Borne is the perfect solution for your science fiction or fantasy rut. Still, there are some of them out there, and ive compiled a list of them below. See more ideas about comics, science fiction and comic book covers. Our newest posts megacon cancels june show and announces new limited show for halloween. Weird sciencefantasy complete continued from weird science and weird fantasy.
Lisa tuttles top 10 mouldbreaking fantasy novels from alternative histories to legendary countries, time travellers to haunted houses, here are the best fantasy books for people who dont like. The resulting titles, weird fantasy and weird science, became some of the most highly regarded science fiction titles of all time. The line of toys was released in conjunction with both a cartoon series and a longrunning marvel comic book written by larry hama. Perdido street station borrows from steampunk, cyberpunk, fantasy, and a few other genres that couldnt run away fast enough. With the detonation of the atomic bomb and the increasing sophistication of science fiction itself, the 1950s saw a corresponding growth of maturity of comic book science fiction.
Still, there are some of them out there, and ive compiled a. Im a fan of science fiction and even science fiction comic books, like iron man and fantastic four, but its the rare comic book which actually goes the next step to actually making the teaching of science a central priority. Mord is truly a mutated bear that can fly and this book doesnt care if you think thats absurd. Best of weird sciencefantasy comic books mycomicshop. Dc comics, batman, hell arisen, covid and technical issues as usual weird science dc comics podcast dc comics galore this week. Weird sciencefantasy was an american science fictionfantasy anthology comic, that was part of the ec comics line in the early 1950s. Ec annuals are a collection of five to six 32page comic books, which were published in the early 1990s, and then squarebound into one soft cover volume. From suicide squad to the justice league, everyone loves a comic book teamup. A real american hero line of characters lasted for years, between 19821994, making it one of the most successful toy franchises of alltime. We had women photoshopped into stereotypical comic. Featuring articles about unexplained mysteries, oddities and weird discoveries. Weird science fantasy was an american science fiction fantasy anthology comic, that was part of the ec comics line in the early 1950s. The immortal life of henrietta lacks by rebecca skloot, dune by frank herbert, brave new world by aldous huxley, snow cra.
Welcome to weird science dc comics, the dc comics site for the common man and woman. Weird science fantasy complete continued from weird science and weird fantasy. Weird science was a science fiction anthology comic book that was part of the ec comics line in the early 1950s. Aug 17, 2014 the science accident has long been one of comic books most dependable sources of amazing superpowers and bogus science, from the flash in 1940 to goofball brothers quantum and woody. This was a customary practice to save on bulk mailing contracts with the usps. Its now september, and, with a second season officially in the works, impossible to deny netflixs stranger things the title of summers buzzworthiest show. Spacewarp, script by bill gaines plot and al feldstein plot, script, art by al feldstein. Weird fantasy was a sister title published during the same time frame. Along those lines, however, taking panels out of context can also result in some true hilarity, especially when you are not given the explanations on the other panels. Colonists on a new world have their children taken from them by the government. Racing automobile gangs, hightech samurais, a dude with a motion picture camera for a headthese were just half of the jumpingoff points scott came up with, and just the beginning of what each.
The resulting titles, weird fantasy and weird science, became some of the most highly regarded sciencefiction titles of all time. The science accident has long been one of comic books most dependable sources of amazing superpowers and bogus science, from the flash. Serialized by idw as a sixissue mini last year, strange science fantasy was an imaginative, unhinged run through various oneoff ideas scott had. Weird science comic read weird science comic online in. Weird science comic geeks are sexy technology news.
A beginners guide to the new weird genre book riot. Artists edition, a massive hardcover book of highfidelity scans of original mad comic book art pages from the 1950s, complete with pencil lines, rubber. Convention scene is the webs leading source for comic book conventions, comic book creator store signings, and much more. Comics weird science and weird fantasy were proof of that, inarguably the best the best s. Beneath the towering bleached ribs of a dead, ancient beast lies new crobuzon, a squalid city where humans, remades, and arcane races live in.
