Superclasses Material
Individuals Glossy, Newsprint

Pedigree

An exceptional original owner collection of high quality, vintage comic books often containing copies that are considered exemplars of key issues.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Pedigree
Status unstable
Superclasses Collection

Attribute

An physical attribute or property of an item.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/PhysicalAttribute
Status unstable
Subclasses Condition, Material, Quality, State

Planet

A planetary body in a comic universe.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Planet
Status unstable
Superclasses Location

Plastic

A plastic of which a supply item is composed.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Plastic
Status unstable
Superclasses Material
Individuals Mylar, Polyethylene, Polypropylene, Polystyrene

Publication

A comics publication.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Publication
Status unstable
Subclasses Issue, Series, Volume
Superclasses Comic
Properties distributedBy, format, rating, diamondCode, distributorCode, endDate, startDate, upc

Publisher

An agent responsible for the publication of a comic.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Publisher
Status unstable
Subclasses Imprint
Superclasses schema:Organization
Properties imprint, publisherName

Quality

A distinctive quality belonging to an object.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Quality
Status unstable
Superclasses PhysicalAttribute
Individuals AcidFree, AntiStatic, Archival

Role

A creative role in the production of a comic work.

Sequence

A visual sequence of juxtaposed panels and pictorial elements.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Sequence
Status unstable
Subclasses Balloon, Caption, Panel
Superclasses Comic
Properties panel

Series

A comic publication containing one or more volumes and issues.

State

A physical state describing an object.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/State
Status unstable
Superclasses PhysicalAttribute
Individuals Bagged, Boarded, Bound, Encapsulated, Pressed, Raw, Slabbed, Trimmed

Story

A comic story.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Story
Status unstable
Superclasses Comic
Properties storyArc, storyOf, subject, pageCount, storyTitle, synopsis

Team

A group of comic characters.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Team
Status unstable
Superclasses Agent

Thing

A thing in a comic universe.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Thing
Status unstable
Subclasses Agent, Event, Location, Object
Superclasses ComicUniverse
Properties universe

Vehicle

A vehicle in a comic universe.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/Vehicle
Status unstable
Superclasses Object

Volume

A single issue or group of issues published in a comic series.

Properties

adaptation

Links a comic to an adaptation.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/adaptation
Status unstable
Superproperties dcterms:hasVersion
Domain Comic

adaptation of

Links a work to the comic work it is an adaptation of.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/adaptationOf
Status unstable
Superproperties dcterms:isVersionOf
Range Comic
Domain Comic

appearance

Describes the appearance of a comic universe element within a comic work.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/appearance
Status unstable
Subproperties character, object, team
Range Thing
Domain Comic

artist

Associates an artist with a comic work.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/artist
Status unstable
Subproperties coverArtist
Superproperties contributor
Range Contributor
Domain Comic

artwork

Links a comic page to its original artwork.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/artwork
Status unstable
Range Artwork
Domain Page

artwork of

Links orginal comic artwork to a page.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/artworkOf
Status unstable
Range Page
Domain Artwork

artwork type

Describes the artwork type of one or more pages of comic art.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/artworkType
Status unstable

attribute

Describes a physical attribute of a comic item.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/attribute
Status unstable
Subproperties bagged, boarded, encased
Range PhysicalAttribute

bagged

Describes the bag in which a comic is contained.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/bagged
Status unstable
Superproperties attribute
Range Material
Domain Copy

balloon

Links a panel to a word balloon.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/balloon
Superproperties sequence
Range Balloon
Domain Panel

binding

Describes the binding of a comic issue.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/binding
Status unstable
Superproperties material
Range Binding
Domain Issue

boarded

Describes the backing board of a comic.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/boarded
Status unstable
Superproperties attribute
Range Material
Domain Copy

box

Associates a box with a comic book collection.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/box
Status unstable
Superproperties dcterms:hasPart
Range Box
Domain Collection

cameo

Describes a cameo appearance by a comic character in a comic work.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/cameo
Status unstable
Superproperties character
Range Character
Domain Comic

caption

Links a panel to a caption.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/caption
Status unstable
Superproperties sequence
Range Caption
Domain Panel

character

Describes the appearance of a comic character in a comic work.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/character
Status unstable
Subproperties cameo
Superproperties appearance
Range Character
Domain Comic

