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Gerry Conway On His Cancer, Induced Coma And Surgery
Gerry Conway, is a comic book writer and editor, TV writer and producer, and co-creator of The Punisher, Ben Reilly, Carol Danvers, Firestorm, Power Girl, Jason Todd, Killer Croc and more And now Gerry Conway has been bringing the internet up to date on his current health issues, posting on X/Twitter/whatever-it's-called-now, posting his latest. "By the[...]
Marvel Comics July 2023 Solicits
A new What If season may be coming to Disney+… and could it be a little darker? A little more grim'n'gritty? Because Marvel is launching What If…? Dark one-shots for Spider-Gwen and Loki in July, and Venom in August. First revisiting the death of Gwen Stacy with the original Death of Gwen Stacy writer Gerry Conway[...]
Frank Frazetta Had No Input On Fire And Ice, Says Gerry Conway
Directed by Ralph Bakshi it is billed as a collaboration between Bakshi and Frank Frazetta, based on characters co-created by the pair, from a screenplay written by Conan comics writers Gerry Conway and Roy Thomas. The press release stated of Baksi and Frazetta, "he two developed the concept together and the film's art style was based on Frazetta's work,[...]
Amazing Spider-Man #149, Marvel, 1975.
Amazing Spider-Man #149 was one of the first Marvel comic books that I picked up off of the newsstand.  At that young age, I preferred solo character comics like Amazing Spider-Man, Incredible Hulk, and Magnus, Robot Fighter over team books (Fantastic Four and Justice League of America were popular among some of my friends) because[...]
The 47 Comics Creators Thanked In The Suicide Squad - And Those Not
But there are also a few notable names missing… Suicide Squad screencap John Ostrander (above) – creator of the modern-day Suicide Squad, co-creator of Amanda Waller, John Economos, Flo Crawley, and Briscoe. Luke McDonnell – artist on the original Suicide Squad series, co-creator of John Economos, Flo Crawley, and Briscoe. Ross Andru – co-creator of Rick Flag, co-creator of original[...]
WandaVision Credits Remove Jim Shooter, Add Gerry Conway & Mike Ploog
And we have the addition of Gerry Conway and Mike Ploog The creators of The Darkhold grimoire seen earlier in WandaVision under the control of Agnes, as well as in episodes of Marvel's Agents Of SHIELD and Runaways But Allan Heinberg's name is still spelled incorrectly And nothing for James Robinson who introduced the idea[...]
First Punisher Original Artwork Goes to Auction, Estimated $2 Million
The comic book, by Gerry Conway and Ross Andru published in 1974 is a collector's item in its own right, but the cover artwork by Gil Kane and John Romita Sr has never been made available for public sale. First Punisher Original Artwork Goes to Auction, Estimated $2 Million   TMZ states that Gil Kane sold the piece to[...]
Gerry Conway and Pokémon GO Still Top The Daily LITG 26th September 2020
Whether that's Gerry Conway remaking the comics industry or running around chasing Pokémon Go The Daily Lying In The Gutters remains a long-running run around the day before and the day ahead You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here. LITG: Gerry Conway and Pokémon GO – the ten most-read stories yesterday… LITG Image[...]
Gerry Conway Beats Pokémon GO in The Daily LITG 25th September 2020
Whether that's Gerry Conway remaking the comics industry or running around chasing Pokémon Go The Daily Lying In The Gutters remains a long-running run around the day before and the day ahead You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here. LITG: Gerry Conway, Pokémon GO or John Byrne – the ten most-read stories[...]
Punisher Creator Gerry Conway "Cancel Every Existing Superhero Comic"
Gerry Conway, co-creator of The Punisher, Firestorm, Power Girl, Vixen, and Carol Danvers – Captain Marvel, has something to tell us all after a rather entertaining Word Balloon podcast, taking, to Twitter, about what he would do if he were in charge of the comic book industry But first, a little history… Gerry Conway Twitter PR[...]
The Punisher Has Words For The Police Who Use His Skull Logo
The Punisher wasn't having any of it. Now with the Punisher skull has re-emerged with pictures of two Detroit PD officers wearing special operations badges emblazoned with the skull, in the light of anti-racism and police brutality protests, as well as on the lapel of Fox News' Sean Hannity, the character's original creator has a plan[...]
dc titans trailer
Legendary comic book writer Gerry Conway took to Twitter on Saturday to call out DC Entertainment for the failure to credit creators including Marv Wolfman, George Perez, Bill Finger, Jerry Robinson, Arnold Drake, and Bob Brown in the credits of the new show Titans, which streams exclusively on the new DC Universe streaming app. Here's what[...]
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Cheers, g — Gerry Duggan (@GerryDuggan) October 7, 2017 While Hannah Blumenreich, whose fantastic work on the fan webcomic Spidey Zine led to work on Amazing Spider-Man and Squirrel Girl, said it's only fan comics for her from here on out: Blumenreich hasn't updated her stance since the partnership was canceled. And then there's Eric Palicki, handsome indie comics star[...]
