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Barry Windsor-Smith Conan Page Auctioning For $52500 One Day To Go

Barry Windsor-Smith Conan Page, Auctioning For $52,500, One Day To Go

Okay, this is one of those things that looks like it costs a lot of money… and really does. A page of Barry Windsor-Smith original Conan artwork. Heritage Auctions, as part of their Sunday & Monday Comics, Animation, Video Games & Art Weekly Online Auction #122101 are auctioning off the original artwork from back in the […]

Fantagraphics Finally Publishes Barry Windsor-Smiths Monsters OGN

Fantagraphics Finally Publishes Barry Windsor-Smith's Monsters OGN

Once upon a time, in 1984,  it was a planned Hulk story called Thanksgiving by Barry Windsor-Smith, which portrayed the Hulk's existence as a result of abuse Bruce Banner suffered as a child. The idea was then used by Bill Mantlo in the ongoing Hulk comic book revealing the Hulk to be an expression of what […]

Barry Windsor-Smith to Release Monsters Graphic Novel Next Year

Barry Windsor-Smith to Release Monsters Graphic Novel Next Year

Move over, Steve McNiven, you poseur! Barry Windsor-Smith is set to return in 2020 to release his graphic novel, Monsters. Windsor-Smith posted a graphic saying the long-gestating book will be out next year on his Facebook page. Originally conceived as a Hulk story in the 1980s, Monsters has had a long and storied development process […]

Marvels TLDR Takes On The Barry Windsor Smith Classic Weapon X

Marvel's TL;DR Takes On The Barry Windsor Smith Classic, Weapon X

The 3 minute animated video from writer Noah Sterling and Max Dweck with art by Tom Rogers breakdown the original storyline that appeared in Marvel Comics Presents in 1991 starting with issue #72 through #84 written/drawn by Barry Windsor Smith We've seen parts of this play out in the X-Men films and in other comic[...]

A 45-Year Old Barry Windsor Smith Avengers Page Up For Auction

A 45-Year Old Barry Windsor Smith Avengers Page Up For Auction

Page 9 from Avengers #99 drawn by Barry Windsor Smith and inked by Tom Sutton I had forgotten that BWS had worked on the Avengers for three issues (#98-#100) in the middle of the Kree - Skrull War The issue features Goliath attacking a Skrull ship, but running out of his growth tablets and having to[...]

The Future Of Miracleman At Marvel Comics &#8211 From MCM London Comic Con

The Future Of Miracleman At Marvel Comics – From MCM London Comic Con

At the Diamond Retailer Day at MCM London Expo this weekend, Marvel's Senior VP David Gabriel announced that April would see the the first ever printing of the long lost unpublished Neil Gaiman/Mark Buckingham Miracleman #25 comic, twenty years after it was completed.Then, as expected, Gaiman and Buckingham will finish of the Silver Age story with[...]


Conan: Red Nails &#8211 The Great Matte Or Gloss Debate Of 2013

Conan: Red Nails – The Great "Matte Or Gloss" Debate Of 2013

Comic book retailer Tim Finn of Hub Comics, Somerville, MA, wrote to Bleeding Cool, concerning the recent Conan Red Nails volume from Genesis West, reprinting the original Conan art of Barry Windsor Smith He writes; We received Genesis West's CONAN RED NAILS: ORIGINAL ART ARCHIVES HC at my store, Hub Comics, yesterday Big slipcase, nice art,[...]

New Companion Focuses on 70s Influential Comics Series

New Companion Focuses on 70s Influential Comics Series

From 1974 to 1979 Mike Friedrich published Star Reach, a science fiction anthology geared towards adults and meant to bridge the gap between the underground comic culture and the main stream superhero books. It featured art by Howard Chaykin, Walter Simonson, Jim Starlin, Dave Stevens, Barry Windsor-Smith and many others. It also had prose pieces like The […]


When Neal Adams Draws Archer And Armstrong

When Neal Adams Draws Archer And Armstrong

Here's a quick peek at the 1:100 variant cover for Archer & Armstrong by Barry Windsor Smith-contemporary, Neal Adams.It does seem to be kicking off, rather...Here's a quick peek at the 1:100 variant cover for Archer & Armstrong by Barry Windsor Smith-contemporary, Neal Adams.It does seem to be kicking off, rather...Here's a quick[...]