Author Archives: Vin the Comics Guy

About Vin the Comics Guy

My Name is Vin, and I have a personal collection of over 17,000 comic books. My earliest book is a copy of Garrison’s Gorrilas, from 1939.

FCBD 2017; What I Got

Thanks, as always, to Forbidden Planet! https://www.minds.com/archive/view/707707047033970696 I met a bunch of great people today! Shout out to Ezra and Donna!

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When Will We See Jim Lee’s Wonder Woman?

Comics professional Jim Lee has been behind some of the most well-received comics of the medium. I saw Jim’s work first on Alpha Flight #53, co-starring Wolverine and Bedlam’s Derangers. He was inked by Whilce Portacio, and you could see … Continue reading

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We Want A REAL Ms. Marvel #25!

Everyone knows about the infamous Avengers #200, which featured the “rape” of Carol Danvers, aka Ms. Marvel. This was “avenged“, in part, by Chris Claremont, in Avengers Annual #10, featuring the X-Men and The Brotherhod of Evil Mutants, led by … Continue reading

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H(yd)den In Plain Sight

Before I get to the finale of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., nice work on the Flash! Eobard was captured by the combined efforts of Barry, Ronnie and Ollie. Of course, Leonard Snart now has his Rogues. I guess we’ll see them … Continue reading

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My Review of Avengers: Age Of Ultron

Well. it’s not like I get review copies…but I finally got to see the newest offering from the Marvel Cinematic Universe. It’s a good bit of entertainment – we get to see the entire team of Avengers as we knew … Continue reading

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A Letter To Warren Ellis Regarding Planetary #26

I found an old letter I had sent to Warren Ellis upon the release of Planetary #26 (#27 was still in production): Planetary #26 Dear Warren, John, Laura, Richard, Scott and Jim: What can I say? Planetary #26 is the … Continue reading

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FCBD 2015!

Yep – I was able to score some of this year’s offerings, thanks again to Forbidden Planet. Then the nephew and I took a ride downtown, and I got a Bahn Mi and some other goodies. So, without further ado: … Continue reading

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