Saturday, February 07, 2015

365 Days of Star Wars Comics, Day 38: It is a great disappointment Dan Slott didn't put this guy in Spider-Verse


"Spider-Wookiee": cover of The Comic Reader #152 (January 1978), art by Dave Cockrum


7,500.

Friday, February 06, 2015

365 Days of Star Wars Comics, Day 37: Obi-Wan Kenobi: chill under pressure.


Panels from Star Wars: The Clone Wars (2008 series) #10 (November 2009), script by Henry Gilroy and Steven Melching, pencils by Brian Koschak, inks by Dan Parsons, colors by Michael E. Wiggam, letters by Michael Heisler

Thursday, February 05, 2015

365 Days of Star Wars Comics, Day 36: Go with your first instinct, Padmé


Panels from Star Wars Episode I: Queen Amidala one-shot (May 1999), script by Mark Schultz, pencils by Galen Showman, inks by P. Craig Russell, colors by Lisa Stamp, letters by Vickie Williams

Wednesday, February 04, 2015

Today in Comics History: Mike Moran fulfills the promise Ralph Kramden made to his wife all those years ago


Panels from "The Yesterday Gambit" in Miracleman (2014 restored Marvel series) #2 (March 2014); script by Alan Moore "The Original Writer"; pencils and inks by Steve Dillon, Paul Neary, and Alan Davis; art restoration by Garry Leach, Michael Kelleher, and "Kellustration", colors by Steve Oliff, letters by Joe Caramagna

365 Days of Star Wars Comics, Day 35: Just like the gypsy woman said!


Panel from Star Wars (1977 series) #4 (October 1977), script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Howard Chaykin, inks by Steve Leialoha, colors by Carl Gafford, letters by Tom Orzechowski

Tuesday, February 03, 2015

365 Days of Star Wars Comics, Day 34: Darth Vadar will strike you down with his three-foot long SST Lazar Sword


Heroes World mail order advertisement printed in The Invaders (1975 series) #28 (May 1978), art and lettering by members of the Joe Kubert School

Monday, February 02, 2015

Grover Groundhog Day IV: Hour 24


Now's the time to say goodbye
Until next February
G-R-O (Oh, we love him!)
V-E-R (Our hearts are with him!)
G-R-O-U-N-D!
(H-O-G.)



Panel from Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer #2 (December 1951), pencils and inks by Rube Grossman

Grover Groundhog Day IV: Hour 23: Grover Groundhog/Angel Love Team-Up


And now the moment you've been waiting for: this year's Grover Groundhog/Angel Love Team-Up!


Panel from All-New Collectors' Edition #C-60 [Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer] (1978), script and pencils by Sheldon Mayer, inks by Tenny Henson, colors by Adrienne Roy,
and from Angel Love #1 (August 1986); script and pencils by Barbara Slate, inks by John William Lopez, colors by Bob LeRose, letters by Bill Yoshida?

Grover Groundhog Day IV: Hour 22



Panel from Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer #2 (December 1951), pencils and inks by Rube Grossman

Grover Groundhog Day IV: Hour 21



Panel from Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer #2 (December 1951), pencils and inks by Rube Grossman

Grover Groundhog Day IV: Hour 20



Activity page from All-New Collectors' Edition #C-60 [Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer] (1978), script and pencils by Sheldon Mayer, inks by Tenny Henson, colors by Adrienne Roy

Grover Groundhog Day IV: Hour 19



Panel from Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer #10 (December 1959), pencils and inks by Rube Grossman (?)

Grover Groundhog Day IV: Hour 18



Panel from Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer #6 (December 1955); script, pencils and inks by Martin Naydel

Grover Groundhog Day IV: Hour 17



Panel from Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer #3 (December 1952); script, pencils, and inks by Martin Naydel

Grover Groundhog Day IV: Hour 16



Panels from All-New Collectors' Edition #C-60 [Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer] (1978), script and pencils by Sheldon Mayer, inks by Tenny Henson, colors by Adrienne Roy

Grover Groundhog Day IV: Hour 15



Panel from Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer #6 (December 1955); script, pencils and inks by Martin Naydel

Grover Groundhog Day IV: Hour 14



Panel from Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer #3 (December 1952); script, pencils, and inks by Martin Naydel

Grover Groundhog Day IV: Hour 13



Panel from Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer #2 (December 1951), pencils and inks by Rube Grossman

365 Days of Star Wars Comics, Day 33: Mike Baron is paid by the word


Panels from Star Wars: The Last Command #4 (March 1998), script by Mike Baron, pencils by Edvin Biuković, inks by Eric Shanower, color design by Dan Brown and Pamela Rambo, color rendering by Digital Chameleon, lettering by Ellie de Ville

Grover Groundhog Day IV: Hour 12



Activity Page from All-New Collectors' Edition #C-60 [Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer] (1978), script and pencils by Sheldon Mayer, inks by Tenny Henson, colors by Adrienne Roy

Grover Groundhog Day IV: Hour 11



Panels from All-New Collectors' Edition #C-60 [Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer] (1978), script and pencils by Sheldon Mayer, inks by Tenny Henson, colors by Adrienne Roy

Grover Groundhog Day IV: Hour 10



Panel from Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer #12 (December 1961), script by Bob Oksner, pencils and inks by Rube Grossman (?)

Today in Comics History: Serifs cruelly ambush innocent headline


Panel from Translucid #3 (June 2014), script by Claudio Sanchez and Chondra Echert, pencils and inks by Daniel Bayliss, colors by Adam Metcalfe, letters by Ed Dukeshire

Grover Groundhog Day IV: Hour 9



Panel from All-New Collectors' Edition #C-60 [Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer] (1978), script and pencils by Sheldon Mayer, inks by Tenny Henson, colors by Adrienne Roy

Grover Groundhog Day IV: Hour 8



Panels from Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer #6 (December 1955); script, pencils and inks by Martin Naydel

Grover Groundhog Day IV: Hour 7



Panel from Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer #4 (December 1953), script by Sy Reit (?), pencils and inks by Rube Grossman(?)

Grover Groundhog Day IV: Hour 6



Panel from Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer #6 (December 1955); script, pencils and inks by Martin Naydel

Grover Groundhog Day IV: Hour 5



Panel from Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer #7 (December 1956), script by Sy Reit (?), pencils and inks by Rube Grossman(?)

Grover Groundhog Day IV: Hour 4



Panels from Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer #12 (December 1961), script by Bob Oksner, pencils and inks by Rube Grossman (?)