Thursday, May 19, 2022

The Ultimate Fanzine Shadows by Mike Kaluta




 Hey, Russ, ANOTHER Kaluta Shadow!  Now, that's my kind of abbondanza!  And, 48 years earlier, the first Spring issue of Maelstrom had another Kaluta Shadow

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Your Convention Schedule This Saturday by Berni Wrightson





The rest of these have been up before.  Interest'n note:  the Wrightson Treasury says this image is in another fanzine, Seraphim 5, but it ain't

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Variant Doc Doom by Jack Kirby






I'm pretty amazed what I sometimes miss--I dinnae even know there was a sixth series of the Fantastic Four

Sunday, May 15, 2022

Savage Tales #3 Cover by Barry Smith





 ....not!  Oh, well, we can only imagine the paint'n Barry would have done over this

Saturday, May 14, 2022

Barbarians by Jim Steranko



 Another fundundant image, but I sure love it

Friday, May 13, 2022

Some Fantastic John Adkins Richardson






 So, in the way-back, I talked about obtain'n Maxor (Fantastic Exploits #21), and put up some awesome sauce from that sweet fanzine.  Just found out that Maxor returned in FE #23, and the first three images are from that.  Unfortunately, only the fourth image (from the original Maxor) embiggens, but both issues had those great transport tubes and walk'n citadels (long before Star Wars!).  Cover to FE 15 has nothing to do with this, although octopus hands morphed to octopus hair in FE 21

Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Karion Of Atlantis by Jack Kirby

Okay, Jack had more concepts than you could shake a stick at (seriously, where the heck did that phrase come from?), but this one is really intrigu'n to me.  If you know more, please holla