Tag Archives: Jack Kirby

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Preview: Fighting American

A preview of Titan’s new edition of the complete Fighting American by Simon and Kirby. Continue reading

 
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Jack Kirby Interview

Jack Kirby talks to Gary Groth about who really created Thor, Spider-Man, The Hulk, The Fantastic Four and many of the other Marvel characters currently populating the big screen. Continue reading

 
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We Survived

Welcome to Monday. Again. Continue reading

 
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Bedlam and Baby: Parables of Creation in Jack Kirby and Chris Ware

A look at scenes of creation, drawing, and comics-making. Continue reading

 
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Jim Shooter: Groundhog Day in the Land of the Apocryphiars

Running alongside his storied career as a comics writer, editor, and publisher, Jim Shooter began a second, parallel career sometime in the 1990s: that of recounting his first career in vainglorious prose and delusional detail. Continue reading

 
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Layout Workbook 5

This week we are going to diagram a double page spread. Continue reading

 
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Contracts, Contacts, Comments

Some history, some baseball, some Brandon. Continue reading

 
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Layout Workbook 2

This week we’re going to look at how the 6 x 9-inch printed live area situates itself on the North American comic book page and spread. Continue reading