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Rocket to the Moon #nn (Avon, 1951), written by Walter Gibson.
Shadow creator Walter Gibson wrote nearly 400 comic book scripts over his incredibly prolific career From writing The Shadow for Street & Smith comic books to Blackstone the Magician for Marvel, and even some text stories in Batman for DC Comics, Gibson kept his hand in a bit of everything.  Gibson also wrote a few[...]
The Shadow, April-June 1931, Street & Smith
The debut issue of historic long-running pulp magazine The Shadow (April, 1931) in FN- condition has just sold for $156,000 at Heritage Auctions, a record price for the issue in any grade.  The character was fleshed out and transformed into an icon by Walter B Gibson at the behest of seminal American newsstand fiction publisher[...]
American Gods Season 3 Trailer: Shadow Moon Can't Outrun His Destiny (Image: STARZ)
Whittle stars as ex-con Shadow Moon, a man pulled into the service of the mysterious Mr Wednesday, played by Ian McShane ("Deadwood", John Wick) — only to discover that not only is his charismatic but un-trustable boss actually the Norse All-Father god Odin, he's also…Shadow's father. In Season Three, Shadow angrily pushes this apparent destiny away[...]
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To lighten the mood, Whittle shared a clip of a quick "mini-Season 4" just to let us know that Shadow's okay before getting down to business Amid word that talks are underway for the story to see its finish on-screen, Whittle posted that he was "excited for the potential of that opportunity to finish [Shadow[...]
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Whittle stars as ex-con Shadow Moon, a man pulled into the service of the mysterious Mr Wednesday, played by Ian McShane ("Deadwood", John Wick) — only to discover that not only is his charismatic but un-trustable boss actually the Norse All-Father god Odin, he's also…Shadow's father. In Season Three, Shadow angrily pushes this apparent destiny away[...]
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Meanwhile, Shadow (Ricky Whittle) appears destined for a one-on-one with Hinzelmann (Julia Sweeney)- and some revelations Then there's the Tech Boy (Bruce Langley)-Bilquis (Yetide Badaki) connection to keep track of- and if that's a pairing that could prove a serious problem for World (Crispin Glover) And yet, we can't shake this feeling that there's a[...]
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In the following preview images, episode overview, and promo, Shadow and Bilquis' (Yetide Badaki) paths finally converge, Tech Boy's (Bruce Langley) problems don't seem to be getting better, Wednesday needs Shadow's help with the con he has planned with Demeter (Blythe Danner), and Laura Moon (Emily Browning) officially declares it 'god-hunting' season. Image: STARZ Image: STARZ Image: STARZ Image:[...]
American Gods S03 Preview: Shadow's Not Really Happy with Tech Boy
Though last week's episode brought viewers an acting master class between Ian McShane's Wednesday and Blythe Danner's Demeter and some perspective-changing intel on Laura (Emily Browning) during her Purgatory time, it was the missing Bilquis (Yetide Badaki) that makes for the eye-opening storyline heading into Sunday night's episode "The Unseen": a team-up between Shadow (Ricky[...]
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Whittle stars as ex-con Shadow Moon, a man pulled into the service of the mysterious Mr Wednesday, played by Ian McShane ("Deadwood", John Wick) — only to discover that not only is his charismatic but un-trustable boss actually the Norse All-Father god Odin, he's also…Shadow's father. In Season Three, Shadow angrily pushes this apparent destiny away[...]
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As viewers know, this season finds Shadow spending some time in Lakeside under the guise of "Mike Ainsel"- and along with that there was another prominent change: Shadow let his hair grow out Well, it seems three episodes of a no-longer-bald Shadow was more than enough for Washington, who tweeted, "Look I get that Shadow[...]
American Gods Season 3 preview images. (Image: STARZ)
While the war between Wednesday (Ian McShane) and his old gods and World (Crispin Glover, Dominique Jackson, Danny Trejo) and their new gods rages on, the next episode of STARZ's American Gods looks to shift much of its focus back to Shadow Moon (Ricky Whittle) and the growing mysteries surrounding Lakeside To say that Shadow's had[...]
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When it comes to the war between Wednesday (Ian McShane) and his old gods and World (Crispin Glover, Dominique Jackson, Danny Trejo) and their new gods on STARZ's American Gods, Shadow Moon (Ricky Whittle) decided to go with "Option C" by looking to lay low in Lakeside and sit out what's about to go down[...]
American Gods offered a look at the next Season 3 episode. (Images: STARZ)
To avoid having to throw on the "MAJOR SPOILERS AHEAD!" sign, let's just say Shadow (Ricky Whittle) had a very rollercoaster time in Lakeside (being accused of kidnapping a young girl will do that), while Wednesday and Czernobog (Peter Stormare) fought, drank, and mourned- and not necessarily in that order Meanwhile, Salim (Omid Abtahi) found[...]