Ink Stains 99: Chronicle 5

This installment you see the last and best issue of what was a steadily improving fanzine, Chronicle, from George Breo. See John Byrne, Gene Day, Chuck Dixon, Brent Anderson and more, including 6 stories and a bunch of great p...
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Ink Stains 98: All Dynamic Special, 5/6, 7

It’s all Alan Light all day! All Dynamic 5/6, 7, plus the Special! All Dynamic 5/6, 7, and All Dynamic Special: 1970 Editor and publisher: Alan Light As I stated in an earlier column or two of Ink Stains, the publisher an...
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Ink Stains 97: CPL 8

Neal Adams, John Byrne, Craig Russell, Howard Chaykin, Don Maitz…all this and more in CPL 8! CPL 8: 1974 Editor/publisher: Bob Layton Anyone who follows this column knows what high regards I have for the fanzine, Contempo...
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Ink Stains 96: Graphex 3

Another great “little zine,” Graphex 3 has some cool work by McCollum, Herzog, Mowry…and me! First off, I apologize for the tardiness of this installment. I was on convention (actually, Magic the Gathering Gra...
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Ink Stains 95: Infinity 3

If there was one fanzine that epitomized the term, “artzine,” it was Infinity, with issue three containing Jeff Jones, Berni Wrightson, Frank Brunner, Michael Kaluta and much more! Infinity 3: 1971 Editors and publi...
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Ink Stains 94: CPL 5 and 6

One of the best zines of the past returns! CPL and John Byrne rule this month! CPL 5 and 6: 1973 Publisher: CPL/Gang Editor: Bob Layton As I say above this column’s banner, CPL was one of the best little zines around in t...
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Ink Stains 93: Ultrazine 17

See early work by Mitch O’Connell, Mark Heike and more in issue 17 of Matt Bucher’s Ultrazine! Ultrazine 17: October 1979 Editor and publisher: Matt Bucher If you read this column regularly, you will have read one i...
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No column for March!

  Hey everyone, I apologize that there is no Ink Stains for March. I am in the middle of moving, so stuff is everywhere and nowhere! I will resume in April, maybe with a double whammy! Have a good, uh…March!   K...
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Ink Stains 92: FOOM 4 and 5

FOOM, the Marvel fanzine, not only has in house fun from the Marvel staff and freelancers, but in these issues, a contest for fans! Fans that included future pros Steve Rude, Doug Hazlewood, and many more!
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Ink Stains 91: Megaton Comics Xmas and more

Gary Carlson and Megaton helped many creators on their way, including Rob Liefeld and Angel Medina. See them in the Ink Stains way back machine! Megaton Comics Explosion and Megaton Holiday Special: 1987 and 1993 Edited by Gary...
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Ink Stains 90: Ultrazine Special 8 (Omniman)

Matt Bucher strikes again, with Omniman in the spotlight! Ultrazine Special 8: July/August 1981 Editor and publisher: Matt Bucher If you have read Ink Stains since the beginning (or was heavily into comic fandom in the late 70s...
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Ink Stains 89: Amra 58-61

The big grandaddy of fantasy fanzines, Amra! Not one, but four issues! Amra 58-61: 1973-1974 Edited and published by George H. Scithers Amra may be the longest, or close to the longest running fanzine of all time. The only othe...
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