collected in

Links a comic work to another work that reprints it as part of a comprehensive collection of reprinted material.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/collectedIn
Status unstable
Superproperties reprintedIn
Range Issue
Domain Issue

collection

Links a collector to a collection.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/collection
Status unstable
Range Collection
Domain Collector

collects

Links a comic issue to another work that reprints it as part of a comprehensive collection of reprinted material.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/collects
Status unstable
Superproperties reprints, dcterms:hasPart
Range Issue
Domain Issue

colorist

Associates a colorist with a comic work.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/colorist
Status unstable
Superproperties contributor
Range Contributor
Domain Comic

comic age

Associates a comic with an era of comic book history.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/comicAge
Status unstable
Range ComicAge
Domain Comic

condition

Describes the physical condition of a comic item.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/condition
Status unstable
Range Condition
Domain Copy

contains

Describes the contents of a box of comics.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/contains
Status unstable
Range Copy
Domain Container

contributor

Associates a contributor with a comic work.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/contributor
Status unstable
Subproperties artist, colorist, editor, inker, letterer, penciller, plotter, writer
Superproperties schema:contributor
Range Contributor
Domain Comic

copy

Links a comic issue to a specific copy.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/copy
Status unstable
Range Copy
Domain Issue

copy of

Links a specific copy to a comic issue.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/copyOf
Status unstable
Range Issue
Domain Copy

copy state

Describes the physical state of a copy of a comic issue.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/copyState
Status unstable
Range State
Domain Copy

country

Links a comic series to its country of origin.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/country
Status unstable
Domain Series

cover art

Describes the cover art of a comic issue.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/coverArt
Status unstable
Range Page
Domain Issue

cover artist

Associates an artist with cover artwork for a comic.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/coverArtist
Status unstable
Superproperties artist
Range Contributor
Domain Comic

creator

Associates a creator with a comic work.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/creator
Status unstable
Superproperties schema:creator
Range Creator
Domain Comic, ComicUniverse

distributed by

Links a comic series to a distributor.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/distributedBy
Status unstable
Range Distributor
Domain Publication

edition

Describes the edition of a comic issue.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/edition
Status unstable
Range Edition
Domain Issue

editor

Associates an editor with a comic work.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/editor
Status unstable
Superproperties contributor
Range Contributor
Domain Comic

encased

Describes the case in which a comic is encapsulated.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/encased
Status unstable
Superproperties attribute
Range Material
Domain Copy

event

Describes a comic universe event depicted in a comic work.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/event
Status unstable
Range Event
Domain Comic

format

Describes the format of a comic work.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/format
Status unstable
Range Format
Domain Publication

genre

Describes the genre of a comic work.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/genre
Status unstable
Range Genre
Domain Comic

grade

Describes the grade assigned to a comic item by a guarantor.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/grade
Status unstable
Range Grade
Domain Copy

guaranteed by

Links a graded copy of a comic issue to a guarantor.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/guaranteedBy
Status unstable
Range Guarantor
Domain Copy

imprint

Associates a comic publisher with an imprint.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/imprint
Status unstable
Range Imprint
Domain Publisher

imprint of

Associates an imprint with a comic publisher.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/imprintOf
Status unstable
Range Publisher
Domain Imprint

in box

Links a comic item to a box.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/inBox
Status unstable
Range Box
Domain Copy

inker

Associates an inker with a comic work.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/inker
Status unstable
Superproperties contributor
Range Contributor
Domain Comic

issue

Links a volume of comics to an issue.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/issue
Status unstable
Superproperties dcterms:hasPart
Range Issue
Domain Volume

item

Links a comic book collection to an item.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/item
Status unstable
Superproperties dcterms:hasPart
Range Item
Domain Collection

item of

Links an item to a comic book collection.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/itemOf
Status unstable
Superproperties dcterms:isPartOf
Range Collection
Domain Item

language

Decribes the language of a comic series.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/language
Status unstable
Superproperties dcterms:language
Domain Series

letterer

Associates a letterer with a comic work.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/letterer
Status unstable
Superproperties contributor
Range Contributor
Domain Comic

material

Describes the material of which a physical item is composed.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/material
Status unstable
Subproperties binding, paper
Range Material

object

Describes the appearance of a comic object in a comic work.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/object
Status unstable
Superproperties appearance
Range Object
Domain Comic

owner

Links an item or collection to the agent that owns it.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/owner
Status unstable
Domain Collection, Item

