Hulk no.2, 1962


The Incredible Hulk no.2, July 1962. Cover by Jack Kirby and Steve Ditko.  Usually, Ditko is in my top five Kirby artists, but in this issue, the combo fell far short. I do like the Hulk drawn with the sunken eyes. There are few lines reminiscent of Ditko’s soft clay stylings on display here. Possibly… Read More Hulk no.2, 1962

The Big Ones: Comics with One Million Issues Sold


After reviewing Marvel’s Star Wars Box Set and celebrating their successful relaunch of Star Wars, the first comic of the 21st Century to cross the million mark in sales, I recalled that the ’77 Star Wars series also crossed the seven figure threshold. That begged the question: “How many other comics became million sellers?”  It… Read More The Big Ones: Comics with One Million Issues Sold