tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8210377.post383105712189177635..comments2008-04-21T21:55:54.888+01:00Comments on Bad Librarianship Now!: DC Direct launch new dust traps at NYCC.Mark Kardwellhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/17791352096505994671mark@badlibrarianship.comBlogger2125tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8210377.post-72939462156880492942008-04-21T21:55:00.000+01:002008-04-21T21:55:00.000+01:00The first batch seemed pretty well done to me: I d...The first batch seemed pretty well done to me: I don't suppose there's still hope that these are prototypes rushed out for the NYCC?Markhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/17791352096505994671noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8210377.post-21181583625077868572008-04-21T19:46:00.000+01:002008-04-21T19:46:00.000+01:00As I expected, that demented not-actually-Kirby Su...As I expected, that demented not-actually-Kirby Superman doesn't look any better in the cold light of day. <BR/><BR/>Rand Hoppe of the Jack Kirby Museum suggests that if DC Direct were to do a truly authentic figure, they'd have to first design a perfect Kirby Superman head...then toss it in the trash and replace it with a Murphy Anderson Superman head.<BR/><BR/><I>Which I would buy.</I><BR/><BR/>Thing is, their Frank Quietly All Star Superman and Super-Lois figures are <I>perfect</I>. They clearly have sculptors who can do justice to an artist's individual style. So, you know, it's too bad they didn't use someone who could go that extra yard for the King.RABhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/01714171897239398438noreply@blogger.com