Merc With A Movie: The 16-Year Odyssey of the "Deadpool" Film
We continue a MONTH of I Saw It Advertised One Day! Each day this January you’ll get a piece looking at advertisements in comic books over the decades that amused me for whatever reason. In each installment, we’ll take a look at three ads!
Here is an archive of all installments of this feature.
Now I loves me some Barbara Slate. I think she’s a great comic book creator.
That said, the ads for her 1980s DC series, Angel Love, were ridiculously goofy.
A 1969 ad for marbles would be like a 2011 ad for POGs.
I love the father in this Daisy BB gun ad. “Woah, woah, I don’t want him watching TV! I better get him a gun!”
That’s all for this installment! If you can think of some goofy comic book ads you’d like to see me feature here, drop me a line at firstname.lastname@example.org. Do not make suggestions in the comment section, so that they can still be a surprise for future readers! In fact, I think I’ll just delete comments that contain future suggestions.
Comics Should Be Good accepts review copies. Anything sent to us will (for better or for worse) end up reviewed on the blog. See where to send the review copies.