Tag Archives: Jack Kirby

KIRBYOLOGY: Jack Kirby Is My Religion

KIRBYOLOGY: Jack Kirby Is My Religion

It’s been a tough couple of years. I’ve had a bunch of family problems. My so-called career as a freelance writer has been dicey. I wrote a book that flopped. My dog, contrary to my commands, keeps aging. The country and planet are going to hell in an orange bucket. A mid-life crisis is looming,

COMICS CLASSROOM: The Role of Comics in Politics and Art [Part 1]

A question I come across rather frequently on the internet while reading reviews and commentaries of recent comics is the following. “What place is there for comics in political discussions?” I’ve always been more than a little baffled by this for a few reasons, chief among which are: the two iconic standard bearers of both

Review: NEW GODS SPECIAL #1

NEW GODS SPECIAL #1 Written by Shane Davis, Walter Simonson Art by Shane Davis, Michelle Delecki, Alex Sinclair, Troy Peteri, Dave Lanphear, Walter Simonson, Laura Martin, John Workman, Jack Kirby, Vince Colletta, John Constanza, Mike Royer Published by DC Comics Release Date: August 2, 2017 One hundred. That’s how old Jack Kirby would have been

Simon & Kirby’s FIGHTING AMERICAN Begins Anew at Titan

To celebrate Simon & Kirby’s legendary patriot hero, Fighting American, ​returning to comics​ – Titan Comics’ new series debuts on October 11, 2017 – the date of Joe Simon’s birthday, and also during the Kirby centennial year – with an incredible cover by fan-favorite artists, Terry Dodson and Rachel Dodson! Hard times require hard heroes

Review: KAMANDI CHALLENGE #1

KAMANDI CHALLENGE #1 Part 1: Story and Art by Dan DiDio, Keith Giffen, and Scott Koblish Part 2: Written by Dan Abnett Art by Dale Eaglesham Colors (both parts) by Hi-Fi Published by DC Comics Release Date: January 25, 2017 A bold experiment in comics storytelling begins, as fourteen creative teams take on the task

TRADE WAITING: May 2016

It’s been a long time and we certainly shouldn’t have left you without some dope trades to step to, so we’re bringing you the hottest trade paperbacks, collected editions, and graphic novels for in this edition of “Trade Waiting” – your monthly spotlight of noteworthy comic book collections that are being released this May and

TRADE WAITING: Week of March 16, 2016

Welcome back to another week of new comic books my fellow aficionados! It’s time for a look at this week’s hottest trade paperbacks, collected editions, and graphic novels in this edition of “Trade Waiting” – your weekly spotlight of five noteworthy comic book collections that are being released this coming Wednesday and why you should

IDW Announces JACK KIRBY’S THE MIGHTY THOR ARTIST’S EDITION

San Diego, CA (December 21, 2015) – IDW Publishing is pleased to announce Jack Kirby’s The Mighty Thor Artist’s Edition—the very first Marvel Comics Artist’s Edition to feature Kirby’s work. This mammoth 15” x 22” hardcover collection includes classic complete stories from Journey Into Mystery #111, #117, #118, and other stories, plus a beautiful gallery

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