Tag Archives: Jack Kirby

ComicCon@Home: Bob’s Saturday 7/24/2021 Panels reviewed

This is part 2 of my Blog about ComicCon@Home 2021 video panels, which will cover panels that originally aired on Saturday, July 24th, 2021 but can be streamed at ANY time after their original air-time, which another great thing about … Continue reading

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WonderCon@Home: Bob’s Friday 3/26/2021 Panels reviewed

I love the @Home comic convention format, mostly because my favorite part of conventions run by the Comic-Con International people are the EXCELLENT panels they put on.  For people who go to conventions to hang around on the dealer floor, … Continue reading

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ComicCon@Home: Bob’s Sunday 7/26 Panels reviewed

The inaugural ComicCon@Home 2020 is complete!  8 panels today for a total of 41 panels pretty much all focused on comic books, comic book history, and the craft of making comics.  Pretty darned good for a convention that according to … Continue reading

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ComicCon@Home: Bob’s Friday 7/24 Panels reviewed

Friday of ComicCon@Home is complete!   I did better today than yesterday… 11 panels (same as yesterday) but today I really enjoyed all 11 of them, whereas a couple yesterday were kind of duds for me.  That’s 22 panels in 2 … Continue reading

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SDCC 2018: Conspicuous Consumerism Edition

For a lot of people, Comic Con International: San Diego (know by many as San Diego Comic-Con, or simply SDCC) is all about getting stuff.  Free stuff. Exclusive stuff. Or just cool stuff that catches your eye.  The show floor … Continue reading

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2016 Favorites of the Year: Bob Bretall

It’s time for the last installment where the four regular ComicSpectrum contributors for 2016 have each shared their “Top 10” list for 2016. We are not declaring our favorites to be magically the “best” things produced, but rather just  what … Continue reading

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Bob’s Top 10: San Diego Comic Con International 2016

I did so many great things at Comic Con International: San Diego this year! I went out of my way to focus on comics and only comics, so I had a different experience than almost anyone else there, since even … Continue reading

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Jack Kirby Fans: Visit Los Angeles before Oct. 10th, 2015 If Possible

I visited the Gallery Show “Comic Book Apocalypse: The Graphic World of Jack Kirby at California State University, Northridge this weekend.   It was my first time back on campus since I graduated with my BS degree back in 1985 and … Continue reading

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Bob’s Top 10: San Diego Comic Con International 2015

I had a GREAT time at San Diego Comic Con International 2015.  It was my 26th year at the show and this time around I really focused on attending panels instead of buying stuff down on the show floor (though … Continue reading

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Flying Below the Radar: April 2014

This is a Blog I do once a month as I read through the advance solicits for comics shipping in two months.  Every month your local comic shop (LCS) places orders with Diamond Comics for what comics will be on … Continue reading

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