Wednesday, October 29, 2014

39 YEARS AGO TODAY

Not only did Marvel finess the cover...
they only reprinted 90% of the story!

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Sunday, October 26, 2014

83 YEARS AGO TODAY The man who wrote the scripts that Kirby ignored was born.

 
"Let me put it this way: I wouldn't swear to it, but I have no recollection of ever writing a story that had already been penciled. A full script is the only way I know how to write."
         Larry Lieber from Alter Ego Vol. 3 #2

Saturday, October 25, 2014

40 YEARS AGO TODAY: Cover Composition 101

Multiple gun barrels aimed at the hero with a gun-sight-suggestive circle. KA-CHING!!
If you missed this issue you had to wait 34 years for it to be reprinted.