Blackhawk Archives

Blackhawk #133 featuring the debut of Lady Blackhawk, DC Comics 1959.
But three months prior to the release of Action Comics #252, another popular DC Comics franchise also added a prominent female hero.  Blackhawk's counterpart to Supergirl's Linda Lee was named Zinda Blake — Lady Blackhawk Her first appearance in Blackhawk #133 was cover-dated February 1959, penciled by Dick Dillin and inked by Charles Cuidera There[...]
Blackhawk #151 featuring Lady Blackhawk, DC Comics.
But three months prior to the release of Action Comics #252, another popular DC Comics franchise also added a prominent female hero.  Blackhawk's counterpart to Supergirl's Linda Lee was named Zinda Blake — Lady Blackhawk Her first appearance in Blackhawk #133 was cover-dated February 1959, penciled by Dick Dillin and inked by Charles Cuidera There[...]
The Blackhawk Comic Inspired by Opera and Operation Vengeance
War comics often contain a wealth of historical references just waiting to be unraveled.  Blackhawk included such historical touchstones from the very beginning.  The Blackhawks' plane was modeled after a real-life aircraft called the Grumman XF5F Skyrocket The Grumman Skyrocket was part of a massive media blitz in newspapers and magazines across the country from[...]
Steven Spielberg to Adapt, Possibly Direct DC Comics 'Blackhawk' Movie
Steven Spielberg has his sights set on a DC Comics title, and surprising no one, it's Blackhawk The 1941 comic centers on a team of World War II fighter pilots (a subject we know Steven has a passion for) led by the mysterious Blackhawk. Created by Chuck Cuidera along with creative input from  Bob Powell and Will Eisner, the character originally[...]
Will The Wonder Woman Film Plant The Seeds For Two More DC Comics Teams?
There was also an overlooked ten-second rumor shortly after his casting was announced, that he was going to be Blackhawk. I'm not sure whether Blackhawk would be considered a superhero, but it's at least debatable  And beyond that, someone like Blackhawk  is looking like a pretty good fit for Taghmaoui's character with what we've learned since[...]
Fire Leaves Spiegle Art Book In Short Supply
During the 1980s, he worked at DC Comics on Batman, Unknown Soldier, Tomahawk, Jonah Hex, Teen Titans, and the fan-favorite reboot of Blackhawk (taking the character back to its World War II roots), as well as his popular Crossfire series for Eclipse Comics, Dark Horse's Indiana Jones series, and more. In this book, author John Coates[...]