Friday, June 26, 2015

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

NEW/OLD KIRBY IN THE SHOPS TODAY Behind this Jeun-Siik Ahn cover might be some young fan's introduction to the King. Thanks Disney/Marvel for perpetuating the legend!!!

   
Hank Pym a.k.a. ANT-MAN learns that a little experiment can land him in BIG trouble! 
    PLUS: Reprinting TALES TO ASTONISH #27 (the first appearance of Hank Pym) and TALES TO ASTONISH #35 (the first of appearance of Ant-Man in costume)! And the covers too.

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Thursday, June 11, 2015

NEW/OLD KIRBY IN THE SHOPS 1 YEAR AGO TODAY (even though you can't tell from the credits page)

INVADERS CLASSIC TP COMPLETE COLLECTION VOL 01 $39.99
(W) Roy Thomas (A) Various (CA) Frank Robbins
Collecting GIANT-SIZE INVADERS #1, INVADERS #1-22 and ANNUAL #1, MARVEL PREMIERE #29-30, and AVENGERS #71 including the covers and text pages.
Although it is not acknowledged on the credits page Kirby did the covers for INVADERS #3-9, 11, 12 and 14-16.
 

There IS a bonus page showing Kirby's original art for this cover and the Ed Hannigan sketch it was based on!

Sunday, June 7, 2015

56 YEARS AGO TODAY

If you bought a copy of the only Atlas war comic on the spinner rack (possibly because of the Kirby cover) you were rewarded with 2 Kirby written & drawn stories!!!
To see interior artwork from this issue, plus a history of Atlas war comics, click here: