Artist of the Month: T. Motley

I discovered Tom Motley’s artwork while doing research for an entry into Comic Attack’s Unsung Characters of Comicdom column. I had the first issue of  Tom’s self-published comic, Steel Pulse, but I didn̵...
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Artist of the Month: Denys Cowan

  In 1992, Milestone Comics hit the shelves. It was a blend of characters of unparalleled diversity that had not been achieved before or since by any publisher. Although, in some circles of fandom, these comics were labele...
by Josh
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Unsung Characters of Comicdom: Steel Pulse

Danger, excitement, action, victory, violence, humiliation, and mysterious villains! Do I have your attention yet? Well, all of those words grace the cover of Steel Pulse #1, and when I saw them, they grabbed my attention immed...
by Josh
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Artist of the Month: Sam Kieth Part 2

Welcome back for part two of my interview with Sam Kieth [part 1]. Those who are familiar with Sam’s stories have probably noticed a consistent theme of injured or dead pets/animals within his books. Even those who are so...
by Josh
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Wacky Comic Wednesday: Jell-O Man Part 1, The Origin

There’s always room for Jell-O! It’s as true today as it was when Kraft Food Company adopted the slogan in 1964 to promote a variety of delicious gelatinous desserts. Although millions of people continue to slide l...
by Josh
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Unsung Characters of Comicdom: The Shade

Welcome to another edition of Unsung Characters of Comicdom! This week’s anomalous profile is dedicated to AC Comics’ supramundane sensation known as the The Shade! First Appearance: Americomics #1 (1983) Alias/ Cod...
by Josh
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Artist of the Month: Sam Kieth Part 3

First of all, I want to say thank you to all the Sam-heads out there for the overwhelming positive feedback that I’ve received concerning part one and part two of this installment of Artist of the Month. There will be ...
by Josh
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Sam Kieth: Artist of the Month Part 5 (finale)

Welcome to part five of my colossal interview with Sam Kieth (parts one through four, here). In this final part, we begin with the standard fare of discussing current projects. Then, we delightfully digress into a conversation...
by Josh
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Nostalgia Comic Review: Inhumanoids #3

The Inhumanoids pretty much personified my adolescent lust for toys that my Mom couldn’t afford. These massive hunks of plastic towered above my largest toy at the time, which was the Rancor from Kenner’s Star W...
by Josh
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Unsung Characters of Comicdom: Titan

What do you get when you mix He-Man’s body with Eddie Munster’s hair, slap on a van dyke, and dress him in an American Apparel unisex V-neck? Titan, that’s what! Titan comics were created by John Jordan and published by N...
by Josh
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Artist of the Month: Marc Silvestri

Many comic fans may know Marc Silvestri from his days as one of the seven co-founders of Image Comics or from his current role as CEO of Top Cow Productions, but his professional career in comics has spanned nearly three decade...
by Josh
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Artist of the Month: Evan Dorkin

May’s Artist of the Month is none other than Eisner Award winning artist Evan Dorkin! Throughout his professional career in comics, which spans close to three decades, Evan has often lampooned fandom and pop-culture,...
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