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Wondercon 2011: Archaia Comics presents 2011 and beyond

At Wondercon Archaia Comics sat down with fans to discuss the “Immortals” anthology, “The Dark Crystal,” Jim Henson’s “A Tale of Sand,” “Mr. Murder is Dead,” and more. Click here to read the article. Click here to read my other comics-related articles.

Antony Johnston’s From Comics to Consoles

Photo by Charlie Chu Deadspace writer Antony Johnston gave a talk at GDC last month on the similarities (and differences) between writing for games and comics. Anyone who wants to write for games should give it a listen. Click here to go to the video.

Grant Morrison: Talking With Gods at Meltdown Comics

About seven years ago I was making ends meet as an assistant in the Videogame division at Twentieth Century Fox. I can’t say the position was a nonstop cavalcade of fun, but it did have its moments, especially when it occasionally involved one of my favorite pursuits: Comics. My good friend David Stalker was looking […]

The Science of Iron Man at CalTech

Scientists and Hollywood Special Effects experts gathered at Caltech to discuss the real world science and technical wizardry behind “Iron Man 2” and present extended scenes from the “Iron Man 2” home video release. Click here to read the article. Click here to read my other Comics-related articles.

Meltdown University: Final Project

Here’s the inked pages for the basic drawing class final at Meltdown University taught by Jim Higgins. I think these came out okay for a first attempt, but I still prefer the pencils to the inks. I was going to re-letter the pages and touch up the inks before posting these, but I think it […]

Paul Pope’s Inking Demo at Comic-Con

One of the highlights at SDCC for me was the inking demo that Paul Pope gave for the CBLDF. Pope inked the skull of Yorick from Hamlet for the demo. The process really came together for me when Pope added the shadow of the skull on the fingers of the hand holding it, establishing the […]

San Diego Comic-Con 2010: Avengers Animated

Comic-Con International hosted the world premiere of Marvel Studios’ animated series “The Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes” in a panel which also announced an upcoming “Ultimate Spider-Man” cartoon. Read the Article here. Read my other CBR articles here.

San Diego Comic-Con 2010: Jerry Robinson

Comics legend Jerry Robinson sat down with fans at Comic-Con International to discuss his tenure on Batman and discuss “Jerry Robinson: Ambassador Of Comics,” the new book on his contribution to comics. Read the Article here. Read my other CBR articles here. [ad#Google Adsense]

San Diego Comic-Con 2010: IDW & Hasbro

Creators sat down with fans during the publisher’s Hasbro-themed panel at Comic-Con International to discuss what’s coming up next in the worlds of Transformers, G.I.Joe and Dungeons & Dragons comic series. Read the Article here. Read my other CBR articles here. [ad#Google Adsense]

Build Your Comic Art Portfolio

A portfolio is the key to acquiring work as an artist in the comic book industry. Here’s how you go about building yours.