ALTER EGO #159
Peter Cannon - Thunderbolt writer/artist Pete Morisi talks about the creative process! Plus, we uncover his vintage correspondence and secret shop-talk with comic book greats Jack Kirby, Joe Simon, Al Williamson, Charles Biro, Joe Gill, George Tuska, Rocky Mastroserio, Pat Masulli, Sal Gentile, Dick Giordano, and others! Also: John Broome's bio, FCA (Fawcett Collectors of America), Michael T. Gilbert in Mr. Monster's Comic Crypt, and Bill Schelly.
BACK ISSUE #113
Back Issue celebrates Tim Burton's Batman's 30th Anniversary, featuring a guest column and interview with Batfilms producer Michael Uslan, an interview with screenwriter Sam Hamm, and a chat with the man who might have been Two-Face: Billy Dee Williams. Plus: 1989: DC Comics' Year of the Bat, Denny O'Neil and Jerry Ordway's Batman movie adaptation, Mindy Newell's Catwoman, Grant Morrison and Dave McKean's Arkham Asylum, Max Allan Collins' Batman newspaper strip, and Joey Cavalieri and Joe Staton's Huntress. Featuring a classic Michael Keaton Batman cover by Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez, with cover design by Michael Kronenberg.
BrickJournal, the magazine for LEGO enthusiasts, gets into building warbirds of the past and present with a look at Jeff Cherry's World War II and modern fighters, including his P-51 Mustang and F-14 Tomcat! There's also a feature on Ralph Savelsburg's planes, including an X-plane that is a BrickJournal exclusive! (Which one is it?) Michael Brown also returns with a look at his model of the all-black F-14 Tomcat "Vandy One." Plus: "Bricks in the Middle" by cartoonist Kevin Hinkle, step-by-step "You Can Build It" instructions by Christopher Deck, BrickNerd's DIY Fan Art with Tommy Williamson, Minifigure Customization with Jared K. Burks, and more!
RETROFAN MAGAZINE #5
Feel the force of our up-close-and-personal interview with Mark Hamill! Believe it or not, we look back at The Greatest American Hero, with a William Katt interview! Andy Mangels blasts off with Jason of Star Command! Scott Saavedra stops by the Museum of Popular Culture! New columnist Will Murray remembers "The First Time I Met Tarzan." Plus: Major Matt Mason, Moon Landing Mania, Barney Google and Snuffy Smith at 100 with cartoonist John Rose, TV Dinners, Celebrity Crushes, and more fun, fab features!