Wednesday, March 22, 2017

40 YEARS AGO TODAY

1977 was a good year to be a Kirby fan. The most recent Kirby-covered comic was the 18th for the year.
And like half of those it also had 17 pages of Kirby words and pictures bringing his page total for the year up to 170

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Monday, March 20, 2017

31 YEARS AGO TODAY

WHO'S WHO #16 reminded fans of what made Kirby great.
The 5 pages of Kirby/Theakston art included a New Gods double-page spread featuring 24 characters and 29 headshots.

Sunday, March 19, 2017

Saturday, March 18, 2017

76 YEARS AGO TODAY

Even though the cover to CAPTAIN AMERICA COMICS #3 was by Schomburg it had 46 pages of Kirby art. It lead off with a 17 page Kirby Red Skull story followed by 3 more Kirby-rendered tales.
These 2 were reprinted 25 years later in FANTASY MASTERPIECES #3.


Friday, March 17, 2017

Thursday, March 16, 2017

THE THIRD NEW KIRBY COVER FOR 2017

IN THE SHOPS MARCH 29
INHUMANS PRIME #1
(10 copy incentive Kirby Variant cover)