I won't fight... I can't!The Hawk and the Dove (1968) #1

If you'e ever read one of these old Hawk and Dove comics, you know that the villains are just maguffins who give the main characters a chance to argue about philosopy. If you're not familiar with Hawk and Dove, well...

January 21, 2013

Avenging World

Steve Ditko is a great storyteller but even he can't make this polemic all that interesting.

March 1, 2008

Strange Avenging Tales #1

I've got to give it to Steve Ditko - when he finds himself in a rut, he really commits to it.

February 22, 2008

Yes! No! Decide Now! How? Ditko's World #2-3

Steve Ditko is so interested in exploring ideas that he keeps forgetting to create plots and characters.

February 13, 2008

Shade the Changing Man #1-4

Before Peter Milligan, before Cecil Castellucci, there was the original....

February 8, 2008

Which face hides my enemy? Beware the Creeper #4

Steve Ditko is a legendary artist who seems to have been involved with more than his fair share of truly awful stories.

January 31, 2008

The Fly #5-7

Tom Troy, objectivist superhero! Because Steve Ditko's never done THAT before.

January 22, 2008

The Fly #2-4

Archie's Red Circle comics have always been terrible. So let's look at some!

January 21, 2008

Hulk Times A Hundred Equals HOLOCAUST! Avengers Annual #13

Arnim Zola vs. the Avengers, with an army of clone Hulks!

January 19, 2008

With Manlike Cunning - With Bestial Fury - He Stalks the Night! Tiger-Man #2-3

Does whatever a tiger can!

January 15, 2008

Born of Fury! Sworn to Vengeance! He is... The Destructor #3-4

Boy, Atlas comics were weird.

January 13, 2008

Stalker #1-4

One of my favorite fantasy comics of all time - STALKER, THE MAN WITH THE STOLEN SOUL! With art by Steve Ditko and Wally Wood.

February 7, 2005

Adventure Comics Starman in Adventure Comics #467-478

Steve Ditko's character design for STARMAN is an unexpected treats.

November 22, 2004