Sometimes our favorite comics are our favorites for straightforward reasons. Sometimes, though, the reasons get complicated… and so do the comics! Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of All-Star Comics #36 awaits!
Modern comic books like to tout the first appearance of new characters on the cover, or even with a limited series featuring their first adventures. Back in ’41, with the debut of Hawkgirl, it was more a matter of “Oh, yeah, by the way…” Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of All-Star Comics #5 awaits!
Or – “Her… Um… Character Wasn’t Quite As Large Then.” There’s an urban legend in comics that inker Wally Wood (known for his rendition of very buxom and attractive women) made a point of inserting the type of figures that he loved into his inking jobs for DC, to the point where a new character in All-Star Comics became so buxom that it has become an intrinsic part of her character even 40 years later. Are you ready for the first appearance of Power Girl?