My Comic Book Journey

A Blog About Rediscovering My Comic Book Collection

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Kull, the Destroyer vol. 1, Issue #17 – October 1976 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: Kull, the Destroyer vol. 1, issue #17 YEAR: October 1976 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Writer: Doug Moench Artists: Alfredo Al-Kull-A (Alfredo Alcala) & Ed Hannigan Colorist: Hugh Paley Letterer: Annette K. Editor: Roy Thomas As Marvel Comics experienced a sales boom thanks to “Conan the Barbarian” (created by Robert E. Howard back in 1932 for “Weird Tales” magazine) in the ’70s, Robert E. Howard had another character that he created years […]

Doom 2099 vol. 1, issue #1 – January 1993 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: Doom 2099 vol. 1, issue 1 YEAR: January 1993 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Writer: John Francis Moore Penciler: Pat Broderick Inker: Alfredo Alcala Colorist: Christie Seneele Letterer: John Costanza Editor: Joey Cavalieri Editor-in-Chief: Tom DeFalco In 1992, Marvel Comic had decided to publish a few books that take place in the future and may or may not be the future of Marvel’s Earth 616 (the Earth that most people are […]

Dazzler vol. 1, issue #1 – March 1991 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: Dazzler vol. 1, issue 1 YEAR: March 1991 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Writer: Tom DeFalco Penciler: John Romita, Jr. Inker: Alfredo Alcala Colorist: Glynis Wein Letterer: Joe Rosen Editor: Louise Jones Editor-in-Chief: Jim Shooter In 1980, the comic book character Dazzler (Alison Blaire) first appeared in “Uncanny X-Men” issue #130. Originally developed as a cross-promotional, multimedia creation between Marvel Comics and Casablanca Records, the character would be created by a […]