Wednesday, May 27, 2015

NEW/OLD KIRBY ON SALE TODAY

JACK KIRBY KAMANDI ARTIST ED HC VOL 01 $75.00
IDW PUBLISHING
(W/A/CA) Jack Kirby
Jack Kirby's most beloved creation is now an extraordinary Artist's Edition, collecting six complete issues of Kamandi: 1, 2, 5, 6, 7 and 9, as well as covers and extras.


And no, I don't know if the Kirby Family's percentage is larger than Diamond Distributors' cut!

Thursday, May 21, 2015

HOW MANY OF THESE MOVIES DO YOU THINK JACK KIRBY SAW?


Mighty Joe Young (1941)
The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms (1953)
It Came from Beneath the Sea (1955)
The Animal World (1956)
Earth vs. the Flying Saucers (1956)
Twenty Million Miles to Earth (1957)

The 7th Voyage of Sinbad (1958)
The 3 Worlds of Gulliver (1960)
Mysterious Island (1961)
Jason and the Argonauts (1963)


First Men in the Moon (1964)
One Million Years B.C. (1966)

What are the odds that this was one of the issues of AMAZING STORIES that Jack Kirby owned?
 

Thursday, May 7, 2015

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

The easiest challenge ever?!

A Kirby Museum blog used to repeatedly demand proof that Stan Lee was a good writer. Does this count?





THE COMIC BOOK HEROES, a mid Eighties appreciation of the Silver Age of comics by Will Jacobs and Gerard Jones, has 12 pages (out of 285) devoted to the FANTASTIC FOUR. #51 is not mentioned in the book.