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Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Dr. Strange, Sorcerer Supreme vol. 1, issue #31 – July 1991 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: Dr. Strange, Sorcerer Supreme vol. 1, issue #31 YEAR: July 1991 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Written by Roy & Dann Thomas Guest Artist: Tony Dezuniga Letterer: Rick Parker Colorist: George Roussos Editor: Mike Rockwitz Editor-in-Chief: Tom DeFalco Back in 1991, “The Infinity Gauntlet” surprised people as many heroes (and half the population) throughout the universe have went missing as Thanos was able to collect the Infinity Gems and followed the […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: X-Force vol. 1, issue #1 – August 1991 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: X-Force vol. 1, issue #1 YEAR: August 1991 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Written by Fabian Nicieza Art by Rob Liefeld Letterer: Chris Eliopoulos Colorist: Brad Vancata Editor: Tom DeFalco It was the time of Leifeld-mania, with artist Rob Leifeld coming aboard The New Mutants and joining Louise Simonson, the two would introduce Cable, and when Simonson left, Leifeld who would plot the series, teamed up with writer Fabian Nicieza and […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Deathlok vol. 1, issue #1 – July 1991 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: Deathlok vol. 1, issue #1 YEAR: July 1991 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Writer: Dwayne McDuffie/Gregory Wright Penciler: Denys Cowan Inker: Mike Manley Colorist: Gregory Wright Letterer:  Ken Lopez Editor: Tom Brenoort Executive Editor: Bob Budansky Editor-in-Chief: Tom DeFalco Before Dwayne McDuffie and Denys Cowan would go on to create the Milestone Universe for DC Comics imprint, Milestone Comics, two years prior, they would create a comic book series featuring a heroic […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: The Infinity Gauntlet – vol.1, issue #1 – July 1991

TITLE: The Infinity Gauntlet – vol.1, issue #1 YEAR: July 1991 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Written by Jim Starlin Pencils: George Perez Inkers: Josef Rubinstein with Tom Christopher Colored by Max Scheele Lettered by Jack Morelli Editor: Craig Anderson Editor-in-Chief: Tom DeFalco In 1991, Jim Starlin and artists Geoerge Perez and Ron Lim would collaborate in the six-issue limited series “The Infinity Gauntlet”. Considered as one of the best Thanos storylines […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Marvel Super Heroes Secret Wars vol. 1, Issue #1 – May 1984 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: Marvel Super Heroes Secret Wars vol. 1, Issue #1 YEAR: May 1984 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Writer: Jim Shooter Penciller: Michael Zeck  Inker: John Beatty  Letter: Joe Rosen  Colorist: Christie Scheele  Editor: Tom DeFalco In my very first post for mycomicbookjourney.com, I wrote about “Contest of Champions” being an epic limited series.  It was the first for Marvel Comics but what followed in 1984 was truly epic and it would […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Wonder Man – Issue #4 – December 1991 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: Wonder Man – Issue #4 YEAR: December 1991 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Writer: Gerard Jones Penciler: Jeff Johnson Inker: Jan Anton Harps Colorist: Joe Rosas Letterer: Pat Brosseau Editor: Fabian Nicieza  Editor-in-Chief: Tom DeFalco Simon Williams, the son of rich industrialist Sanford Williams (owner of Williams Innovations), became wealthy after his father’s debt and competed against Stark Industries.  But after his brother Eric gets Simon to embezzle funds from the […]