Herb Trimpe


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Amazing Fantasy #15 Equals Big Money At Recent ComicConnect Auction

Five copies of Amazing Fantasy #15 were for sale, with an array of grades on the lower side, ranging from an ungraded 1.5 to a graded 5.5. Prices were very strong for all of the books: 1.5; $7,699.00 ow/white pages 2.5; $16,000 crm/ow pages 4.0; $27,000 crm/ow pages, small amount of dried glue on cover […]

Double Dose Of Hulk Vs Wolverine Includes New Maquette And Paolo Rivera Print

Sideshow has made a reveal and a tease today and both involved the Hulk vs Wolverine. The fan-favorite Canadian mutant known as Logan made his debut in the Incredible Hulk series… a cameo on the last panel of issue #180 then a full appearance in #181… It pitted the Wolverine against the Jade Giant all […]

Swipe File: A Very Casual Herb Trimpe Godzilla Swipe

A very casual Casual T-shirt, sold by Who Are Ya designs… And a Herb Trimpe cover for Godzilla King Of The Monsters published by Marvel Comics in the seventies… I wonder if that’s a T-shirt printing firm he’s stomping? In Swipe File we present two or more images that resemble each other to some degree. […]

Marvel To Run Herb Trimpe Tribute In Next Week’s Marvel Titles

I understand that in next week’s Marvel’s comics, the publisher will be running a tribute page to Herb Trimpe, the comic book artist who worked at the publisher for decades, with the headline “In memory of a giant among legends”. Featuring Captain America, Hulk, Daredevil and the Human Torch, it uses this photo by Luigi Novi. Herb […]

Orbital In Conversation – Remembering Herb Trimpe

By Chris Thompson [audio:http://popculturehound.net/podcast/OiCPodcastEpisode126.mp3] After last week’s meeting of Chip Zdarsky and The Real/Fake Geeks (which you can still listen to here), this time I’m back with the sad but honorable task of paying tribute to my good friend Herb Trimpe (Hulk, Shogun Warriors, G.I. Joe & so much more) who sadly passed away on […]

LIVE! From The Wolverine Celebration Panel At Baltimore Comic Con With Tom Brevoort, Herb Trimpe, Charles Soule, Joe Rubenstein, Frank Tieri, And Frank Cho (UPDATE)

At Baltimore Comic Con, Wolverine took the spotlight in a special panel chaired by Tom Brevoort, featuring Herb Trimpe, Joe Rubenstein, Charles Soule, Frank Tieri, and Frank Cho. Brevoort, speaking with Trimpe about Wolverine led Trimpe to say that he really only worked “briefly” to introduce Wolverine. That one page, Hulk #180 where Wolverine is […]

Herb Trimpe Returns To Wolverine One Last Time Before The Death Of…

Wolverine that is. Obviously. This is the Death of Wolverine Desert Wind Comics Variant by Herb Trimpe, exclusive to Desert Wind Comics and Jesse James Celestial Comics. Herb was the first artist to draw Wolverine in the comic books, with Incredible Hulk #180 and #181. And now as Wolverine enters his final days, in the series […]

First Appearance Of Wolverine Original Art By Herb Trimpe Sells For Record $657,250

The original art for the final page of Incredible Hulk #180, which features the first published appearance of Wolverine, has just sold at Heritage Auctions for $657,250. This 1974 Marvel comics page was drawn by Herb Trimpe, inked by Jack Abel, and scripted by Len Wein.  Of historical interest, Wolverine’s pose in that final introductory […]

Orbiting Herb Trimpe

[audio:http://www.orbitalcomics.com/podpress_trac/web/8841/0/orbital-podcast-herb-trimpe.mp3] Rob writes; Welcome to another special episode of The Orbiting Pod! Earlier this month, Chris Thompson once again made a trip to the emerald isle to attend the increasingly popular 2D Festival! Whilst there, he had the honour of hosting a panel interview with comics legend (and first artist to draw Wolverine in a […]

Pop Culture Hounding Dave Gibbons And Herb Trimpe In Malta

Chris Thompson writes; [audio:http://popculturehound.net/podcast/PCHPodcastEpisode20.mp3] This week I take a look back at the absolutely amazing Malta Comic-Con I’ve recently returned from – then Taylor & I discuss some of the gems found there, including Sean Azzopardi’s latest release Same Day Return. We also present a very special panel I conducted with comics industry legends Dave […]

Retailer, Artists Help Victims of Domestic Violence

Do-gooders don’t always wear flashy costumes, brand catchy names or have special powers. But, retailers like Comic Fusion are doing their part to help lives, nonetheless. Hosting their sixth annual “Super Hero Weekend,” October 6-7th, Comic Fusion will be raising money for SAFE in Hunterdon, New Jersey, a non-profit organization providing services to victims of […]