Well, not really, but enough to get a decentsized episode going for all of you social distance warriors. Weird science fantasy last edited by pikahyper on 061219 03. Even the weird ones, like superman teaming with bugs bunny. Fish story, a sound of thunder based on the ray bradbury story, twos company. Were not high falutin, just a bunch of dummies who love comics just like you. I grew up on mad magazine, the place where many of the artists who worked for ec ended up when the dust settled from the senate hearings and newsstand exile. Sep 01, 2016 its now september, and, with a second season officially in the works, impossible to deny netflixs stranger things the title of summers buzzworthiest show. But you have to be a real comic book buff to know that theres a bizarro lois, too. The best of weird sciencefantasy, a fanzine reprint of classic ec stories. Weird science comic read weird science comic online in high. Over a fouryear span, the comic ran for 22 issues, ending with the novemberdecember, 1953 issue.
As a science fiction artist, feldstein was also admired for his supersharp, stylish renderings which were often influenced by the bizarre alien lifeforms of scifi pioneer frank r. Share on comicsxd, read online furry comics, free porn comics furry comics weird science, furry comics weird science pdf, furry comics weird science, full color pages, free online a. Ec art has been skyrocketing in value, and this will make. Blobpeople on tumblr september 6, 2017 geeks are sexy comics, general, humor 0 comments post navigation. Fully remastered in magnificent digital color, this otherworldly volume includes twentyfour extraterrestrial tales from a stellar collection of writers and artistsbill gaines, al feldstein, harry harrison, gardner fox, jack kamen, harvey kurtzman, and wally wood. As a result, the first four issues of weird science are numbered 12 15. Weird fantasy volume 1 touches down at dark horse comics. Ec comics published weird fantasy, weird science, weird science fantasy and incredible science fiction. Weird fantasy is a dark fantasy and science fiction anthology comic that was part of the ec comics line in the early 1950s. The ec set reprinted by dark horse is a wonderful read and a lot of fun for anyone who remembers classic science fiction.
Ec comic books gave up the ghost nearly a decade before i was born. Weird science was an american science fiction comic book magazine that was part of the ec comics line in the early 1950s. The poses were bad, but the photoshopping made it even worse. The silent towns, script by ray bradbury and al feldstein adaptation, art by reed crandall. The cover leaves open which lois bizarro is in love with the real or the inverted one. This list may not reflect recent changes learn more. Lisa tuttles top 10 mouldbreaking fantasy novels books. Oct 19, 2017 new weird books borne by jeff vandermeer. A collection of the reprinted ec weird science comic book issues 15, including covers, advertisements and cosmic correspondence. Beneath the towering bleached ribs of a dead, ancient beast lies new crobuzon, a squalid city where humans, remades, and arcane races live in perpetual fear of parliament and its brutal militia.
Frank readies himself for a monumental twoyear journey to altair, using the invention of professor hartlow. The most absurd scientific explanations for comic book. He was posthumously inducted into the comic book industrys will eisner. This post contains photoshopped images of bodies that some may find triggering. Weird sciencefantasy vol 1 27 ec comics wiki fandom. Jan 29, 2020 im a fan of science fiction and even science fiction comic books, like iron man and fantastic four, but its the rare comic book which actually goes the next step to actually making the teaching of science a central priority. Weird sciencefantasy last edited by pikahyper on 061219 03. Apparently, there will be 5 more issues of strange science fantasy, each one featuring an allnew story and characters which may or may not combine to create a larger, more cohesive story.
The secret of excalibur by sahara foley, it lives in the basement by sahara foley, american gods by neil gaiman, perdido stre. Renumbered after the first five issues of weird fantasy. Jul 14, 2010 apparently, there will be 5 more issues of strange science fantasy, each one featuring an allnew story and characters which may or may not combine to create a larger, more cohesive story. In borne, the main villain is a gigantic, flying, mutated bear.882 459 790 720 1065 1149 1419 94 732 80 1248 1044 183 783 240 384 24 180 894 822 1094 1106 1353 1362 557 1393 1162 300 476 583 562 769 930 1502 35 1488 1208 996 57 980 58 299 1078