Archives for Jack Kirby

From the GVN Files: Who are the Eternals?

During our search through the GVN files, we have talked about characters that have either been rumored or placed on a wish list by fans who hope to see these characters in either the DCEU or the MCU. But let’s talk about a group that is pretty much set to join the MCU as part of its next phase of Marvel’s Master plan. Let’s discuss a bit of history with the Eternals. The Eternals were created by Jack Kirby and they first appeared in Eternals Issue#1 which was released in July of 1976. The origins of the Eternals starts with
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Kevin Feige: ‘ETERNALS’ To Cover Thousands of Years

mllkatI am a 50 something child of the 70’s who admits to being a Star Trek/Star Wars/Comic Book junkie who once dove head first over a cliff (Ok, it was a small hill) to try to rescue his Fantastic Four comic from a watery grave. I am married to a lovely woman who is as crazy as I am and the proud parent of a 15 year old boy with autism. My wife and son are my real heroes. https://mllkat63.wordpress.com
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The MCU Needs The Silver Surfer

mllkatI am a 50 something child of the 70’s who admits to being a Star Trek/Star Wars/Comic Book junkie who once dove head first over a cliff (Ok, it was a small hill) to try to rescue his Fantastic Four comic from a watery grave. I am married to a lovely woman who is as crazy as I am and the proud parent of a 15 year old boy with autism. My wife and son are my real heroes. https://mllkat63.wordpress.com
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Marvel’s Kevin Feige Explains Why Jack Kirby’s ‘The Eternals’ Is A Perfect Vehicle For Marvel Studios

mllkatI am a 50 something child of the 70’s who admits to being a Star Trek/Star Wars/Comic Book junkie who once dove head first over a cliff (Ok, it was a small hill) to try to rescue his Fantastic Four comic from a watery grave. I am married to a lovely woman who is as crazy as I am and the proud parent of a 15 year old boy with autism. My wife and son are my real heroes. https://mllkat63.wordpress.com
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Marvel Studios Has Found Its ‘ETERNALS’ Director

CainanCainan is a walking talking Superman fanboy since age 2! He has been a lover of movies since he could understand them which was probably around the age of 5. Geeking out to He-Man, G.I. Joe, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and just about every other Saturday morning cartoon. An old school action flick kind of guy, he grew up with Arnold, Stallone, and Willis keeping him company. He is also big into technology and video games. From the classic NES to the PS4, he has played them all. He runs the Geek Vibes Nation Twitter account and is also the
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Review: Kirby: King of Comics by Mark Evanier

With the recent outpouring of birthday wishes to the late great Jack “King” Kirby, it reminded me again that if you are a Kirby fan, and you want to learn about the history of the man who would become “The King,” you need to read Kirby: King of Comics by Mark Evanier. This book is a treasure trove of Kirby’s work starting from the beginning when he was Jack Kurtzberg, creating his portfolio and trying to find work, any work, to prove to his parents that he could make a living drawing. He ended up working for Will Eisner (before Eisner
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Remembering the Beginning of the Fantastic Four

With the long awaited return of the Fantastic Four to Marvel’s comic pages this month, it seemed like a good time to revisit the origins of this story that changed the comic landscape. It was in 1961, Stan Lee and Jack Kirby met to discuss a new kind of comic for the time. A team of four heroes who had flaws and personality conflicts, and all the things that “heroes” were not supposed to have. But before you have a team, you need an origin. The origin story that Stan and Jack created revealed the story of four friends, four
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