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Preview: SWAMP THING #1 (OF 6)

Swamp Thing returns in an all-new series written by his co-creator, legendary writer Len Wein!

Swamp Thing has received an ominous warning, and now he finds himself under attack from the forces of dark magic. 20 more words


The First Superhero?

I’ve been assembling an ur-team of Avengers for my book On the Origin of Superheroes, and my first-ever superhero award goes to the Golem. He’s super-strong, impervious to pain, and, when made from clay, can even shapeshift a bit. 1,267 more words

Tales of the Zombie 6, 1974 "Child of Darkness!"

The Marvel black and white magazines from the Bronze Age are nothing short or astonishing. The painted covers, great creators, and over-sized goodness are just a few reasons why I’ve decided to make a concerted effort to grab more every time I hit a convention. 180 more words

Comic Books

Swamp Thing: Dark Genesis

Longbox Graveyard #153

Halloween is a month away, but all of October is Monster Month for me, and to kick things off I offer an especially timely  726 more words

DC Comics

The Incredible Hulk 197, 1976 "...And Man-Thing Makes Three!"

Since October is now upon us, my blog will feature nothing but horror comics. Although it does feature this genre often, I couldn’t wait for this month to come because I love horror comics! 212 more words

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