ARCHIVE PAGE 109 - Aug 2012
Previous posts that appeared on the front page of comic book brain.com
The Kirk Alyn Superman from 1948, in which Supers fights "The Spider Lady" (Carol Forman). More Superman.
Leinil Francis Yu "Silent Dragon"
Silent Dragon page by Leinil Francis Yu, DC Comics 2005. See enlargement here.
Lego ad for Batman 2
New page on Director Fritz Lang
Paul Smith Cover to The Spirit #17
More The Spirit
Cover to Spirit Issue 6, Darwyn Cooke
New Book on History of Marvel
Sean Howe's 496 page long story of Marvel Comics
This book covers a very wide range of history and includes so many people from Marvel's history that it helps to at least have a previous knowledge of Kirby, Ditko, Steranko, and of course Stan Lee and Martin Groodman. Written from the point of view of someone who is contemporous with the last decade or so of Marvel events, it unravels quite a few of the legends about the clash of personalities in Marvel's huge wake of creative personalities.
Screen Superheroes of 2012
Update Aug 6, 2012
- Avengers $1,461,368,487 worldwide
- Dark Knight Rises $737.1 Million worldwide
- Amazing Spider-Man $678,526,210 worldwide
For more numbers, see Top Earning Superhero Movies
Joss Whedon Writing and Directing Avengers 2
This is hardly a surprise - Avengers has pulled $1,461,368,487 worldwide, and Disney must be chomping at the bit to get another one out. Scheduling for a 2015 release of the sequel to Marvel Studios billion dollar earner.Read More at the Marvel Page
Added Page: Jordi Bernet on this web site
Greg Capullo Art from Batman 2
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Frazetta Panel from Squeeze Play
Original Page August 20, 2012