Articles by jason sacks

  1. Mail Order Mysteries Cover Image

    Mail Order Mysteries

    Everyone who's read an old comic has wondered: just what the heck was a sea monkey? Could Charles Atlas really make a man out of a wimp who had sand kicked in his face? How great is that Polaris sub, really? Did x-ray spex really allow you to see what's under a girl's dress? Was that real dirt from Dracula's castle inside that coffin-shaped clear pendant? Could I really win great prizes by selling Grit ? Thankfully Kirk Demaris has put together a book to solve those mysteries for all of us fans of old comics.

    Book Review Article Jason Sacks October 12, 2011
  2. Marv Wolfman: Let the Games Begin Cover Image

    Marv Wolfman: Let the Games Begin

    For the better part of the Eighties, few comics on the stands were as popular and beloved as Marv Wolfman and George Pérez's New Teen Titans , a landmark run on the youth-centric DC series that is still considered by many to be the standard bearer for the franchise today.

    Comics Interview Article Jason Sacks September 25, 2011
  3. The Power Within Cover Image

    The Power Within

    There are some comics that can't be reviewed for what they are, but for what they mean.

    Comic Review Article Jason Sacks September 15, 2011