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Comic Effect #32

Posted: Sunday, January 12, 2003
By: Paul Dale Roberts

Publisher: Jim Kingman

Contact Information: Jim Kingman, PO Box 2188, Pasadena, CA 91102-2188

Great Spider-Man cover by Mike Hall! In the 'Letter from the Editor', Jim Kingman discusses great places to sit and read his comics and the talk of his 'vacation' comics! Hey...the best place to read comics is on a nice Spring or Summer day in the park, that's where I love reading my comics! What you will find in this issue: Media Blitz - an Article by Mike Hall with talk of the 2002 San Diego Comic Con; Dan Beck reviews of Lois Lane - Wonder Woman and Wonder Girl; Robert Andres' review of Whodunnit? #1 and some talk of Robert's visit to the 1995 Sacramento Comic Book and Magic Convention; My Ten Favorite Small Press Creators by Carol Pond as she talks about creators from John MacLeod to Matt Feazell; Green Lantern meets Aaron Burr (talk about a crossover!) by Jim Kingman; Review of the Shield by Howard Leroy Davis; Gene Popa's review on Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Willow & Tara #1; Captain Future in the Comics....Almost by John M. Burt; Asian Stereotypes in the Comics 1937 - 1956 (from Fu Manchu to Jimmy Woo by Tony Seybert; No cheeks, I Feel Fine. Why Do you Ask? The Bizarre History of Ambush Bug by Michal Jacot; Journey Into Mystery #85 review by Steve Chung; The Loneliest Highway - vacation trip with 25 comic books for the road told by Jim Kingman; In Memoriam to Jim Kingman's grandfather who passed away at 12:40 pm on November 11, 2002 - Godspeed. Here's a kicker everyone...Comic Effect is going bi-monthly!! Jim has a lot of work ahead to get this high quality fanzine hot off the press!

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