Vintage

The Superfluous Story of Superman 2935
Are you ready for some retro-futurism? In 1965, DC came up with a completely pointless but totally awesome story about Superman's descendant (also Superman) kicking it in 2965, where everything is exactly the same, but in the future. Clark Kent is Klar Ken T547, Perry White is a robot called P…
Dallas Man Could Make $500K off Old Comics
I recently posted a gallery of the most expensive comics in the world, and it turns out some guy in Dallas has been sitting on a bunch of them, including Marvel Comics #1 and Batman #1. What makes him particularly lucky, though, is that unlike most kids who just threw their comics around in the pre-…
The 11 Most Ridiculous Moments in Star Trek Comics
The new 'Star Trek' movie debuts on Friday, but while you're waiting for the film that promises to relaunch the franchise, take a look at our picks for the most ridiculous moments in the history of 'Star Trek' comic books, put together by Chris Sims of The Invincible Super-B…
Japanese Spider-Man Videos at Marvel.com
Marvel has been hosting episodes of the Japanese Spider-Man TV series produced by Toei in the 1970s, which is probably the craziest adaptation of a superhero property that I have ever seen. The best way that I can describe it is the Power Rangers crossed with some sort of dimly remembered fever drea…
The 11 Most Ridiculous Moments in Star Trek Comics
The new 'Star Trek' movie debuts on Friday, but while you're waiting for the film that promises to relaunch the franchise, take a look at our gallery of the most ridiculous moments in the history of 'Star Trek' comic books, put together by Chris Sims of The Invincible Super-…
Jack Kirby Meets Paul McCartney
From the unusual teamups department: Back in 1976, Jack Kirby --the X-Men, Fantastic Four and Hulk co-creator -- got the chance to go backstage at a Wings concert and meet Paul and Linda McCartney, where he presented them them a picture he'd drawn of them with the X-Men villain Magneto (left)..…
Jack Kirby and Joe Simon BUY YOUR DREAMS
Long before Jesse Reklaw was turning people's dreams into comic strips in Slowwave, Captain America creators Jack Kirby and Joe Simon were actually BUYING PEOPLE'S DREAMS and turning them into comic books for 'The Strange World of Your Dreams...
‘X-Men’ Cartoon From the 90s Now Online!
I know that not everybody is into the 'X-Men' cartoon from the 90s, and I can understand why -- there's a lot of cheesy dialogue, chopping plotting and blah blah blah. I don't care. The 'X-Men' cartoon was what got me into comics, period. I was 11 years old, and every single Saturday I had a whole r…
Link Ink — Superman and the Snake-King
-Superman, Batman, and Spider-Man team get saved from an evil magician by a guru in this amazing vintage Indian comic of slightly broken English and snakes getting shot into people's mouths. (CBR)
-Despite James Marster's recent complaints about comics writing, Juliet Landau (Drusilla on &a…
Rare Superman Comic Sold for $300K
Someone lucky enough to have the scratch paid $317,200 for a rare copy of the first comic book featuring Superman. The issue of Action Comics from 1938 features a cover showing the Man of Steel lifting a car and its original price tag of 10 cents...