Saturday, January 20, 2018

Friday, January 19, 2018

60 YEARS AGO TODAY

A comic was on sale that both CGC and Greg Theakston agree had a Kirby cover.
 
But do they agree that it is a swipe?

Thursday, January 18, 2018

41 YEARS AGO TODAY

Marvel shipped their 7th Kirby-covered comic for 1977.
Like four of the first six, it was Kirby-covered only.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

40 YEARS AGO TODAY

The first new Kirby comic for 1978 appeared in the shops.
Not only did Kirby write it, it had a Kirby/Royer cover and 17 Kirby/Royer interior pages.

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

45 YEARS AGO TODAY

Kamandi, the hero that is just like you...
 He likes Kirby comics too!

from KAMANDI #4

Monday, January 15, 2018

54 YEARS AGO TODAY

If you bought this comic because the gorilla cover caused you to assume it was published by DC you would have been disappointed.
If you bought it because you thought that a Kirby cover indicated that there was interior Kirby art you would have been equally disappointed.

Sunday, January 14, 2018

54 YEARS AGO TODAY

One of the most homaged Kirby covers of all time became a part of the Sixties zeitgeist