Amazing Heroes 138 (1988)
The second annual, 1988 swimsuit issue is on hand and I’m excited to share a number of illustrations. In spite of the cover, I think you’ll be pleased with some of the great work.
Speaking of the cover, did the young woman, down front, fall on a newspaper?
The Amazing Readers section of the book features a great Swamp Thing illustration.
It looks like some sort of bio-mechanical eyeball is scoping him out.
Unfortunately Swamp Thing isn’t mentioned by any of the writers but an image is good enough for me.
Some of the summaries are quite entertaining.
Swamp Thing and a soap opera reference…
Below are some of my favorite illustrations from the book.
Trina Robbins’ The California Girls Take the Neighborhood Kids to the Beach… features some fun characters!
Lela Dowling’s Weasel Patrol
this reminds me of the scene in Caddyshack, when the caddy’s storm the pool.
Paul Chadwick’s Concrete… at the beach.
Ted McKeever’s Eddy Current
Ark Magazine #30, contains a feature article on McKeever.
Ty Templeton can draw one hell of a…
This really cracked me up…
Neil the horse!
and a scared little clam