Kamandi Archives

Spanish Publisher of DC Comics to Crowdfund Kamandi Omnibus
El Catálogo del Cómic, the company which holds the license to publish DC Comics in Spain and Latin America, plans to release a complete collection of Jack Kirby's Kamandi, and in a first for the company, they're using crowdfunding to edit the book ECC announced the news on their website, launching a crowdfunding campaign on[...]
What Jack Kirby Means To A Comic Fan, Critic, And Aspiring Creator
He designed imaginative and unique characters that most people couldn't have even fathomed had he not helped create them. The Fantastic Four, the X-Men, the Avengers, the Incredible Hulk, Black Panther, the Silver Surfer, Doctor Doom, the Red Skull, the New Gods, the Challengers of the Unknown, Etrigan the Demon, OMAC, Kamandi, and so many more[...]
Kirby: King Of Comics Now Available As A Way More Portable Paperback
I know he was miserable there, from many accounts and as covered by writer Mark Evanier here, but for me, Kamandi, The Demon, Mister Miracle, and anything Forth World stands up to everything the man ever did while at Marvel Comics I also enjoy just flipping through the book and admiring the work, this silly[...]
Fans Campaign For Google To Honour Jack Kirby
Inside, you can list your reasons for why you believe Jack Kirby should be honoured in this way, and you can also spread the word on social media with the hashtag #doodleforjack. Kirby would of course not see much of the money and credit that he deserved at Marvel in his lifetime, and would move onto[...]
DC to Celebrate Jack Kirby's 100th Birthday with Ambitious Post-Apocalyptic Series
Back in April, Bleeding Cool told you a little bit about DC's plans for something they called Kamandi Challenge  Now comes further word about the project, which is based on the world Jack Kirby created and DC Comics launched in 1972 in Kamandi: The Last Boy on Earth Kirby died in 1994 and 2017 would have[...]
DC Comics' Kamandi Rebirth Challenge – The 23 Last Boys And 3 Last Girls On Earth
DC's All Access panel at ECCC yesterday saw Dan Didio announced their Kamandi Challenge, that will see 26 creators apparently randomly paired (though Jimmy and Amanada stayed together) to create their best Kamandi: The Last Boy On Earth stories. No knowledge of what the winner will get But here are the pairings…  including a few names we expected[...]
Is Kamandi Jack Kirby's Most Beloved Creation?
With the recent release of IDW's Jack Kirby's Kamandi, The Last Boy On Earth Artist Edition Vol 1… besides it being a really long title, it puts a spotlight on a character that some people love while others don't seem to know that well In the description for the book, Kamandi is called: "Jack Kirby's[...]
IDW To Publish Jack Kirby's Kamandi In Artist's Edition Format
Recreations of original artboards as close as possible, including the size, in May IDW will add Jack Kirby's DC Comics series Kamandi, The Last Boy On Earth to its line. Long after the age of super heroes, Kamandi triumphed as humanity's last beacon in a world ruled by beasts Traveling the remnants of civilization after a[...]
When Dan DiDio Told Paul Pope He Could Draw Scooby Doo But Not Kamandi
I really wanted to do 'Kamandi [The Last Boy on Earth]', this Jack Kirby character I had this great pitch… and he said 'You think this is gonna be for kids? Stop, stop We don't publish comics for kids We publish comics for 45-year olds If you want to do comics for kids, you can[...]
Is Jeff Lemire Playing With Us?
Over the last couple of days, Jeff Lemire has tweeted the visuals below without further comment, despite a variety of pleas from his followers. Red Tornado, Kamandi, Jemm Son Of Saturn and Spectre. A new DC team book? Making his mind up time? Or is he just playing with us? Over the last couple of days, Jeff Lemire[...]