Daily Archives July 4, 2017

Swordquest #1

Writer: Chad Bowers, Chris Sims
Art: Ghostwriter X

The Atari Age returns to comics with the most unexpected story of the year: SwordQuest! In 1984, Peter Case was on his way to being crowned champion of SwordQuest, set to win the last of four contests and lay claim to a golden sword worth over $50,000! But when the game was discontinued, Peter found himself without a game to finish. Now, over thirty years later, Peter’s stuck in a different kind of game entirely — the game of life, and he’s losing fast...

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Popeye Classics #59

A collection of three classics Popeye comics with all the classic characters. The first story centers around Sweet Pea who goes out to hunt “beasks”. Sweet Pea encounters someone or something that sounds like Popeye. He hears these commands the voice is saying and Sweet Pea listens, but to Popeye he is acting strange. They find a parrot who happens to belong to Haggy the witch. Trouble ensues when Haggy tries to get the parrot back, leaving Popeye to have to rescue Sweet Pea. In the second story, Popeye has an argument with Wimpy, who then goes off to the desert with hurt feelings. Wimpy is attacked by a Native American who wants to sacrifice Wimpy to save his corn crop. Wimpy returns to Popeye for help and forgiveness. The last story deals with a recurring character Professor O.G...

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