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Using Star Wars as a guideline, this podcast explores, month by month, comic books based on licensed properties that Marvel Comics published from 1977 to 1986.



Comics covered include (or will include): Star Wars, Jack Kirby's 2001: A Space Odyssey, Logan's Run, Godzilla: King of the Monsters, The Human Fly, The Man from Atlantis, Marvel Movie Specials, ROM: Spaceknight, Micronauts, Star Trek, Battlestar Galactica, Doctor Who, and much much more!



This feed is a sub feed of the Comic Book Time Machine. Each cover date month that is covered here is a longer episode in the regular Comic Book Time Machine feed.

Marvel's Cosmic Comics: Star Wars, John Carter, ROM, Micronauts, and Beyond! Ben Avery

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Using Star Wars as a guideline, this podcast explores, month by month, comic books based on licensed properties that Marvel Comics published from 1977 to 1986.



Comics covered include (or will include): Star Wars, Jack Kirby's 2001: A Space Odyssey, Logan's Run, Godzilla: King of the Monsters, The Human Fly, The Man from Atlantis, Marvel Movie Specials, ROM: Spaceknight, Micronauts, Star Trek, Battlestar Galactica, Doctor Who, and much much more!



This feed is a sub feed of the Comic Book Time Machine. Each cover date month that is covered here is a longer episode in the regular Comic Book Time Machine feed.

    "Shadow of a Dark Lord" (Star Wars #21, March 1979)

    "Shadow of a Dark Lord" (Star Wars #21, March 1979)

    Using Star Wars as a guideline,  we’re exploring comic books based on licensed properties that Marvel Comics published from 1977 to 1986. Star Wars continues! Luke faces Vader . . . in a hallucination! Han Solo faces Chewy . . . in a zero-G arena! Leia faces stormtroopers . . . …

    • 49 min
    "The Lady and the Lion!" (John Carter: Warlord of Mars #21, February 1979)

    "The Lady and the Lion!" (John Carter: Warlord of Mars #21, February 1979)

    Using Star Wars as a guideline,  we’re exploring comic books based on licensed properties that Marvel Comics published from 1977 to 1986. The Master Assassin of Mars continues . . . with gladiatorial combat in an arena against a very big lion with a large number of legs. And teeth. But …

    • 29 min
    "Earth!" (Micronauts #2, Feb 1979)

    "Earth!" (Micronauts #2, Feb 1979)

    The Micronauts move from inner space to yard space as they take on one of the great dangers of the back yard - a lawn mower!

    • 34 min
    "A Gathering of Vultures" (Human Fly #19, Feb 1979)

    "A Gathering of Vultures" (Human Fly #19, Feb 1979)

    The Human Fly travels to his next stunt location and find some real world issues that need to be taken care of, REAL-LIFE SUPERHERO STYLE!

    • 43 min
    "With Dugan on the Docks" (Godzilla #19, February 1979)

    "With Dugan on the Docks" (Godzilla #19, February 1979)

    Godzilla, now man-sized, sneaks through the city . . . until he comes to a face-off with Dum Dum Dugan. A face-off that finally allows Dum Dum and Big-G to come face to face and go mano-a-mano!

    • 23 min
    “Raydeen” (Shogun Warriors #1, February 1979) – MCC114

    “Raydeen” (Shogun Warriors #1, February 1979) – MCC114

    Shogun Warriors, a Doug Moench and Herb Trimpe work based on the Mattel toyline that merged a number of Japanese properties into one, gets its origin in this "1st ISSUE COLLECTOR'S ITEM"! And the license seems to be in good hands! 

    • 41 min

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