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Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Big Bang Comics vol. 2, issue #18 – April 1998 (Image Comics)

TITLE: Big Bang Comics vol. 2, issue #18 RELEASE: April 1998 COMPANY: Image Comics Writer: Gary Carlson Penciller: Joe Zierman, Jason Howard, Jeff Weigel, Jason Millet, Joe Cooper, Darren Goodhart Inker:  Steve Collins, Mike Matthew, Jason Howard, Jeff Weigel, Jim Brozman, Fred Gartner, Darren Goodhart, Patrick Tuller, Joe Cooper Letterer: Susan Doane Gary Carlson will be known for his creator-owned comic book work with the ’80s anthology Megaton (which helped […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Savage Dragon Issue #155 – December 2009 (Image Comics)

TITLE: Savage Dragon Issue #155 YEAR: December 2009 COMPANY: Image Comics Writer/Artwork: Erik Larsen Letterer: Tom Orzechowski Colors: Steve Oliff From the first issue of the “Savage Dragon” mini-series, we learned that Savage Dragon was found on Earth with no memories and was given a chance to be a hero. In issue #155, we learn that Darklord wanted Dragon to go to Earth in hopes to transfer Darkworld for Earth, […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Savage Dragon Issue #152 – September 2009 (Image Comics)

TITLE: Savage Dragon Issue #152 YEAR: September 2009 COMPANY: Image Comics Writer/Artwork: Erik Larsen Letterer: Tom Orzechowski Colors: Nikos Koutsis Flats: Mike Toris We have seen the Savage Dragon die a few times and be mourned by family and friends. With issue #52, Paul Dragon has died and his family and friends mourn him.  While his teenage son Malcolm believes he is still alive. Meanwhile, a dragon with fangs and […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Spawn – Special 25th Anniversary Edition – Issue #1 – August 2017 (Image Comics)

  TITLE: Spawn – Special 25th Anniversary Edition – Issue #1 YEAR: August 2017 COMPANY: Image Comics Story, Pencils & Inks by Todd McFarlane Letters: Tom Orzechowski  Color: Steve Oliff I have already blogged about “Spawn” issue #1 (1992), but with numerous Image Comics titles that are still ongoing and are celebrating their 25th anniversary, as Savage Dragon celebrated with their 225th issue, Todd McFarlane did something different to celebrate […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: SuperPatriot Issue #2 – September 1993 (Image Comics)

TITLE: Superpatriot Issue #5 YEAR: September 1993 COMPANY: Image Comics Creator/Scripter: Erik Larsen Plotter/Storyteller: Keith Giffen Penciler/Inker: Dave Johnson Letterer: Chris Eliopoulos Colorist: Lovern Kindzierski Color Separation: Digital Chameleon Editor: Jannie Wong If you have read “Savage Dragon”, one will recognize the name SuperPatriot. An American superhero named Johnny Armstrong who fought in World War II, he was captured by the Nazis and was used as a guinea pig and […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Savage Dragon Issue #226 – August 2017 (Image Comics)

TITLE: Savage Dragon Issue #226 YEAR: August 2017 COMPANY: Image Comics Writer/Artist/Inker: Erik Larsen Colors: Nikos Koutsis Letterer: Chris Eliopoulos Flats: Mike Toris Editor: Gavin Hiccinbotham Paul Dragon, the original Savage Dragon is dead. With the multiverse now combined and everyone having all these memories from various alternate worlds, there is a lot of confusion going around in the world. And suffice to say, many people are pissed. Issue #226 […]