My Comic Book Journey

A Blog About Rediscovering My Comic Book Collection

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Spawn Kills Everyone! Issue #1 – September 2016 (Image Comics)

TITLE: Spawn Kills Everyone! Issue #1 YEAR: September 2016 COMPANY: Image Comics Writer: Todd McFarlane Art: JJ Kirby Color: FCO Plascenscia Letterer: Tom Orzechowski Editor: Todd McFarlane Spawn created by Todd McFarlane Back in 1995, the alternate storyline “The Punisher Kills the Marvel Universe” was no doubt a big hit! And since then, there have been numerous stories featuring Deadpool killing the Marvel Universe and sure enough, Todd McFarlane has […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Spawn – Special 25th Anniversary Edition – Issue #1 – August 2017 (Image Comics)

¬† TITLE: Spawn – Special 25th Anniversary Edition – Issue #1 YEAR: August 2017 COMPANY: Image Comics Story, Pencils & Inks by Todd McFarlane Letters: Tom Orzechowski¬† Color: Steve Oliff I have already blogged about “Spawn” issue #1 (1992), but with numerous Image Comics titles that are still ongoing and are celebrating their 25th anniversary, as Savage Dragon celebrated with their 225th issue, Todd McFarlane did something different to celebrate […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Image United Issue #1 – November 2009 (Image Comics)

TITLE: Image United Issue #1 YEAR: November 2009 COMPANY: Image Comics Art by Erik Larsen, Rob Liefeld, Todd McFarlane, Whilce Portacio, Marc Silvestri, Jim Valentino Story by Robert Kirkman Layout by Rob Liefeld Colors by Nikos Koutsis, Mike Toris Lettering by Tom Orzechowski Back in 1993 and 1994, Valiant Comics and Image Comics joined forces to put on a six-part comic book crossover between the two companies. While Valiant met […]

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 […]

Spawn vol. 1, Issue #1 – May 1992 (Image Comics)

TITLE: Spawn vol. 1, issue #1 YEAR: May 1992 COMPANY: Image Comics Story, Pencils & Inks by Todd McFarlane Letters by Tom Orzechowski Color by Steve Oliff   Editor: Wanda Kolomyjec I have discussed the emergence of Image Comics and the talent behind the original startup. But if there is one Image Comics comic book at launch that did remarkably well, it would be Todd McFarlane’s “Spawn”. Best known for […]