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Doctor Strange #42, 1980 "The Black Mirror!"

I think you’d be hard pressed to find a better cover/interior combination than this one. Gene Colan’s career had already seen some of the highest of the highs at this point, having already spanned over thirty years. 160 more words

Comic Books

The X-Men

“Da na na na NA NA!”

That’s supposed to be the X-Men Animated Series theme song. Remember that? If you’re a member of my generation, should be a fond memory… 1,260 more words


Uncanny X-Men #190 (1985, February)

Today’s one of the weirder X-Men comics. By Claremont and JRJr, “An Age Undreamed Of.”

Manhattan has been transformed to a more primitive time. An energy curtain surrounds the city, and anything passing through the curtain is immediately transformed, as well. 1,227 more words


Doctor Strange #38, 1979 "Eye of the Beholder!"

To close out the 1970’s, Chris Claremont had a short stint on this title, as it had become a bit of a merry-go-round of creative teams for the last couple of years. 158 more words

Comic Books

Uncompleted Stories: d'Arc Tangent

Talk about an uncompleted story! d’Arc Tangent appeared in 1982, a black and white magazine in the format used by the very popular Elfquest. It was co-created by Phil Foglio (already a well-known cartoonist in SF circles) and Freff, a working name for Connor Freff Cochran, a writer-artist with no previous and no subsequent credits. 2,015 more words

Comics And Graphic Novels

Essential X-Men Vol. 8

First Published: December 2007

Contents: Uncanny X-Men #229 (May 1988) to #243 (April 1989); Uncanny X-Men Annual #12 (1988); and X-Factor #36 (January 1989) to #39 (April 1989) 680 more words

Marvel Essentials

Marvel: Big Hero 6

Big Hero 6
by Chris Claremont, David Nakayama

This book review is about a series of comic books: Big Hero 6, published by Marvel… 259 more words

Book Review