Sunday, July 31, 2011

With the Help of Mothra

"With the Help of Mothra" from Godzilla: Gangster & Goliaths #2 (IDW, 2011) by John Layman and Alberto Ponticelli

Saturday, July 30, 2011

Superman vs. Spider-Man

"Superman vs. Spider-Man" from Superman vs. the Amazing Spider-Man (DC/Marvel, 1976) by Gerry Conway, Ross Andru and Dick Giordano

2 of 2 of a special diptych

Friday, July 29, 2011

Spider-Man vs. Superman

"Spider-Man vs. Superman" from Superman vs. the Amazing Spider-Man (Marvel/DC, 1976) by Gerry Conway, Ross Andru and Dick Giordano

1 of 2 of a special diptych

Thursday, July 28, 2011


"Palestine" from Palestine TPB (Fantagraphics, 2001) by Joe Sacco

Wednesday, July 27, 2011

7 Soldiers in... Million Dollar Challenge

"7 Soldiers in... Million Dollar Challenge" from Leading Comics #12 (DC, 1944) by Joe Samachson and Arthur Cazeneuve

What gets me is Stripesy's haircut.

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

Crossing the Street with Daredevil

"Crossing the Street with Daredevil" from Daredevil vol.3 #1 (Marvel, 2011) by Mark Waid and Marcos Martin

Please do give Mark Waid's new Daredevil series a try. It's quite wonderful. None of that grim stuff that's overtaken the character in the last decade+. Good fun, smartly represented powers and awesome art.

Monday, July 25, 2011

Bit o'Perez, Bit o'Byrne

"Bit o'Perez, Bit o'Byrne" from Action Comics #600 (DC, 1988) by John Byrne and George Perez

Sunday, July 24, 2011

Godzilla vs. Anguirus

"Godzilla vs. Anguirus" from Godzilla: Kingdom of Monsters #4 (IDW, 2011) by Eric Powell, Tracy Marsh, Phil Hester and Bruce McCorkindale

Saturday, July 23, 2011

The Two Bigheads Clash in Epic War!

"The Two Bigheads Clash in Epic War!" from Sulk vol.1 (Top Shelf, 2008) by Jeffrey Brown

Friday, July 22, 2011

Where You Get Your Ideas

"Where You Get Your Ideas From" from Flex Mentallo #3 (Vertigo, 1996) by Grant Morrison and Frank Quitely

Thursday, July 21, 2011

Where Are We?

"Where Are We?" from Super Dinosaur #3 (Image, 2011) by Robert Kirkman and Jason Howard

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Neon Genesis Evangelion vs. Shazam!

"Neon Genesis Evangelion vs. Shazam!" from Shazam!: The Monster Society of Evil #2 (DC, 2007) by Jeff Smith

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Surtur Comes!

"Surtur Comes!" from Thor #348 (Marvel, 1984) by Walt Simonson and Bob Wiacek

Monday, July 18, 2011

The Crossing

"The Crossing" from Age of Reptiles: The Journey #3 (Dark Horse, 2010) by Ricardo Delgado

Sunday, July 17, 2011

Legion Cruiser

"Legion Cruiser" from Superboy and the Legion of Super-Heroes #219 (DC, 1976) by Jim Shooter and Mike Grell

Saturday, July 16, 2011

Zatanna's Childhood Memories

"Zatanna's Childhood Memories" from Books of Magic vol.1 Book 1 (DC, 1990) by Neil Gaiman and John Bolton

Friday, July 15, 2011

Fantastic Bullpen

"Fantastic Bullpen" from What If? vol.1 #11 (Marvel, 1978) by Jack Kirby and Mike Royer

Thursday, July 14, 2011

Battle Doll

"Battle Doll" from Star-Spangled Comics #84 (DC, 1959) by Robert Kanigher and Jerry Grandenetti

The first ever appearance of French Resistance fighter Mademoiselle Marie. Have a good Bastille Day everybody!

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Still Running More Than 30 Years Later

"Still Running More Than 30 Years Later" from Omega the Unknown vol.2 #2 (Marvel, 2008) by Jonathan Lethem, Karl Rusnak and Farel Dalrymple

Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Omega's Making Strides

"Omega's Making Strides" from Omega the Unknown vol.1 #1 (Marvel, 1975) by Steve Gerber, Mary Skrenes and Jim Mooney

Monday, July 11, 2011

Kyle Baker's Guy Gardner

"Kyle Baker's Guy Gardner" from Justice League America #50 (DC, 1991) by Kyle Baker

Sunday, July 10, 2011

D-Day Drop

"D-Day Drop" from Captain America Comics 70th Anniversary Special #1 (Marvel, 2009) by James Robinson and Marcos Martin

Started with Captain America, ended with Captain America. Hope you enjoy this week-long salute to my neighbor to the South!

Saturday, July 9, 2011

American Media

"American Media" from Uncle Sam #2 (Vertigo, 1997) by Alex Ross

Friday, July 8, 2011

Don't Turn Your Back on the Lincoln Memorial

"Don't Turn Your Back on the Lincoln Memorial" from The Umbrella Academy: Dallas #1 (Dark Horse, 2008) by Gerard Way and Gabriel Ba

Thursday, July 7, 2011

And Now a Message From President Lincoln

"And Now a Message From President Lincoln" from Bill & Ted's Excellent Comic Book #1 (Marvel, 1991) by Evan Dorkin and Stephen DeStafano

Wednesday, July 6, 2011

You Maniacs! You Flooded It Up!

"You Maniacs! You Flooded It Up!" from Kamandi, The Last Boy on Earth #1 (DC, 1972) by Jack Kirby and Mike Royer

Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Stars and Stripes and Braces

"Stars and Stripes and Braces" from Stars and S.T.R.I.P.E. #9 (DC, 2000) by Geoff Johns, Scott Kolins and Dan Davis

Monday, July 4, 2011

Yellow-Armed Cap Is Scum

"Yellow-Armed Cap Is Scum" from Captain America vol.1 #136 (Marvel, 1972) by Steve Englehart, Sal Buscema and Frank McLaughlin

Happy Fourth of July to my Yankee cousins. Consequently, this will be a star-spangled week!

Sunday, July 3, 2011

Disco Ball of Death!

"Disco Ball of Death!" from Wonder Woman vol.1 #293 (DC, 1982) by Paul Levitz, Roy Thomas, Gene Colan and Frank McLaughlin

Saturday, July 2, 2011

What Price Ace?

"What Price Ace?" from All-American Men of War" #113 (DC, 1966) by Hank Chapman and Gene Colan

Friday, July 1, 2011

Earth Under the Gun

"Earth Under the Gun" from Phantom Zone #3 (DC, 1982) by Steve Gerber, Gene Colan and Tony DeZuniga