Ok, how about this for an idea.  We take it in turns to post a favourite (British spelling) comic cover every day.  This went really well on the comic fan website that I used to frequent.  What we tried to do was find a theme or subject and follow that, until we all got bored with that theme.  I'd like to propose a theme of letters of the alphabet. So, for the remainder of October (only 5 days) and all of November, we post comic cover pictures associated with the letter "A".  Then in December, we post covers pertaining to the letter "B".  The association to the letter can be as tenuous as you want it to be. For example I could post a cover from "Adventure Comics" or "Amazing Spider Man".  However Spider Man covers can also be posted when we're on the letter "S".  Adventure Comic covers could also be posted when we're on the letter "L" if they depict the Legion of Super Heroes.  So, no real hard, fast rules - in fact the cleverer the interpretation of the letter, the better, as far as I'm concerned.

And it's not written in stone that we have to post a cover every day. There may be some days when no cover gets posted. There's nothing wrong with this, it just demonstrates that we all have lives to lead.

If everyone's in agreement I'd like to kick this off with one of my favourite Action Comic covers, from January 1967. Curt Swan really excelled himself here.

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Mice on bikes?

Another sidecar



Jeff of Earth-J said:

I have a feeling someone might have posted this earlier. If, so, I apologise...

I guess some of us do lose our heads over reposts.

ha, good one.

Here's a slightly more laid back motorcyclist...

Ok, so this next one isn't a cover, it's an advertisement, but it was issued by a company that were based just up the road from where I was born so I feel a deep affinity to it...

A couple more with Black Cat.

I think that Junior's doing all the work here!

A trio of motorcycle covers from...

The X-Men

Y: The Last Man

DragonBall Z (sadly, although there is a comic called Z Men, none of its covers feature motorbikes)

I don't suppose anyone else has a set of covers for A, B and C?

Is this what you are looking for?

Neat!  Not just A, B and C, but AA, BB and CC!

More Euro-bikers:



Steve W said:

ha, good one.

Here's a slightly more laid back motorcyclist...

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