Monthly Archives: August 2012

When I Was a Kid I Wanted To Be a Comic Book Artist When I Grew Up!

I have a feeling this was taken from an advert in an old 2000AD Monthly. Anyway, the large version is over here, trooper. Advertisements

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Neil Armstrong 1930-2012

There’s a scene in the film Contact where Jodie Foster is hurtling through wormholes on her way to standing on the shore of another world courtesy of some extra-terrestrial whizzbangery, and she’s talking into a microphone to record what she … Continue reading

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When I Was a Kid I Wanted To Be a Comic Book Artist When I Grew Up!

I think this Wildcat drawing would have been taken from an old All-Star Squadron, or maybe a Young All-Stars. Here’s the big version over here.

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It’s Splash Page Sunday!

This charming page from Marvel Fanfare #16 is by Mike Mignola but it doesn’t look very Mike Mignola to me. Check out the big version. Imperius Rex! And this cracking shot of Starman soaring above the city is from Starman: … Continue reading

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It Sucks Being Sue Storm!

Who does he think he is talking to you like that Sue? What about the strain of putting up with a husband who never has a good word for you? It sucks being Sue Storm.

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It’s Funny Panel Friday!

The similarities really are remarkable.

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Random comic art generator!

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Bonus Pin-Up Thursday!

From Legion of Super-Heroes Volume 4 Annual #6, Chris Sprouse and Jason Martin collaborated on this pin-up of founding member Saturn Girl. Get your Legion flight ring on and nip over here for a larger version. And from Marvel Fanfare … Continue reading

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Breaking The Fourth Wall!

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Dynamite Cover Tuesday!

The late, great Joe Kubert from the days when a comic had to tell a story and pummel you with emotion.

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