My Comic Book Journey

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Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: The Venus Wars Issue #1 – April 1991 (Dark Horse Comics)

TITLE: The Venus Wars Issue #1 YEAR: April 1991 COMPANY: Dark Horse Comics Story and Art by Yoshikazu Yasuhiko Translation by Alan Gleason and Toren Smith Lettering and Touch-Up Art by Tom Orzechowski Editor-in-Chief: Katsunobu Suzuki Editor: Masashi Narita,  Chris Warner Originally Published in Comic Nora by Gakken From 1987 to 1990, “Venus Wars” by mangaka Yoshikazu Yasuhiko was serialized in Gakken Magazine’s “Nora Comics”. After serialization, the manga received […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Ghost & The Shadow – December 1995 (Dark Horse Comics)

TITLE: Ghost & The Shadow YEAR: December 1995 COMPANY: Dark Horse Comics Written by Doug Moench Art by H.M. Baker Inker: Bernard Kolle Letterer: Sean Konot Colorist: Chris Chalenor Designer: Teena Gores Editor: Robert V. Conte Assitant Editor: Jamie S. Rich Back in 1993, Elisa Cameron would make her appearance in the Dark Horse Comics imprint, Comics’ Greatest World (Week Three).  She would eventually receive a special issue titled “Ghost” […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Call of Duties Zombies TPB – November 2017 (Dark Horse Comics)

TITLE: Call of Duties: Zombies TPB YEAR: November 2017 COMPANY: Dark Horse Comics Writer: Jason Blundell, Craig Houston Script by Justin Jordan Art by Jonathan Wayshak Colors by Dan Jackson, Lovern Kindzierski Letters by Michael Heisler For those who spent hours playing the zombies game mode for “Call of Duty: Black Ops II” game may find the comic book TPB (collecting all six issues) from Dark Horse Comics to be […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Dean Motter’s Mister X – The Modern Age TPB – October 2017 (Dark Horse Comics)

TITLE: Dean Motter’s Mister X – Modern Generation TPB RELEASE: October 2017 COMPANY: Dark Horse Comics Written, Illustrated and Colored by Dean Motter Penciller: Kurt Schaffenberger Inker: Dave Hunt Colorist: Gene D’Angelo Foreward by Arlen Schumer Back in 1983, “Mister X” debuted on Canadian company, Vortex Comics. Hailed for its influences from Bauhaus and Fritz Lang’s “Metropolis” for its setting, Radiant City, a dystopian municipality, “Mister X” revolves around a […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Comics Greatest World: X – Week 1 – July 1993 (Dark Horse Comics)

TITLE: Comics Greatest World: X – Week 18 YEAR: July 1993 COMPANY: Dark Horse Comics Script by Mike Richardson (Prologue Sequence), Jerry Prosser (Main Story) Art: Lee Weeks (Prologue Sequence)  Pencils: Chris Warner Inks: Tim Broadstreet Letters: Clem Robins Colors: Matthew Hollingsworth  Logo Design: Scott Tice Cover: Frank Miller  Inside Back Cover: Randall M. Green, Gary Martin Editors: Barbara Kesel, Jennie Bricker Back in 1993, Dark Horse Comics’ Team CGW […]

The Dirty Pair: Sim Hell Issue 1 of 4 – May 1993 (Dark Horse Comics)

TITLE: The Dirty Pair: Sim Hell Issue 1 of 4 YEAR: May 1993 COMPANY: Dark Horse Comics Story and Art by Adam Warren  Screentones and Lettering by Tomoko Saito Editors: Chris Warner and John Weeks Based on Characters and Situations Created by Haruka Takachiho In 1980, Haruka Takachiho and illustrator Yoshikazu Yasuhiko created a sci-fi light novel titled “Dirty Pair”. So popular, a total of eight novels were created, an […]