Character Spotlight: Robotman

              Doom Patrol! A team of outcasts with superpowers. No, not the X-Men, though both teams came out at around the same time. One of those really strange coincidences in comics. Speak...
by Dr. Bustos
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Ink Stains 66: Woweekazowie 1

  More InterFan shenanigans ensue with the very first issue of Willie Blyberg’s Woweekazowie! Woweekazowie 1: 1976 Editor and publisher: William Blyberg Awhile back I profiled two later issues of this fun zine, Wowee...
by kenmeyerjr
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Ink Stains 65: Wonderful World of Comix 6

The gang’s all here! Some of fandom’s best appear in The Wonderful World of Comix 6.   The Wonderful World of Comix 6, 1971 Publisher and editors: Neal Pozner with Scott Harris On my trip up to the Rose City Co...
by kenmeyerjr
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Ink Stains 64: Word Balloons 1

In the fanzine world, Gary Groth is known for Fantastic Fanzine, but don’t forget Word Balloons! Word Balloons 1, March, 1974 Editor and Publisher: Gary Groth Those of you that are old codgers like myself, or that follow ...
by kenmeyerjr
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Movie Mondays: Guardians of the Galaxy

*(To the readers: Sorry for the odd release.  Scheduling error.  So, just consider this installment TALKING PICTURE TUESDAYS!) Title: Guardians of the Galaxy Director: James Gunn Writers: James Gunn & Nicole Perlman (base...
by Aaron
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FFGtGR: The Shadowman and Kindaichi Returns!

From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays, no.178 Welcome back ya’ll to our all-ages column here, From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays! Readers who’ve been with us over the years know I like to mix it up often in this column...
by Drew
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Movie Mondays: Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

Title: Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Director: Matt Reeves Writers: Mark Bomback, with Rick Jaffa & Amanda Silver Distributed By: 20th Century Fox Starring: Andy Serkis, Jason Clarke, Toby Kebbell, Gary Oldman, Nick Thurst...
by Aaron
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Character Spotlight: Red Tornado

Welcome back for another Character Spotlight, presenting the robot that isn’t technically a robot but is still a robot, Red Tornado! From a god to an air elemental, the creature that would be Red Tornado is the god in the...
by Dr. Bustos
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Gotta Have It!: Flash Belt Buckle

Flash! He’ll save every one of us! Okay, that’s an entirely different Flash, but the sentiment is still there. The Flash is one of my favorite characters. When I was a teenager I had a bunch of Flash merchandise I u...
by Dr. Bustos
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Ye Olde School Café: Marvel Super-Heroes #55 (1975)

  Hello and welcome to another great installment of comic book history, in Ye Olde School Café! This time around I’ll be showcasing one of my favorite mixtures in a comic: The Hulk and the golden realm of Asgard! Ma...
by Billy
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Marvel Snapshot: Character Spotlight: Ka-Zar (Kevin Plunder)

  Hey everybody, welcome to another great character spotlight, right here in Marvel Snapshot! Today’s subject will be that Tarzan wannabe, Ka-Zar! Yeah, I know he’s a ripoff of the jungle lord, but he’s b...
by Billy
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FFGtGR: Jughead and Archie!

From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays, No.174 Hello ya’ll and welcome back to our all-ages comics column, From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays! This week struck me with nostalgia unexpectedly. The Retron 5 came out, and for th...
by Drew
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