Tag Archives: Spider-Man

It’s 1978 Again, True Believers!

Thanks to cartoonist Mike Lynch for pointing out my 1978 Spider-Man Calendar can be used this year as well – The twelve year old in me is very happy! To check out the whole calendar, go to Mark Anderson’s site … Continue reading

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Building Your Own Little Free Library (Unhelpful Edition)

A quick tutorial from Handyman Jim™ on how to put together your very own Little Free Library! I’m purposely skipping over cutting the post and angle braces, as at no point during that whole process did I have a clue … Continue reading

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John Romita

January 24th is John Romita’s birthday (born 1/24/1930). To celebrate, here’s just a few of the iconic Spider-Man images he’s drawn over the years, grabbed off the web from ComicArtFans, Heritage, Romitaman.com and elsewhere. (Click on pics to see larger.) A … Continue reading

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Holiday Greetings – Stan Lee & John Romita

When the Spider-Man newspaper strip came out in the late 1970s I was 11 years old. Out came the scrapbook and scissors and I started collecting. The following are a few of the holiday strips Stan Lee and John Romita … Continue reading

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John Romita Artist Edition Volume 2

Just got this in the mail the other day. Designed by Randall Dahlk, it’s another home run as far as IDW’s Artist Editions go. Check out Randall Dahlk’s blog for a behind the scenes look. This particular edition got me … Continue reading

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Sins Past – But Not Forgotten

If you may remember from a previous post, I’m not a big fan of the Spider-Man storyline “Sins Past” – where they retcon continuity (the alteration of previously established facts in a fictional work) by having the Green Goblin “do the nasty” with … Continue reading

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Holiday War of the Reptile-Men

Now here’s how do to a holiday issue. The Amazing Spider-Man #166 March 1977 print date but came out December of 1976. Writer/Editor: Len Wein Artist: Ross Andru Inker: Mike Esposito Letterer: Joe Rosen Colorist: Glynis Wein Cover: John Romita … Continue reading

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