owner of

Links an agent to an owned item or collection.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/ownerOf
Status unstable
Range Collection, Item

page

Links a comic page to a document.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/page
Status unstable
Range Page
Domain Document

page type

Describes the type of one or more comic pages.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/pageType
Status unstable
Range PageType
Domain Page

panel

Links a sequence to a comic panel.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/panel
Status unstable
Superproperties sequence
Range Panel
Domain Sequence

paper

Describes the paper stock of a comic issue.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/paper
Status unstable
Superproperties material
Range Paper
Domain Issue

penciller

Associates a penciller with a comic work.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/penciller
Status unstable
Superproperties contributor
Range Contributor
Domain Comic

plotter

Associates a plotter with a comic work.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/plotter
Status unstable
Superproperties contributor

preview

Links a comic issue to a preview or sample of that work.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/preview
Status unstable
Range Issue
Domain Issue

publication frequency

The publication frequency of a comic.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/publicationFrequency
Status unstable
Range Frequency
Domain Volume

publisher

Links a publisher to a comic publication.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/publisher
Status unstable
Superproperties schema:publisher
Range Publisher
Domain Series

quality

Describes a distinctive quality of an object.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/quality
Status unstable
Range Quality

rating

The rating of a comics publication.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/rating
Status unstable
Domain Publication

reprinted in

Links a comic issue to a work that reprints it.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/reprintedIn
Status unstable
Subproperties collectedIn
Superproperties dcterms:hasVersion
Range Issue
Domain Issue

reprints

Links a comic to the original work it reprints.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/reprints
Status unstable
Subproperties collects
Superproperties dcterms:isVersionOf
Range Issue
Domain Issue

role

Describes the role of a contributor in the creation of a comic work.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/role
Status unstable
Range Role
Domain Contributor

sequence

Links a sequence to a page.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/sequence
Status unstable
Subproperties balloon, caption, panel
Range Sequence
Domain Page

series

Links a comic to a series.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/series
Status unstable
Superproperties dcterms:hasPart
Range Series
Domain Comic

series of

Links a series to a comic work.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/seriesOf
Status unstable
Superproperties dcterms:isPartOf
Range Publication
Domain Series

state

Describes the physical state of a comic item.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/state
Status unstable
Range State
Domain Copy

story

Links a comic issue to a story.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/story
Status unstable
Superproperties dcterms:hasPart
Range Story
Domain Issue

story arc

Links a comic story to a story arc.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/storyArc
Status unstable
Superproperties dcterms:hasPart
Range Story
Domain Story

has story

Connects an individual story to the story arc it is a part of.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/storyOf
Status unstable
Superproperties dcterms:isPartOf
Range Story
Domain Story

subject

The subject of a comic story.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/subject
Status unstable
Domain Story

team

Describes the appearance of a team of comic characters in a comic work.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/team
Status unstable
Superproperties appearance
Range Team
Domain Comic

translation

Links a comic issue to a translation.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/translation
Status unstable
Superproperties dcterms:hasVersion
Range Issue
Domain Issue

translation of

Links a comic issue to the issue it is a translation of.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/translationOf
Status unstable
Superproperties dcterms:isVersionOf
Range Issue
Domain Issue

universe

Links a thing to a comic universe.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/universe
Status unstable
Range ComicUniverse
Domain Thing

universe of

Links a comic universe to the universe from which it originates.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/universeOf
Status unstable
Range ComicUniverse
Domain ComicUniverse

variant

Links a comic issue to a variant.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/variant
Status unstable
Superproperties dcterms:hasVersion
Range Issue
Domain Issue

variant of

Links a comic issue to the issue it is a variant of.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/variantOf
Status unstable
Superproperties dcterms:isVersionOf
Range Issue
Domain Issue

volume

Links a series to a comic volume.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/volume
Status unstable
Superproperties dcterms:hasPart
Range Volume
Domain Series

volume of

Links a volume to a comic series.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/volumeOf
Status unstable
Superproperties dcterms:isPartOf
Range Series
Domain Volume

writer

Associates a writer with a comic work.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/writer
Status unstable
Superproperties contributor
Range Contributor
Domain Comic

alternative title

An alternative title for any comic work.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/alternativeTitle
Status unstable
Superproperties dcterms:alternative
Domain Comic

