Comic Review: Fantastic Four (1961) #15

Fantastic Four (1961) #15 The Fantastic Four battle the Mad Thinker and his awesome Android! The Android…neither animal, nor vegetable, nor mineral…what is it?! (Synopsis from Marvel.com) Writer: Stan Lee Illustrator: Jack Kirby, Dick Ayers Published: June 10, 1963 Fantastic Four (1961) #15 shows the Fantastic Four going their separate ways. I have really mixed … More Comic Review: Fantastic Four (1961) #15

Comic Review: Tales to Astonish (1959) #44

Tales to Astonish (1959) #44 Wasp’s first appearance! While working for scientist Vernon Van Dyne, Hank Pym meets the young girl who will become his partner in crime-fighting…and in life! Janet Van Dyne gains her sting, thanks to a super powered transformation! (Synopsis from Goodreads) Writer: Stan Lee Illustrator: Jack Kirby, Steve Ditko, Don Heck … More Comic Review: Tales to Astonish (1959) #44

Comic Review: Fantastic Four (1961) #14

Fantastic Four (1961) #14 The Puppet Master has gained control over the Sub-Mariner and hatches a plan to finally ensnare and defeat the Fantastic Four. (Synopsis from Marvel.com) Writer: Stan Lee Illustrator: Jack Kirby Published: May 10, 1963 Fantastic Four (1961) #14 features the Puppet Master as he takes control of the Sub-Mariner. The Sub-Mariner … More Comic Review: Fantastic Four (1961) #14

Comic Review: Sgt. Fury and His Howling Commandos (1963) #1

Sgt. Fury and His Howling Commandos (1963) #1 Be on the frontline or in the trenches with Nick Fury’s elite squad of the Howling Commandos! The Resistance against the Nazis is now in France- will a young woman turn the tide for the Commandos? Following the earliest, legendary adventures of Nick Fury, war hero! (Synopsis … More Comic Review: Sgt. Fury and His Howling Commandos (1963) #1

Comic Review: Fantastic Four (1961) #13

Fantastic Four (1961) #13 More than two hundred thousand miles from Earth, the Fantastic Four face the menace of The Red Ghost! (Synopsis from Marvel.com) Writer: Stan Lee, Jack Kirby Illustrator: Steve Ditko Published: April 10, 1963 Fantastic Four (1961) #13 features one of the evenest fights we’ve seen. The Fantastic four go up against … More Comic Review: Fantastic Four (1961) #13

Comic Review: The Amazing Spider-Man (1963) #3

The Amazing Spider-Man (1963) #3 Witness the birth of one of Spider-Man’s greatest enemies, the grotesque Dr. Octopus! (Synopsis from Marvel.com) Writer: Stan Lee Illustrator: Steve Ditko Published: July 10, 1963 The Amazing Spider-Man (1963) #3 is the first full-length Spider-Man story. And they could not have picked a better villain for this issue. Doctor … More Comic Review: The Amazing Spider-Man (1963) #3

Comic Review: Fantastic Four (1961) #12

Fantastic Four (1961) #12 General Ross tasks the Fantastic Four with finding and capturing the Hulk. But treachery is afoot and the Hulk sets out to find the real villain of the day…the Wrecker! (Synopsis from Marvel.com) Writer: Stan Lee Illustrator: Jack Kirby Published: March 10, 1963 Fantastic Four (1961) #12 is an exciting issue … More Comic Review: Fantastic Four (1961) #12

Comic Review: The Amazing Spider-Man (1963) #2

The Amazing Spider-Man (1963) #2 The Vulture’s rampage in Manhattan begins. Can Spidey take down the avian menace? (Synopsis from Marvel.com) Writer: Stan Lee Illustrator: Jack Kirby, Steve Ditko Published: May 10, 1963 The Amazing Spider-Man (1963) #2 has two fast-paced Spider-Man stories that reveal so much more about his powers. I think my favorite … More Comic Review: The Amazing Spider-Man (1963) #2

Comic Review: Tales of Suspense (1959) #39

Tales of Suspense (1959) #39 Iron Man’s first explosive appearance by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby. ‘Nuff said. (Originally published as TALES OF SUSPENSE (1963) #39) (Synopsis from Marvel.com) Writer: Stan Lee, Larry Lieber Illustrator: Gene Colan, Don Heck, Steve Ditko Published: March 01, 1963 Tales of Suspense (1959) #39 introduces the beloved Iron Man and thrills us … More Comic Review: Tales of Suspense (1959) #39