Blah Blah Blog – Your Name is Frankenstein

A post from my Marvel blog of years gone by, this one re-presenting a classic story from 1953. As I've already done an entire separate write-up on this story elsewhere on this page, I'll simply direct you to rather that reposting the pages yet again here. Your Name is Frankenstein June 23, 2008 | … Continue reading Blah Blah Blog – Your Name is Frankenstein

Comics Creators in the Wild 7

Another awesome assemblage of photographic images of comic book creators taken in years and decades past. Stan Lee with presentation board, circa 1976 John Romita, early 1970s John Romita and Stan Lee, circa 1970 Herb Trimpe, circa 1972 Mark Gruenwald at home, circa 1994 Not 100% certain who this is in the Marvel offices with … Continue reading Comics Creators in the Wild 7

Forgotten Masterpiece: MENACE #7

From time to time throughout the years, writer/editor Stan Lee would attempt to put a particular focus of quality on a given title, and try to make it stand out from the rest of the many offerings being published by Marvel, then Atlas. These efforts typically didn't last long, and one gets the impression that … Continue reading Forgotten Masterpiece: MENACE #7