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Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Green Lantern Green Arrow issue #6 – March 1984 (DC Comics)

TITLE: Green Lantern Green Arrow Issue #6 YEAR: March 1984 COMPANY: DC Comics Written by Denny O’Neil Artists: Neal Adams Editor: Julius Schwartz I wrote about the controversial issue #85 of “Green Lantern Green Arrow” and how issues #84 and #85 were reprinted in 1984 ala “Green Lantern Green Arrow” issue #5. And how the naive Olly and also Hal Jordan were totally oblivious as Speedy was trying to get […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Amazing Spider-Man issue #49 – June 1967 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: Amazing Spider-Man issue #49 YEAR: June 1967 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Written by Stan Lee Artist: John Romita Letterer: Sam Rosen Recently, the latest Spider-Man film titled “Spider-Man: Homecoming” was released on home video and for those who saw the movie, saw one of Spider-Man’s major enemies, the Vulture. While there are many people who have been the Vulture in the comic books, one of the well-known characters is Adrian […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Green Lantern Green Arrow Issue #5 – February 1984 (DC Comics)

TITLE: Green Lantern Green Arrow Issue #5 YEAR: February 1984 COMPANY: DC Comics Written by Denny O’Neil Artists: Neal Adams Editor: Julius Schwartz In 1971, Denny O’Neil, Neal Adams and DC Comics shocked the country for issue #85 of “Green Arrow Green Lantern” (of “Green Lantern” vol. 2 but started to incorporate Green Arrow starting with issue #76 and thus the title change). The comic showcased Speedy, Green Arrow’s ward […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Warstrike vol. 1, issue #1 – May 1994 (Ultraverse)

TITLE: Warstrike vol. 1, issue #1 YEAR: May 1994 COMPANY: Ultraverse/Malibu Comics Written by Dan Danko Penciler: Hoan Nguyen Inker: Bob Downs Letterer: Dave Lanphear Colorist: Tim Devar Interior Color: Violent Hues  Editor: Roland Mann I wrote about my love for Ultraverse back in the day.  But there are a few comics that if you asked me what they are about, I wouldn’t remember.  Not sure if it’s because they […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: One-Punch Man vol. 1 – September 2015 (Viz Media)

TITLE: One-Punch Man vol. 1 YEAR: September 2015 (USA release) COMPANY: Viz Media Story by One Art by Yusuke Murata When it comes to success stories of web comics becoming viral, ONE’s “One-Punch Man” is one of the well-known titles that have taken the world by storm. Created back in 2009 and having surpassed over 7.9 million hits in 2012, “One-Punch Man” would receive a digital manga remake featuring illustrations […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Dr. Strange, Sorcerer Supreme vol. 1, issue #31 – July 1991 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: Dr. Strange, Sorcerer Supreme vol. 1, issue #31 YEAR: July 1991 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Written by Roy & Dann Thomas Guest Artist: Tony Dezuniga Letterer: Rick Parker Colorist: George Roussos Editor: Mike Rockwitz Editor-in-Chief: Tom DeFalco Back in 1991, “The Infinity Gauntlet” surprised people as many heroes (and half the population) throughout the universe have went missing as Thanos was able to collect the Infinity Gems and followed the […]