Gerry Conway comic
The Avengers battle the Defenders in comics' first great crossover battle royale! It's hero against hero in the sensational summer hit of 1973: Cap vs. Namor! Thor vs. Hulk! It's the original, and there's never been another one like it. All this, plus the origin of Mantis; an all-hands-on-deck battle with the Zodiac; the Avengers vs. Thanos and the Cosmic Cube; a Giant-Size adventure alongside Golden Age heroes Miss America and the Whizzer; the wedding of Quicksilver and Crystal; the return of Ultron; and an increasingly tense love triangle between the Scarlet Witch, the Vision and Mantis! And as an added bonus feature, rare Avengers pinups, profiles and more from the pages of the '70s fanzine FOOM! Collecting AVENGERS (1963) #115-128, GIANT-SIZE AVENGERS (1974) #1, DEFENDERS (1972) #8-11, CAPTAIN MARVEL (1968) #33 and FANTASTIC FOUR (1961) #150.
- Issue # TPB (4 months ago)
The Parker family is web-slinging and wall-crawling their way into your hearts and into comic shops later this year! Life is good for Peter Parker and Mary Jane; their daughter Annie is their pride and joy, they're both working and (barely) making ends meet, they're keeping the streets of New York City safe from super villains…you know, normal family stuff. Oh, did we mention MJ and Annie have Spider-Powers –– just like Peter?! Being Spider-Man just became a family affair...
Collects Daredevil (1964) #271-282, Annual #5-6 and material from Punisher Annual #3, Incredible Hulk Annual #16, Silver Surfer Annual #3.All hell breaks loose! Things really get heated as Daredevil is caught between the diabolical Mephisto and his monstrous son Blackheart! The Man Without Fear and his friends will be forced to face their demons like never before! Are they fated to burn for eternity in the fiery underworld, or can they find their way back home? And what role will the Silver Surfer play? As Atlantis Attacks, Daredevil must face...Spider-Man! And DD, the Surfer, Punisher and the Hulk will be stalked by Lifeform! Meanwhile, Acts of Vengeance puts Daredevil well out of his weight class in a battle against Ultron! Good thing Karnak and Gorgon of the Inhumans are around to lend a hand (and cloven hoof)!
- Issue # TPB (6 months ago)
Between their traditional Silver Age incarnation and the tongue-in-cheek Giffen/DeMatteis run, there was…JLA Detroit! Series scribe Gerry Conway revisits what may have been the most controversial lineup of DC's iconic team book ever. (Who can forget the breakdancing Vibe?) Then experience a classic tale reprinted from the '80s!
- Issue # Full (11 months ago)
She will be the mightiest champion of her time. He was the mightiest monster of his. What happens when these legends clash will change the course of history for the warrior known as THUNDRA! PLUS, a classic Thundra tale!
- Issue # Full (11 months ago)
The origin of the Sons of the Tiger. The amulets that Black Tiger, Bob Diamond and Lin Sun possess allow them to unlock the power of the tiger and avenge their fallen master. Note: this issue only contains the Sons of the Tiger story.
Genre: Martial Arts
Chapter one of the comics adaptation of the second book in Michael Moorcock's Runestaffseries. Dorian Hawkmoon and his companion Oladahn arrive in the city of Soryandum. There, they get captured by the armies of Huillam D'Averc, only to be rescued shortly thereafter by the city's inhabitants that have used their magic and technology to slip dimensions so that they appear as wraiths.
With one bite a person's life will be changed forever. It's the classic story of Peter Parker's transformation from shy nerd to heroic webslinger! After being bitten by a radioactive spider, Peter Parker must balance love and his new responsibilities.
- Issue # Full (one year ago)
For 28 days of the month, Jack Russell leads a normal life. He’s got a beautiful wife and a baby on the way. He’s the picture of happiness. On day 29, however, he turns into an uncontrollable, bloodthirsty monster. But as the saying goes, the best-laid plans of wolves and men.
Buddy Baker has fought hard for our world and just as hard for his family. But by the year 2024, heroes are growing tired, the villains have grown nastier, and Buddy's own hometown of San Diego has struggled for years to recover from a cataclysmic typhoon. Now, as San Diego faces the most vicious villain it's seen in years, Buddy's powers are starting to fail him, but the hero won't fail the world. Prepare for the Last Days of Animal Man.
Jenny Swensen, daughter of the developer of this M.A.X. technology, gained control of it soon after the murder of her father by Fritz Krotze, owner of Krotze International, a firm that itself was at the sway of a mysterious group of international terrorists. She used it for a time to avenge her father's death, to help people, and then to stop the proliferation of M.A.X. technology itself.
The series follows private Investigators in New Orleans made up of a Vietnam War vet Jacob Ashe and his partner Cinder Du Bois, the child of a war vet and a Vietnamese woman.
Frank Drake, the descendant of Count Dracula, has inherited the Count's castle. With a plan to turn the castle into a tourist hot-spot, Frank sets out for Transylvania. But something dark lurks in the bowels of Castle Dracula!
"Beware the eyes of Baron Tyme": Story by Gerry Conway. Pencils by Steve Ditko. Inks by Al Milgrom. The evil Baron Tyme has taken control of Man-Bat's wife, Francine, forcing her to try to kill one of his colleagues. Even with the aid of Batman, Man-Bat will be hard-pressed to contain his wife and capture the evil baron.
Thanks to scripter Gerry Conway and artist Don Heck, the red, white and blue shone like never before - on the steel alloyed suit of the WWII cyborg, Steel. A biology student who had become a U.S. Marine, Hank Heywood nearly died in an explosion on his military base. However, his college professor, Gilbert Giles, literally pieced him back together. In addition to fitting Heywood with micro-motors and steel compounds to replace ravaged bone, muscle,and organ tissue, Giles infused his former student with a bioretardent formula to induce rapid skin growth over his charred body. The series ran for 5 issues before falling victim to the "DC Implosion."
Senator Walter Reilly presides over the dedication of a new exhibit of Native American artifacts at the New York Museum of Natural History. John Ravenhair, a history teacher at Bradley High, receives the mystical Talon of the Bison Cult from his great-grandfather. Firestorm battles Black Bison when he attacks at the museum.
Superman and Wonder Woman of Earth Two battle each other as Wonder Woman attempts to destroy The Manhattan Project and prevent the development of atomic weapons while Superman seeks to ensure that America develops them before the Axis. But they must set their differences aside as the agents of the Axis seek to steal vital information about the project and ensure that the Axis develops the atom bomb first.
- Issue # Full (one year ago)