The Comic Book Attic (the comic book attic)
Podcasts that Celebrate the Back Issue Bin. Also home to Mike's other assorted podcasts
The Comic Book Attic #183

Comics of My Youth Part 33 of 100.  In this chapter, I look at Visionaries #1-3, 5, and Super Friends (Super Powers reprint) comic. Also, I talk about recent finds and give an update on my methods of choosing back issues to buy.  (33:19)

 

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The Comic Book Attic #182

Comics of My Youth Part 32 of 100. In this episode, I talk about Fantastic Four #311-313, Inhumanoids #1, and G.I. Joe A Real American Hero Special Treasury Edition (and by default, G.I. Joe A Real American Hero #1).  I also talk about former cover-featured comic Unknown Worlds #33. Finally, I talk about what I read in March, including the following: Brave and the Bold #157; Morbius, the Living Vampire #27; Yosemite Sam #77; Adventures in the DC Universe #4; Lobo Annual ('93) #1; Phantom Stranger ('87) #1; Thunderstrike #2; Superman ('87) #34; Extreme Destroyer Prologue #1; Classics Illustrated #5 (19th ed.); and Futures End: Grayson #1. (58:54)

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And the others:

 

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The Comic Book Attic #181

Comics of My Youth Part 31 of 100.  In this installment, I look at Green Lantern: Emerald Dawn #2-6.  Also, I talk about some former cover-featured comics: World's Finest Comics #194, Detective Comics #572, Tom Strong #36, Charlton Bullseye vol.2 #7, Marvel Super Action #4, Blasters Special #1, and Gemstone's Extra #1.  (26:54)

 

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The Comic Book Attic #180

Comics of My Youth Part 30 of 100.  This time around, I look at New Mutants #48-52.  Plus, I talk about former cover-featured Marvel comics Champions #1 and Thor #154. (25:25)

 

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The Comic Book Attic #179

Comics of My Youth Part 29 of 100.  In this episode, I talk about Avengers #281-285.  Also, I talk about some more recent comics from AdHouse Books: Pope Hats #3, Supermag #1, and Johnny Hiro #2, 3. (23:16)

Kirby Your Enthusiasm podcast link

Some of my research into the strange comics of John Jacobs: Here and here. Also, check out the initial KYE blog entry that started the quest here

The other comics I talk about from AdHouse Books:  (Thanks, Chris!)

 

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The Comic Book Attic #178

Comics of My Youth: Part 28 of 100.  I look at the Star Wars comics of my youth: Marvel Special Edition featuring Star Wars #2, Marvel Comics Illustrated Version of the Empire Strikes Back, Ewoks #5, and Star Wars #71, 81.  (17:48)

 

 

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The Comic Book Attic #177

Comics of My Youth: Part 27 of 100.  In the episode, I look back at Solo Avengers #3-6, 9, 10. Also, a quick review of the 2015 Fantastic Four film. (22:27)

 

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The Comic Book Attic #176

Comics of My Youth Part 26 of 100.  This time around, we're looking at a variety of comics: The Silver Surfer ('88) #1, 2; Alf #1; Spectacular Spider-Man #140; Marvel Action Universe #1; and Marvel Classics Comics #33. (15:04)

And by extension, the comic Marvel Action Universe reprints, Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends #1:

 

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The Comic Book Attic #175

Comics of My Youth Part 25 of 100.  In this chapter, I cover some more Transformers issues: G.I. Joe and the Transformers #1-4, Transformers The Movie #1-3, and Transformers Universe #1-4. (22:55)

 

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The Comic Book Attic #174

Comics of My Youth Part 24 of 100.  I talk about Iron Man #218-222.  (20:51)

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