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: Sword of Azrael – Book One – October 1992 (DC Comics)

TITLE: Batman: Sword of Azrael – Book One YEAR: October 1992 COMPANY: DC Comics Script: Dennis O’Neil Pencils: Joe Quesada Inker: Kevin Nowlan Letterer: Ken Bruzenak Colorist: Lovern Kindzierski Assistant Editor: Bill Kaplan¬† Editor: Archie Goodwin Who would have known that Azrael (Jean-Paul Valley) would one day become Batman? It was wise planning on the part of Dennis O’Neil and staff to carefully plan events prior to the “Knightfall” story […]

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 […]

Showcase ’94 Issue #10 – September 1994 (DC Comics)

TITLE: Showcase ’94 Issue #10 YEAR: September 1994 COMPANY: DC Comics Writer: Alan Grant Penciller: Mike Vosburg Inker: Ron McCain Letterer: Ken Bruzenak Colorist: Dave Hornung Editor: Neal Pozner Azrael created by Dennis O’Neil & Joe Quesada I blogged about Bruce Wayne taking back the mantle of Batman after two years of Azrael becoming Batman after Wayne’s back was broken by Bane. In DC Comics anthology comic book ,”Showcase ’94” […]

The Question Issue #1 – February 1986 (DC Comics)

TITLE: The Question Issue #1 YEAR: 1986 COMPANY: DC Comics Script: Dennis O’Neil Penciler: Denys Cowan Inker: Rick Magyar Letters: Gaspar Colors: Tatjana Wood Editor: Mike Gold In 1967, the character “The Question” was created by writer/artist Steve Ditko.¬† First appearing in Charlton Comics “Blue Beetle” issue #1, the character was acquired by DC Comics in the early 1980s and incorporated in the DC Universe. When the character debuted, the […]