by Paul Denham
14 Jul 2015, 11:14
Forum: DC Archives Message Board
Topic: BATMAN V SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE - Official Extended Comic-Con Trailer #2 (2016) Movie HD
Replies: 15
Views: 1.2K

<r><QUOTE><s>[quote]</s><B><s>[b]</s>fubarthepanda wrote:<e>[/b]</e></B><HR>[hr]</HR><QUOTE><s>[quote]</s><B><s>[b]</s>Lightning n Chemicals wrote:<e>[/b]</e></B><HR>[hr]</HR>Well, these trailers do generate a lot of discussion ... so <I><s>[i]</s>Mission Accomplished<e>[/i]</e></I> for DC/Warner Br...
by Paul Denham
11 Jun 2015, 22:07
Forum: Masterworks Message Board
Topic: Benedict Cumberbatch to play Doctor Strange
Replies: 138
Views: 8.9K

<r><QUOTE><s>[quote]</s><B><s>[b]</s>Batman wrote:<e>[/b]</e></B><HR>[hr]</HR>Chiwetel Ejoifor as Baron Mordo, and he won't necessarily be a villain, hmm...<br/> <br/> Kinda bummed about Ancient One being whitewashed, I feel the East Asian aspect is intrinsic to the character, whereas Mordo it doesn...
by Paul Denham
11 Jun 2015, 20:54
Forum: Masterworks Message Board
Topic: Benedict Cumberbatch to play Doctor Strange
Replies: 138
Views: 8.9K

<t>I guess I took it for granted the origin was based on the original Silver age one. Foolish me as I probably should have inquired how, if anything, the Ultimates version of the character twisted the origin.<br/> <br/> TBH I'm not up on modern Marvel comics or storylines (and by modern I mean late ...
by Paul Denham
19 May 2015, 21:42
Forum: Crisis On Infinite Comics!
Topic: Suggestions classic comic strips
Replies: 47
Views: 3.4K

<r><QUOTE><s>[quote]</s><B><s>[b]</s>sfcityduck wrote:<e>[/b]</e></B><HR>[hr]</HR>I agree that Terry is best in the pre-War "adventure" strips that are done under Sickles influence and assistance. Having said that, though, some of those war strips present some of the very best art to be found in com...
by Paul Denham
17 May 2015, 22:54
Forum: Crisis On Infinite Comics!
Topic: Suggestions classic comic strips
Replies: 47
Views: 3.4K

<t>My $.02<br/> <br/> Haven't read Steve Canyon but Terry & The Pirates is a masterpiece. No ifs, ands, or buts about it. His skills evolve and it starts out fairly simply (compared to what it ends up being by the end of his run), but by the second IDW volume, you should be hooked. An exceptiona...
by Paul Denham
11 Apr 2015, 22:20
Forum: Crisis On Infinite Comics!
Topic: Update on Creeping Death from Neptune
Replies: 65
Views: 7.4K

<r><QUOTE><s>[quote]</s><B><s>[b]</s>John Porcellino wrote:<e>[/b]</e></B><HR>[hr]</HR>This may have been answered elsewhere, but how IS that Wolverton AE?  For some reason I'm picturing his original art being pristine, and in AE's I like to be able to see as much of the process as possible.  Is the...
by Paul Denham
30 Jan 2015, 10:50
Forum: Crisis On Infinite Comics!
Topic: Artist Editions Discussion thread (IDW, Dark Horse, etc)
Replies: 9.3K
Views: 882.3K

<r><QUOTE><s>[quote]</s><B><s>[b]</s>Charlie Brownest wrote:<e>[/b]</e></B><HR>[hr]</HR><QUOTE><s>[quote]</s><B><s>[b]</s>Paul Denham wrote:<e>[/b]</e></B><HR>[hr]</HR>I had an itch to pick up the second Romita volume too- but from what I can see from someone's youtube vid review, it looks to be mor...
by Paul Denham
27 Jan 2015, 05:49
Forum: BLAMMO! Message Board
Topic: Rewind!Repeat!Rewatch! The movies we love to watch over and over and over.....
Replies: 140
Views: 6.4K

<t>Interesting to read everyone's thoughts. As much of a comic book/strip nerd I am, I consider myself a movie buff first. I practically grew up in movie theaters as a kid. Being shy and introverted, I much preferred to spend an entire Saturday theater hopping than just about anything. Between the a...
by Paul Denham
24 Jan 2015, 23:03
Forum: Crisis On Infinite Comics!
Topic: Online Bargain thread
Replies: 1.4K
Views: 206.6K

<r><URL url="http://marvelmasterworksfansite.yuku.com/topic/20487/American-Comic-Book-Chronicles-by-TwoMorrows#.VMQnKr9sDf4"><s>[url=http://marvelmasterworksfansite.yuku.com/topic/20487/American-Comic-Book-Chronicles-by-TwoMorrows#.VMQnKr9sDf4]</s>Here's<e>[/url]</e></URL> a thread on the American C...
by Paul Denham
21 Jan 2015, 17:46
Forum: Crisis On Infinite Comics!
Topic: Artist Editions Discussion thread (IDW, Dark Horse, etc)
Replies: 9.3K
Views: 882.3K

