The Marvel Super Heroes 1966: A Personal Favorite

The Marvel Super Heroes 1966: A Personal Favorite

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fLJZyIXu2hA The Marvel Super Heroes is an American animated television series starring Captain America, Thor, The Hulk, Iron-Man and the Sub Mariner from Marvel Comics. The first TV series based on Marvel characters, it debuted in 1966, and there are appearances by the Avengers and the Uncanny X-Men. The show gets a lot of shade [...]

Founders Battle: JLA vs the Avengers

Founders Battle: JLA vs the Avengers

While browsing images, as I am often want to do, surfed right into this legendary battle. JLA vs the Avengers by Mark Bagley My only issues with this piece are that Hal Jordan’s (Green Lantern) costume isn’t correct for the era, but that is a minor detail, and Black Canary didn't appear in Brave and [...]

That Time DC and Marvel Joined Forces

That Time DC and Marvel Joined Forces

Super Soldier was a personal favorite of mine.   In 1996, something magical happened that comic book nerds never thought possible: The big two, DC Comics and Marvel Comics, combined their deep catalog of characters . Amalgam was a unique one-time shot, one that probably we'll never see the likes of again... thanks to lawyers.   [...]

Getting Caught Up: Secret Wars (1984)

Getting Caught Up: Secret Wars (1984)

Secret Wars (1984) YouTube user, ComicIsland, tells the tale of the original Secret Wars. This wasn’t Marvels first cross-over event but it was the one that became the template for all cross-overs. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BxgJHwnrV4U This is a re-posting of my original article on the now defunctQuantum-Multiverse from 16 June, 2015.

Comics Released the Month of my Birth in 1970 (Revised)

Comics Released the Month of my Birth in 1970 (Revised)

I was curious about what titles were released during the month of my birth in 1970. There are no iconic covers in this curated selection but it's really fun to see what was on the spinner-racks in my first month on this planet. These are just from the big two, and they focus on the [...]