Monday, 20 October 2014

Berni Wrightson's Monsters Colouring Book




Here's a treat. From 1974, Berni Wrightson's The Monsters / Color The Creature Book. It all came about because...well, here, let Berni tell you all about it, from his A Look Back compendium:
































Thursday, 16 October 2014

Steranko's The Block


Hey, wanna read a lost Bronze Age Jim Steranko strip you've never seen before? 'Course you do! The Block was produced by Jim & Byron Preiss in 1971 as an anti-drugs mini comic, was distributed to american public schools, then reprinted in 1973 in Steranko's Comixscene, and has presumably never been seen since. Massive thanks to website Seduction Of The Innocent for uploading this, so I could sneakily liberate it for the cause.









And here's Steranko's Nick Fury in some wonderful promo pieces for one of  Phil Seuling's early comic conventions:




Tuesday, 14 October 2014

Mr. A


There is black. And there is white.
And there is NOTHING in between.






Monday, 13 October 2014

Behold The Man



Here, with suitably controversial cover, is Roy Thomas and Alex Nino's fantastic adaptation of Michael Moorcock's Behold The Man. I can't really add anything to Rascally's introduction here, as he says it all.
Like everybody else, I throw the words 'classic' and 'masterpiece' around a lot on this here blog, but honestly, Behold The Man is both of those things and more.
And, on a lighter note, it's obvious that Nino had no idea what a Teddy Boy was when he did this piece.