Monthly Archives: July 2009

It’s Funny Panel Friday!

It really does make you wonder if Frederic Wertham was onto something after all. From Detective Comics #42. Advertisements

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Bonus Pin-Up Thursday!

Here’s another beauty from the early days of Marvel. This is from Tales of Suspense #61, and I think it’s Don Heck on pencils.

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How Infinite Crisis should have happened!

I really liked Infinite Crisis, but I would have loved this. It would beat killing him off in the shite that was Final Crisis.

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Marevel’s Secret Artist! Mr Fantatsic!

Back in the 1980s Marvel UK reprinted some of the stories that originated Stateside, and one of them was the weekly Secret Wars. At the beginning of some of the issues they produced some original material of their own, called … Continue reading

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It’s Superhero T-shirt Tuesday!

My Spider-Sense is tingling outside the rugby club in Coatbridge. Or it could just be the beer.

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It’s Funny Panel Friday!

So it’s up his sleeve that the Man of Steel has a trick, eh? From Action Comics #72.

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By Odin’s beard! First look at amazing footage from Kenneth Branagh’s new Thor movie for Marvel!

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Justice League of America Newspaper Strip: Chapter 70

Batman and Black Lightning are trying to track down the evil Dr Giles Manning who has kidnapped Robin and some students in a bid to transplant his brain into one of their bodies. They were closing in on his hovercraft, … Continue reading

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Check out the rack!

Look towards the left of this rack pictured at the recent San Diego Con and you’ll see a variant of Batman and Robin #1 going for $250!  It’s only been about for two months, it’s hardly a classic. Frankly, it’s … Continue reading

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It’s Splash Page Sunday!

It’s because of people going apeshit crazy for art like this from Spider-Man #6 that Todd McFarlane was able to spend millions on a baseball.

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