Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Black and White Wednesday: "The Magick-Man's Last Gasp Purple Light Show!" by Moench and Ploog

What it is, Groove-ophiles! We're going ape again today with Planet of the Apes #13 (August 1975) and "The Magick-Man's Last Gasp Purple Light Show!" by Doug Moench and Mike Ploog! If you think the title's a doozy, wait'll you read the story underneath it...

























6 comments:

  1. The black and white medium, through Planet of the Apes, brought out the absolute best in Mike Ploog. I miss the days when product like this was so abundant in the marketplace.

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  2. Ploog and Alcala were my favorite artists on POTA

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  3. I cannot thank you enough for this. The POTA black and white magazine was (along with Doc Savage) the key experience of my comics reading 1970s.

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  4. Surely The Magick Man's Last Gasp Purple Light Show is the most Don McGergorish title for a comic story ever not actually written by Don McGregor.

    -sean

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  5. But Doug Moench was able to come up with such winners as The Slipped Mickey Click Flip (Creepy # 54).

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