My Comic Book Journey

A Blog About Rediscovering My Comic Book Collection

Comic Book Spotlight: Batgirl Issue #2 – May 2000 (DC Comics)

TITLE: Batgirl Issue #2 YEAR: May 2000 COMPANY: DC Comics Plot: Scott Peterson and Kelly Puckett Script by Kelly Puckett Pencils: Damion Scott Inker: Robert Campanella Letterer: John Costanza Colors: Jason Wright Separations: Jamison Editors: Darren Vincenzo and Dennis O’Neil Batman was created by Bob Kane In 1999, writer Kelly Puckett and artist Damion Scott created Cassandra Cain. First appearing in “Batman” issue #567, Cassandra is the daughter of David […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Batman Eternal Issue #3 – June 2014 (DC Comics)

TITLE: Batman Eternal Issue #3 YEAR: June 2014 COMPANY: DC Comics Writer: Scott Snyder & James Tynion IV Consulting Writers: Ray Fawkes, John Layman and Tim Seeley Art by Jason Fabok Colors: Brad Anderson Letterer: Taylor Esposito Editor: Katie Kubert Batman was created by Bob Kane Back in 2014, during the years of “The New 52”, DC Comics released “Batman Eternal”, a weekly limited series written by Scott Snyder, James […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Batman Versus Predator vol. 1, Issue #1 – 1991 (DC Comics/Marvel Comics)

TITLE: Batman Versus Predator vol. 1, Issue #1 YEAR: 1991 COMPANY: DC Comics/Marvel Comics Writer: Dave Gibbons Penciller: Andy Kubert Inker & Letterer: Andy Kubert Color Artist: Sherilyn Van Valkenburgh Cover Artist: Arthur Suydam Editor: Diana Schutz/Denny O’Neil Batman is created by Bob Kane Comic book collaborations between two different companies have been ongoing for years and in the ’70s and ’80s, many people loved the Marvel and DC collaborations, […]

Batman Issue #422 – August 1988 (DC Comics)

TITLE: Batman Issue #421 YEAR: August 1988 COMPANY: DC Comics Created by Bob Kane Writer: Jim Starlin Penciler: Dick Giordano Inker: Joe Rubinstein and Steve Mitchell Colorist: Anthony Tollin Letterer: John Costanza Edited by Denny O’Neil Two days ago, I wrote about Jim Starlin and what he has done for Marvel Comics and DC Comics and prior to “A Death in the Family”, he wrote a two-issue arc about a […]

Batman Issue #421 – July 1988 (DC Comics)

TITLE: Batman Issue #421 YEAR: July 1988 COMPANY: DC Comics Created by Bob Kane Writer: Jim Starlin Penciler: Dick Giordano Inker: Joe Rubinstein Colorist: Adrienne Roy Letterer: John Costanza Edited by Denny O’Neil Jim Starlin will forever be known for revamping Captain Marvel, Adam Warlock, creating “Guardians of the Galaxy” characters such as Drax the Destroyer, Gamora but also creating Thanos and Shang-Chi, Master of Kung Fu.  And one of […]

Batman issue #497 – July 1993 (DC Comics)

TITLE: Batman Issue #497 YEAR: 1993 COMPANY: DC Comics Writer: Doug Moench Artist: Jim Aparo Inker: Dick Giordano Colorist: Adrienne Roy Letterer: Richard Starkings Asst. Editor: Jordan B. Gorfinkel Editor: Dennis O’Neil Batman created by Bob Kane One of the largest events from DC Comics, next to the “Death of Superman” was the “Knightfall” series which been hyped of Bane breaking Batman’s back and literally leaving Bruce Wayne paralyzed. The […]