Ruby-Spears and Sid and Marty Krofft are forming a partnership to develop various vintage properties originated by Jack Kirby during the period he spent working in animation. Jack Kirby of Marvel Comics Left Some Ideas Behind - NYTimes.com For anyone who grew up with eighties animation, the slideshow is pretty funny to look through. Everything seems so weirdly familiar. Jack Kirby’s Characters - The New York Times > Arts > Slide Show > Slide 1 of 11 I think most of them are kinda shlocky, but worse things certainly got made during that period. Some of them are hilarious.