Lee & Kirby: THE CHARACTER WRITE-UPS OF STAN LEE

I'm fairly certain that I came across these documents at Scott Edelman's blog. In any case, Scott was one of those who found these documents preserved in the back of a drawer in the Marvel offices and hung onto them. Around 1966, as Marvel was beginning to make its first faltering in-roads into other media, … Continue reading Lee & Kirby: THE CHARACTER WRITE-UPS OF STAN LEE

Blah Blah Blog – Iron Man and Me

A post from my long-gone Marvel blog written the week the first IRON MAN film opened and discussing my history with the character. Iron Man and Me April 29, 2008 | 1:00 AM | By Tom_Brevoort | In General Because absolutely nobody asked, in honor of Iron Man week, here's a quick rundown of my … Continue reading Blah Blah Blog – Iron Man and Me

BHOC: IRON MAN #81

It was a sad reality of the 1970s that for most of that decade, IRON MAN was a book that just wasn't very good. Today he's at the forefront of worldwide consciousness about Marvel thanks to Robert Downey Jr's performance as Tony Stark in the films--but in the 1970s, his series trundled along, a lower-middle … Continue reading BHOC: IRON MAN #81