CCA

Comics Code Authority (CCA) approved.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/cca
Status unstable
Domain Issue

certificate number

The certificate number assigned to a graded copy of a comic by a guarantor.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/certNumber
Status unstable
Superproperties dcterms:identifier
Domain Copy

copyright date

The copyright date of a comic issue.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/copyrightDate
Status unstable
Superproperties dcterms:date
Domain Issue

cover date

The cover date of a comic issue.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/coverDate
Status testing
Superproperties dcterms:date
Domain Issue

coverPrice

The cover price of a comic issue.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/coverPrice
Status unstable
Superproperties price
Domain Issue

Diamond code

A Diamond Comic Distributors code.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/diamondCode
Status unstable
Superproperties distributorCode
Domain Publication

distributor code

The distributor code associated with a comics publication.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/distributorCode
Status unstable
Subproperties diamondCode
Superproperties dcterms:identifier
Domain Publication

end year

The date a comic ended publication.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/endDate
Status unstable
Superproperties dcterms:date
Domain Publication

feature

Describes the feature or primary focus of a comic work.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/feature
Status unstable
Domain Comic

imprint name

The name of a comic imprint.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/imprintName
Status unstable
Superproperties schema:name
Domain Imprint

indicia frequency

The publication frequency of a comic as printed in the indicia of an issue.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/indiciaFrequency
Status unstable
Domain Issue

indicia publisher

The publisher name as printed in the indicia of a comic issue.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/indiciaPublisher
Status unstable
Domain Issue

ISBN

The ISBN of a comic publication.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/isbn
Status unstable
Superproperties schema:isbn

issue count

The total number of issues in a volume of comics.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/issueCount
Domain Volume

issueNumber

The number of a comic issue.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/issueNumber
Status testing
Superproperties dcterms:identifier
Domain Issue

item number

An unique identifier assigned to a comic item.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/itemNumber
Status unstable
Superproperties dcterms:identifier
Domain Issue

note

A note.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/note
Status unstable

on-sale date

The date of availability of a comic issue.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/onSaleDate
Status testing
Superproperties dcterms:date
Domain Issue

page count

The number of pages in a comic issue.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/pageCount
Status unstable
Domain Document, Story

page count

The page number of a comic.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/pageNumber
Domain Page

price

A general price.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/price
Status unstable
Subproperties coverPrice, purchasePrice, salePrice

printing

The numerical print run of a comic issue.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/printing
Status unstable
Domain Issue

publication date

The date a comic issue was published.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/publicationDate
Status testing
Superproperties dcterms:date
Domain Issue

publisher name

The name of a comic publisher.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/publisherName
Status testing
Superproperties schema:name
Domain Publisher

purchase price

The purchase price of a comic item.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/purchasePrice
Status unstable
Superproperties price
Domain Item

sale price

The sale price of a comic item.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/salePrice
Status unstable
Superproperties price
Domain Item

series title

The title of a comic series.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/seriesTitle
Status testing
Superproperties dcterms:title
Domain Series

series year

The year a comic series began publication.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/seriesYear
Status unstable
Superproperties startDate
Domain Series

start year

The date a comic began publication.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/startDate
Status unstable
Subproperties seriesYear
Superproperties dcterms:date
Domain Publication

story title

The title of a comic story.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/storyTitle
Status unstable
Superproperties dcterms:title
Domain Story

synopsis

The synopsis of a comic story.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/synopsis
Status unstable
Domain Story

tracking

Describes the tracking or numbering between comic series.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/tracking
Status unstable
Domain Series

UPC

The UPC of a comic publication.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/upc
Status unstable
Superproperties dcterms:identifier
Domain Publication

value

The estimated value of a comic item.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/value
Status unstable
Domain Copy

variance

Any variance to the regular manifestation of a comic issue.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/variance
Status unstable
Domain Issue

volumeNumber

The unique identifier of a comic volume.

