Saturday, November 07, 2015

365 Days of Star Wars Comics, Day 311: She looks better in a white jumpsuit than Elvis

Hey, it's Leiasaturday!

Page from Star Wars: Rebel Heist #2 (May 2014), script by Matt Kindt, pencils by Marco Castiello, inks by Dan Parsons, colors by Gabe Eltaeb, letters by Michael Heisler

Friday, November 06, 2015

365 Days of Star Wars Comics, Day 310: Obi-Wan: Coming up with stupid plans well before Anakin Skywalker

Panel from Star Wars: Qui-Gon & Obi-Wan: The Aurorient Express #1 (February 2002), script by Mike Kennedy, pencils by Lucas Marangon, inks by Howard Shum, colors by Dan Jackson, letters by Steve Dutro

Thursday, November 05, 2015

365 Days of Star Wars Comics, Day 309: If only the prequels had been like this

Variant cover of Chewbacca #1 (December 2015); pencils, inks, and colors by Skottie Young

Wednesday, November 04, 2015

365 Days of Star Wars Comics, Day 308: Rebel Pilot Meow-Meow Kitty Down

Panels from Star Wars (1977 Marvel series) #93 (March 1985), script by Jo Duffy, pencils by Sal Buscema, inks by Tom Palmer, colors by Petra Scotese, letters by Rick Parker

Tuesday, November 03, 2015

Today in Comics History, November 3, 1952: Let's Punch Hitler

Hey, remember when I talked about Hellboy killing Hitler? Here's how it in comics history!

from Savage Dragon #34 (Image, December 1996), script by Erik Larsen and Mike Mignola, pencils and inks by Erik Larsen, colors by yeah, I'm still not gonna list all these guys' names here, letters by Chris Eliopoulos

365 Days of Star Wars Comics, Day 307: Commander Cody and His Lost Planet Airmen

Panels from Star Wars: Free Comic Book Day 2006 one-shot (May 2006), script by Randy Stradley, pencils and inks by Douglas Wheatley, colors by Ronda Pattison, letters by Michael David Thomas

Election Day: Hey you! Get out there and vote!

...and don't just leave it to chance like Mopsy!

"Mopsy" strip reprinted in TV Teens #8 (Charlton, July 1955); script, pencils, inks, and letters by Gladys Parker

Even so: New Yorker cartoonist George Price did it first. In 1938!

The unsuspecting Gladys Parker had no idea that one day we would be able to look these up on The Complete New Yorker Cartoons CD-ROM. Shame on ya, Gladys!

Monday, November 02, 2015

365 Days of Star Wars Comics, Day 306: And if it's reported in a paper, it's the Boba Gazette

Panel from Tales from the Con: Year 1 one-shot (May 2014); script by Brad Guigar; pencils, inks, colors and letters by Chris Giarrusso

Sunday, November 01, 2015

365 Days of Star Wars Comics, Day 305: Worst-ever view of Darth Vader

Page from Star Wars (1977 Marvel series) #29 (November 1979), script by Archie Goodwin, breakdowns by Carmine Infantino, finishes by Bob Wiacek, colors by Glynis Wein, letters by John Costanza

The 1987 2015 Marvel Age Calendar for Nifty November!

November 1987 calendar from the back cover of Marvel Age #59 (February 1988),
script by Mike Carlin, pencils and inks by Ron Zalme, colors by Paul Becton
(Click picture to Noticibly-Bigger-November-size!)