<r><QUOTE><s>[quote]</s><B><s>[b]</s>emsvcs3 wrote:<e>[/b]</e></B><HR>[hr]</HR>Where can you find the second Romita volume for $90?  I kept holding off on purchasing it around the time of its initial release as an alternate version had been hinted at by IDW, but it doesn't seem as though that's ever...
by Paul Denham
21 Jan 2015, 10:55
Forum: Crisis On Infinite Comics!
Topic: Artist Editions Discussion thread (IDW, Dark Horse, etc)
Replies: 9.3K
Views: 882.3K

<r>Well, I won't be getting rid of <I><s>[i]</s>my<e>[/i]</e></I> boxes. <br/> Any acid related deterioration is a concern for ownership 30+ years down the road. More immediate concern for me is how easy these things will be to ding up, scuff, scrape, soil, etc being unsheathed from their boxes. If ...
by Paul Denham
20 Jan 2015, 23:57
Forum: Crisis On Infinite Comics!
Topic: Artist Editions Discussion thread (IDW, Dark Horse, etc)
Replies: 9.3K
Views: 882.3K

<t>Received my copies of the Mad and Wolverton AE's today. I haven't opened the Mad yet, but for some reason the Wolverton came without shrinkwrap (in a sealed box).<br/> I have to say, even though I was expecting this to be a little dodgy based on photos from a blog review a while back, I'm shocked...
by Paul Denham
19 Jan 2015, 00:35
Forum: Crisis On Infinite Comics!
Topic: Why are there no great books on Adams or Byrne or Steranko out there?
Replies: 25
Views: 2.4K

<r><QUOTE><s>[quote]</s><B><s>[b]</s>comicsatemybrain wrote:<e>[/b]</e></B><HR>[hr]</HR>For Byrne, your best bet right now for a career retrospective would be <URL url="http://www.talesofwonder.com/product/43577//affiliate_id/5"><s>[url=http://www.talesofwonder.com/product/43577//affiliate_id/5]</s>...
by Paul Denham
15 Jan 2015, 03:42
Forum: Crisis On Infinite Comics!
Topic: Prince Valiant
Replies: 101
Views: 10.7K

<r><QUOTE><s>[quote]</s><B><s>[b]</s>joshuakern wrote:<e>[/b]</e></B><HR>[hr]</HR>I recently ordered 1-3; they arrived last night. Never read a single strip before, didn't even know it existed until a year or so ago, but was intrigued by all the positive things I'd heard... and I'm super-impressed b...
by Paul Denham
15 Jan 2015, 00:40
Forum: Crisis On Infinite Comics!
Topic: Dark Horse April 2015 Solicitations
Replies: 20
Views: 2.7K

Still no Alley Oop Vol. 3 
by Paul Denham
11 Jan 2015, 09:24
Forum: Crisis On Infinite Comics!
Topic: Artist Editions Discussion thread (IDW, Dark Horse, etc)
Replies: 9.3K
Views: 882.3K

<r><QUOTE><s>[quote]</s><B><s>[b]</s>LordJulius wrote:<e>[/b]</e></B><HR>[hr]</HR><QUOTE><s>[quote]</s><B><s>[b]</s>BrianWells wrote:<e>[/b]</e></B><HR>[hr]</HR>"I have three of the EC AEs..."<br/> <br/> My reccomendation would be the one you're missing before any other AE purchase.<e>[/quote]</e></...
by Paul Denham
06 Jan 2015, 04:03
Forum: Crisis On Infinite Comics!
Topic: Artist Editions Discussion thread (IDW, Dark Horse, etc)
Replies: 9.3K
Views: 882.3K

<t>Was there ever a consensus on the reproduction quality of the Romita Vol. 2 AE? Is it closer to the Kirby in being a little flatter and high contrast, as it looks in the youtube video, or is it actually closer to the earlier volumes?<br/> <br/> Is the Romita Artifact edition still on schedule for...
by Paul Denham
04 Jan 2015, 11:27
Forum: DC Archives Message Board
Topic: Were the 100 Page Super Spectaculars of the 70's Ever Collected?
Replies: 87
Views: 7.7K

<r><QUOTE><s>[quote]</s><B><s>[b]</s>richard63 wrote:<e>[/b]</e></B><HR>[hr]</HR>The first 100 pager I ever bought....<br/> <br/> <IMG src="http://img3.wikia.nocookie.net/__cb20070305174119/marvel_dc/images/d/d2/DC_100_page_14.jpg"><s>[img]</s>http://img3.wikia.nocookie.net/__cb20070305174119/marvel...
by Paul Denham
04 Jan 2015, 11:22
Forum: DC Archives Message Board
Topic: New Teen Titans Omnibus 1 and 2 questions.
Replies: 28
Views: 3.2K

<t>NTT being omnibused was my dream release. And Having both volumes was a big source of pride for a while. <br/> But ultimately, every time I actually went to read anything out of the first volume, it was an exercise in frustration. Uncomfortable to the point of distraction.<br/> I put it up for sa...
by Paul Denham
02 Jan 2015, 03:40
Forum: Crisis On Infinite Comics!
Topic: Statues
Replies: 178
Views: 15.6K

<r>I don't have any experience with Action figures other than the retail Mattel DC Universe ones from about 5 years back. I know a lot of people are very high on the Hot Toys stuff (they just announced a new Vader that's about $300). The portraits on those Hot Toys are usually amazing- and much bett...