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Best Comic Book Covers Ever (This Month): May 2014
A great comic book cover has a lot of work to do. It’s both an advertisement and a work of art; both a statement and an invitation. Sometimes they convey character, sometimes mood, sometimes moment. Sometimes they pastiche the classics or pay tribute to the past; sometimes they strive to show…
Best Comic Book Covers Ever (This Month): April 2014
The return of the real (fictional) Spider-Man to comics brings with it one of the best Spider-Man images ever to grace a comic cover, courtesy of Marcos Martin. A lot of the other comics on shelves in April might feel a little performance anxiety as a consequence, but never fear; the Best Comic Book…
Best Comic Book Covers Ever (This Year) – 2012 Edition
I joined Comics Alliance in January of 2012, and my first pitch out of the gate was for this column. I love cover art. I love the tension between the freedom that covers offer -- you can do almost anything on that canvas -- versus the restrictions of scale and necessity...
Best Comic Book Covers Ever (This Month) – October 2012
A great comic book cover is both an advertisement and a work of art. It is both a statement and an invitation. Sometimes a great cover conveys character, sometimes mood, sometimes moment. Great covers can pastiche the classics or pay tribute to the past, or they can strive to show us something new..…
Best Comic Book Covers Ever (This Month) – September 2012
A great comic book cover is both an advertisement and a work of art. It is both a statement and an invitation. Sometimes a great cover conveys character, sometimes mood, sometimes moment. Great covers can pastiche the classics or pay tribute to the past, or they can strive to show us something new..…
Best Comic Book Covers Ever (This Month) – August 2012
A great comic book cover is both an advertisement and a work of art. It is both a statement and an invitation. Sometimes a great cover conveys character, sometimes mood, sometimes moment. Great covers can pastiche the classics or pay tribute to the past, or they can strive to show us something new..…
Best Comic Book Covers Ever (This Month) – July 2012
A great comic book cover is both an advertisement and a work of art. It is both a statement and an invitation. Sometimes a great cover conveys character, sometimes mood, sometimes moment. Great covers can pastiche the classics or pay tribute to the past, or they can strive to show us something new..…
Best Comic Book Covers Ever (This Month) – June 2012
A great comic book cover is both an advertisement and a work of art. It is both a statement and an invitation. Sometimes a great cover conveys character, sometimes mood, sometimes moment. Great covers can pastiche the classics or pay tribute to the past, or they can strive to show us something new..…

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