Savage Tales #4, 5/1974, Neal Adams cover

Savage Tales #4, 5/1974… Neal Adams cover

Savage Tales #4, 5/74 Curtis (Marvel), 75¢ Neal Adams cover P Craig Russell interior front & back covers (forms poster) Marvel’s second magazine-sized title developed to compete with Warren’s Creepy, Eerie & Vampirella. Includes: Night Of The Dark God – … Continue reading

Marvel Preview #24, Winter/1980

Marvel Preview #24, Winter/1980… Paradox… Paul Gulacy cover

Marvel Preview #24, Winter/1980 Marvel, 1.25 Paul Gulacy cover Val Mayerik frontispiece Full-length SF adventure featuring Paradox’s only appearance. Written by Bill Mantlo, art by Val Mayerik. Mayerik was already something of a comic celebrity, being the co-creator of Howard … Continue reading

Marvel Super Special #10, Winter/1979

Marvel Super Special #10, Winter/1979: Star-Lord

Marvel Super Special #10, Winter/1979 Marvel, 1.25 Earl Norem & Peter Ledger cover After the success of Star Wars, science fiction comics were churned out at a rate not seen since the ’50s. The film proved there was definitely a … Continue reading

Marvel Preview #12, Fall/1977

Marvel Preview #12, Fall/1977… Earl Norem cover

Marvel Preview #12, Fall/1977 Curtis (Marvel), 1.00 Earl Norem cover John Buscema/Ernie Chan frontispiece All-horror issue titled The Haunt Of Horror, featuring Dracula & daughter of Dracula, Lilith. *Get it at Amazon.com* Includes: Editorial by Roger Slifer, pin-up illustration by … Continue reading

Dracula Lives! #9, 11/1974

Dracula Lives! #9, 11/1974… Luis Dominguez cover

Dracula Lives! #9, 11/74 Curtis (Marvel), 75¢ Bondage cover by Luis Dominguez Magazine-size B&W comic magazine with articles & text stories. Includes an unfavorable review of the latest Dracula film from Hammer Studios, The Scars Of Dracula, with photos from … Continue reading

The Haunt Of Horror #1, May/1974

The Haunt Of Horror #1, May/1974… Bob Larkin cover

The Haunt Of Horror #1, May/1974 Curtis (Marvel), 75¢ Bob Larkin cover Alfredo Alcala frontispiece Standard B&W horror fare from the early ’70s, except for an original short story by SF author George Alec Effinger. *Get it at Amazon.com* Includes: … Continue reading

Marvel Preview #9, Winter/1976

Marvel Preview #9, Winter/1976… Philip Wylie’s “Gladiator”

Marvel Preview #9, Winter/1976 Curtis (Marvel), 1.00 Earl Norem cover Mad Castrillo frontispiece Marvel Comics’ adaptation of Philip Wylie‘s influential 1930 novel Gladiator, retitled “Man-God” for this adaptation. Only the first half of the novel was adapted for this issue. … Continue reading

Tales Of The Zombie #2, 10/1973

Tales Of The Zombie #2, 10/1973… Boris Vallejo cover

Tales Of The Zombie Vol 1 #2, 10/73 Curtis (Marvel), 75¢ Cover by Boris Vallejo The voodoo craze of the early ’70s resulted in a multitude of books and magazines on the subject. Not to miss out on any voodoo … Continue reading

Kull And The Barbarians #1, May/1975

Kull And The Barbarians #1, May/1975

Kull And The Barbarians #1, May/1975 Curtis (Marvel), 1.00 Michael Whelan cover John Severin frontispiece, portfolio plate reprint Kull the Conqueror reprints, along with other Robert E Howard-related material. Includes: Hail The Barbarians – an editorial retrospective of Marvel’s adaptations … Continue reading

The Deadly Hands Of Kung Fu #4, 9/1974

The Deadly Hands Of Kung Fu #4, 9/1974… Neal Adams cover

The Deadly Hands Of Kung Fu #4, 9/74 Curtis (Marvel), 75¢ Neal Adams cover featuring David Carradine of TV’s Kung Fu Kung Fu mania hit the U.S. hard in the early ’70s. Interest in martial arts grew astronomically, thanks to … Continue reading