The Winged Citizens of Venus OR Did Wally Wood Steal Designs From H.G. Peter?!

No.  Of course Wally Wood didn’t steal designs from H.G. Peter.  But their winged Venusians were oddly similar. Wally Wood is a comic book and science fiction legend.  In the 1950s and 1960s he illustrated countless stories by some of the biggest names in science fiction, both in prose digests and comic book adaptations.  HisContinue reading “The Winged Citizens of Venus OR Did Wally Wood Steal Designs From H.G. Peter?!”

Wonder Woman: Bondage By Frank Miller And Bill Sienkiewicz, And How Way Off It Would Have Been

Bleeding Cool ran this image today (first posted at DC Women Kicking Ass) of a bound Wonder Woman drawn by Bill Sienkiewicz.  It seems that Frank Miller and Sienkiewicz were talking about doing a Wonder Woman series called Wonder Woman: Bondage, inspired by the bondage themes in William Moulton Marston’s original Wonder Woman stories, andContinue reading “Wonder Woman: Bondage By Frank Miller And Bill Sienkiewicz, And How Way Off It Would Have Been”

Top Five Wonder Woman Covers: The Best Wonder Woman Cover EVER!!

Finally, after hundreds of votes in twelve polls, we have arrived at our final two covers which will now compete for the honour of being named the best Wonder Woman cover of all time!! All of the semi-finalists were great covers, but it seems that “iconic” was the main focus for voters in the twoContinue reading “Top Five Wonder Woman Covers: The Best Wonder Woman Cover EVER!!”

Top Five Wonder Woman Covers: Semi-Final Round #2

Last week, we looked at five of the ten winners from the preliminary round of best cover polling.  Now, we look at the rest with part two of our semi-finals!! The covers were listed by percentage, and last week we did the evens (and it was quite an exciting poll… it seemed to be aContinue reading “Top Five Wonder Woman Covers: Semi-Final Round #2”

Twelve Days of Wonder Woman: Day One

Welcome to the first day of our countdown of twelve festive Wonder Woman covers!! We start with Sensation Comics #38, drawn by H.G. Peter.  It seems that Wonder Woman has stepped in to help out Santa, but a tommy gun wielding crook has some other plans: I like the fur around Wonder Woman’s costume, aContinue reading “Twelve Days of Wonder Woman: Day One”

Top Five Wonder Woman Covers: Update

Polls have been added to the Adam Hughes, H.G. Peter, and George Pérez top five cover lists!!  You can see all of the lists and vote here, or got to each post individually: Hughes Peter Pérez Andru The top vote-getter from each artist will ultimately face off in a best Wonder Woman cover ever poll. LookContinue reading “Top Five Wonder Woman Covers: Update”

Wonder Woman Holiday Gift Guide

Since it is almost Christmas (or Kwanza, or Festivus, or whatever you celebrate) and currently Hanukkah, it seems like a good time to look at some fun Wonder Woman gift ideas.  These are not gift ideas FOR Wonder Woman, because a) she’s fictional, and b) she’s got an invisible jet… what else could she possiblyContinue reading “Wonder Woman Holiday Gift Guide”