The Great Echoing Hollowness and Other Stories About the Inside of My Head

So.  In the process of writing another post, I came across the above image in this blog's media files. Not a bad little cover.  Does its job, it does. I can't for the life of me tell you why I'd want to talk about it. I know it was important enough to make a copy …

Advertisements

More Stuff You Never See Happen to Power Girl

A cover is the first thing anyone sees of a book, comic or otherwise.  It's supposed to draw the reader in, make them want to buy the book. The only way this cover works, if it works at all, is that this is somebody's effort to draw in the all important Romance Comic (RC) crowd …

Robin, Of Course, Keeps His Eyes Right Where They Belong as a Good Side Kick Should

A few quick thoughts about the above cover: I love how Green Arrow has a nice clear view of what's happening to Batman and seems to be doing nothing.  Seems to be is the operative word: he's no doubt thinking "Do it!  Do it!"  Tired of being referred to as a lame Batman ripoff, are …

Not Depicted is How Speedy and Wonder Girl Were Left to Burn Alive in the Fire

I've done a lot of kidding with DC covers, and no doubt will do some more in the near future.  But here's a cover I found that I rather liked: The lunatic in the whirlwind is a no-starter, obviously.  Judging by the staff alone his origin story probably is an embarrassment before God and man.  …