Tag Archives: Experiment

Jeff Bonivert’s Atomic Man

“And now, for something completely different!” I’m digging deep for this one. The ’80s saw a lot of interesting, fun, odd, independent comics. Jeff Bonivert’s Atomic Man Comics was one of them. I don’t remember just how I first encountered Jeff Bonivert’s … Continue reading

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Heads Up!

A suggestion was made to me recently that it would be good if I were to do some kind of a post here that displayed a number of different styles together, all at once. So this is what I came … Continue reading

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Qui est Cette Fille?

I’m continuing with the theme from last time, talking about good comics I’ve read recently. The reason this post’s title is in French will become clear in a bit. This time out, it’s Paul Tobin and Colleen Coover’s Bandette. From … Continue reading

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“…Suddenly a White Rabbit…”

You’re seeing a reinterpretation here of the cover to Marvel Team-Up #131. I must confess that I know absolutely nothing about the White Rabbit, or how much of a connection she has to the character that appeared in the Lewis … Continue reading

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The Mighty…Motor Scooter??

Not long ago, I received an email from my friend and mentor, Larry Houston. He’d stumbled across the existence of this toy motor scooter from the ’60s that had a figure of Thor riding it. Marx Toys had apparently licensed … Continue reading

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Zita’s Back!

If you’ve checked in on my site from time to time, you may have seen my posting about the graphic novel Zita the Spacegirl last year. My last comment on the subject then (directed at author Ben Hatke) was “…I … Continue reading

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“…The Cool Exec with a Heart of Steel.”

This time out, it’s the invincible Iron Man! Thanks to the recent movies, now even more people know Tony Stark’s alter ego. Obviously I’m not doing the movie version here. Instead, this is the outfit that first comes to mind for … Continue reading

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“We’ve Got You Covered!”

Perhaps some of you reading this might be familiar with the Covered Blog. If not, it’s a site where artists are challenged to take an existing, published comic book cover and reinterpret it. The results can be interesting, and I … Continue reading

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It’s the Fourth of July!

It’s Independence Day today in the U.S. of A.! That usually means time off, doing fun things like picnics or barbecues with friends, possibly taking in a fireworks show (depending on where you live), and maybe hopefully even giving a … Continue reading

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The Original Black Cat

This time out, for no special reason, here is the original Black Cat. I’ve kind of had a soft spot for Harvey Comics’ version of the Black Cat from the golden age for a while now. If you’re not familiar with … Continue reading

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