Micronauts Mondays: "Death-Duel at Daytona Beach!" by Mantlo, Golden, and Rubinstein
Greetings, Groove-ophiles! Micronauts Mondays begins today! I know what you're thinking: "What took you so long, Groove?" Okay, yers trooly might not be swift, but I ain't stoopid! Why was a comicbook about a line of teeny-tiny toys so popular? Incredible sci-fi stories about a fleshed-out microscopic world and its heroes and villains? Artwork to die for? Yes! All of the above! Don't believe me? Then check out Micronauts #3 (December 1978), baby!Here's Bill Mantlo, Michael Golden, and Joe Rubinstein with a "Death-Duel at Daytona Beach!" (You can read issues 1 and 2 here and here, btw).
Way to make us not miss having a letters page, huh?
Special thanks to Mike's Amazing World of Comics and Grand Comics Database for being such fantastic resources for covers, dates, creator info, etc. Thou art treasures true!
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As for the rest of ya, the purpose of this blog is to (re)introduce you to the great comics of the 1970s. If you like what you see, do what I do--go to a comics shop, bookstore, e-Bay or whatever and BUY YOUR OWN!