My Comic Book Journey

A Blog About Rediscovering My Comic Book Collection

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: The Totally Awesome Hulk Issue #20 – August 2017 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: The Totally Awesome Hulk Issue #20 YEAR: December 2017 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Writer: Greg Pak Artist: Robert Gill Colorist: Nolan Woodard Letterer: VC’s Cory Petit Cover Artist: STONEHOUSE Editor: Mark Paniccia Editor-in-Chief: Axel Alonso As many are trying to get their hands on the highly hyped “Weapons of Mutant Destruction” which would feature the Weapon X program creating a Wolverine/Hulk hybrid. Issues 19 and 20 of “The Totally Awesome […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: The Mighty Thor Issue #23 – September 2017 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: The Mighty Thor Issue #23 YEAR: September 2017 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Written by Jason Aaron Artist: Valerio Schiti Color Artist: Rain Beredo Letterer: VC’s Joe Sabino Editor: Wil Moss As a long-time reader of “Thor” comics, I had to read back issues to find out how Jane Foster became the new Thor.¬† And reading how she was diagnosed with breast cancer and is dying from cancer and now Marvel […]

The Best of Amazing Heroes Issue #1 – 1982 (Redbeard, Inc.)

TITLE: The Best of Amazing Heroes Issue #1 YEAR: 1982 COMPANY: Redbeard Inc. (an imprint of Fantagraphics Books) Executive Editor: Kim Thompson Editor: Steve Ringgenberg Art Director/Designer: Brian C. Boerner Writers: Tom Burkert, J. Michael Catron, George Guay, Richard Morrissey, Bob Sodaro¬† Founding Fathers: J. Michael Catron, Peppy White Before “Wizard: Guide to Comics Magazine” and “Hero Illustrated”, the only other major comic book magazine in the ’70s and ’80s […]