Classic Comics with Matthew B. Lloyd: The Twelve

Classic Comics Episode 10- “Yesterday’s Men of Tomorrow-Today!” – The Twelve

In 2008 J. Michael Straczynski and Chris Weston trotted out twelve nearly forgotten Timely Comic characters in a 12-issue mini-series. They are forgotten no longer, come learn about The Phantom Reporter, Electro, The Black Widow, The Laughing Mask, The Blue Blade, Dynamic Man, Master Mind Excello, Mister E., The Fiery Mask, The Witness, Rockman and Captain Wonder.

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You can also check out my chapter in “Politics in Gotham: The Batman Universe and Political Thought.”

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J. Michael Straczynski

Chris Weston


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