My Comic Book Journey

A Blog About Rediscovering My Comic Book Collection

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: X-Men vol. 1, issue #113 – September 1978 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: X-Men vol. 1, issue #113 YEAR: September 1978 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Writer: Chris Claremont & John Byrne Embellisher: Terry Austin Letterer: A. Kawecki Colorist: G. Wein Editor: Roger Stern Editor-in-Chief: Jim Shooter The Chris Claremont and John Byrne (and also Dave Cockrum) years of “X-Men” were no doubt one of the best years of storytelling and artwork for the popular Marvel Comics series. And while issue #114 would feature […]

Spider-Man Team-Up Featuring X-Men vol. 1, issue #1 – December 1995 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: Spider-Man Team-Up Featuring X-Men vol. 1, issue #1 YEAR: December 1995 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Story by Mark Waid and Tom Peyer Pencils: Ken Lashley Inker: Vince Russell and Al Milgrom Letters: Richard Starkings and Comicraft Colors: Tom Smith Edits: Tom Brevoort Chief: Bob Budiansky Special Thanks to Scott Lobdell And today’s random pull from my comic book is “Spider-Man Team-Up” issue #1. During the mid-90s, I became displeased with […]

Obnoxio the Clown vol. 1, Issue #1 – April 1983 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: Obnoxio the Clown vol. 1, Issue #1 YEAR: April 1983 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Script & Art, Letter and Colors by Alan Kupperberg Editor: Larry Hama Obnoxio the Clown Created by Larry Hama Editor-in-Chief: Jim Shooter Back in the ’70s and ’80s, comics were not just relegated to the comic books that we know of today, there were also comics featured in satire and humor magazines popularized by “MAD”, “CRACKED”, […]