The Lord of Light: Jack Kirby’s Concept Art for Argo

This post was originally published on May 26, 2015  Remember that time Jack Kirby's art helped rescue six hostages in Iran? If you've seen the film Argo you should.  If you missed that part you can be forgiven, the details were a bit glossed over in the movie. If you weren't specifically looking for it

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Things I Like: Jack Kirby’s Fourth World

This post was originally published on February 25, 2015  If you’re reading this and you are wondering who Jack Kirby is you obviously don’t read comics. Kirby is one of the most influential artists and creators in the genre, ever. In fact I would go so far as to say a huge swath of the

By |2017-08-26T02:11:35-06:00August 26th, 2017|1970s Nostalgia, Features, Things I Like|0 Comments

Comic Book Art: That Time Dr. Doom Rode A Surfboard

Specifically the time when Dr. Doom stole the Silver Surfer's board. This fantastic (pun intended) panel is from Fantastic Four #57 from way back in 1966. This period is arguably the most creative time from collaborators Stan Lee and Jack Kirby. They were doing new and innovative things with story and art and simply taking

By |2015-07-25T09:00:52-06:00July 25th, 2015|Comic Books, Thoughts & Notions|0 Comments
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