Saturday, May 10, 2014

Today in Comics History, May 10, 1994: Free Bendy Arrow or Devil's Tail with purchase of every Times-Universe

from "There Were 3 Victims!" in Astonishing #53 (Marvel/Atlas, September 1956), pencils and inks by Sid Greene

Thursday, May 08, 2014

Today in Comics History, May 8, 1980: Fictional record has real recording date

from Hawkeye (2012 series) #16 (Marvel, March 2014), script by Matt Fraction, pencils and inks by Annie Wu, colors by Matt Hollingsworth, letters by Chris Eliopoulos

Wednesday, May 07, 2014

Today in Comics History, May 7, 1996: Ricardo Montalbán conquers Earth, promises rich Corinthian leather for all

Page from Star Trek: Khan #3 (IDW, December 2013), script by Mike Johnson, pencils by Claudia Balboni, inks by Marina Castelvetro, colors by Claudia ScarletGothica, letters by Valentina Cuomo

Tuesday, May 06, 2014

Today in Comics History, May 6, 1939: Batman fools his first known photographer by waving a copy of Detective #27 at him

from Batman: Year 100 #2 (DC, May 2006); script, pencils, and inks by Paul Pope; colors by José Villarrubia; letters by Jared K. Fletcher and John Workman

cover of Detective Comics #27 (DC, May 1939), pencils and inks by Bob Kane

Monday, May 05, 2014

Today in Comics History, May 5, 1929: Happy birthday, Jon Osterman...hope you survive the experience of being disintegrated in an an Intrinsic Field Subtractor

from Before Watchmen: Dr. Manhattan #4 (DC, April 2013), script by J. Michael Straczynski, pencils and inks by Adam Hughes, colors by Laura Martin, letters by Steve Wands