Friday, April 02, 2021

Today in Comics History, April 2, 1941: Roy Thomas Loot Crate debuts


from Doomsday Clock #8 (DC, February 2019), script by Geoff Johns, pencils and inks by Gary Frank, colors by Brad Anderson, letters by Rob Leigh

Wednesday, March 31, 2021

Today in Comics History, March 31: Tony Stark has had it with Studio 54

A seldom-seen Marvel Hostess ad — because it appeared *not* in Marvel Comics, but in Gold Key/Whitman!


from "A Dull Pain" Hostess advertisement in Gold Key comics cover-dated June 1977, creators uncredited

The rest tomorrow!

Monday, March 29, 2021

Today in Comics History, March 29, 1908: Bottle shattered; makes New York Times front page; accused of being "fake news"


from Rorschach #3 (DC/Black Label, February 2021), script by Tom King, pencils and inks by Jorge Fornés, colors by Dave Stewart, letters by Clayton Cowles

Sunday, March 28, 2021

Today in Comics History, March 28, 1908: Chores only take a second with new Gun™!



from Rorschach #3 (DC/Black Label, February 2021), script by Tom King, pencils and inks by Jorge Fornés, colors by Dave Stewart, letters by Clayton Cowles