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May 30, 2024

I have decided, in the interest of having Comic-Con minimally disrupt the time I have to write for the blog, to wait until July 29. This gives me a ridiculous amount of time to get stuff written and ready, and my “three weeks’ content” is now a minimum, not a target. See y’all at the end of the month.

Marvel Comics: The Pre-War Years (1939-1941), Part 3A: More Heroes, A-H

While Captain America, the Human Torch, Namor, the Angel, and the Young Allies were Marvel’s early stars, the anthology comics had lots of space to fill, and a bunch of colorful characters filled them. For the next two posts, I’ll be looking at the heroes who made more than one appearance in the Golden Age, excluding comedic characters like Officer O’Krime and Tubby an’ Tack. Even still, it’s a long list.

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