Monthly Archives: March 2015

MORE THAN ZERO: ZERO MONTH 20 YEARS LATER

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In 1994 DC Comics published Zero Hour, a five issue mini-series designed to not only serve as a major summer crossover but also fix some of the continuity problems that had plagued their universe after the end of Crisis on … Continue reading

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FCTC EPISODE 185: ZERO HOUR PART 6

Episode 185: Zero Hour Part 6 Welcome to the one hundred and eighty-fifth episode of From Crisis to Crisis: A Superman Podcast! This podcast has a simple premise; examine just about every Superman comic published between Man of Steel #1 … Continue reading

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WHO’S WHO WEDNESDAYS – PSI

Welcome to another of the re-tooled Who’s Who Wednesdays, a regular feature here at the Fortress where every Wednesday (hence the name) I will present an entry from the original series of Who’s Who comics that DC published between 1984 and … Continue reading

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WHY I WILL (PROBABLY) NEVER OWN ACTION COMICS #1

The easy joke to make at the top of this post is that I already own Action Comics #1. In fact, I own two different covers to the book. If I wanted to I could own even more covers to … Continue reading

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ACQUISITIONS 03/06/2015

It’s been awhile since I have done one of these Acquisitions posts.  This is not due to me not buying any Superman books or comics in the past couple of weeks…months…years…whenever it is the last time I did one of … Continue reading

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FCTC EPISODE 184: ZERO HOUR PART 5

Episode 184: Zero Hour Part 5 Welcome to the one hundred and eighty-fourth episode of From Crisis to Crisis: A Superman Podcast! This podcast has a simple premise; examine just about every Superman comic published between Man of Steel #1 … Continue reading

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WHO’S WHO WEDNESDAYS – SYRENE

Welcome to another of the re-tooled Who’s Who Wednesdays, a regular feature here at the Fortress where every Wednesday (hence the name) I will present an entry from the original series of Who’s Who comics that DC published between 1984 and … Continue reading

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HOUSE ADS – BATMAN ADVENTURES #25

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STILL MORE ZERO HOUR PREVIEWS FUN

Today I present more bits of business from the Zero Hour edition of Previews.  To be fair there were hundreds of other comic books solicited in that particular Previews, not to mention trading cards and T-shirts and so on, but for … Continue reading

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