Category: Comics

The Next Generation-Highs and lows

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As with any great comic book series based on a licensed television property, DC’s Star Trek: The Next Generation had it’s ups and downs.  They were able to do things that the television show could never do for various reasons,…

The Next Generation-DC Comics

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In 1989, the ongoing, monthly series based on the hit television series, Star Trek: The Next Generation, hit comic book shelves everywhere.  Written by Michael Jan Friedman and drawn by Pablo Marcus, this series was better than the 6-issue miniseries…

Star Trek The Next Generation in Comics

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I can still remember the excitement when the commercials started; there was a new Star Trek coming soon. The channel was 26 (that’s UHF, folks), KMPH, in Fresno California. It was.. 86? 87? Probably the latter.  This new Star Trek…

Star Trek: The No Win Scenario

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Star Trek The No-Win Scenario (Star Crossed) One of the things I wanted to talk about with the whole Star Trek Comics at DC thing, was the treatment of Kirk in the Academy, and his solution to the Kobayashi Maru…

Star Trek in comics

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Space.  The Final Frontier.  These are the voyages of the starship, Enterprise.  Its mission; to explore strange, new worlds, to seek out, new life and new civilizations, to boldly go, where no man has gone, before… This was the beginning…

Robotech in Comics

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When I first got into comics, I would ride my bike a few blocks from home to a drug store to buy new ones.  They didn’t have a great selection.  Usually they had two of those old style racks that…

Flash Gordon

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Born in the mid to late 30’s, Flash Gordon has been present in one form or another for nearly 80 years!  How cool is that? Alex Raymond first brought Flash to life as a comic strip in the newspapers of…