From The OG Staff…
With school starting back for millions of college students, the comic shops are going to be packed! This might be an important week to get in an early call to your favorite store and request a pull or two. Let our staff of knowledgeable comic book fans help you with your selection with their Geek Picks for August 21st, 2019.
American Mythology continues it’s amazing run of classic reprints with this two-parter based on a 1975 B-movie that starred Troy McClure. Not seen in print in over 40 years, The Land That Time Forgot was originally printed by Marvel Comics as graphic magazine in the pages of Marvel Movie Premiere. For collectors of vintage comics who might have always wanted this book but never could find or afford it, this is a great way to check one of those grails off of your wish list!
Writer: Marve Wolfman
Artist: Sonny Trinidad
Journey with us back in time to the groovy era of the ’70s when magazine sized graphic novels roamed the Earth and fans thrilled to the Edgar Rice Burroughs’ film, The Land That Time Forgot, in theaters! Tyler Bowen is lost in a world of prehistoric terrors and creatures of legend. But he’s not alone, for a submarine of German soldiers has also become stranded here, bringing modern monsters into the primeval world. The incredible story is collected here in beautiful black & white for the first time in over four decades!
Publisher: American Mythology
Rating: N/A, previously published without a rating
For those of you who have need a security blanket to make it through a rough day, this collection of Peanuts comics and cartoons are the perfect pick-me-up.
Writer: Charles Schulz
Artist: Charles Schulz
Linus Van Pelt. The benevolent, blanket-clutching philosopher always has a kind word for everybody, especially his best friend, Charlie Brown, and even for his bossy older sister, Lucy.
This hardcover collection includes stories from across all eras of Charles M. Schulz’s Peanuts, so grab your favorite blanket, and get ready to share some laughs as you await the Great Pumpkin!
For the complete August 21st, 2019 Geek Picks, click here…