Jack Kirby’s strange and obscure Fourth World, all-female fighting force, battles their way in to their own series…finally!
This past Monday, August 28th, would have been the “King” Jack Kirby’s 100th birthday! The comic book legend has had a hand in creating or co-crating pretty much all of … Continue reading #Kirby100 Lives On In “The Black Racer And Shilo Norman Special #1” On The Wednesday Run
The summer of #Kirby100 celebrations continues! This month, the “King”, Jack Kirby, would have been 100 years old. His world-renowned comic book creations (Avengers, X-Men, Fantastic Four, Fourth World characters, … Continue reading #Kirby100 Continues With The Escape-Tastic “Mister Miracle #1” On The Wednesday Run
Hierarchical social categories and comic books. Status, ruling class, and sub species. And “King” Jack Kirby. The theme of social status was the starting point of Kirby’s New Gods comic … Continue reading It’s A Lower Class Bug Out With ‘Bug!: The Adventures Of A Forager #1’ On The Wednesday Run
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 – Justice League #1 (1987)
Every Wednesday, JP makes the after-work run to his local downtown comic book shop. Comics arrive on Wednesdays you see and JP, fearful that the latest issue will sell out, … Continue reading The Wednesday Run – February 23, 2011