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Original Art: Jungle Jim #22 – “Wizard of Dark Mountain” Original Art (Page 5, 1969) (Charlton Comics)

Layouts by Bhob Stewart Pencils by Steve Ditko Inks by Wally Wood

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Original Art: Tales of Suspense #15 – “I am the living ghost!” (Full 5-page story) (Marvel, 1961)

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#2oww1 by Robin Snyder and Steve Ditko (Kickstarter) NOW LIVE!

Steve Ditko and Robin Snyde have just announced their latest comic: #2oww1. Funding for the 32 page, black and white, comic book is being sought through Kickstarter (the crowd funding website). By pledging you can guarantee a copy (+extras) and … Continue reading

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Ditkocomics.com MEGA SALE (50% off) begins today!

Click the image – or here – to visit the Ditkocomics.com website for the 50% off Mega Sale. It includes all items, collections and bundles except the latest three Ditko/Snyder releases and the last issue of Ditkomania (fanzine). Check it … Continue reading

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NEWS: Kickstarter #3 for Robin Snyder & Steve Ditko’s #9Teen

Thats right! Steve Ditko and Robin Snyder are at it again by offering you the chance to help fund their latest 32-page comic book: #9Teen. All pledges can be made on the official Kickstarter page – here – with donations … Continue reading

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Original Art: Tales To Astonish #13 – My friend is not quite human! (Splash, 1960) (Marvel)

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Letter: Thanks for the copies of Bizarre Fantasy

Thanks to Steve Busti for sharing his letter from Steve Ditko. With his permission I am able to share the story he sent me with it: I was self-publishing under the imprint Flashback Comics, and had two titles at the … Continue reading

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Photo: Steve Ditko in his NY Studio – 1970s

A new photo of Steve Ditko is circulating the net. Taken by Martin Greim in Ditko’s New York studio in the 1970s.

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Ditkocomics.com is now live!

Good news folks! Ditkocomics.com is now live and selling Steve Ditko books worldwide. It has been a fun project to build and so far the response has been excellent. With orders coming thick and fast and being dispatched within 24 … Continue reading

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NEWS: Steve Ditko Archives Volume 4: Impossible Tales – A Sneak Preview

Behold the new cover to the fourth volume of The Steve Ditko Archives (Fantagraphics). From the Fantagraphics exclusive page: Ditkophiles rejoice! A fourth heaping helping of Steve Ditko’s classic suspense and horror work from the 1950s is on its way to … Continue reading

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Update: A message from Robin Snyder

Just received via email from Robin Snyder (Ditko’s co-publisher) with regards to the recent successful Kickstarter project: Dear Friends, Today is the day. I have gone over the make-ready looking for problems, crooked pages, pages out of order and so … Continue reading

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NEWS: The Four-Page Series #4 OUT NOW!

Steve Ditko and Robin Snyder’s 4th installment of The Four-Page Series is out now. Thanks to Ditkomania author Rob Imes for the screenshot. Contact the address below (in the screenshot) to order directly.  

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NEWS: Two Volume Witzend Collection from Fantagraphics

Officially not announced (yet) but news has spread via the Wally Wood FB Group: Just got a form letter from Bill Pearson announcing that Fantagraphics will be publishing a bound boxed two-volume set of witzend next summer. The last issue, … Continue reading

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Steve Ditko’s Amazing Spider-man #12 Cover….Lego Style!

Leonel Castellani has produced a great lego version of Steve Ditko’s classic Amazing Spider-man #12 cover. It is to feature as a variant on the new Mighty Avengers #1. Below is the lego variant compared with the original: Image sourced … Continue reading

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Steve Ditko on the San Diego Comic Con 1977

Steve Ditko has a rich history of doing illustrations for the brochures that were produced for the San Diego Comic Con. He begun doing this in the 1972  brochure and continued with four more from 1975-1978. Below is one of … Continue reading

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