Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Decent Comics: "Long Die N'hglthss!" by Michelinie, Giffen, and Layton

Dig it, Groove-ophiles! Here's the final issue of Claw the Unconquered's first run. How a mag this cool could go under right when things were really getting mind-blowing is beyond Ol' Groove--but that's the 70s for ya! The good part is that Claw does get another chance--but more about that next month. Meantime, just enjoy the cosmic craziness from Claw #9 (June 1976) as David Michelinie, Keith Giffen, and Bob Layton bring you..."Long Die N'hglthss!"
Cover art by Keith Giffen and Ernie Chan


















3 comments:

  1. And Claw the Unconquered finishes it's run on a high note. Giffen and Layton. Yum. Michelinie and Layton would combine to a much more lauded run of Iron Man later in the decade. Good to see they were getting their trial run here in the final issue of Claw.

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  2. Thanks for this one, Groovester! A slice of Keith Giffen goodness I've never seen before. But what's up with that cover?! Is Claw doing his Linda Blair impression?!

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    1. It's just an optical illusion. It only looks like he's twisting his head all the way around.

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