Muppet Comic Mondays: Star Comics #12 – Muppet Babies

James Gannon – This week, as no Muppet comics graced the shelves, I’m gonna do things a little different. I found an interesting item, Star Comics Magazine #12, at a comic shop and picked it up a week ago. Baby Piggy is on the cover, riding a roller coaster with, ironically enough, Flintstones Kids own…

Muppet Comic Mondays: Muppet Sherlock Holmes #3

Muppet Sherlock Holmes #3 “The Read Headed League” Written by Patrick Storck Illustrated by Amy Mebberson James Gannon – I’m out of clever introductions this week.  On to Muppet Sherlock Holmes 3, The Red Headed League. Jabez Wilson (Pepe the King Prawn) is the manager of an unsuccessful Prawn shop… that’s right… Prawn Shop, and…

Muppet Comic Mondays: Muppet Mash #4

The Muppet Show Comic Book #11 Muppet Mash Part Four: The Curse of Beaker Written and Illustrated by Roger Langridge James Gannon – As the werewolf bays to the blood red full moon, and the vampires get set for Daylight Standard Time (earlier hour for them to skulk around, you know), our “Muppet Mash” journey…

Muppet Comic Mondays: Muppet Sherlock Holmes #2

Muppet Sherlock Holmes #2 “A Scandal in Bohemia” Written by Patrick Storck Illustrated by Amy Mebberson James Gannon – Y’know how I was gonna well verse myself in Sherlock Holmes media by the time the second issue came out?  Uh… I saw the 1959 Peter Cushing “Hound of the Baskervilles” movie. But we’re talking about…

Muppet Comic Mondays: Muppet Mash #3

The Muppet Show Comic Book #10 Muppet Mash Part Three: Monster Munch Written and Illustrated by Roger Langridge James Gannon – Muppet Mash features a perfectly-timed Halloween friendly story arc with the last issue to be released in October. But would you believe that the September issue, Issue #3, is the one that actually takes…

Muppet Comic Mondays: Muppet Sherlock Holmes #1

Muppet Sherlock Holmes #1 Written by Patrick Storck Illustrated by Amy Mebberson James Gannon – Before I start this review, I have to come clean. I have never actually sat down to read ANY of the Sherlock Holmes books, nor the opportunity to see any of the movies, star they Basil Rathbone or Robert Downey…

Muppet Comic Mondays: Muppet Mash #2

Congratulations to James Gannon, one of the best comic book reviewers around and our go-to guy for Muppet Comic Mondays, for being quoted on the back of the Fraggle Rock Comic Book #1 trade paperback collection!! It is a huge honor for The Muppet Mindset as a whole and, I assume, for James as well.…

Muppet Comic Mondays: Muppet Snow White #4

Muppet Snow White #4 Written by Jesse Blaze Snider with Patrick Storck Illustrated by Shelli Paroline James Gannon – When we last left Muppet Snow White, after two failed attempts to become the Fairest in a five-mile-radius, Miss Piggy gladly leaps onto the prospect of the poisoned apple. This gambit backfires, as Spamella purposely tries…

Muppet Comic Mondays: Muppet Snow White #3

Muppet Snow White #3  Comic Book Review James Gannon – After reading Muppt Snow White #3, it has come to my attention that Disney really SHOULD have let writer Jesse Blaze Snider give this series its original title of “Snow White and the Electric Mayhem.” The band’s combined role as the 7 dwarves (or dwarfs,…

Muppet Comic Mondays: The Muppet Show Comic Book #7 – Family Reunion

The Muppet Show Comic Book #7 Family Reunion Written by Roger Langridge Illustrated by Amy Mebberson    James Gannon – Odd timing with this issue. Not even a month after issue #6 and already we get issue #7 of The Muppet Show Comic Book, part four of “Family Reunion.” This being the fourth story arc,…