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AUDIO: JUNGLE JIM — “Karnak the Killer”!

Posted in Audio, Comics, Sci-Fi with tags , , , , , , , on November 19, 2013 by ghostradioworld

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Here’s a 75th Anniversary tribute to the fine adventure series “Jungle Jim” based on comic strip that was co-created by “Flash Gordon” creator Alex Raymond.

This very episode aired exactly 75 years ago today.

Audio: Grant Morrison on Magic!

Posted in Audio, Books, Comics, Fantasy and Horror, Psychic Phenomena, Sci-Fi, Writing with tags , , , , , , , , , on July 29, 2013 by ghostradioworld

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A lecture on magic given at the Omega Institute in 2005 by comic book writer Grant Morrison.

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Warren Ellis’ Advice for Writers!

Posted in Books, Comics, Writing with tags , , , , , , , on July 29, 2013 by ghostradioworld

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Prolific comic book author, and novelist,  Warren Ellis was asked the following question on his blog:

what do you do when (if) you ever feel like giving up?

Find out how he answered after the jump.

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Golden Age Patriotic Comic Book Covers!

Posted in Art, Comics with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , on July 4, 2013 by ghostradioworld

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In honor of Independence Day, here are a series of patriotic covers from comic books golden age.  Be warned that some of these covers feature racist portrayals of the Japanese and people of other races.  But this gallery would be incomplete if covers of this type were not included.  However, if you sensitive to such images perhaps you would prefer to skip this post.

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Photos: Latest “Avengers” Set Pix!

Posted in Comics, Movies, Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Horror with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , on March 21, 2012 by ghostradioworld

Here’s the latest set pix from this summer’s upcoming superhero blockbuster The Avengers!

Lots to pour over in these photos.

More after the jump …

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ART: Great Horror Comic Book Covers!

Posted in Art, Comics, Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Horror with tags , , , on November 2, 2011 by ghostradioworld

Horror comics made quite an impact in the fifties, leading to congressional investigations and eventual a comics code.  But readers of that era just remember how great these comics were.  And one of the things that made the comics great was the covers.  Here we look a bunch of rare ones, offering a comment or two on each.

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Action Comics #2 Sells Out!

Posted in Comics, Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Horror with tags , , , , , , , on September 30, 2011 by ghostradioworld

According to Bleeding Cool, Action Comics #2, one of the hottest comics of DC’s recent relaunch, has “gone to back order”.  This means retailers cannot order any more copies and have any certainty they will receive them by street date.  The comic is written by Grant Morrison with art by Rags Morales.

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