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Phantom Stranger #1 title splash for "When Dead Men Walk", art by Carmine Infantino, DC Comics 1952.
But the short-lived Phantom Stranger titled that debuted in 1952 can more properly be seen as an editorial reaction to the rise of horror comics, rather than just as another one of the pack There's a copy of this man of mystery's debut in Phantom Stranger #1 CGC 4.0 available in this week's session of[...]
“Swamp Thing”: “The Anatomy Lesson” Fails Alan Moore’s Original Comic Story
The Phantom Stranger sends Daniel Cassidy to prevent Abby and Liz Tremayne from getting murdered by mercenaries at the lab – which help complete Cassidy's Blue Devil origin story in the process. With all that happening, by the time Woodrue reveals the truth about Swamp Thing, it feels like an afterthought It's a major revelation in[...]
Nightmare Nurse
I won't talk much about what the character does in the animated series other than how she makes her entrance, but if you want absolutely no spoilers, then move on to another story. The image above is how she first appeared in Phantom Stranger Vol 4 #8, which credits her creation to Dan DiDio, J.M DeMatteis,[...]
Every Justice League Member Ever
Now I think I'm pretty up on my comic history, but there were some characters I didn't realize where Leaguers, like The Phantom Stranger, Dr Light and Starfire And they let Ambush Bug in How did that happen? [youtube]https://youtu.be/GigZ5_dxlKU[/youtube] DC has put together a video showcasing all of the members of the Justice League… ever[...]
Here Is Your Jetpack – The Five Years Later Future Of DC Comics Today, From Futures End, Action Comics, Aquaman, Detective Comics, Batwing, Green Lantern, Grayson, Green Arrow, Phantom Stranger, Swamp Thing and Earth 2
And not one willing to use his superbreath to bring rain, or whatnot. Aquaman went to war with Earth 2 in Aquaman: Futures End, though at odds with his isolationist Atlantenas, things didn't go well… Batman has also been in the wars, from Detective Comics: Futures End #1,   Is he man or is he cyborg now? As to[...]
DC Comics Replace Pandora And The Phantom Stranger With New Trinity Team Series
DC Comics has been publishing Trinity Of Sin: Pandora and Trinity Of Sin: Phantom Stranger for a little while now, (but no Trinity Of Sin: The Question) but they were recently cancelled by the publisher. DC have now told Newsarama that in October they'll be publishing Trinity Of Sin, a new series with all three characters, Jim[...]
36 Thoughts About 36 Comics – Futures End, Original Sin, Batman Eternal, Adventure Time, Woods, Miles Morales: Ultimate Spider-Man, Grindhouse, Phantom Stranger, Revival, Satellite Sam, Justice League 3000, Batman/Superman, Chaos, Miss Fury, Revenge, Revelations, Aphrodite, Red Sonja, Turok, Sinister Dexter, Sixth Gun, Suicide Risk, Rat Queens, Illegitimates, Rocky & Bullwinkle, Cyberforce, Lone Ranger, Alex + Ada, Black Bat, Powerpuff Girls, Crow, Black Dynamite, Jinnrise, I Was The Cat, Garfield And Dead Letters
Though it may not be working… Dunno, Madame Xanadu in Trinity Of Sin: Phantom Stranger, um, the future? What's so special? He's Howard Porter, he is currently DC Comics' best superhero artist and he is having a whale of a time on Justice League 3000. An Icthyosaur shows us it has a fine sense of irony in Turok, Dinosaur[...]
Forty-Three Thoughts About Forty-Three  Comics – Veil, Darkness, New Warriors, Nova, Tales Of Honor, Action Comics, Uncanny X-Men, Phantom Stranger, Moon Knight, Wolverine & The X-Men, Wild Blue Yonder, Sinister Dexter, Gate-Way, Rogue Trooper, She-Hulk, Loki, The Movement, Arkham War, Earth 2, Batwing, Green Lantern, Adventure Time, Evil Empire, Wild Blue Yonder, Suicide Risk, Garfield, Day Men, Shadow Now, Twilight Zone, Bad Blood, Terminator, Lobster Johnson, Grindhouse, Victories, Catalyst Comix, Apocalypse Al, Drumhellar, Clone, Evil Empire, Revival, Saviors, Velvet And Secret
Things like this keep happening. Even the Apocalypse in Apocalyse Al #2 gets a panty shot. Phantom Stranger, stand up comedian That would suck all the joy out of the room quickly enough "I flew here from Jerusalem and boy are my alms tired." See, it just doesn't work But when you need a lawyer in comics,[...]
Thirty-Seven Thoughts About Thirty-Six Comics – X-Files, Avengers World, Ultimate Spider-Man, Cataclysm, Batwing, Point One, Walking Dead, God Is Dead, A+X, AI, Batman/Superman, Regular Show, Savage Wolverine, Wolverine, Cryptozoic Man, Red Rover Charlie, Forever Evil: Asylum, Protocol Orphans, Robocop Last Stand, Gravel, Stitched, Adventure Time, Suicide Risk, Minimum Wage, Crossed Badlands, Revolutionary War, Black Widow, TMNT, Green Arrow, The Movement, Phantom Stranger, X-Factor, Aphrodite IX, Shadowman, Bloodshot, Sex Criminals And Khan
she dies seem to be a little… hands on. Swamp Thing turns John Constantine into Brian Exposition in Trinity Of Sin: Phantom Stranger. Gambit takes a position on Pat Robertson and Hurricane Katrina in the All-New X-Factor I wonder what he kinetically charged up… a peanut? A coaster? Pat's brain? Something small and potentially explosive, perhaps? Aphrodite IX[...]
Thirty Thoughts About Thirty Comics – Iron Man, Earth 2, Superior Spider-Man, Bionic Man, Batman/Superman, X-Men Legacy, Batwing, Green Arrow,  Phantom Stranger, Fearless Defenders, Detective Comics, Elephantmen, Khan, Spawn,  Burn The Orphanage, Happy Kitty, Judge Dredd, The Revenger, Velvet, Carbon Grey, Great Pacific, Guardians Of The Galaxy, Secret Avengers, Think Tank, Doctor Who, Black Bat, Deadworld, Dinosaurs Attack, Transformers And TMNT Shredder (UPDATE)
Bringing you the biggest sound effects in comics, relative to a character's size. See, in comparison, The Phantom Stranger has got nothing Seriously John Constantine, why the reaction, the 'O's are only just bigger than your head. Frankie, do you remember her, Frankie, do you remember? Fearless Defenders, its last issue, goes out with a blast. It's[...]
DC Asks Retailers To Hold Stormwatch, Phantom Stranger And Catwoman This Week
Bleeding Cool understands that comic retailers have been asked to hold any copies of Stormwatch #24, Phantom Stranger #12 and Catwoman #23 Second Print (the one debuting Joker's Daughter) from going on sale this week. Apparently many retailers will not receive these comics this week but will only get them next week, so DC wants to[...]
The Phantom Stranger Shows A Very Shaky Grasp Of Legal Matters (Spoilers)
From today's rather splendid Trinity Of Sin: The Phantom Stranger Our mysterious supernatural fellow takes Batman, Katana and Deadman to Heaven And we get, for the first time, the new rules of DC heaven And they seem to be along the lines of the Savage Dragon. And along the way, they meet the late, nice, non-rapist[...]