Monthly Archives: December 2013

COLLECTED EDITIONS – SUPERMAN: KRISIS OF THE KRIMSON KRYPTONITE

(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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WHO’S WHO CLASSICS – HOST

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

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WELL THAT WAS WEIRD…AND KIND OF COOL

I was at work today when I got the following Facebook message from my buddy Devin Clancy. Don’t know if you saw this… you are quoted on Amazon’s Man of Steel Vol. 8 page under Editorial Reviews. He provided me … Continue reading

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RANDOM JERRY ORDWAY PAGE

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HOUSE AD – SUPERMAN: THE MOVIE ADS

To celebrate the 35th anniversary of Superman: The Movie here are some ads that tied the movie and the comics together.

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MAN OF STEEL CONTEST CIRCA 1986

When Superman #1, Adventures of Superman #424 and Action Comics #584 were published in the latter part of 1986 all three issues included a special mail away contest for a, for lack of a better term, collected edition of Man of … Continue reading

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WHO’S WHO CLASSIC – SLEEZ

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

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HAPPY ANNIVERSARY TO US

Tomorrow my wife Rachel and I celebrate our 10th wedding anniversary.  We’ve been together a little over fourteen years and frankly it felt like we were married a few months into our relationship but on December 14, 2003 she did … Continue reading

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HOUSE AD – SEASON’S GREETING 1978

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SUPERMAN 1980

Recently I had the pleasure of appearing as a guest on two episodes of Charlie Niemeyer’s Superman in the Bronze Age.  It was actually part of a crossover between Charlie’s show and one of my podcasts, Views From The Longbox … Continue reading

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