Comic Book Encyclopedia

by alphamonkey on March 16, 2006 · 1 comment

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Dan Markstein’s Toonopedia is an online comic book nerd’s Rosetta Stone. Everybody’s here; from The All-Star Squadron to the Zoo Crew.  Hell, even guys like Black Lightning, Blue Falcon and Dynomutt made the cut! 

Some nice stuff here as each hero/group is given their own page that details their origin, first appearance, legal issues (see Captain Marvel, Marvelman, or hell anything with Marvel in the title), a short look at the career(s), current status and more. 

It’s a Wikipedia just for comic book junkies.  Sure all the big names are here like Batman and Spider-Man, but the cool part about the site is how many of the lower level comic characters are represented here (how many of you out there remember Shang-Chi Master of Kung-Fu, Moon Knight, and the Mighty Mightor?).  And of course with an entry for Underdog, it gets my instant stamp of approval.  Check it out.

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  • Requiem7

    Loved it! Nice resource to have when you want to know the background info on a hero.

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