Sunday, August 2, 2015

Back For More by Berni Wrightson

I think this is what they refer to as a "tipped plate," from the hardbound cover.  Whatever tis, it's just amaz'n, especially if you embiggen


Mars Is Heaven Splash Panel by Wally Wood

Yep, a splash panel, not a splash page...but still wunnerful

The Weapons of Lankhmar by Jim Steranko





So, first Steranko does this great portrait of Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser, then he surrounds that with different weapons for four books.  I missed the first and third books, and I'm told everyone missed the fourth.  Steranko is amaz'n at ancient weapons, drawing functional armor and implements that are also georgeous

The Ram and The Peacock by Barry Smith




Irregardless of the great art, this Conan print makes you ponder...has an evil wizard been slain, or has a murderous barbarian won out?   hhhmmmmmmmm....