My Comic Book Journey

A Blog About Rediscovering My Comic Book Collection

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Weapon X Issue #8 – September 2017 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: Weapon X Issue #8 YEAR: September 2017 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Writer: Greg Pak Artist: Marc Borstel & Ibraim Roberson Colorist: Frank D’Armata Letterer: VC’s Joe Caramagna Cover Artist: SKAN Editor: Mark Paniccia Editor-in-Chief: Axel Alonso The “Weapons of Mutant Destruction” which appeared on “Totally Awesome Hulk” and “Weapon X” has concluded and while I felt the arc started out a bit weak, the final issue finally showed us the […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Civil War II Issue #5 – October 2016 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: Civil War II Issue #5 YEAR: October 2016 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Writer: Brian Michael Bendis Artist: David Marquez Art Artist: Sean Izaakse Color Artist: Justin Ponsor Letterer: VC;s Clayton Cowles Designer: Victor Ochoa Assistant Editor: Alanna Smith Editors: Tom Brevoort with Wil Moss Editor-in-Chief: Axel Alonso Ahh…my first variant cover that I purchased in over 20-years and not because I wanted to but because the normal cover version was […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Civil War II: The Fallen Issue #1 – October 2016 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: Civil War II: The Fallen Issue #1 YEAR: October 2016 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Writer: Greg Pak Penciller: Mark Bagley Inkers: Scott Hanna & Marc Deering Colorists: Ian Herring & Rob Schwager Letterer: VC’s Clayton Cowles Assistant Editor: Chris Robinson Editors: Katie Cubert Editor-in-Chief: Axel Alonso After the shocking death of Bruce Banner (the Hulk) by the arrow of Clint Barton (Hawkeye).  Clint was acquitted, heroes have come together to […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Civil War II issue #3 – August 2016 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: Civil War II Issue #1 YEAR: August 2016 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Writer: Brian Michael Bendis Artist: David Marquez Banner Conservation Artist: Olivier Coipel Color Artist: Justin Ponsor Letterer: VC;s Clayton Cowles Designer: Victor Ochoa Assistant Editor: Alanna Smith Editors: Tom Brevoort with Wil Moss Editor-in-Chief: Axel Alonso I have not read a newer major Marvel crossover feature that tied-in to many other Marvel comic books in two decades. And […]

Weapon X Issue #6 – July 2017 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: Weapon X Issue #6 YEAR: September 2017 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Writer: Greg Pak Artist: Marc Borstel & Ibraim Roberson Colorist: Frank D’Armata Letterer: VC’s Joe Caramagna Cover Artist: SKAN Editor: Mark Paniccia Editor-in-Chief: Axel Alonso I last wrote about the beginning of “Weapon of Mutant Destruction” in my blog post for “Weapons of Mutant Destruction: Alpha Issue #1”. About how the Weapon X program, which has long been decommissioned […]

Daredevil vol. 4, Issue #8 – 2014 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: Daredevil vol. 4, Issue #8 YEAR: 2014 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Storytellers: Mark Waid & Chris Samnee Colorist: Matthew Wilson Letterer: VC’s Joe Caramagna Cover: Samnee & Wilson Editor: Ellie Pyle Editor-in-Chief: Axel Alonso Having a thorough collection of the first two volumes of “Daredevil”, I have been told that Mark Waid’s “Daredevil” is worth reading. I heard that this version of Daredevil is happier and that there are many […]