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Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Fantastic Four Issue #41 – February 1965 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: Fantastic Four vol. 1, Issue #41 YEAR: August 1965 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Written by Stan Lee Illustrated by Jack Kirby Inker: Vince Colletta Letterer: Sam Rosen In the last issue, we saw Reed Richards, during a fight against Dr. Doom, turn Ben Grimm into the Thing in order to give a chance of the Fantastic Four and Daredevil in defeating Dr. Doom. Reed Richards gamble was correct but by […]

Manga Spotlight of the Day: Kimi ni Todoke (From Me to You) vol. 28 (Viz Media)

TITLE: Kimi ni Todoke (From Me to You) vol. 28 YEAR: January 2018 (US Release) COMPANY: Viz Media Written and art by Karuho Shiina t’s almost time for everyone to prepare for their college entry exams. How will Sawako and friends enjoy Christmas and New Year’s Eve?  Find out in vol. 28 of “Kimi ni Todoke”! What is “Kimi ni todoke” all about? From mangaka Karuho Shiina (“Crazy for You”), […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Tales of the Teen Titans Issue #45 – August 1984 (DC Comics)

TITLE: Tales of the Teen Titans Issue #45 YEAR: August 1984 COMPANY: DC Comics Co-Creators/Co-Editors: Marv Wolfman & George Perez Finisher: Mike DeCarlo Letterer: Ben Oda Colorist: Adrienne Roy It was not long after Tara had been killed and the betrayal on the team hit the Teen Titans pretty hard.  But because she was a former Teen Titan, they decided to have her buried as a hero, not as a […]

Manga Spotlight of the Day: Bleach 3-in-1 – Omnibus Edition – Vol. 1 (Shonen Jump Manga)

TITLE: Bleach 3-in-1 – Omnibus Edition – Vol. 1 YEAR: June 2011 (US Release Date) COMPANY: VIZ Media, LLC/Shonen Jump Manga Story & Art by Tite Kubo (久保 宣章) “Bleach”… It’s definitely one of the most successful anime and manga titles in Japan and well-known to anime/manga fans all over the world. “Bleach” has a strong fan following and since its run began back in 2001, series creator, writer and illustrator […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Action Comics Issue #0 – October 1994 (DC Comics)

TITLE: Action Comics Issue #0 YEAR: October 1994 COMPANY: DC Comics Writer: David Michelinie Artwork: Jackson Guice & Denis Rodier Letterer: Bill Oakley Colorist: Glenn Whitmore Assistant Editor: Chris Duffy Associate Editor: Frank Pittarese Editor: Mike Carlin  Superman was created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster Back in 1994, DC Comics decided to unleash their new crossover “Zero Hour” in order to take on and fix the numerous possible futures […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Fantastic Four Issue #40 – February 1965 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: Fantastic Four vol. 1, Issue #40 YEAR: July 1965 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Written by Stan Lee Illustrated by Jack Kirby Inker: V. Colletta Letterer: Artie Simek Dr. Doom has taken control of the Baxter Building, the headquarters of the Fantastic Four. And now the Fantastic Four and Daredevil are trapped, while Dr. Doom uses Reed Richard’s security system and weaponry against them. Unfortunately, the Fantastic Four has lost all […]