Wednesday, March 29, 2017

34 YEARS AGO TODAY

Dracula turns Sif into a vampire
The Bill Sieniewicz cover alone was worth 60 1983 cents!

Monday, March 27, 2017

27 YEARS AGO TODAY

Ron Frenz (layouts)  and Joe Sinnott (everything else but colors) channel their inner Kirby!!!
 MY GRATITUDE TO ALL THREE!!!

Monday, March 20, 2017

38 YEARS AGO TODAY

Seems like a mismatch to me. Cover (and interior art) by Herb Trimpe and Dan Green.

Sunday, March 19, 2017

DON'T TELL IDW BUT I'D GLADLY PAY MORE THAN $4.99 FOR THIS BOOK. THANK YOU MR SIMONSON

IN THE SHOPS APRIL 12
RAGNAROK #12 $4.99

IDW PUBLISHING

(W/A/CA) Walter Simonson

   Thor's hammer, Mjolnir, will decide the fates of the Black Elf Assassin, Regn, his daughter Drifa, and Angantyr, the Lord of the Dead, in the depths of Angantyr's fortress at the edge of Hel. Its decision is written with lightning and thunder, and it is always final. Plus a gallery section of pages from this issue-Artist's Edition style!  The second story arc of Walter Simonson's masterpiece concludes!



 Lee Weeks variant cover

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

FINALLY - IN THE SHOPS MARCH 22

UNWORTHY THOR #5
(W) Jason Aaron (A) Olivier Coipel & Various (CA) Olivier Coipel
   The hammer of the Ultimate Thor is finally within reach of Asgard's fallen son.  Is redemption finally at hand?  No matter what happens next, life will never be the same for the Odinson.

1 in 50 Leinil Francis Yu cover

Monday, March 13, 2017

43 YEARS AGO TODAY

After a 6 year absence the Destroyer returns, scripted by Gerry (Law & Order) Conway.  John Romita becomes the second artist (after Kirby) to do a Destroyer cover.
And John Buscema becomes the second artist (after Kirby) to draw a Destroyer story.