Paul Kupperberg

Paul Kupperberg on June 11th, 2021

NOW AVAILABLE!

Direct Comments: Comic Book Creators in Their Own Words
The DC Direct Currents Interview Transcripts (1989 – 1991)
Conducted, Transcribed, and Annotated by Paul Kupperberg

Cover by Aalishaa/fiverr
Buffalo Avenue Books
Paperback & eBook
Nonfiction / Comic Book History
192 pages
$16.00 / $7.00 eBook

Comic Book Creators in their Own Words!

Read the rest

Continue reading about Direct Comments: Comic Book Creators in their Own Words

Paul Kupperberg on May 23rd, 2021

NOW AVAILABLE!

Emma’s Landing
Cover by Rick Stasi
Crazy 8 Press
Paperback & eBook
Young Adult
154 pages
$13.00

Signed and personalized copies are available directly from me
$16.00 (US shipped)
$27.00 (Canada shipped)

Payable to PAYPAL.ME/PAULKUPPERBERG

CLICK HERE FOR THE PAPERBACK ON AMAZON.COM!

Read the rest

Continue reading about Emma’s Landing

Paul Kupperberg on May 1st, 2021

(This essay was originally written for a collection spotlighting the artists who followed Superman co-creator Joe Shuster on the comics and syndicated newspaper strip. A small portion of the piece was cannibalized for the “My Favorite 13 Win Mortimer Golden Age DC Comics Covers” column on the 13th Dimension website celebrating Win’s May 1 birthday.)… Read the rest

Continue reading about Win Mortimer, the Forgotten Superstar Superman Artist

Paul Kupperberg on March 10th, 2021

NOW AVAILABLE!

Son of the Unpublished Comic Book Scripts of Paul Kupperberg
Cover by Rick Stasi
Buffalo Avenue Books
Paperback & eBook
288 pages
$16.00

Signed and personalized copies are available directly from me:
$19.00 (U.S. shipped)
$30 (Canada shipped)

Payable to PAYPAL.ME/PAULKUPPERBERG

Read the rest

Continue reading about Son of the Unpublished Comic Book Scripts of Paul Kupperberg

Paul Kupperberg on November 23rd, 2020

After 15 Years in Limbo…

JSA: RAGNAROK is finally available in paperback and eBook!

SIGNED & PERSONALIZED COPIES
$18 (shipped)
Pay to PayPal.me/PaulKupperberg
or available on Amazon.com

JSA: Ragnarok by Paul Kupperberg
Cover by Daerick Gross Sr.
Crazy 8 Press
Paperback & eBook

In the closing days of the second World War, the Justice Society of America prevented the villainous Wizard from unleashing a deadly magical evil upon the world.Read the rest

Continue reading about JSA: Ragnarok, the Novel!

Paul Kupperberg on August 21st, 2020
From Vigilante #45 (September 1987), art by Tod Smith and Rick Burchett

From July 1985 to February 1988 I wrote Vigilante (#19 – #50) for DC Comics. When that title ended with Adrian Chase/Vigilante’s suicide death, I followed it up with Checkmate!Read the rest

Continue reading about Black Thorn, the Vigilante Spin-off That Wasn’t

Paul Kupperberg on July 31st, 2020

“Keeping Comics All in the Family!”

Buffalo Avenue Comics are Kupperberg family comics, DIY compilations of the writing of Paul Kupperberg, the art of Alan Kupperberg, the photography of our father, Sidney Kupperberg, or any combination thereof.

For Signed & Personalized copies
CONTACT ME or SEND PAYMENT to PAYPAL at PKUPPERBERG@GMAIL.COM

Read the rest

Continue reading about Buffalo Avenue Comics

Paul Kupperberg on July 20th, 2020
A circa-1970 self-portrait by Dick Giordano

Hard to believe it’s been almost a decade since we lost Dick Giordano, artist extraordinaire, human being extraordinaire-plus. In the decades we knew each other, he would be an object of my fannish admiration, my boss, my co-worker, my collaborator, someone in my employment as a freelancer, and, always, an inspiration.… Read the rest

Continue reading about Remembering Dick Giordano (July 20, 1932 – March 27, 2010)

Paul Kupperberg on May 12th, 2020
Keith Giffen, me, Marty Pasko, at Terrificon, August 2017.

I made Marty Pasko my comedy bitch one night at a comic book convention in the late-1970s or early-1980s. I could always make Marty laugh; I’m a fairly funny guy and he was a fairly easy audience, but I didn’t own him until that night when a bunch of us were gathered in somebody’s hotel room where some drinking might have been taking place, and I announced, likely apropos of nothing, that I could crack Marty up in just three random phrases.… Read the rest

Continue reading about Marty Pasko (1954-2020)

Paul Kupperberg on April 19th, 2020

From Weird War Tales #76 (February 1979), here’s “The Fire Bug,” a 5-pager I wrote that was illustrated by Howard Chaykin, lettered by Ben Oda, colored by Jerry Serpe, and edited by Paul Levitz.

How ironic! Choke!<

Read the rest

Continue reading about Hot Stuff!