The Human Torch


Allen Belman Marvel/Timely Artist Has Passed Away at 96

Allen Belman, Marvel/Timely Artist, Has Passed Away at 96

Allen Belman, Golden Age artist who worked on Captain America, The Patriot, The Destroyer, The Human Torch, Jap Buster Johnson and Jet Dixon of the Space Squadron, All Winners Comics, Marvel Mystery, Sub Mariner Comics, Young Allies, and countless other books, has passed away He was 96 years old He was a staff artist for[...]

Marvel Two-in-One #8 Review: The Pain Catches Up

Marvel Two-in-One #8 Review: The Pain Catches Up

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]The Thing and the Human Torch are stranded on another world where Captain America and Iron Man’s Civil War destroyed everything They’ve hidden away in a small town, and the Spider, a maddened version of the Amazing Spider-Man, is searching all over the country for them Johnny is taking care of their new house,[...]

5 Days of Black Panther Day 1: Looking Back at TChallas First Appearance

5 Days of Black Panther, Day 1: Looking Back at T'Challa's First Appearance

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] To celebrate Black Panther coming out this week and T'Challa being so frigging awesome in general, I will be giving you Five Days of Black Panther to build up to the film's release. Each day, I will be covering a different era and creative team of Black Panther (today will be covering two, […]

Marvel Two-in-One #2 Review: Return to Monster Island

Marvel Two-in-One #2 Review: Return to Monster Island

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]The Thing has convinced the Human Torch that Mr Fantastic, Invisible Woman, Franklin, and Valeria are still alive in another dimension, and the two go on an excursion to Monster Island, the site of the Fantastic Four’s first adventure.As is often the case with Monster Island, things get messy quickly, and an unexpected associate[...]

Marvel Legacy #1 Review: A Lackluster Tease For Upcoming Titles

Marvel Legacy #1 Review: A Lackluster Tease For Upcoming Titles

The Human Torch and the Thing ponder if the world still needs them A planet ruled by Wakanda is shown Deadpool ponders how much of a terrible person he is.This comic makes the same missteps that Dark Days: The Forge made, if to a lesser extent The meat of this comic consists of endless teasing[...]

Silver for Timelys Golden Age and Gold for Marvels Silver Age

Silver for Timely's Golden Age and Gold for Marvel's Silver Age

The birth of Jerry Siegel and  Joe Shuster's Superman in Action Comics #1 laid the foundation for a formula that was emulated often in the Golden Age, and during the many decades that followed.In 1939, Batman first appeared in Detective Comics for National, Captain Marvel debuted in Whiz Comics for Fawcett Publications and Timely unleashed[...]