It’s time for an iFlashback! A weekly feature in which we take a look at some comics that were on sale nine years ago. Why nine years and not ten? Well because our Mondays in 2012 sync up with the Wednesdays of 2003. and not ten? Well because our Mondays in 2012 sync up with the Wednesdays of 2003.
So jog down memory lane with me. The date is June 4th, 2003. The number one film in the box office is Finding Nemo and these are some of the comics at your local comic book shop.
Detective Comics #783
By Greg Rucka, Klaus Janson, Tim Sale
By Evan Dorkin, Dean Haspiel
Action Comics #804
By Joe Kelly, Pasqual Ferry, Cam Smith
Lobo: Unbound #1
By Keith Giffen, Alex Horley
By Geoff Johns, Rags Morales, Michael Bair
The Call #3
By Chuck Austen, Patrick Oliffe, John Livesay
By Chuck Austen, Clayton Henry, Mark Morales
The Eternal #1
By Chuck Austen, Kev Walker, Simon Coleby
Uncanny X-Men #425
By Chuck Austen, Phillip Tan, Avalon Studios
That was the week that was in comics on June 4th 2003. Chuck Austen had four comics come out that week! FOUR! That dude was like one of the architects that year! Also, great appearances from Evan Dorkin, Dean Haspiel, Pasqual Ferry, and Kev Walker! Did you guys read any of these books and if so what did you think of them?