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Freeze Frame 12/1/2017

From Batman Annual #2 by Lee Weeks & Elizabeth Breitweiser

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Uncover The Best Covers 11/30/2017

From X-Men Blue #16 by Arthur Adams

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Freeze Frame 10/20/2017

From Batwoman #9 by Fernando Blanco & John Rauch

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Freeze Frame 8/3/2017

From The New Gods Special #1 by Walt Simonson & Laura Martin

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Tuesday Top Fifteen: Our Favorite Creators Patrick

Nothing But Comics is about to hit our three year mark and in observance of the site’s anniversary, every Tuesday from now until we finish, one of our staff members will list off their favorite comics creators all time. This week it’s Patrick Continue reading Tuesday Top Fifteen: Our Favorite Creators Patrick

DC Comics Holding Kamandi Challenge And It Sounds Cool As Shit

Countdown-Special-Kamandi-1-41c53 (1)During the DC All Access Panel At Emerald City Comic Con, the publisher announced the Kamandi Challenge, where several creators will attempt to make their best Kamandi stories. These creators include Walt Simonson, Neal Adams, Gail Simone, Tom King, Bill Willingham, Steve Orlando, Marguerite Bennett, Keith Giffen, Greg Pak, Dan Abnett & more. Details at CBR. Every time I see the title I always want to scream it out like Charles Barkley does “GINOBLI!!!”

Before STAR WARS, there was Howard Chaykin’s IRONWOLF

In American Comic Book Chronicles: The 1970s, contributor Dave Dykema notes that, in 1976, when Marvel Comics agreed to publish a comic book adaptation of the upcoming Star Wars movie, filmmaker George Lucas made two requests: “First, in order to maximize publicity, Marvel’s first two Star Wars issues had to be on the newsstands before the film came out. Second, Lucas wanted artist Howard Chaykin to draw the comic. Lucas liked Chaykin’s work on a 1973-74 three-issue run of DC’s Weird Worlds (#8-#10) starring science-fiction swashbuckler Ironwolf.”

Curious about the comic that inspired Lucas to request Chaykin for the Star Wars adaptation, Nothing But Comics takes a look at the Ironwolf strip presented in DC Comics’ Weird Worlds #8-#10.

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Freeze Frame 1/8/2016

From Ragnarok #7 by Walt Simonson & Laura Martin
From Ragnarok #7 by Walt Simonson & Laura Martin

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