Property Value
URI http://comicmeta.org/cbo/volumeNumber
Status testing
Superproperties dcterms:identifier
Domain Volume

Index

Class Index
Term Status Description
Agent unstable A person, organization, or intelligence in a comic universe.
Artwork unstable Original comic artwork.
Balloon unstable A word balloon containing dialogue or thought.
Binding unstable A binding method or material used to bind the pages of a comic.
Box unstable A box that contains comic books.
Building unstable A building in a comic universe.
Caption unstable A caption containing narration.
Character unstable A comic character.
Collection unstable A collection of comic books and related resources.
Collector unstable A comic book collector.
Comic testing A visual and literary work of sequential art.
ComicAge unstable A period of comic book history.
ComicUniverse unstable A comic universe.
Condition unstable A physical condition describing an object.
Container unstable An object containing comic books.
Contributor unstable An agent contributing to the creation of a comic work.
Copy unstable A copy of a comic issue.
Costume unstable A comic character's costume.
Creator unstable An agent primarily responsible for the creation of a comic work.
Distributor unstable An agent responsible for the distribution of a comic publication.
Document unstable A document composed of the pages in a comic publication.
Edition unstable An edition of a comic issue.
Event unstable An event in a comic universe.
Format unstable A format in which a comic is embodied.
Frequency unstable A frequency with which a comic is published.
Genre unstable A comics genre.
Grade unstable A grade assigned to a comic item that represents a summary of its condition.
Guarantor unstable An organization that guarantees the stated condition of a comic book.
Imprint unstable An imprint or tradename of a comic publisher.
Issue unstable An issue of a comic publication.
Item unstable A physical or digital item.
Library unstable A physical or digital library containing a collection of comic resources.
Location unstable A location in a comic universe.
Material unstable A material or medium of which an object is composed.
Museum unstable A physical or digital museum exhibiting a collection of comic resources.
Object unstable An object in a comic universe.
Page unstable One or more pages in a comic document.
PageType unstable A type of page appearing in a comic document.
Panel unstable A visual frame containing part of a sequence.
Paper unstable A paper stock on which a comic is printed.
Pedigree unstable An exceptional original owner collection of high quality, vintage comic books often containing copies that are considered exemplars of key issues.
PhysicalAttribute unstable An physical attribute or property of an item.
Planet unstable A planetary body in a comic universe.
Plastic unstable A plastic of which a supply item is composed.
Publication unstable A comics publication.
Publisher unstable An agent responsible for the publication of a comic.
Quality unstable A distinctive quality belonging to an object.
Role unstable A creative role in the production of a comic work.
Sequence unstable A visual sequence of juxtaposed panels and pictorial elements.
Series unstable A comic publication containing one or more volumes and issues.
State unstable A physical state describing an object.
Story unstable A comic story.
Team unstable A group of comic characters.
Thing unstable A thing in a comic universe.
Vehicle unstable A vehicle in a comic universe.
Volume unstable A single issue or group of issues published in a comic series.

