Thursday, June 30, 2011

Dracula vs. Dr. Strange

"Dracula vs. Dr. Strange" from Dr. Strange #14 (Marvel, 1976) by Steve Englehart, Gene Colan and Tom Palmer

Wednesday, June 29, 2011

The Ritual

"The Ritual" from Night Force vol.1 #2 (DC, 1982) by Marv Wolfman, Gene Colan and Bob Smith

Tuesday, June 28, 2011

The Frequency of Fear

"The Frequency of Fear" from Batman #373 (DC, 1984) by Doug Moench, Gene Colan and Alfredo Alcala

Monday, June 27, 2011

Gene Colan Tribute

"Gene Colan Tribute" from Gene Colan Treasury (Aardwolf, 1996) by Gene Colan

We lost a great comics artist last week, so all this week, I'll be showing off some of his great splashes.

The SBG's full obituary.

Sunday, June 26, 2011

The Kirbyverse Explodes

"The Kirbyverse Explodes" from Kirby Genesis #0 (Dynamite, 2011) by Kurt Busiek, Jack Herbert and Alex Ross

Saturday, June 25, 2011

Kelley Jones' Deadman

"Kelley Jones' Deadman" from Deadman: Life After Death #1 (DC, 1989) by Mike Baron and Kelley Jones

Friday, June 24, 2011

Batman Year One: A Study in Minimalism

"Batman Year One: A Study in Minimalism" from Batman #406 (DC, 1987) by Frank Miller and David Mazzucchelli

Thursday, June 23, 2011

That's No Clobberin' Time

"That's No Clobberin' Time" from Fear Itself #3 (Marvel, 2011) by Matt Fraction, Stuart Immonen and Wade von Grawbadger

Wednesday, June 22, 2011

The Cowboy(s)

"The Cowboy(s)" from Xero #11 (DC, 1998) by Priest, Chriscross and Tom Simmons

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Neo Tokyo Jumble

"Neo Tokyo Jumble" from Akira Book 3 (Dark Horse, 1991) by Katsuhiro Otomo

Monday, June 20, 2011

Alpha Flight Mansion

"Alpha Flight Mansion" from Alpha Flight vol.1 #30 (Marvel, 1986) by Bill Mantlo, Mike Mignola and Gerry Talaoc

Sunday, June 19, 2011

Just Say Uncle

"Just Say Uncle" from Saga of the Swamp Thing #29 (DC, 1984) by Alan Moore, Stephen Bissette and John Totleben

My first issue of Swamp Thing was one where he fought a crystal man. My second featured this revelation about Matt Cable and Anton Arcane. Creepiest. Thing. EVER. I was then scared of this book for years and never picked up another issue until I was in college.

Saturday, June 18, 2011

Tears for a Dream!

"Tears for a Dream!" from Secret Hearts #45 (DC, 1958) by unknown writer and artist (though the inker is apparently Murphy Anderson)

Even though it's a very nice home, the sun hit the windows in the morning in such a way as to turn it into a furnace in the summer.

Friday, June 17, 2011

Cats Love Bunnies

"Cats Love Bunnies" from Patsy Walker: Hellcat #4 (Marvel, 2009) by Katrhyn Immonen and David Lafuente

Thursday, June 16, 2011

The First Batman... My Father!

"The First Batman... My Father!" from The Untold Legend of the Batman #1 (DC, 1980) by Len Wein, John Byrne and Jim Aparo

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Your Karaoke Moment: The Right Stuff

"Your Karaoke Moment: The Right Stuff" from Empowered volume 3 (Dark Horse, 2008) by Adam Warren

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Battle Album: Engines of War

"Battle Album: Engines of War" from Out Army at War vol.1 #239 (DC, 1971) by Sam Glanzman

Monday, June 13, 2011

Ze Non Sequitur

"Ze Non Sequitur" from Heroes for Hire vol.2 #7 (Marvel, 2011) by Dan Abnett, Andy Lanning and Tim Seeley

Sunday, June 12, 2011

The Challenges of Robot Climbing

"The Challenges of Robot Climbing" from Challengers of the Unknown vol.1 #61 (DC, 1968) by Arnold Drake and Bob Brown

Saturday, June 11, 2011

26 Sibling Squabbles Later

"26 Sibling Squabbles Later" from Cursed Pirate Girl #2 (Olympian, 2009) by Jeremy Bastian

Friday, June 10, 2011

Thor Fights in the War of the Worlds

"Thor Fights in the War of the Worlds" from Avengers vol.4 #4 (Marvel, 2010) by Brian Michael Bendis, John Romita Jr. and Klaus Janson

Thursday, June 9, 2011

Jeepers Creepers

"Jeepers Creepers" from The Creeper vol.2 #5 (DC, 2007) by Steve Niles, Steve Scott and Dan Green

Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Will the Real Silent Knight Speak Up?

"Will the Real Silent Knight Speak Up?" from The Brave and the Bold vol.1 #18 (DC, 1958) by Robert Kanigher and Irv Novick

Tuesday, June 7, 2011

The Original Flashpoint

"The Original Flashpoint" from Flashpoint vol.1 #1 (DC, 1999) by Pat McGreal and Norm Breyfogle

Monday, June 6, 2011

Duel to the Finish Line

"Duel to the Finish Line" from Fighting American vol.1 #1 (Headline, 1954) by Joe Simon and Jack Kirby

Sunday, June 5, 2011

Cap the Volcano

"Cap the Volcano" from Shazam! Power of Hope GN (DC, 2000) by Paul Dini and Alex Ross

Saturday, June 4, 2011

All Those Reeds

"All Those Reeds" from Fantastic Four #570 (Marvel, 2009) by Jonathan Hickman and Dale Eaglesham

Friday, June 3, 2011

Rann Doesn't Run From a Fight

"Rann Doesn't Run From a Fight" from Adam Strange #7 (DC, 2005) by Andy Diggle and Pascal Ferry

Thursday, June 2, 2011

Godzilla vs. Barkley

"Godzilla vs. Barkley" from Godzilla vs. Barkley (Dark Horse, 1993) by Mike Baron, Alan Smithee, Jeff Butler and Keith Aiken

Wednesday, June 1, 2011

Booster Gold Inc. Mansion

"Booster Gold Inc. Mansion" from Booster Gold vol.1 #16 (DC, 1987) by Dan Jurgens and Bob Lewis