My Comic Book Journey

A Blog About Rediscovering My Comic Book Collection

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Kull, the Destroyer vol. 1, Issue #17 – October 1976 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: Kull, the Destroyer vol. 1, issue #17 YEAR: October 1976 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Writer: Doug Moench Artists: Alfredo Al-Kull-A (Alfredo Alcala) & Ed Hannigan Colorist: Hugh Paley Letterer: Annette K. Editor: Roy Thomas As Marvel Comics experienced a sales boom thanks to “Conan the Barbarian” (created by Robert E. Howard back in 1932 for “Weird Tales” magazine) in the ’70s, Robert E. Howard had another character that he created years […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Green Arrow issue #1 – February 1988 (DC Comics)

TITLE: Green Arrow issue #1 YEAR: February 1988 COMPANY: DC Comics Writer: Mike Grell Illustrated by Ed Hannigan & Dick Giordano Colorist: Julia Lacquement Letterer:John Costanza Editor: Mike Gold One of the most well-known artist/writers in which fans can expect quality is Mike Grell. Known for his work on “Superboy and the Legion of Super-Heroes”, it was his work on “Green Lantern/Green Arrow” but most importantly, his work with “The […]

Team America – Vol. 1, Issue 1 (June 1982) (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: Team America Vol. 1, Issue 1 YEAR: June 1982 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Scripter/Editor-in-Chief: Jim Shooter Penciller: Mike Vosburg Inker: Vince Colletta Letterer: Jim Novak amd Joe Rosen Colorist: Christie Scheele Conceived by Ed Hannigan and Jim Shooter Back in May 1992, a motorcross group known as Team America would make their debut in “Captain America” issue #269. As toy collaborations with comic book series and animated series were common […]