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Rocketeer Movie Pizza Hut Giveaways, 1991

Paper airplane and drink cups, really well done actually. Wouldn’t be surprised if Dave Stevens was involved with the design or . . . → Read More: Rocketeer Movie Pizza Hut Giveaways, 1991

Repost: Ball Busting Boston Brothers, 1991

We posted once before, but SO worthy of a revisit: comic book collecting brothers, with their New England accents, presenting some of their prized back issues . . . → Read More: Repost: Ball Busting Boston Brothers, 1991

Rocketeer Trailer

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Airboy

First issue of Eclipse's Airboy revival, from 1986.

Though I’ve always had an appreciation for it, it’s only been in recent years I’ve REALLY gotten into the aesthetics of ’40s aviator and retro-futuristic design. Among my favorites would (of course) be Dave Stevens’ Rocketeer and Bradley W. Schenck’s Retropolis.

Eclipse’s Airboy series is something I’ve . . . → Read More: Airboy

Slave Girls from Beyond Infinity

Poster for Slave Girls from Beyond Infinity

With the 2010 New York Comic Con over this past weekend, I looked back at my post on the first convention I ever attended: Creation, Thanksgiving ’86.

One of the memories from that show was the giveaways table at the entrance, which included pseudo-naughty promotional one-sheets and foldouts for horror . . . → Read More: Slave Girls from Beyond Infinity

1989 TV News Piece on Greensboro, NC Comic Convention

WFMY covering the first convention put on by Parts Unknown, in October 1989. (Whomever posted the video misidentified it as being from 1990; the reporter referring to “…this past summer’s Batman movie…” gives it away . . . → Read More: 1989 TV News Piece on Greensboro, NC Comic Convention

Mr. Monster Promotional Poster, 1985

11″ x 21″ promotional poster originally distributed to comic book shops in 1984, featuring the issue 2 cover illustration by Dave Stevens.

This is a shot of one that recently turned up . . . → Read More: Mr. Monster Promotional Poster, 1985