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: 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: 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

Comic Review: The Amazing Spider-Man (1963) #1

The Amazing Spider-Man (1963) #1 Spider-Man, in one of his earliest adventures following Uncle Ben’s death, must save a crew of astronauts aboard a malfunctioning space ship! (Synopsis from Marvel.com) Writer: Stan Lee Illustrator: Steve Ditko Published: March 10, 1963 The Amazing Spider-Man (1963) #1 features an upset spider-man as he tries to help his … More Comic Review: The Amazing Spider-Man (1963) #1

Comic Review: Tales to Astonish (1959) #35

Tales to Astonish (1959) #35 Ant-Man and his Pym Particles are back! And this time he’s recruiting an entire army of ants! (Synopsis from Goodreads) Writer: Larry Lieber Illustrator: Steve Ditko, Dick Ayers Published: September 01, 1962 Tales to Astonish (1959) #35 is the return of the Ant-Man! This issue was great! I am a … More Comic Review: Tales to Astonish (1959) #35

Comic Review: Amazing Adult Fantasy (1961) #7

Amazing Adult Fantasy (1961) #7 The magazine that respects your intelligence fantastic thrillers for the more mature reader. (Synopsis from Goodreads) Writer: Stan Lee Illustrator: Steve Ditko Published: December 01, 1961 Amazing Adult Fantasy (1961) #7 is a collection of five short thrillers—Why Won’t They Believe Me, The Last Man on Earth, Witch Hunt, Journey’s End, and The … More Comic Review: Amazing Adult Fantasy (1961) #7