13th Dimension
10  mai     10h30
Dan Greenfield    Conan the Barbarian and some rock and roll& Growing up in the ’70s, everyone talked about Frank Frazetta. He was to fantasy art to what Neal Adams was to comics art. He was revered. Frazetta was born Feb. 9, 1928 and died May 10, 2010. Now, typically we don’t mark a creator’s death date with [&]
HOT PICKS On Sale This Week
Dan Greenfield    Scott and Dan pick the comics they’re most looking forward to& Dan Greenfield, editor, 13th Dimension The Comic Book History of Animation #5, IDW. The final issue of Fred He writes for 13th Dimension too Van Lente and Ryan Dunlavey’s excellent exploration of the world of animation. This issue...
09  mai     10h30
STAR WARS 2022 Calendar Set Pays Tribute to Classic Toy Packaging
Dan Greenfield    Shades of the days of Kenner& There’s another nifty calendar headed your way in 2022, beyond the groovy Batman and Marvel Comics offerings we’ve shown off the last couple of days: the 2022 Star Wars Collector’s Edition Calendar. Best part? The design is based on the classic Kenner toy packaging...
Dan Greenfield    Celebrating Wonder Woman creator William Moulton Marston, who was born May 9, 1893& UPDATED 5 9 21: Wonder Woman creator William Moulton Marston was born 128 years ago. Perfect time to re-present this piece from 2017. Obviously, it holds up today. By the way, original WW artist H.G. Peter’s...
08  mai     10h30
MARVEL Salutes Bronze, Silver Ages in 2022 Calendar
Dan Greenfield    In two sizes On Friday, we posted the news that DC has a really groovy Bronze Age Batman calendar coming in 2022. You can click here for all the details and lovely art. But if you’re a Marvel fan, you’re also in luck. Coming later this year is the 2022 Marvel Wall Calendar, which looks [&]
Dan Greenfield    A tribute to an artist gone far too soon& Artist John Paul Leon died May 1 at the age of 49 and the outpouring from the comic-book community has been understandably intense. I thought about doing a 13 COVERS or a 13 ILLUSTRATIONS tribute right off the bat but to be completely candid, I’m just [&]
13 SUPERHEROES: A MOEBIUS Birthday Celebration
13th Dimension    Brilliance on the page& UPDATED 5 8 21: It’s the late, great Moebius’ birthday. Perfect time to re-present this gallery, which first ran in 2015 in slightly altered form. Dig it. Dan A master of fantasy, Moebius born Jean Giraud 83 years ago on May 8, 1938 occasionally delved into the...
07  mai     10h34
DOUG FLUTIE is a Huge BATMAN ’66 Fan and Has the Batmobile to Prove It
Dan Greenfield    Coolest thing since that pass to Gerard Phelan in 1984& We all know that Batman ’66 is beloved across the globe, but it’s still a real gas to find a fan where you least expect it. Former NFL CFL NCAA star quarterback Doug Flutie has converted his garage into a replica of the 1966 Batcave complete...
BATMAN 2022 Calendar Goes Bananas for the Bronze Age
Dan Greenfield    SNEAK PEEK: It’s like 1977 all over again It’s only May, but before you know it, you’re going to be shopping for a new calendar. Think about it we’re almost halfway through the year, if you can believe it. Anyway, I know which one is at the top of my list the 2022 [&]
13 GREAT ILLUSTRATIONS: Richard Sala’s Funky Pop-Culture Tributes
Dan Greenfield    Batman? Check. Doom Patrol? Check. Star Trek? Check. And so much more from the late cartoonist& Cartoonist Richard Sala died a year ago May 7 at the age of 65, leaving an offbeat legacy of stories and artwork that both revered and poked fun at some of our favorite pop-culture concepts and tropes....