Category Archives: 1986-2006

SECRET FILES FRIDAY – SCORN

Welcome to another installment of Secret Files Friday!  Each week I present another entry from the various Secret Files and Origins specials that started popping up in late 1997.  While they weren’t as detailed as Who’s Who I have a real soft spot for the … Continue reading

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SPECIAL REPORT FROM WIZARD: THE GUIDE TO COMICS #66

When I first mentioned on Facebook that I was going to be covering the Electric Blue era of Superman someone (I apologize because I honestly forget who) asked if I was going to post the costume ideas that were in … Continue reading

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THAT COVERS IT – COMICS FEATURE #49

I found this issue at a local comic shop and picked it up solely because I liked the cover.  To me it is a great encapsulation of what was going on with my two favorite heroes in 1986.  To be … Continue reading

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DO THE CLOTHES MAKE THE MAN INSTALLMENT 4

Installment 4: Adventures of Superman #545 Adventures of Superman #545 “Power Crisis!” Cover Date: April 1997 Released on February 19, 1997 Triangle Number: 1997/16 Writer: Karl Kesel Pencils: Scot Eaton Inker: Jose Marzan, Jr. Editor: Joey Cavalieri Spoiler Free Synopsis … Continue reading

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SECRET FILES FRIDAY – THE GUARDIAN

Welcome to another installment of Secret Files Friday!  Each week I present another entry from the various Secret Files and Origins specials that started popping up in late 1997.  While they weren’t as detailed as Who’s Who I have a real soft spot for the … Continue reading

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HOUSE ADS – SKYBOX 1994 CARD SET

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DO THE CLOTHES MAKE THE MAN INSTALLMENT 3

Installment 3 – Superman #120 Superman #120 “The Kandor Connection” Cover Date: April 1997 Released on February 12, 1997 Triangle Number: 1997/15 Writer: Dan Jurgens Pencils: Ron Frenz Inker: Joe Rubinstein Editor: Joey Cavalieri Spoiler Free Synopsis Strange things are … Continue reading

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SECRET FILES FRIDAY – MARTHA AND JONATHAN KENT

Welcome to another installment of Secret Files Friday!  Each week I present another entry from the various Secret Files and Origins specials that started popping up in late 1997.  While they weren’t as detailed as Who’s Who I have a real soft spot for the … Continue reading

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DO THE CLOTHES MAKE THE MAN INSTALLMENT 2

Installment 2: Final Nights, Marriage and Revenge When I first conceived this series of posts I knew that one of the first installments had to be a breakdown of what was going on in the Superman books right before the … Continue reading

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SECRET FILES FRIDAY – S.T.A.R. LABS

Welcome to another installment of Secret Files Friday!  Each week I present another entry from the various Secret Files and Origins specials that started popping up in late 1997.  While they weren’t as detailed as Who’s Who I have a real soft spot for the … Continue reading

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