Epic Byrne: The Comic Art of John Byrne

Epic Byrne: The Comic Art of John Byrne

Epic Byrne is my excuse to share art from my favorite artist of all time. You'll note that I did not say "comic artist". He is probably the reason I sampled other comics from the Fantastic Four, to Lab Rats. He is more that just an artist but also a wonderful writer. He's a fan [...]

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.