Tag Archives: Jack Kirby

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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Early Days: Marvel Collected Editions

A lot of people love reading collected editions, sometimes called “Graphic Novels” by people trying to distance them from their roots as comic books. There is a difference; a collected edition is a gathering together of material that was originally … Continue reading

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San Diego Comic Con 2013 – Part 3 (Sunday!)

Completing this year’s sojourn to “The Greatest Show on Earth” (it’s NOT Ringling Bros., but can be a circus at times)…… Sunday started out with some quick wandering about on the floor, it was not that crowded early on, a … Continue reading

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