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Comics Guide for Nov. 6, 2013

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Let's try something new this week: Let's lead with the comics the publishers are most proud of, judging by the press releases and previews. They're not really my picks, even though I plan to pick up…Continue

Comics for 2 October 2013

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Marvel Comics solicitations for October 2011 Part 2: Collections, posters

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Captain Comics replied to Newsboy's discussion Comics Guide for Nov. 6, 2013
"Cool! Thanks for the spade-work, Jeff!"
Nov 8, 2013
Jeff of Earth-J replied to Newsboy's discussion Comics Guide for Nov. 6, 2013
"PLANET COMICS: Maybe it was Flethcher Hanks I was thinking of and not Basil Wolverton. (If Flethcer Hanks never did any work for Planet Comics, please don’t tell me!) All I know is that Planet Comics has a certain reputation among Golden Age…"
Nov 6, 2013
Rob Staeger (Grodd Mod) replied to Newsboy's discussion Comics Guide for Nov. 6, 2013
"A slim week for me: The Movement: This is one of the few New 52 comics I'm keeping up with. I like it a lot: the main characters have picked a big fight with the cops, and they don't really think things through. Simone seems aware that the…"
Nov 5, 2013
Luke Blanchard replied to Newsboy's discussion Comics Guide for Nov. 6, 2013
"Chuck Dixon wrote Eclipse's Airboy series in the 80s, early in his comics career.   Mark Evanier was one of the writers of the Garfield and Friends cartoon."
Nov 5, 2013
Captain Comics replied to Newsboy's discussion Comics Guide for Nov. 6, 2013
"No worries, Jeff. My own gestalt of Golden Age books outside of Timely, National and Quality is pretty poor. That's one reason I'll be reading the Planet Comics reprints -- not only to learn what's in there, but to learn what…"
Nov 5, 2013
Luke Blanchard replied to Newsboy's discussion Comics Guide for Nov. 6, 2013
"The title he did a string of SF/horror covers for was Key Publications's Weird Tales of the Future. The only other Wolverton SF cover the GCD found for me was the Spacehawk one on Target Comics v.1 #7. The GCD also attributes the cover…"
Nov 5, 2013
Jeff of Earth-J replied to Newsboy's discussion Comics Guide for Nov. 6, 2013
"Priest & Bright / Quantum & Woody: Glad to hear it! I'll certainly give it a look, especially if it's a continuation of the original continuity. PLANET COMICS: Obviously, I am insane. I don't know what I was thinking of. Maybe…"
Nov 5, 2013
Emerkeith Davyjack replied to Newsboy's discussion Comics Guide for Nov. 6, 2013
"...PLANET COMICS apparently had a series where an alien who spoke sentences mixed-up had the immortal line , " Me to your leader take ! " Uncle-great certain trainer of Jedis of ?????????"
Nov 4, 2013
Emerkeith Davyjack commented on Newsboy's blog post Alex Ross returns to Marvel for special 75th Anniversary covers!
"...PETER THE LITTLE PEST !!! PETER THE LITTLE PEST !!! (Petey)"
Nov 4, 2013
Captain Comics replied to Newsboy's discussion Comics Guide for Nov. 6, 2013
"A couple of quick thoughts, mostly in answer to JoEJ: Priest & Bright will be doing a Q&W miniseries soon. Starting January, I think. PS Artbooks has canceled and re-solicited Dick Briefer's Frankenstein and Planet Comics Vols. 1-3…"
Nov 4, 2013
Luke Blanchard replied to Newsboy's discussion Comics Guide for Nov. 6, 2013
"I don't think any Basil Wolverton stories appeared in Planet Comics. Spacehawk appeared in Target Comics from Novelty Press."
Nov 4, 2013
Jeff of Earth-J replied to Newsboy's discussion Comics Guide for Nov. 6, 2013
"A&A/Q&W: Archer & Armstrong was one of my favorite Valiant titles; Quantum & Woody was not. I wanted so badly to like the new A&A that I stayed with it much longer than I normally would have, but I re-read the entire (BWS and…"
Nov 4, 2013
Travis Herrick (Modular Mod) replied to Newsboy's discussion Comics Guide for Nov. 6, 2013
"'A Treasury of XXth Century Murder MADISON SQUARE TRAGEDY: The Murder of Stanford White' by Rick Geary - I just got into these books the past year or so. I've always heard good things, but never actually saw one. I've dove…"
Nov 4, 2013
Luke Blanchard replied to Newsboy's discussion Comics Guide for Nov. 6, 2013
"The Swiss struggle for independence is the background of the William Tell story, although he isn't a historical figure."
Nov 4, 2013
The Baron replied to Newsboy's discussion Comics Guide for Nov. 6, 2013
"Regarding Wolfsmund, I have no idea. Bear in mind that manga just sort of tend to sooner or later feature women with large breasts. I've seen economics manga (They exist!) that feature naked women."
Nov 4, 2013
The Baron replied to Newsboy's discussion Comics Guide for Nov. 6, 2013
"I don't like the art on Naruto, either, but it's hugely popular, apparently.   Yeah, Pokemon is fairly twisted if you think about it. Supposedly, it grew out of the fact that Japanese boys used to )and may still do, for aught I know)…"
Nov 4, 2013

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