1985 · The 80s · Uncategorized

December 1985: Firestar 1 – I don’t think Grandma is going to make it.

Synopsis: Firestar #1 was written by Tom DeFalco with art by Mary Wilshire and Steve Leialoha and opens with a girl and her grandmother at breakfast. Angelica Jones is having the lines on her hand explained as her being special. This doesn't go over well with Angelica's father Bartholomew who is struggling with having to… Continue reading December 1985: Firestar 1 – I don’t think Grandma is going to make it.

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1985 · The 80s · Uncategorized

November 1985: X-Factor 1 – Think maybe Ghostbusters gonna sue somebody?

 Synopsis: X-Factor #1 was written by Bob Layton with pencils by Jackson Guice and inks by the two of them along with Joe Rubenstein and opens with Scott Summers the former X-Man called Cyclops using his powerful optic blasts to chop wood in his Alaska home. His wife Madelyn calls him in and there's clearly tension… Continue reading November 1985: X-Factor 1 – Think maybe Ghostbusters gonna sue somebody?

1985 · The 80s

October 1985: West Coast Avengers 5 – Purring and a tail, is that a turn on for many guys?

Synopsis: West Coast Avengers 5 was written by Steve Englehart and pencilled by Al Migrom and inked by Joe Sinnott and opens with Simon 'Wonderman' Williams getting a telling off by Clint 'Hawkeye' Barton about his recent on-air confession of his guilt in the embezzelment from his own company years earlier. Without informing the Avengers… Continue reading October 1985: West Coast Avengers 5 – Purring and a tail, is that a turn on for many guys?

1985 · The 80s

September 1985: Uncanny X-Men 200 – Or, Purple Lycra for a Court appearance? Really?

Synopsis:Uncanny X-Men #200: The Trial of Magneto was written by Chris CLaremont with art by John Romita Jnr and Dan Green and opens with Magneto (a.k.a. Erik Lensherr, a.k.a. Magnus, a.k.a. Max Eisnhart, a.k.a. Michael Xavier) being led to his trial in handcuffs.     He has surrendered to the world court (normally at the… Continue reading September 1985: Uncanny X-Men 200 – Or, Purple Lycra for a Court appearance? Really?

1985 · The 80s

August 1985: Iron Man 200 – Or, if you like watching guys getting dressed up armour, this issue is for you

Synopsis. Iron Man 200 was written by Denny O'Neil with pencils by Mark Bright and inks by Akin & Garvey and opens with Tony Stark being told that his friend Morley Erwin died in a car explosion caused by Obadiah Stane. James Rhodes is trying to be supportive whilst Morley's sister Clytemnestra blames Tony for Morley's… Continue reading August 1985: Iron Man 200 – Or, if you like watching guys getting dressed up armour, this issue is for you

1985 · The 80s

July 1985: Vision & the Scarlet Witch #1 – Or, who sells a house to people who have just quit their jobs?

Vision and the Scarlet Witch 1 was written by Steve Engleheart with art by Richard Howell and ¬†Andy Mushynsky and opens with US Government a$$hole Henry Peter Gyrich and his associate Raymond Sikorsky investigating the Vision after his recent attempt to take over the world (seen here¬†https://marvelmunky76.wordpress.com/2017/04/11/january-1985-avengers-254-or-vision-we-are-all-here-because-we-love-you-but-you-have-a-problem/ ) and Wanda 'Scarlet Witch' Maximoff is getting… Continue reading July 1985: Vision & the Scarlet Witch #1 – Or, who sells a house to people who have just quit their jobs?

1985 · The 80s

June 1985: Longshot 1 – Or, so no one is going to mention that he’s got a finger missing on each hand?

Longshot 1 was written by Ann Nocenti with Art by Art Adams and opens with the titular character on the on another world, before running into a portal to arrive in New York city. He has no idea who he is, why he was being chased and why he seems to be so lucky.  … Continue reading June 1985: Longshot 1 – Or, so no one is going to mention that he’s got a finger missing on each hand?