The Hostess with the Mostest Ads

The Hostess with the Mostest Ads The Hostess with the Mostest Ads... Today we are going to take a look at vintage Hostess advertisements in comic books. There is something about these old advertisements, they were quaint and entertaining. That is the thing about them, the entertainment factor. That sticks with you longer than the [...]

Nerd Rage!

Nerd Rage!

Nerd Rage! How I went from being overly critical about geek properties to a more laid-back, take it as it comes, fan. This is all just made up stuff to entertain... Why so Serious? I used to be pretty harsh on TV shows and Films that just didn’t get it “right”. You know, “Captain America” [...]

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 [...]

How To Draw Comics The Marvel Way

How To Draw Comics The Marvel Way

How to Draw Comics the Marvel Way is a book by Stan Lee and John Buscema. This book walks you, the aspiring comic book artist, through the process of how to draw and create comic books. John Buscema illustrated the artwork, with plenty of Jack Kirby examples included as well. The first edition was published [...]

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 [...]