Saturday, November 21, 2015

365 Days of Star Wars Comics, Day 325: You're right! We have to save AlderAHHHHHH WHAT HAPPENED TO YOUR FACE

Panels from Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic #26 (February 2008), script by John Jackson Miller, pencils by Scott Hepburn, inks by Joe Pimentel and Dan Parsons, colors by Michael Atiyeh, letters by Michael Heisler

Friday, November 20, 2015

Today in Comics History, November 20, 1984: For the first time in history, Hal Jordan actually avoids getting hit on the head

from Convergence: Green Lantern Corps #1 (DC, June 2015), script by David Gallaher, pencils by Steve Ellis, inks by Ande Parks, colors by Hi-Fi, letters by Dave Sharpe

365 Days of Star Wars Comics, Day 324: What I told you was true, from a certain point of view.

Panels from Darth Vader #10 (December 2015), script by Kieron Gillen, pencils and inks by Salvador Larroca, colors by Edgar Delgado, letters by Joe Caramagna

Thursday, November 19, 2015

365 Days of Star Wars Comics, Day 323: Extremely Common Nicknames of the Star Wars Universe

Panels from Lando #5 (December 2015), script by Charles Soule, pencils and inks by Alex Maleev, colors by Paul Mounts, letters by Joe Caramagna

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

365 Days of Star Wars Comics, Day 322: Obi-Wan, this is no time to slice tomatoes!

Panel from Kanan: The Last Padawan #8 (January 2016), script by Greg Weisman, pencils and inks by Pepe Larraz, colors by David Curiel, letters by Joe Caramagna

PS: I do know that's not Obi-Wan.

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

365 Days of Star Wars Comics, Day 321, Life Day: We celebrate a day of peace, a day of harmony, a day of joy we all can share together joyously

Happy Life Day! Please spend it with your loved ones as well as your creepy hairy grandfather, and remember, it only happens every three years, so if you're lucky, you won't have to watch that Special again until 2017. Caution: do not allow Imperial Stormtroopers into the treehouse! They'll just ruin your Life Day dinner.

from "The Kashyyyk Depths" in the Star Wars syndicated Sunday comic strip (July 22 and 29, 1979); script, pencils, and inks by Russ Manning

"A Day to Celebrate" by Carrie Fisher as Princess Leia from The Star Wars Holiday Special (Lucasfilm/20th Century Fox Television, November 17, 1978), written by Ken Welch and Mitzie Welch, incoporating themes composed by John Williams

from RiffTrax: The Star Wars Holiday Special (RiffTrax, 2007), featuring Michael J. Nelson, Kevin Murphy, and Bill Corbett

Today in Comics History. November 17, 2015: The Question asks a question

from The Multiversity: Pax Americana one-shot (DC, January 2015), script by Grant Morrison, pencils and inks by Frank Quitely, colors by Nathan Fairbairn, letters by Rob Leigh

Monday, November 16, 2015

365 Days of Star Wars Comics, Day 320: The Night They Drove Old DX-E Down

Panel from Star Wars (1977 Marvel series) #47 (May 1981), script by Archie Goodwin, breakdowns by Carmine Infantino, finishes by Gene Day, colors by Glynis Wein, letters by Rick Parker

Sunday, November 15, 2015

Today in Comics History, November 15, 1940: No one tells Matt Murdock that Vince Colletta erased the entire background

from She-Hulk (2014 series) #9 (Marvel, December 2014), script by Charles Soule, pencils and inks by Javier Pulido, colors by Muntsa Vicente, letters by Clayton Cowles

365 Days of Star Wars Comics, Day 319: Even more proof that Ewoks will eat you

Panel from Star Wars (Marvel 1977 series) #90 (December 1984), script by Jo Duffy, breakdowns by Bob McLeod, finishes by Tom Palmer, colors by Bob Sharen, letters by Rick Parker