The 100th article celebrations continue here at ‘Taint The Meat with another selection of my favourite 100th issue comic book covers. Continue reading The best 100th issue comic book covers, part 2
To help celebrate the 100th article on ‘Taint The Meat, I thought it might be fun to look at some other landmark 100 anniversaries, namely those from some of my favourite comic books. Continue reading The best 100th issue comic book covers, part 1
Published in 1981 by Paragon Publications the Pretty Girl Portfolio contained 16 black and white prints featuring the artwork of some of the comic industry’s most popular artists. Continue reading Pretty Girl Portfolio (1981)
One more dip into the my Star Trek archive and we’re done.
Time for another vintage curiosity from the ‘Taint the Meat vaults…
Released by Paragon Publications in 1981 this portfolio featured artwork by some of the comic book industry’s most popular artists. Continue reading Heroes Heavies and Heroines Portfolio (1981)
#7 Chris Moore’s Star Trek paperback covers from the 1980s
In the mid-1980s Corgi Books reissued all 12 volumes of James Blish’s best-selling Star Trek paperback series, containing stories adapted from the scripts of the popular science-fiction TV show. These books featured newly commissioned cover artwork from fantasy artist Chris Achilleos, and I’ve looked at them in more detail here. Alongside those books Corgi also reissued a handful of original novels based on the show – these also featured newly commissioned covers, not by Achilleos but by artist Chris Moore. Continue reading Paperback covers #7: Corgi Books’ Star Trek novels