Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Comics News for March 31, 2015

Yogi Bear invokes non-nudity clause; Dr. Druid has no time for soft drinks; Flash Fact bores even nerds.
Top: from "Savage Animal Fury!" in Cartoon Network Presents #4 (November 1997), script by Michael Kupperman,
pencils and inks by Bill Alger, colors by Dave Tanguay, letters by Phil Felix
Middle: from "Rosie and Red Russia!" in Incredible Hulk (1968 series) #210 (April 1977), script by Len Wein,
breakdowns by Sal Buscema, finishes by Ernie Chan, colors by Glynis Wein, letters by John Costanza
Bottom: from "Amazing Ratios" in Strange Adventures #60 (September 1955), script by Julius Schwartz, artist uncredited


Today in Comics History: Ken finally gets Barbie that Dream House she's always wanted


Panel from Star Trek (IDW 3011 series) #33 (May 2014); script by Mike Johnson; pencils by Joe Corroney; inks by Joe Corroney, Victor Moya, and Rob Doan; colors by John Rauch,; letters by Neil Uyetake

365 Days of Star Wars Comics, Day 90: WHEEEEEEEEEEEEEE


Panels from Star Wars: Purge: The Hidden Blade one-shot (April 2010); script by Haden Blackman; painted art by Chris Scalf

Monday, March 30, 2015

365 Days of Star Wars Comics, Day 89: Are you ready for your Muppety date?


Panels from Star Wars: X-Wing Rogue Squadron #9 (July 1996), story by Michael A. Stackpole, script by Jan Strnad, pencils by John Nadeau, inks by Jordi Ensign, colors by Perry McNamee, letters by Vickie Williams

Sunday, March 29, 2015

365 Days of Star Wars Comics, Day 88: Threepio continues to spread despair and destruction across the universe


Panels from Star Wars: Tag & Bink Are Dead #1 (October 2001), script by Kevin Rubio, pencils by Lucas Marangon, inks by Howard Shum, colors by Michelle Madsen, letters by Steve Dutro

Today in Comics History: Happy birthday, Eric Idle!


Panel from Comics: Monty Python one-shot (April 2014), script by Chris Canibano, pencils and colors by Juan Luis Rincón, letters by Gary Scott Beatty

Saturday, March 28, 2015

365 Days of Star Wars Comics, Day 87: Princesses just wanna have fun


Panels from Star Wars: Rebel Heist #2 (May 2014), script by Matt Kindt, pencils by Marco Castiello, inks by Dan Parsons, colors by Gabe Eltaeb, letters by Michael Heisler

Friday, March 27, 2015

Sure, I like that new Hawkeye action figure, but I'm really looking forward to the variant version


365 Days of Star Wars Comics, Day 86: Han Solo/Meow Meow Kitty Team-Up


Panels from the Star Wars comic strip adaptation of Brian Daley's early proto-Expanded Universe novel Han Solo at Stars' End (novel April 1979, circa 1980), reprinted in Han Solo at Stars' End #2 (April 1997), script by Archie Goodwin, pencils and inks by Alfredo Alcala, colors by Perry McNamee

Thursday, March 26, 2015

365 Days of Star Wars Comics, Day 85: Robot Roll Call!


Panels from "Skippy the Jedi Droid" in Star Wars Tales #1 (September 1999), script by Peter David, pencils by Martin Egeland, inks by Howard Shum, colors by Harold MacKinnon, letters by Vickie Williams

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

365 Days of Star Wars Comics, Day 84: Petulant Teens of the Star Wars Universe


Panels from Star Wars: Jedi: Yoda one-shot (June 2004); script by Jeremy Barlow; painted art by Hoon; letters by Michael David Thomas