Favorite Comics from Yesteryear 2

“But compassion was in short supply after the holocaust, while the desire to find scapegoats seemed to have no end. One organization of crazed fanatics, the National Reconstruction Alliance, focused their hatred on two groups: advocates for arms control and Jews… my parents... God help them... were both.” -Batman (2050 A.D.) Hex #11 (1986) Writer/ Editor: Michael Fleisher Art: Mark Texeira (pencils), Jose Garzon & Pablo Marcos (inks), Mas (letters), and Le Rose (colors) If you want to read a comic book today it’s so much easier and convenient than when I was a kid in the 80’s. My love of Hex #11 can be attributed to the “struggle” to read Batman in the neighborhood where I grew up. I was a b

Favorite Comics from Yesteryear 1

“We have decided that you two warriors, the epitome of all that is great in each of our mighty races, shall be the champions of each empire. You will continue the single-warrior combat that you have independently begun…” -Skrull Empress R’klll Fantastic Four Annual #18 Writers: John Byrne (plot) & Mark Gruenwald (script) Art: Mark Bright (pencils), Mike Gustovich (inks), Phil Felix (letters), and Petra Scotese (colors) Editor: Mike Carlin I was a sickly child. By that I mean I was sick a lot. Seemed like if there was something to get sick from I caught it, and I was also was born with asthma. So a simple cold could turn deadly with Pneumonia real quick. I spent a lot of my formative years re

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