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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Alpha Flight vol. 1, Issue #12 – July 1984 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: Marvel Comics vol. 1, Issue #12 YEAR: July 1984 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Creator/Writer/Artist: John Byrne Letterer by Michael Higgins Colorist: Andy Yanchus Editor: Denny O’Neill Editor-in-Chief: Jim Shooter John Byrne has established himself as a legend in the comic book industry with his wonderful work for “The Uncanny X-Men”, The Sensational She-Hulk”, “The Fantastic […]

Batman: Legends of the Dark Knight – Issue #63 – August 1994 (DC Comics)

TITLE: Batman: Legends of the Dark Knight – Issue #63 YEAR: August 1994 COMPANY: DC Comics Writer: Denny O’Neil Penciller: Barry Kitson Inker: Scott Hanna Letterer: Willie Schubert Colorist: Digital Chameleon Assistant Editor: Chuck Kim Associate Editor: Jim Spivey Editor: Archie Goodwin Batman created by Bob Kane From 1993 to 1994, DC Comics wrote one […]

Alpha Flight vol. 1, Issue #1 – August 1983 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: Marvel Comics vol. 1, Issue #1 YEAR: August 1983 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Creator/Writer/Artist: John Byrne Letterer by Joe Rosen Colorist: Andy Yanchus Editor: Denny O’Neill Editor-in-Chief: Jim Shooter While we often saw superhero groups from America, Europe or superheroes from other planets show up on the pages of Marvel Comics, rarely have we seen […]

Patsy and Hedy Career Girls vol. 1, Issue #107 – August 1966 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: Patsy and Hedy Career Girls vol. 1, Issue #107 YEAR:  August 1966 COMPANY: Marvel Comics/Male Publishing Corp. Edited by Stan Lee Art by Stan G. Script by Denny O’Neil In an earlier post, I wrote about “Patsy and Hedy”, an early teen romance comic book series from Male Publishing which would become Marvel Comics […]

Superman vs. Muhammad Ali – Deluxe Edition – November 2010 (DC Comics)

TITLE: Superman vs. Muhammad Ali – Deluxe Edition YEAR: November 2010 COMPANY: DC Comics Co-Plot and Writing by Denny O’Neil and Neal Adams Art by Neal Adams Inkers: Dick Giordano, Terry Austin Letterer: Gaspar Saladino Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster Back in the ’70s, superhero collaborations with real-life celebrities and athletes were […]