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

Journey into Mystery Volume 2: Atlas Era Marvel Masterworks


Classic Pre-code Horror from pre-Marvel Atlas Comics Journey into Mystery Volume 2 collects #11-20 of Journey into Mystery from the pre-code Atlas Era (pre-Marvel) cover dates from August 1953 to December 1954. What a great collection of artists in this edition: Russ Heath, Bill Everett, Pablo Ferro, George Tuska, Paul Reinman, John Forte, Harry Anderson,… Read More Journey into Mystery Volume 2: Atlas Era Marvel Masterworks

Ms. Marvel: Vol. 3, Generation Why


I give Ms. Marvel: Generation Why five stars. This rating system is based on the five aspects of entertainment that make it good: Characters, Plot/Writing, Novelty (Innovation), the Fun Factor and Production/Art (Production/Acting for shows and movies). Characters Characters are one of the most important aspects of media. They make or break comic books, shows,… Read More Ms. Marvel: Vol. 3, Generation Why