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KIRBY 100!

So today marks the 100th anniversary of Jack Kirby’s birth. Normally, I’d ramble on at length about the power of his ideas, the restless wildness of his creativity, the way he invented and re-invented the storytelling ground rules for so many different genres in comics…

But screw all that. The best way to celebrate Kirby is in pictures. So here’s 100 of my favorite Jack Kirby pictures, starting with my two favorite portraits of the artist…

And now… On with the art!

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But that’s just me.

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…for what it’s worth…

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Click to make KING-SIZED!!!

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(Hubba.)

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(Don’t worry, True Believers… Ol’ Ben made it out alive.)

…unless, of course, he’s being possessed by Dr. Doom…

 

 

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About Mark Brett (432 Articles)
Shaved Yeti. Alien. Writer of stuff. Read my fiction at http://reportsfromthefieldblog.wordpress.com/. Read my thoughts on comic books and other dork culture ephemera at https://dorkforty.wordpress.com/.

1 Comment on KIRBY 100!

  1. Love all these old school pictures of his- what talent!

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