Sunday, July 31, 2011

Bicentennial Grossouts Fake Ad

In the 1976 satirical underground comic, BICENTENNIAL GROSSOUTS, mostly by William Stout, there is a page of fake ads, some of which are kind of "in-jokes." Such as this one.

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

Signed Gang Bang Art

For those who think Woody might have been ashamed of his latter-day Nuance porn art, he apparently thought enough of it to sign his name to it. This panel from a recently auctioned page of original art was found online.

Monday, July 25, 2011

Loston Wallace

One of our frequent commenters and contributors here is illustrator and Woody fan Loston Wallace. He's looking to help out a medical crisis by taking on commissions. Go here for details:

Saturday, July 23, 2011

More Big Wood News From Comic Con

THE COMICS REPORTER has all the details of the just-announced deal with Fantagraphics acquiring the rights to Bill Gaines' files and intending to republish books by creator! The Wood volume will consist of his lesser-reprinted suspenstories and will be entitled CAME THE DAWN AND OTHER STORIES!

Friday, July 22, 2011

The Spawn of Venus-1954

Gorgeous original art scans from this legendary unpublished EC tale--well, originally unpublished. Eventually it appeared in WITZEND and has been reprinted and rewritten all over various other publications and the Internet ever since.

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Wally Wood's EC Stories--Artist's Edition

Just announced at Comic-Con!!!!! Go here for details:

Gnome Press Original Art

This cover art from THE SURVIVORS by Tom Godwin is credited by experts as Wood and certainly has a number of Wood traits. Absolutely nothing here, beautiful as it is, screams definitely to me that it's Wood, however. The ship, the stars, the rocks, the people...all not quite what I expect from Wood. What are your thoughts?

Friday, July 15, 2011

22 Panels Parody

Seen on the Net. Wasn't able to track down who made but they did a good job!

Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Wednesday, July 6, 2011

The Has-Been

Late Wood EC sci-fi from arguably his early peak period. Great stuff, written by Jack Oleck.

Monday, July 4, 2011