Monthly Archives: November 2012

DC COSMIC CARDS – COSMIC ODYSSEY

Another Friday, another batch of scans from the DC Cosmic Cards set. Once again we are delving into the Great Battles section of the series and looking at a largely forgotten (with a few exceptions) yet incredibly important event (at … Continue reading

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COLLECTED EDITIONS: SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL VOL. 1 (REVISED)

(Collected Editions is a listing of the various trade paperbacks, hardcovers, omnibuses, etc. that are in my Superman collection.  The goal is to not only inventory my collection of trades, hardcovers, etc. but also to display said collection and produce … Continue reading

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HOUSE ADS – ACTION COMICS WEEKLY

Despite the fact that I was reading and collecting the Superman titles in 1988 I did not read or collect Action Comics Weekly when it first came out.  My main comic book haunts at the time were spinner racks and … Continue reading

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YOUTUBE TUESDAY – SUPERMAN’S TOP 11 PUNCHES

Welcome back to YouTube Tuesday, the day of the week where I get to be really lazy and instead of posting anything of substance I distract you with a shiny video.  This week I present Superman’s Top 11 Awesome Punches … Continue reading

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WHO’S WHO CLASSIC – LUTHOR (EARTH-1)

Welcome to another installment of Who’s Who Classic, a…well, like the trading card thing on Fridays if I do something on the same day for several weeks then it can’t be considered irregular so from now on this will be … Continue reading

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DC COSMIC CARDS – INVASION

I guess if you do something on the same day for three weeks then it can’t be called random anymore. So yeah, I guess this posting of the Superman related entries from the DC Cosmic Cards set is going to … Continue reading

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CLASSIC COVERS – WORLD’S FINEST 245-253

What, you may ask, is the difference between Random Covers and Classic Covers? Not a whole lot, but World’s Finest sure had some fine looking covers so I wanted to post some today. Neal Adams + Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez + … Continue reading

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RANDOM COVERS: BLUE RIBBON DIGEST EDITION

Because some days you have nothing much to say, so you just post some covers and hope people like them. As always you can click on the images to see larger versions of them. More to follow…

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YOUTUBE TUESDAY – PRESIDENT LEX

Welcome back to YouTube Tuesday, the day of the week where I get to be really lazy and instead of posting anything of substance I distract you with a shiny video.  This week I use current events as inspiration.  Today … Continue reading

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WHO’S WHO CLASSIC – LUTHOR (EARTH-2)

Welcome to another installment of Who’s Who Classic, an irregular feature here at the Fortress where every once in a while I will present an entry from the original series of Who’s Who comics that DC published between 1984 and 1988.  … Continue reading

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