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A Companion To Jack Kirby’s Fourth World (Jack Kirby Collector #80)

160-page full-color Hardcover - Edited by John Morrow

LIMITED HARDCOVER EDITION WITH CUSTOM ENDPAPERS, ONLY AVAILBLE DIRECT FROM TWOMORROWS!

For its 80th issue, the Jack Kirby Collector magazine presents a double-sized 50th anniversary examination of Kirby’s magnum opus! Spanning the pages of four different comics starting in 1970 (New Gods, Forever People, Mister Miracle, and Jimmy Olsen), the sprawling “Epic for our times” was cut short mid-stream, leaving fans wondering how Jack would’ve resolved the confrontation between evil Darkseid of Apokolips, and his son Orion of New Genesis. This companion to that “Fourth World” series looks back at Jack Kirby’s own words, as well as those of assistants Mark Evanier, Steve Sherman, inker Mike Royer, and publisher Carmine Infantino, to determine how it came about, where it was going, and how Kirby would’ve ended it before it was prematurely cancelled by DC Comics! It also examines Kirby’s use of gods in Thor and other strips prior to the Fourth World, how they evolved into his DC characters, and beyond in such strips as The Eternals and Captain Victory. With an overview of hundreds of Kirby’s creations like Big Barda, Boom Tubes and Granny Goodness, and post-Kirby uses of his concepts, no Fourth World fan will want to miss it! Compiled, researched, and edited by John Morrow, with contributions by Jon B. Cooke.

NOTE: A $26.95 Softcover Edition is also available HERE.

(NOTE: If you're already a current Jack Kirby Collector subscriber, you'll receive the SOFTCOVER edition, which counts as TWO ISSUES toward your Kirby Collector subscription. If you're already getting the Softcover via subscription, or a separate purchase, you can UPGRADE your existing ordered copy to the Hardcover Edition at this link, for $9 plus shipping.)

ISBN: 978-1-60549-104-2

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