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Year of the Artist, Day 205: Adam Hughes, Part 4 – WildC.A.T.s/X-Men: The Modern Age

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Every day this year, I will be examining the artwork on a single comic book story. Today’s artist is Adam Hughes, and the issue is WildC.A.T.s/X-Men: The Modern Age, which was published by Image (Wildstorm) and Marvel and is cover dated August 1997. These scans are from the trade paperback WildC.A.T.s/X-Men, which is cover dated December 1998 and is totally awesome. Enjoy!
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Year of the Artist, Day 195: Rob Liefeld, Part 4 – Orion #8

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Every day this year, I will be examining the artwork on a single comic book story. Today’s artist is Rob Liefeld, and the story is “Deadend” in Orion #8, which was published by DC and is cover dated January 2001. Enjoy!
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What I bought – May 2014 selections

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“The novel I would most like to read at this moment,” Ludmilla explains, “should have as its driving force only the desire to narrate, to pile stories upon stories, without trying to impose a philosophy of life on you, simply allowing you to observe its own growth, like a tree, an entangling, as if of branches and leaves …” (Italo Calvino, from If on a winter’s night a traveler)
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Year of the Artist, Day 150: Chris Burnham, Part 2 – Elephantmen #16

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Every day this year, I will be examining the artwork on a single comic book story. Today’s artist is Chris Burnham, and the issue is Elephantmen #16, which was published by Image and is cover dated February 2009. Enjoy!
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Year of the Artist, Day 121: Alex Maleev, Part 3 – Daredevil #26

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Every day this year, I will be examining the artwork on a single comic book story. Today’s artist is Alex Maleev, and the issue is Daredevil #26, which was published by Marvel and is cover dated December 2001. Enjoy!
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Year of the Artist, Day 116: Chris Bachalo, Part 3 – Steampunk #5

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Every day this year, I will be examining the artwork on a single comic book story. Today’s artist is Chris Bachalo, and the issues is Steampunk #5, which was published by DC/Wildstorm/Cliffhanger and is cover dated October 2000. Enjoy!
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Year of the Artist, Day 115: Chris Bachalo, Part 2 – Legends of the Dark Knight #64 and Generation Next #4

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Every day this year, I will be examining the artwork on a single comic book story. Today’s artist is Chris Bachalo, and the issues are Legends of the Dark Knight #64 and Generation Next #4, the first of which was published by DC and is cover dated September 1994 and the second of which was published by Marvel and is cover dated June 1995. Enjoy!
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Year of the Artist, Day 105: Jae Lee, Part 2 – Inhumans #1

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Every day this year, I will be examining the artwork on a single comic book story. Today’s artist is Jae Lee, and the issue is Inhumans #1, which was published by Marvel and is cover dated November 1998. These scans are from the trade paperback, which was published in October 2000. Enjoy!
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Year of the Artist, Day 91: Steve Pugh, Part 3 – Generation X #65

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Every day this year, I will be examining the artwork on a single comic book story. Today’s artist is Steve Pugh, and the issue is Generation X #65, which was published by Marvel and is cover dated July 2000. Enjoy!
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Trade paperbacks, older editions, and miscellaneous for January 2014

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“What’s so amazing / That keeps us stargazing / And what do we think we might see”
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Trade paperbacks, older editions, and miscellaneous for October 2013

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“The ghouls all came from their humble abodes / To get a jolt from my electrodes”
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Comics You Should Own – Shade, the Changing Man

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Peter Milligan’s (and, to a certain extent, Chris Bachalo’s) masterpiece gets the spotlight!
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Trade paperbacks, older editions, and miscellaneous for June 2013

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“I see how they run through the tall grass, / With such thoughtless minds, I wish I was thoughtless too”
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Trade paperbacks, older editions, and miscellaneous for February AND March 2013

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Last month, I didn’t get a chance to finish all of these before I went to the convention in Seattle, and then I was busy when I got back. So this month, we get a double dose of trades and books I’ve read and such. That means this is really long, and I apologize for that!
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Trade paperbacks, older editions, and miscellaneous for January 2013

Oxford comma in the title of this post: Yay or nay? I love Oxford commas, myself, but I enjoy hearing opinions about grammatical minutiae!
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