Tuesday, May 27, 2014

New/old Kirby hits the shops tomorrow

DEVIL DINOSAUR BY JACK KIRBY TP COMPLETE COLLECTION $24.99
(W/A/CA) Jack Kirby

The adventures of a boy and his dinosaur! At the dawn of human evolution, during a time when primitive man co-existed with the dinosaurs that dominated the Earth, a unique friendship is born - a friendship that may be the only thing that can save mankind! Meet Moon Boy and his Tyrannosaurus pal - the red-skinned Devil Dinosaur - as they face off against giant spiders, enormous ants, and rampaging dinosaurs of all shapes and sizes! And don't forget the Small Folk, led by the warlord Seven Scars, who rejected Moon Boy for befriending the fearsome Devil - and who aim to dominate the forest by force! Throw in aliens from outer space, and you've got a timeless romp through the ages - delivered courtesy of the imagination of Jack "King" Kirby! Collecting DEVIL DINOSAUR #1-9.

Monday, May 26, 2014

Friday, May 16, 2014

Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Forget Kirby for one day

Regular readers of this blog are surely aware of my longtime admiration for Dick Ayers. He passed away Sunday.

Barry Pearl, the backbone of dignified comic fandom, and friend to Mr.Ayers posted this informative tribute CLICK HERE


CLICK HERE FOR THE WASHINGTON POST'S REMEMBRANCE OF MR. AYERS for the mainstream spin with commentary by official Kirby Biographer Mark Evanier.

If there are any artists that you admire maybe you should send them a fan letter or ask them if they are doing commissions. Pretty words are nice but trading your (presumably) hard-earned money for something they created that they know is going to be a cherished treasure...