I buy a lot of books. Sometimes, well, I end up with something I wish I hadn’t.
Greer Nelson’s early appearances as the Cat and Tigra are finally collected in a fantastic trade paperback, making it possible to finally scratch a forty-year itch.
Not a lot to say about comics this month, but I hope you’ll indulge me!
After he got his cameo in Guardians of the Galaxy, I thought that eventually Howard the Duck would get another shot at the movies. Hope burns eternal. Which brings us to Pointless Fanboy Speculation, in which I tell you how I would adapt this particular character to the MCU. Here’s the Elevator Pitch: Howard the Duck and Beverly take a “road trip” through weird middle America, which warps into a political satire when Howard is cajoled into running for President. It is, at heart, a Frank Capra movie.
Hey, it’s groovy fun from Morrison and Quitely!
A bunch of comics I’ve been kind of meaning to get to for about four decades now, all from Warren.
I love cover art, particularly from the days when the covers worked to reach out and grab you to make you buy them. But sometimes the effort to become interesting …