Anthony’s Marvel Comics picks for October 2016

Champions #1 (2016)

Here’s a look at what’s coming out from Marvel for October 2016. A full list of solicitations is available here. Comics Champions #1, $5 Black Panther #7, $4 Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat #11, $4 Ms. Marvel #12, $5 Cage! #1 (of 4), $4 Guardians of the Galaxy #13, $4 Captain Marvel #10, $4 Spider-Man #9, … Read more

Anthony’s Marvel Comics picks for September 2016

Spidey #10

Here’s a look at what’s coming out from Marvel for September 2016. A full list of solicitations is available here. Comics Captain Marvel #9, $4 Ms. Marvel #11, $4 Spider-Man #8, $4 Guardians of the Galaxy #12, $4 The Mighty Thor #11, $4 Spidey #10, $4 Howard the Duck #11, $4 Moon Girl and Devil … Read more

Anthony’s recommended Marvel comics

Squirrel Girl #6 (August 2015)

On the heels of my recommended DC Comics reading, here’s a list of my recommended Marvel comics. I’ll admit my Marvel recommendations will be light on certain stuff (crossovers and mutants particularly). Again, I favor trade paperbacks versus single issues/expensive hardcovers as much as possible. Spider-Man Untold Tales of Spider-Man. Kurt Busiek’s take on Peter’s … Read more

“Dark Knight III” is the top selling comic for February 2016

Dark Knight III #3

The top selling comic for February was “Dark Knight III” #3, which isn’t much of a surprise. The miniseries┬áhad missed coming out in January, but finally returned in February. Here’s a list of the top selling comics for February 2016, from Diamond figures and Comichron: Dark Knight III: The Master Race #3, $5.99 (DC) Star … Read more

Package shows: “The Incredible Hulk and the Amazing Spider-Man”

Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends

Today’s package show is “The Incredible Hulk and the Amazing Spider-Man.” The hour-long show aired in 1982-1983 on NBC, and paired the Incredible Hulk with “Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends.” Here’s the opening credits for the package show. The Incredible Hulk This Incredible Hulk series was the second animated series for Bruce Banner and company, … Read more

Top 10 TV cartoon theme songs

The Flintstones

Yes, I suppose this was inevitable. After all those decade-by-decade posts, here’s one that names my choices for the top 10 TV cartoon theme songs of all time. The choices are drawn from each decade’s top 10 theme songs. For the top 10 theme songs by decade: 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s 2010s The top … Read more