Fabulous Find: Spider Man by The Human Beingz

Welcome back to a new Fabulous Find.  Hope I didn't throw you off by posting RETRO REVIEWS two weeks in a row!  This week I have not visited the comic vault though, I've gone into my record collection again and excavated a single, or if you prefer a 45.  You know, one of those small, 7 inch records, with the big hole … [Read more...]

RETRO REVIEW: Strange Tales Annual # 2

And as everyone knows, if it didn't sell out, it would have likely remained on the spinner rack until late September or early October, before it would have been pulled. The cover is drawn by Jack "King" Kirby, with the inks likely done by Sol Brodsky.  At one time it was thought the inks were either by Steve Ditko … [Read more...]

Tokusatsu Gesundheit: Spider-Man

Welcome to Tokusatsu Gesundheit, where we blame Stan Lee for Power Rangers. We’ll back up that bold claim while we watch the first two episodes of Japanese Spider-Man! Plot Rundown Young motorcycle racer Takuya Yamashiro’s father is murdered while investigating the evil Iron Cross Army in an attack that nearly … [Read more...]

Fabulous Find: Freddie McCoy’s Spider-Man

Friday, it's Friday!  Heck ya!  And time for a brand spanking new Fabulous Find.  It's been a while since I featured any music for a Fabulous Find, so today, I'm going to rectify that.  Here is a little collectible that you just might not even be aware of.  It's from way back in 1966 and it is Freddie McCoy's album … [Read more...]

Fabulous Find: 1966 Marvel Donruss Card Set

Welcome back true believers. This week it's time for a new Fabulous Find.  And since I've just recently completed my set of the 1966 Marvel Donruss Super Heroes card set, I thought that this would be the perfect time to shine the spotlight on them. This set of cards is the very first set of Marvel cards that were ever … [Read more...]

RETRO REVIEW: Spectacular Spider-Man # 1

Time for a new RETRO REVIEW, and this week it's The Spectacular Spider-Man # 1, from Marvel Comics, cover dated July 1968.  This is the black and white magazine issue that sold for 35 cents back in 1968, when regular comic books were still 12 cents a piece.  This is the only issue of this magazine series that was … [Read more...]

RETRO REVIEW: Spider-Man # 129

For this week's RETRO REVIEW, I've visited the Marvel Comics wing of my vault and come out with the Amazing Spider-Man # 129.  This book is cover dated February 1974 and features the introduction and first appearance of the Punisher!  Yep, that's right, this is where it all began for all you Punisher fans out there. … [Read more...]

Fabulous FInd: Marvel 1970s Medallions

Hey gang, sorry to have missed posting last week, but it couldn't be helped, as I found myself with an unexpected hospital stay.  Everything is cool now, but could have been very, very bad.  But with that said, let's get right into this week's Fabulous Find.  This week I want to look at the 1970's medallion/coins from … [Read more...]

Fabulous Find: Spider-Man Book & Record Set PR10

It's time for another Fabulous Find and you've found it.  I'm back this week with a cool find, it's the Power Records first Spider-Man book and record set from 1974.  It's numbered PR10 and it's the first in a series of 45 RPM records featuring super-heroes from both Marvel Comics, as well as DC Comics.  Power Records … [Read more...]

Fabulous Find: Spider-Man Golden All Star Book

Greetings and salutations!  It's time for a new Fabulous Find and this week I've pulled out an unusual one.  It's dated 1977 and it's The Amazing Spider-Man Golden All Star Book published Golden Press, copyright Marvel Comics Group and Western Publishing Company. This 59 cent comic sized publication is written by … [Read more...]

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