Punisher Creator Gerry Conway Responds To Police Decal Controversy
Now, the co-creator of The Punisher, Gerry Conway (he created the character with John Romita Sr in the pages of Spider-Man #129), has responded to the controversy and the use of the logo. First he addressed whether or not Frank Castle is a villain. He's a complex morally compromised anti-hero, not to be emulated by cops —[...]
The Comic Book History Of Gypsy (Updated)
She is well-trained in hand-to-hand combat, acrobatics and firearms though she carries none on her. She was created by Gerry Conway and Chuck Patton in Justice League of America Annual #2 This was also the first appearance of Vibe. In the television series, Gypsy is supposed to come in and help Vibe with his powers. Update – It[...]
Gerry Conway Addresses Zack Snyder Rather Directly…
Even though no one got raped in BVS/ Apart from, you know, the childhood of certain fans who post on-line. Indeed Gerry Conway, writer of the death of Gwen Stacy and co-creator of The Punisher, Firestorm, Steel, Vixen, Jason Todd and Captain Carrot decided to be as direct as possible. Fuck you, Zack Snyder[...]
Gerry Conway Returns To Firestorm #DCJanuary (UPDATE Gerry Smiles)
not what we we previously referred to as "Big October." Which will include a new Firestorm mini-series by his co-creator Gerry Conway, who has been getting a little bit of a revival of interest recently, not least courtesy of a critique of DC Comics' royalty payment structures. He later made an apology, and it looks like everything has been nicely[...]
A New Carnage Series From Gerry Conway And Mike Perkins #MarvelOctober (UPDATE)
A new Carnage series by veteran creator Gerry Conway and Mike Perkins. featuring the serial killer-turned supervillain Conway has already given us The Punisher, his journeys with a immoral character as protagonist is a strong one. The tagline? "Descent into madness." Read the rest of our coverage with the #MarvelOctober tag on Bleeding Cool…. UPDATE with visual:     [...]
Gerry Conway Publicly Apologises To DC Comics
Recently, veteran comic book creator Gerry Conway made some comments regarding DC's policies over remuneration based on comic book characters being adopted by other media They went far and wide. But now Conway has issued what he calls "A public apology to Geoff Johns, Dan DiDio, Jim Lee, and Larry Ganem." Ganem, while he may not be[...]
DC Comics Talking To Gerry Conway About Rebooting Firestorm
Gerry Conway co-created Firestorm for DC Comics. Firestorm hasn't exactly found his milieu in the DC Comics universe of late, both pre and post New 52 relaunch. So it looks as if the company may be considering going back to the original well. After talking about the issues regarding the ex gracia payments to creators for using comic characters[...]
Gerry Conway Responds To Dan DiDio And Jim Lee Over Creator Payments
Bleeding Cool remains the only site to publish DC's response to comic creators over veteran comic creator Gerry Conway's concerns and allegations over ex gracia payments made to comic creators for use of their character in toys, games, films and TV shows. Conway has now posted on Tumblr, First, I want to thank Dan DiDio and Geoff Johns[...]
Dan DiDio And Jim Lee Address Gerry Conway's Concerns, In Letter To Creators
Last week, Bleeding Cool highlighted veteran comic creator Gerry Conway's concerns about how DC Comics was treating their "creator equity participation" policy that rewards creators for comic book characters that were created for comics, being used in other media, such as toys, games, TV shows or movies And how he has been told that his co-creation[...]
The DC Comics Letter That Lays Out Gerry Conway's Issue So Succinctly
Gerry Conway and Al Milgrom created Crystal Frost, a character who became the Firestorm villain Killer Frost, back in 1978 But when Killer Frost was recreated in the New 52m it was as Caitlin Snow by Sterling Gates and Derlis Santacruz. This is the response that Gerry Conway received from DC Entertainment, regarding his equity request for[...]
Neal Adams Talks Gerry Conway, DC Comics And Who Owns What
Neal Adams got in touch with Bleeding Cool to talk about Gerry Conway's recent allegations concerning DC Comics' changes to their "creator equity participation" program. He writes, I have seen the Gerry Conway notes, and of course Gerry is completely correct. The trouble is this,..D.C and Marvel, the companies, have NEVER created anything!  Like publishers of "real" books,…novels, they[...]
DC Comics In Ructions Over Gerry Conway's Allegations
Yesterday veteran comic book writer Gerry Conway posted on Tumblr.  Who created Caitlin Snow, the alter ego of Firestorm super-villain Killer Frost, who appears regularly on The Flash? According to DC Entertainment, nobody. He was highlighting a rather distressing loophole at DC over paying comic book creators whose creations get picked for toys, TV shows or movies, known as[...]