Gene Colan’s The Tomb of Dracula is a must-have for any comic book fan or historian or lover of art, sequential, horror, or otherwise.
The fall season. It is a time when the leaves turn shades of red and yellow and brown, then die and pile forlornly on the ground below. It is a … Continue reading 31 Days Of Horror: Tomb Of Dracula: The Complete Collection Vol. 1
Star-Lord, Gamora, Drax the Destroyer, Rocket Raccoon, Groot, these are the names and characters we associate as the Guardians of the Galaxy – but the truth is that for decades … Continue reading Who Were the Original Guardians of the Galaxy?
In the first part of this essay, I briefly sketched the construction of American memories of World War II that began slightly before the war and continue into the … Continue reading Biff Bam Pop’s It’s All Connected – Just a Kid from Brooklyn: Captain America, American Memories of World War II, and the MCU, Part II
Each week, one of Biff Bam Pop’s illustrious writers will delve into one of their favorite things. Perhaps it’s a movie or album they’ve carried with them for years. Maybe … Continue reading Ensley F. Guffey On… War Comics
You know what they say. If it walks like a duck…and, uh, has an acerbic wit, solves weird cases as the Marvel Universe’s only white-feathered Private Eye, and has the … Continue reading Howard The Duck #1 Will Quack You Up On The Wednesday Run
The film, Guardians of the Galaxy, is less than a month away, and the promotion engines at Marvel are going full blast. First there’s the amazing faux travel site, Galaxy … Continue reading The Guardians of the Galaxy – Animated
Every other week, Jason Shayer will highlight an issue or a run of issues pulled from the horde of comic book long boxes that occupy more room in his house … Continue reading 31 Days Of Horror 2013: Tales From The Long Box – Night Force (1982)
Dracula. Yeah, Dracula. The king of the vampires is not the sort of ‘villain’ one would expect to cross swords with Earth’s Mightiest Heroes, is it? Odd choice, but not … Continue reading Avengers Assemble S01 E05: Blood Feud
Every other week, Jason Shayer will highlight an issue or a run of issues pulled from the horde of comic book long boxes that occupy more room in his house … Continue reading Tales from the Longbox – Tomb of Dracula (1970s)
Marvel Comics’ The Tomb of Dracula, by writer Marv Wolfman, artist Gene Colan and inker Tom Palmer, was one of the more underrated, but still perhaps one of the best … Continue reading 31 Days of Horror – The Tomb of Dracula
We’ve been here before, haven’t we? You remember. The night. An evil force needing banishment. A summoning of heroes. And, in the spirit of my favourite television show these days … Continue reading The Night Is A Force To Be Reckoned With On The Wednesday Run – March 7, 2012