The Flash #329 – January 194

The Flash #329 – January 194

Following last issue’s reprinting of the wedding of Barry Allen and Iris West and the teaser about Superman’s decision about whether or not the Flash can remain in the Justice League, writer Cary Bates opens this issue with neither of those but instead...
Flash Fridays – The Flash #328 December 1983

Flash Fridays – The Flash #328 December 1983

This issue of The Flash is like alumni week. It starts with Murphy Anderson adding his inking to Carmine Infantino’s cover. For longtime Flash fans, this a real nostalgic throwback and a treat. But it doesn’t end there. In a story called Reverse-Flashback,...
Flash Fridays – The Flash #327 November 1983

Flash Fridays – The Flash #327 November 1983

With this issue, Cary Bates, the writer of The Flash, also takes on the editorial duties for the book. This could be taken as a sign that the powers that be at DC Comics thought that the current story arc was simply amazing work that was energizing the book, hauling...
Flash Fridays – the Flash #326 October 1983

Flash Fridays – the Flash #326 October 1983

This cover jumped off the stands back n 1983. Artist Carmine Infantino took the shot of the Flash in handcuffs from the last panel of the previous issue and zoomed in on the cuffs alone to create one of the more memorable covers of the entire Flash run. As I mentioned...
Flash Fridays – The Flash #325 September 1983

Flash Fridays – The Flash #325 September 1983

Cary Bates continues with one of his best story arcs on The Flash so far as he picks up on the previous issue’s shock ending, where the Flash had accidentally killed his arch rival the Reverse Flash at Barry and Fiona’s wedding, and begins to deal with the aftermath....