KC’s Westfield Columns

KC writes regular columns for Westfield Comics, a local and mail-order retailer. Many are looks at what’s coming up in the Diamond Previews ordering catalog, but some cover other topics. Here are the links.

November 2018: KC talks about what’s good this week at your local comic shop from DC and Marvel

KC checks out Marvel Studios: The First Ten Years, a celebration of the first decade of the studio

KC is disappointed with the Batman: Rebirth Deluxe Editions for not including complete stories.

October 2018: KC looks at Halloween in comics this week

KC covers what DC and Marvel are offering in January in another Previews rundown

KC liked the Action Comics #1000 Deluxe Edition

September 2018: KC looks back at the kids’ comic Legion of Super-Heroes in the 31st Century

KC recommends the historical miniseries Archie: 1941 for showing us things “never seen before in an Archie comic book”

KC enjoys the Yellow Submarine graphic novel adaptation

August 2018: More Previews! Because August is a five-Wednesday month, it’s time to look at what’s coming up in November.

KC looks at managing a collection and how quickly white boxes pile up

A throwback, KC returns to a column looking at what’s of interest in the latest Previews catalog from DC and Marvel

July 2018: KC continues organizing the collection in short boxes, not long

KC found the mostly-forgotten miniseries Teen Titans: Year One

KC talks about how he wrote an LSH introduction he didn’t know about and celebrates Christmas in July

June 2018: Some Brave and the Bold history, both the original series and the 2007 one that included work by Mark Waid and George Pérez

Look at all the #1 comics this week!

May 2018: KC ponders Detective Comics coming up on issue #1000

KC looks at four Marvel comic launches: Avengers, Captain America, Hunt for Wolverine, and S.H.I.E.L.D.: The Rebirth

April 2018: KC provides an overview of The Mighty Thor from origin to the latest big event

KC Carlson by Keith Wilson

KC looks at the many cameos from wacky 60s comics in Scooby-Doo Team-Up #36

March 2018: KC likes Stuart Immonen’s art (and working with him)

Darwyn Cooke’s art is amazing

An appreciation of TwoMorrows, particularly Back Issue #103, which is about comic book editors

February 2018: KC likes the teleporting dog Lockjaw, who just got a miniseries

KC covers The House of Secrets: The Bronze Age Omnibus with a brief history of the title and what made it so important. Plus, a stuffed gargoyle!

January 2018: More of KC’s work is going to be collected, including Zero Hour and the 1990s Legion of Super-Heroes.

The Legion of Super-Heroes appear in Scooby-Doo Team-Up #33, and KC really liked it

KC provides a brief overview of Brian Michael Bendis’ career upon his leaving Marvel for DC

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