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Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Iron Man vol. 1, issue #200 – November 1985 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: Iron Man vol. 1, issue #200 YEAR: November 1985 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Written by Denny O’Neil Penciler: Mark Bright Inker: Ian Akin & Brian Garvey Letterer: Rick Parker Colorist: Bob Sharen Editor: Mark Gruenwald, Howard Mackie Editor-in-Chief: Jim Shooter Obadiah Stane has made Tony Stark’s life uncomfortable.  First by buying his company, kidnapping people close to him and now doing the unthinkable, blowing up his new headquarters in the […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Fantastic Four vol. 1, Issue #34 – January 1965 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: Fantastic Four vol. 1, Issue #34 YEAR: January 1965 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Written by Stan Lee Illustrated by Jack Kirby Inker: Chic Stone Letterer: Artie Simek For those who have been reading Marvel miniseries such as “Annihilation” and Secret Wars” discovered a character known as Glorian, who was planning to rebuild the universe with the help of the Shaper of Worlds after the events in Battleworld. The character Glorian […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Iron Man vol. 1, issue #199 – October 1985 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: Iron Man vol. 1, issue #199 YEAR: October 1985 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Written by Denny O’Neil Penciler: Herb Trimpe Inker: Akin & Garvey Letterer: Rick Parker Colorist: Bob Sharen Editor: Mark Gruenwald Editor-in-Chief: Jim Shooter From the early-to-mid ’80s, there was a slow tearing down of Tony Stark.  From his alcoholism to watching Stark International being taken over by Obadiah Stane and renames the company Stane International.  While James […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Fantastic Four vol. 1, Issue #32 – November 1964 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: Fantastic Four vol. 1, Issue #32 YEAR: November 1964 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Written by Stan Lee Illustrated by Jack Kirby Inker: Chic Stone Letterer: S. Rosen For those who have read early issues of the Fantastic Four, there are two personal storylines that involve Ben Grimm and the Storm siblings. For Ben, he has always had issues with his new rocky figure and is always hoping Reed would find […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Weapon X Issue #11 – January 2018 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: Weapon X Issue #11 YEAR: January 2018 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Writer: Greg Pak Artist: Marc Borstel & Ibraim Roberson Colorist: Frank D’Armata Letterer: VC’s Joe Caramagna Cover Artist: David Nakayama Editor: Darren Shan Editor-in-Chief: Axel Alonso As Amadeus Cho’s blood was used to create a new behemoth, a half Hulk and half Wolverine combined with others who were in the Mutant X experiment, the healing factor and abilities of […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: The Incredible Hulk vol. 1, issue #322 – August 1986 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: The Incredible vol. 1, issue #322 YEAR: August 1986 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Written and Drawn by Al Milgrom Lettered by Joe Rosen Colored by Max Scheele Edited by Bob Harras Supervised by Jim Shooter During the mid-80s, “The Incredible Hulk” was no doubt one of the coolest comic books from Marvel and 1986 would feature the splitting of Bruce Banner and the Hulk and would lead to a storyline […]