My Comic Book Journey

A Blog About Rediscovering My Comic Book Collection

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Shade the Changing Girl TPB vol. 1: Earth Girl Made Easy – 2017 (Young Animal)

TITLE: Shade the Changing Girl TPB vol. 1: Earth Girl Made Easy YEAR: 2017 COMPANY: Young Animal Writer: Cecil Castellucci Artist: Marley Zarcone Inkers: Ande Parks, Ryan Kelly Colorist: Kelly Fitzpatrick Letterer: Saida Temofonte Young Animal Curator: Gerard Way Back in 1977, Steve Ditko would create “Shade, the Changing Man” about a man named Rac Shade, a fugitive from the militant planet, Meta which is in another dimension. Shade is […]

Cave Carson Has a Cybernetic Eye Vol. 1: Going Underground TPB – July 2017 (Young Animal)

TITLE: Cave Carson Has a Cybernetic Eye Vol. 1: Going Underground TPB YEAR: July 2017 COMPANY: Young Animal Writers: Jon Rivera, Gerard Way Artist: Michael Avon Oeming Colorist: Nick Filardi Letterer: Clem Robins Many issues before Batman would be the main character featured primarily in the “Brave and the Bold” comic series, with issue #31, the comic would introduce “Cave Carson Adventures – Inside Earth”. Created by France Herron and […]

Mother Panic TPB Vol. 1: A Work in Progress – June 2017 (Young Animal)

TITLE: Mother Panic TPB Vol. 1 YEAR: June 2017 COMPANY: Young Animal Writer: Jody Houser Illustrator: Tommy Lee Edwards/Shawn Crystal Colors by Jean-Francois Beaulibu Letterer: John Workman Editor: Molly Mahan DC’s Young Animal Curated by Gerard Way, Jody Houser and Tommy Lee Edwards One of the newer titles I have read is “Mother Panic” from DC Comics imprint “Young Animal”. Started in 2016, the imprint was developed by American musician […]