My Comic Book Journey

A Blog About Rediscovering My Comic Book Collection

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Spider-Man: Blue vol. 1, Issue #4 – October 2002 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: Spider-Man: Blue vol. 1, Issue #4 YEAR: October 2002 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Storytellers: Jeph Loeb and Tim Sale (Illustrator) Colorist: Steve Buccellato Letterer: Richard Starkings & Comicraft’s Wes Design: Comicraft’s John Roshell Editor: Bronwyn Taggart With the success of “Daredevil: Yellow”, writer Jeph Loeb and illustrator Tim Sale returned with a six-issue limited series titled “Spider-Man: Blue”. The story would take place during a time when Peter Parker is […]

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 […]

Fantastic Four: A Death in the Family Issue #1 – July 2006 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: Fantastic Four: A Death in the Family YEAR: July 2006 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Writer: Kart Kesel Pencils: Lee Weeks Inks: Rob Campanella Finishes: Tom Palmer Colors: Sotocolor’s J. Brown Letters: Artmonkey’s Dave Lanphear Editor: Molly Lazer Editor-in-Chief: Joe Quesada Publisher: Dan Buckley As a big fan of the “Fantastic Four”, I came across a special one-shot issue of “Fantastic Four: A Death in the Family” and figured, I need […]

On DVD: With Great Power: The Stan Lee Story

The following DVD review was featured on J!-ENT “With Great Power… The Stan Lee Story” is a fantastic documentary honoring the comic book legend who has created many characters that many generations have grew up and loved. His legacy will continue to live on forever and at 94-years-old, while Stan Lee continues to appear at conventions and appear on film, its amazing how he continues to touch the lives of […]

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” […]