From the minute you laid eyes on her, you could tell she was trouble. Frank Frazetta’s cover to Vampirella #1 has her posed with one hand on her fleshy hip and one finger in her mouth. She’s wearing black boots and her iconic red sling bikini with the white collar and nothing else. I never […]Read More Geektoberfest: Vampirella’s Sordid History*
Batman & Dracula: Red Rain is an alternate reality story set in the Elseworlds line of DC Comics, which simply put means that this story is apart from the respective canons of the characters. It is an amalgam of Batman Gothic and Bram Stoker’s world of Dracula where Gotham is visited by the literary Count. […]Read More Remember September: Batman Day 2021 “Red Rain”
THE STAR WARS Longer ago, in a galaxy even further away . . . THE STAR WARS is an eight-issue comic book mini-series produced by Dark Horse Comics and published in September 2013. It is based on George Lucas’ original screenplay for STAR WARS in 1974. In it Luke Skywalker is older and already an […]Read More SPACE MAY DAYS: THE STAR WARS – A longer time ago in a galaxy even further away!
MASKS! Dynamite Entertainment presents a Dynamite comic! MASKS is an eight-issue mini-series produced by Dynamite Comics. Written by Chris Roberson, the art is by Alex Ross and Dennis Calero and Simon Bowland. Published in 2013 the story teams up nine masked super-heroes from the Golden Age of heroic fiction. WHEN THE LAW BECOMES UNJUST – […]Read More Before there were comic heroes there were MASKS!
THE BLACK CAT Hollywood’s glamorous detective star! The Black Cat is a comic book super-hero published by Harvey Comics during the 1940s. She has no relation whatsoever to do with The Black Cat (Felicia Hardy) of Marvel Comics. The character’s creation is claimed by the Harvey family to have come from publisher Alfred Harvey but […]Read More WOMEN’S EMPOWERMENT MONTH – THE BLACK CAT
DEATH FROM ABOVE, BELOW, AND BEYOND ON THE . . . DANGER TRAIL! Is a secret agent mini-series comic book published by DC Comics in 1993. It stars King Faraday and Sarge Steel – the two top secret agents in the DC universe and features the return of Kobra a criminal mastermind and would-be world […]Read More CODENAME: CAPRICORN – DANGER TRAIL
HIS NAME IS . . . SAVAGE Also known as GIL KANE’S SAVAGE HIS NAME IS . . . SAVAGE is a 1968 magazine-format comics novel considered to be a precursor to the modern-day graphic novel. It was created by the great Gil Kane – who conceived, plotted, and illustrated it along with writer Archie […]Read More CODE NAME – CAPRICORN: His Name Is . . . Savage!