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Maximum Security: Thor vs. Ego (2000)

I typically don’t write about books this new, but being that this is a reprint of incredible material, I figured it was OK. When you can showcase something as special as a Silver Age Thor story, you gotta do it. 160 more words

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Detective 95 - Batman vs the Blaze, and the Boy Commandos in a haunted castle

Another generic Batman and Robin cover on Detective 95 (Jan. 45), but considering the villain in this issue, it’s no loss.

The Blaze is introduced in this Mort Weisinger story, and thanks to Dick Sprang’s art, he looks interesting.  192 more words

Detective 85 - the Joker's Double, the Crimson Avenger vs Lone Wolf, and the Boy Commandos vs Agent Axis

Bill Finger and Dick Sprang provide the first of many variations of this story, in which a criminal adopts the guise and/or style of crime of the Joker, in order to deflect suspicion from themselves. 258 more words

The Fantasticast Episode 107: Fantastic Four #93 - At The Mercy Of Torgo

Yet Another Piece Of The Action, See?

Hello, and welcome to episode 107 of The Fantasticast, see? Each week, Steve Lacey and Andy Leyland guide you through every issue, guest-appearance and cameo of The Fantastic Four, see? 217 more words

Stan Lee

Detective 81 - the Cavalier debuts, Wing becomes a reporter, and the Boy Commandos meet General MacArthur

The Cavalier is introduced in Detective 81 (Nov. 43), a thief with a code of chivalry, created by Bob Kane.

The Cavalier performs a series of thefts of apparently worthless obejcts: a baseball, a toy bat, etc.  328 more words

Silver Surfer (vol. 2) #1, 1982

In this awesome issue, we see the Silver Surfer, as he’s trying to break the curse put on him by his former master, Galactus, and leave Earth. 148 more words

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The Fantasticast Episode 106: Fantastic Four #92 - Ben Grimm, Killer

Another Piece Of The Action, See?

Hello, and welcome to episode 106 of The Fantasticast, see? Each week, Steve Lacey and Andy Leyland guide you through every issue, guest-appearance and cameo of The Fantastic Four, see? 181 more words

Stan Lee