Comic Review: The EC Archives: Weird Fantasy Volume 3 HC (Dark Horse)

Dark Horse brings us Volume 3 of the EC Archives, Weird Fantasy. This volume collects another run of superb EC Comics science fiction stories from the 1950’s. Volume 3, reprinting […]

Dark Horse brings us Volume 3 of the EC Archives, Weird Fantasy. This volume collects another run of superb EC Comics science fiction stories from the 1950’s.

Volume 3, reprinting Weird Fantasy issues 13-18, features work by the top comic artists of the 1950’s. Included here are 27 stories, crisply reproduced and colored in a faithful representation of Marie Severin’s original comic book coloring of the time, but suitable for today’s reproduction techniques.

Artists include: Wally Wood, Joe Orlando, Al Williamson, Frank Frazetta, Roy Krenkel and more. They are at the top of their game here. The stories are classic EC tales, with bug-eyed monsters, maidens, brave spacemen and lots and lots of misguided greedy humans! All tossed together in the wonderful, fantastic world of science fiction!

Dark Horse Comics, EC Archives, Weird Fantasy Volume 3, $49.99 for 222 pages of content, Teen

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