Articles by shawn hill

  1. The Champions Classic v1 Cover Image

    The Champions Classic v1

    Collects Champions #1-11 What was it about Marvel and their “non-teams” in the 1970s? Was it merely editorial decree? “Hey, Stan’s moved on, you younger generation, take all of his leftovers and twist them around into exciting new shapes, will you?” Like Steve Gerber with The Defenders , and Len Wein with The X-Men , Tony Isabella here mixes and matches from the dregs and leftovers of earlier titles and eras.

    Comic Review Article Shawn Hill January 15, 2008
  2. Giant-Size Marvel Cover Image

    Giant-Size Marvel

    Collects: Giant-Size Fantastic Four #4, Giant-Size Avengers #1, Giant-Size Defenders #4, Giant-Size Superheroes #1, Giant-Size Invaders #1, Giant-Size X-men #1, Giant-Size Creatures #1 Comments: Oh, the seventies.

    Comic Review Article Shawn Hill January 8, 2008
  3. Essential Avengers v3 Cover Image

    Essential Avengers v3

    Collects The Avengers #47-68 and Annual #2 Comments: Now we're five years into Avengers mythos, long enough in comics time for a sizable history to have been built up, and for regular patterns to have been established and re-used for rinse/repeat cycles forever more.

    Comic Review Article Shawn Hill July 31, 2006