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Luke Blanchard's Discussions

Silver and Bronze Quiz! FOES OF THE JLA, part three

Started this discussion. Last reply by Commander Benson Dec 13, 2019. 23 Replies

Silver and Bronze Quiz! FOES OF THE JLA, part two

Started this discussion. Last reply by Philip Portelli Dec 8, 2019. 14 Replies

Silver and Bronze Quiz! FOES OF THE JLA, part one

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Luke Blanchard replied to Jeff of Earth-J's discussion Post-Ditko Doctor Strange
"There's also a reference to Barnabas in the dialogue of Fantastic Four #94. They're his own assessments based on the writers' traits. He posted a complete list here."
12 hours ago
Luke Blanchard replied to PowerBook Pete, the Mad Mod's discussion Anything, Everything, or Nothing At All
"Lucky, that. From Strange Adventures #9."
16 hours ago
Luke Blanchard replied to Philip Portelli's discussion TEEN TITANS (1976-79)
"Rozakis's view of Duela's age was - my paraphrase - one doesn't have to be consistent about comparative ages. There's a bit in Batman Family where Duela says her father resented her birth because he wanted twins. That indicates…"
Monday
Luke Blanchard replied to Philip Portelli's discussion TEEN TITANS (1976-79)
"It is? "Corbeau" is "raven" in French."
Monday
Luke Blanchard replied to Jeff of Earth-J's discussion Post-Ditko Doctor Strange
"I've not seen the pencils: that would be the guy Spider-Man is webbing, I think? He's not Father Time but Fawcett's version of Captain Midnight, the radio hero, but with Captain Marvel's wrist-pieces instead of gloves. Captain…"
Monday
Luke Blanchard replied to Philip Portelli's discussion TEEN TITANS (1976-79)
"Dr Light's appearance in #44 explains his use in New Teen Titans in the 80s. Bumblebee resembles a black superheroine who appeared in Skywald's B&W title Hell-Rider in 1971. I think Mal is wearing a helmet or cowl with an open face…"
Friday
Luke Blanchard replied to Jeff of Earth-J's discussion Post-Kirby Fantastic Four
"That's how that last year strikes me too. In the later 1960s the companies transitioned to having the original art done on a smaller page size. I've seen it argued that one effect was the amount of dialogue was cut back, and I think it…"
Jan 20
Luke Blanchard replied to PowerBook Pete, the Mad Mod's discussion Anything, Everything, or Nothing At All
"Superboy and Captain Future"
Jan 19
Luke Blanchard replied to Jeff of Earth-J's discussion Post-Kirby Fantastic Four
"The Sub-Mariner/Magneto storyline was likely Lee's; it's a return to stuff he did with Kirby in the first third of the run, and Namor's occupation of New York recycles Fantastic Four Annual #1. To my surprise, Mike's Amazing…"
Jan 19
Luke Blanchard replied to Jeff of Earth-J's discussion Post-Kirby Fantastic Four
"Plotting involves coming up with ideas and working the stories out in detail. It's certain Lee and Kirby both came up with plot ideas. I think the plotting-in-detail was more usually Lee's early on and Kirby's later. The SHIELD…"
Jan 18
Luke Blanchard replied to Randy Jackson's discussion Walt Simonson's Thor
"I think more of this stuff has gone on than we realise: comics influencing movies and TV. The super-car in The Spy Who Loved Me can be explained as an updated version of the Aston Martin, but it's awfully like the ones from the 1960s SHIELD…"
Jan 16
Luke Blanchard replied to Jeff of Earth-J's discussion Doctor Strange (solo)
"The central twist of "While the World Spins Mad!" was reused from "The World Beyond" in Strange Tales #122. I don't mean this as a slam: I find such things interesting."
Jan 15
Luke Blanchard replied to John Dunbar's discussion Marvel and DC Golden, Silver, and Bronze Age collections
"Robert Bernstein certain wrote for Atlas: O'Hearn has posted was credited in the artist's signature on Black Rider stories he did with Jay Scott Pike. The character is a copy of the Durango Kid, a movie character played by Charles…"
Jan 13
Luke Blanchard replied to John Dunbar's discussion Marvel and DC Golden, Silver, and Bronze Age collections
"Apparently, "The Princess in the Atom" in #25 was by Ray Cummings and continued in #26. Martin O'Hearn has a post on Ray Cummings's work on "Captain America" here. "Golden Girl" from #66 was written by…"
Jan 12
Luke Blanchard replied to Steve W's discussion A Cover a Day
"Re Superman 2020, it was a back-up feature in the vein of the 30th century Superman stories of the 1960s. 2020 was depicted as an era of futuristic fashions and fantastic technology like flying cars. New Metropolis was an aerial city. The hero was…"
Jan 10
Luke Blanchard replied to Captain Comics's discussion Where have all the big movies gone? To 2021, that's where
"I think it does matter in Shang-Chi's case. It's what sets him apart from other martial arts heroes, and their conflict is the strong storyline connected to the character."
Jan 10

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At 6:44am on June 27, 2009, Cavaliere (moderator emeritus) said…
Luke! Glad you made it to the new site, Legionnaire!
At 12:35am on March 8, 2010, Cavaliere (moderator emeritus) said…
Happy birthday, Luke.
At 10:11pm on March 8, 2011, Cavaliere (moderator emeritus) said…
Happy birthday, Luke.
At 12:28pm on March 18, 2014, Kirk G said…

Henry K has asked me to relay an invitation to you:  I'd appreciate it if you could let Luke Blanchard, Phillip Portelli, and anyone else who posted in my "NEW GODS", "WESTERNS" and "BIBLE" threads know about my KIRBY LAND group.

After a Jack Kirby Fan Group forum was hijacked by an unscrupulous individual on Facebook, Henry began his own forum, titled "Kirbyland" where he, and like-minded individuals continue to promote their beliefs on Facebook.    

He wanted you to know.

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