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Five For Friday #89—Vacation
posted August 18, 2006
Five For Friday #89 -- Name Five Places That Appear in Comics You'd Like to Visit
1. Dick Sprang's Gotham City
3. Peter Bagge's Seattle
4. One of those parks that always seems to show up in a Mr. Natural story.
5. The Danger Room -- set on "super-wuss"
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1. Englehart, Rogers, and Austin's Gotham City.
2. The old Justice League satellite.
3. Richie Rich's mansion.
4. League of Extraordinary Gentlemen's HQ.
5. The Batcave (the 1970s one underneath the Wayne Foundation building).
1. Hicksville, NZ (Hicksville)
2. Castle Waiting (Castle Waiting)
3. Steven Griffin's Honolulu (Hawaiian Dick)
4. Ed McGuinness' Metropolis
5. Ann-Louise's house (Sock Monkey)
1. Baxter Building
2. Scrooge McDuckâ€™s Money Bin
3. Barrio Huerta
4. Marlinspike Hall
5. The Blue Area of the Moon
2. Asterix's village
4. The Baxter Building
1. The rocket-shaped Legion of Super-Heroes clubhouse (via the 30th century/1960s).
2. James Robinson & Tony Harris's Opal City (Starman)
3. The Bottle City of Kandor
4. Astro City
5. Marvel's New York City
1. Dylan Horrocks' Hicksville
2. Bob Fingerman's Manhattan
3. Alan Moore's Neopolis
4. Dan Clowes' Ice Haven
5. Gilbert Hernandez' Palomar
The Barrel Haven Tavern, L. Down, prop.
Charlier and Giraud's American West
Wally Wood's "My World"
1. The Blue Area of the Moon (Pre & Post Inhumans)
2. Sweetwater/Sweethaven (Home of Popeye, Olive, etc.)
3. Charlie Brown's hometown
4. The London of John Constatine. (I'll be visiting the real city in the fall)
5. Danny the Street/Danny the World (Grant Morrison's Doom Patrol)
2. Carmine Infantino's Central City
3. Metropolis in the 30th Century (especially during Klordny)
5. Whatever city those old Golden Age, Howard Sherman Dr. Fate stories are set. (I imagine there are theremins playing constantly)
Andrew J. Mansell
1. Ylum (Nexus)
2. Smokey Stover's Fire House (How fun would that be!)
3. Not Dogpatch, but any major city in Al Capp's universe
4. Kirby's Asgard
5. Caniff's Pre-Invasion China