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Gobots on Earth and War of the Gobots Super Adventure Books (Golden, 1984)

What’s interesting about these books is that they were illustrated by comics legend Steve Ditko, co-creator of Spider-Man and creator of Doctor Strange. It’s hard to believe now that someone like him would do art for a kid’s book about a second-rate transforming robot franchise, but comics artists and writers at the time held no rights to their work, and worship at the altar of pop culture was not a mainstream pursuit. 110 more words

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'Doctor Strange': Set Photos of Benedict Cumberbatch & Possible Origin Story Plot Details

DISCLAIMER: This may be a bit of a spoiler on the “possible” plot of Marvel’s ‘Doctor Strange’.

This will be one of the most unique Marvel films to date as an all-star cast will fall into a realm of magic and sorcery while still being considered superheroes. 250 more words


The Amazing Spider-Man #1

Boy was I a fool. If you had told me before today that Steve Ditko was alive and well I would have called you a damn liar. 1,050 more words


Happy 88th birthday, Steve Ditko

Today, Nov. 2, is the 88th birthday of artist Steve Ditko. In an era when Marvel Comics characters are big business at the movie, Ditko was one of the people who made that possible. 206 more words

Journey into Mystery 14, 1974 "When Wakes the Sphinx!"

Another post on the same day? Uh, yeah, because it’s Halloween (and there will be a few more, too!). Hopefully by the time this post hits the airwaves, I’ll be enjoying some great deals at… 268 more words

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