Property Index
Term Status Description
adaptation unstable Links a comic to an adaptation.
adaptationOf unstable Links a work to the comic work it is an adaptation of.
alternativeTitle unstable An alternative title for any comic work.
appearance unstable Describes the appearance of a comic universe element within a comic work.
artist unstable Associates an artist with a comic work.
artwork unstable Links a comic page to its original artwork.
artworkOf unstable Links orginal comic artwork to a page.
artworkType unstable Describes the artwork type of one or more pages of comic art.
attribute unstable Describes a physical attribute of a comic item.
bagged unstable Describes the bag in which a comic is contained.
balloon Links a panel to a word balloon.
binding unstable Describes the binding of a comic issue.
boarded unstable Describes the backing board of a comic.
box unstable Associates a box with a comic book collection.
cameo unstable Describes a cameo appearance by a comic character in a comic work.
caption unstable Links a panel to a caption.
cca unstable Comics Code Authority (CCA) approved.
certNumber unstable The certificate number assigned to a graded copy of a comic by a guarantor.
character unstable Describes the appearance of a comic character in a comic work.
collectedIn unstable Links a comic work to another work that reprints it as part of a comprehensive collection of reprinted material.
collection unstable Links a collector to a collection.
collects unstable Links a comic issue to another work that reprints it as part of a comprehensive collection of reprinted material.
colorist unstable Associates a colorist with a comic work.
comicAge unstable Associates a comic with an era of comic book history.
condition unstable Describes the physical condition of a comic item.
contains unstable Describes the contents of a box of comics.
contributor unstable Associates a contributor with a comic work.
copy unstable Links a comic issue to a specific copy.
copyOf unstable Links a specific copy to a comic issue.
copyState unstable Describes the physical state of a copy of a comic issue.
copyrightDate unstable The copyright date of a comic issue.
country unstable Links a comic series to its country of origin.
coverArt unstable Describes the cover art of a comic issue.
coverArtist unstable Associates an artist with cover artwork for a comic.
coverDate testing The cover date of a comic issue.
coverPrice unstable The cover price of a comic issue.
creator unstable Associates a creator with a comic work.
diamondCode unstable A Diamond Comic Distributors code.
distributedBy unstable Links a comic series to a distributor.
distributorCode unstable The distributor code associated with a comics publication.
edition unstable Describes the edition of a comic issue.
editor unstable Associates an editor with a comic work.
encased unstable Describes the case in which a comic is encapsulated.
endDate unstable The date a comic ended publication.
event unstable Describes a comic universe event depicted in a comic work.
feature unstable Describes the feature or primary focus of a comic work.
format unstable Describes the format of a comic work.
genre unstable Describes the genre of a comic work.
grade unstable Describes the grade assigned to a comic item by a guarantor.
guaranteedBy unstable Links a graded copy of a comic issue to a guarantor.
storyOf unstable Connects an individual story to the story arc it is a part of.
imprint unstable Associates a comic publisher with an imprint.
imprintName unstable The name of a comic imprint.
imprintOf unstable Associates an imprint with a comic publisher.
inBox unstable Links a comic item to a box.
indiciaFrequency unstable The publication frequency of a comic as printed in the indicia of an issue.
indiciaPublisher unstable The publisher name as printed in the indicia of a comic issue.
inker unstable Associates an inker with a comic work.
isbn unstable The ISBN of a comic publication.
issue unstable Links a volume of comics to an issue.
issueCount The total number of issues in a volume of comics.
issueNumber testing The number of a comic issue.
item unstable Links a comic book collection to an item.
itemNumber unstable An unique identifier assigned to a comic item.
itemOf unstable Links an item to a comic book collection.
language unstable Decribes the language of a comic series.
letterer unstable Associates a letterer with a comic work.
material unstable Describes the material of which a physical item is composed.
note unstable A note.
object unstable Describes the appearance of a comic object in a comic work.
onSaleDate testing The date of availability of a comic issue.
owner unstable Links an item or collection to the agent that owns it.
ownerOf unstable Links an agent to an owned item or collection.
page unstable Links a comic page to a document.
pageCount unstable The number of pages in a comic issue.
pageNumber The page number of a comic.
pageType unstable Describes the type of one or more comic pages.
panel unstable Links a sequence to a comic panel.
paper unstable Describes the paper stock of a comic issue.
penciller unstable Associates a penciller with a comic work.
plotter unstable Associates a plotter with a comic work.
preview unstable Links a comic issue to a preview or sample of that work.
price unstable A general price.
printing unstable The numerical print run of a comic issue.
publicationDate testing The date a comic issue was published.
publicationFrequency unstable The publication frequency of a comic.
publisher unstable Links a publisher to a comic publication.
publisherName testing The name of a comic publisher.
purchasePrice unstable The purchase price of a comic item.
quality unstable Describes a distinctive quality of an object.
rating unstable The rating of a comics publication.
reprintedIn unstable Links a comic issue to a work that reprints it.
reprints unstable Links a comic to the original work it reprints.
role unstable Describes the role of a contributor in the creation of a comic work.
salePrice unstable The sale price of a comic item.
sequence unstable Links a sequence to a page.
series unstable Links a comic to a series.
seriesOf unstable Links a series to a comic work.
seriesTitle testing The title of a comic series.
seriesYear unstable The year a comic series began publication.
startDate unstable The date a comic began publication.
state unstable Describes the physical state of a comic item.
story unstable Links a comic issue to a story.
storyArc unstable Links a comic story to a story arc.
storyTitle unstable The title of a comic story.
subject unstable The subject of a comic story.
synopsis unstable The synopsis of a comic story.
team unstable Describes the appearance of a team of comic characters in a comic work.
tracking unstable Describes the tracking or numbering between comic series.
translation unstable Links a comic issue to a translation.
translationOf unstable Links a comic issue to the issue it is a translation of.
universe unstable Links a thing to a comic universe.
universeOf unstable Links a comic universe to the universe from which it originates.
upc unstable The UPC of a comic publication.
value unstable The estimated value of a comic item.
variance unstable Any variance to the regular manifestation of a comic issue.
variant unstable Links a comic issue to a variant.
variantOf unstable Links a comic issue to the issue it is a variant of.
volume unstable Links a series to a comic volume.
volumeOf unstable Links a volume to a comic series.
volumeNumber testing The unique identifier of a comic volume.
writer unstable Associates a writer with a comic work.