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It’s never too late to be too soon.

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Annie Nocenti’s new DC comic, KLARION

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He painted the portrait of everything our eyes always miss.

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Hotspot’s debt to Burt Ward

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Hellena’s debt to Eva Peron

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Underboss’s debt to F.W. Murnau’s FAUST

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Lidia’s debt to Scilla Gabel

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Plenilunio’s debt to, among others, actor Germán Robles.

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Not just a magic spirit but also his own changeling.

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It’s the make-believe that we keep living in.

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Adam McGovern on DATA 70

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In which we come full-circle to Kirby’s source.

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The Fourth World’s undiscovered testaments

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Kirby comes home again.

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Kirby makes love, not intergalactic war.

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Had He But Worlds Enough, and Time…

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The embodiment of What You Didn’t Talk About.

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Classic virtuosity with lowly gimmicks.

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An athletic, quick-witted sex symbol.

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The unquiet, wandering spirit of the freshly possible.

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His grand-scale pixels pull you close.

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Lover of noise, angel of the unaccepted.

A consciously anonymous persona yet a conspicuously anomalous presence.

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Jack Kirby vs. Mario Bava — in a feverdream!