Every day this year, I will be examining the artwork on a single comic book story. Today’s artist is Jim Aparo, and the issue is The Brave and the Bold #98, which was published by DC and is cover dated October/November 1971. This scan is from the trade Legends of the Dark Knight: Jim Aparo volume 1, which was published in 2012. Enjoy! Continue Reading »
Every day this year, I will be examining the first pages of random comics. This month I will be doing theme weeks, with each week devoted to comics from one decade. This week’s decade: the 1970s! Today’s page is from The Brave and the Bold #104 and was published by DC and is cover dated November/December 1972. This scan is from the trade paperback Legends of the Dark Knight: Jim Aparo volume 1, which was just published a few months ago. Enjoy! Continue Reading »
Which, yes, I really ought to have picked up by now. I will. Eventually. But that’s not why I’m bringing it up. The fact that they list all of the artists as photographers is. Even that Silver Age work horse Various gets that distinction (when is Scott doing a spotlight on him/them?) I just really like the implication of that.