Daily Scans - May 24th, 2009
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Adam Warren draws Wolverine|
ETA: Now with added legality!
Tags: char: wolverine/logan/james howlett, creator: adam warren, publisher: marvel comics
The Last Boy on Earth...|
It has been brought to my attention that I have never posted Kamadi first adventure as he goes fourth in a harsh world...
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Tags: char: ben boxer, char: dr. canus, char: kamandi, creator: jack kirby, publisher: dc comics, title: kamandi the last boy on earth
Golden Age Wonder Woman Crack|
This was first published in 1945.
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Tags: char: etta candy, char: paula von gunther, char: steve trevor, char: wonder woman/diana of themyscira, creator: william moulton marston, era: golden age, publisher: dc comics, title: wonder woman
A little something for the long weekend....|
As it's a long weekend in the UK (well, chunks of it) and the US, I thought I'd repost an "activity post" from S_D 1.0
The results last time were... memorable to say the least, and I'm hoping for more here! :)
From the brighter, happier days of 1984 comes....
Tags: char: batman/bruce wayne, char: green lantern/hal jordan, char: raven/rachel roth, char: robin/nightwing/dick grayson, char: supergirl/linda danvers, char: superman/clark kent, char: wonder woman/diana of themyscira, creator: jose luis garcia-lopez
Dick Grayson: Ever the Detective|
(From JLA/The Titans #1, co-written by Devin Grayson and Phil Jimenez, penciled by Jimenez.)
Tags: char: batman/bruce wayne, char: robin/nightwing/dick grayson, creator: devin grayson, creator: phil jimenez, in-joke: context is for the weak, publisher: dc comics, title: jla/the titans
Its Legion Try-out Time!|
Current Mood: sore
Tags: char: chameleon boy/reep daggle, char: cosmic boy/rokk krinn, char: element lad/alchemist/jan arrah, char: emerald empress/cera kesh, char: ferro lad/andrew nolan, char: lightning lad/livewire/garth ranzz, char: saturn girl/imra ardeen, char: sun boy/inferno/dirk morgna, char: ultra boy/jo nah, group: legion of super-heroes, in-joke: herodickery, publisher: dc comics, title: legionnaires
NuSpidey status quo: OH SHIT STAN LEE'S GOING ROGUE|
Stan Lee to Marvel: "Fuck you, and fuck your retcons."
Robot 6 @ Comic Book Resources >> Fan letters save Spider-Man’s marriage — in the comic stripHA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA
At the beginning of the year, the Spider-Man newspaper strip received a bit of a makeover that brought it in step with comic book continuity. Echoing “Brand New Day,” the strip reverted Peter Parker to an unmarried student living with his Aunt May. Mephisto not included, it was just an abrupt change to the status quo.
“In keeping with the new Spider-Man story line at Marvel Comics, we, too, are going back to Spidey’s roots. He’s single, and attending college. Now let the surprises begin!” the editors wrote back in January.
Well, surprise! — fans of the strip weren’t very happy with the change. The editors have decided to “bow to your letters” and return the strip to the previous set-up. Writing off the last few months as a dream, Peter Parker woke up today to find his wife, in a Dallas-style homage, getting ready to shower:
Read the entire strip — and humorous commentary — over at The Comics Curmudgeon.
Everyone, thank tetsuo_great for alerting me to this. :)
Tags: char: mary jane watson, char: spider-man/peter parker, medium: newspaper comic
The Amazing Spider-Man's Guide To Good Living|
Tags: char: spider-man/peter parker, creator: tom defalco, in-joke: context is for the weak, publisher: marvel comics, series: spider-man's guide to good livin, title: amazing spider-man
Request: Lois (being awesome) and Superman|
The Man of Steel is a mini-series that was published in 1986. It showcases important events/encounters in Superman's life.
The second issue is devoted to the awesome of Lois Lane.
Tags: char: jimmy olsen, char: lois lane, char: perry white, char: superman/clark kent, creator: dick giordano, creator: john byrne, in-joke: herodickery, publisher: dc comics
Bo Obama: Comic Book Star!|
First Dog Bo Obama stars in Puppy Power comic book
First dog Bo Obama will be the hero of his own comic book when “Puppy Power: Bo Obama,” written by Paul J. Salamoff and drawn by Emmy Award winning Disney and Warner Brothers artist Keith Tucker is released in September.
It will be offered with two covers, by Joshua Labello and Keith Tucker.
In this comic, Bo gives children an insider’s look at the White House, showing them who the real “top dog” is in Washington.
The suggested retail price is $3.99.
Lockjaw and the Pet Avengers Meet First Dog Bo Obama
Spider-Man may have had the pleasure of meeting the 44th President of the United States, but now it’s the Pet Avengers’ turn to team with a member of the Obama clan – First Dog Bo Obama.
The furriest team of heroes in the Marvel Universe will soon be joined by Bo in Lockjaw and the Pet Avengers #3 (MAY090507D, $2.99) – expected to ship this July along with a Niko Henrichon Variant (MAY090508D, $2.99). The famous canine will then return for a full guest appearance in the fourth issue, which will be solicited in June’s Marvel PREVIEWS.
In this third issue, Bo aids Lockjaw, Lockheed, Redwing, Hairball, the new Frog Thor, and more super-hero companions in their quest for the Infinity Gems, which will lead the team to the bottom of the ocean and bring them face-to-furry-face with Giganto.
Tags: char: bo obama, publisher: marvel comics, title: lockjaw and the pet avengers
Robert Downey Jr's Sherlock Holmes, plus Planetary and news on a Dr Jekyll/Mr Hyde film|
( Trailer behind link, and when Elijah Snow met Holmes for legality )
In semi-related news, Keanu Reeves is set to play Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde,
Downey is a competant actor who has shown in films such as Chaplin that he can do an English accent, yell about this instead if you want to yell about miscasting.
Tags: char: dracula, char: sherlock holmes, creator: warren ellis, title: planetary
Who is Blonde Justice? Someone familiar?|
Tags: char: blonde justice, creator: christopher mills, creator: joe staton, publisher: ape