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Awesome Usagi Yojimbo Stan Sakai Art On Auction At Heritage

Awesome Usagi Yojimbo Stan Sakai Art On Auction At Heritage

The same goes for artist Stan Sakai, who deserves to be mentioned in the same breath as Jack Kirby, John Romita, and others as one of the giants of the industry Any chance you can get to meet the man, take it—one of the nicest in this crazy industry Up for auction right now is[...]

Might This Tip Superman Towards The Authority Action Comics Spoilers

Might This Tip Superman Towards The Authority? Action Comics Spoilers

But, as she said, 'no more mistakes' from Superman or anyone close to him.[caption id="attachment_1222330" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Superman Gets A Promotion in Superman #22 (Spoilers).[/caption]In today's Action Comics #1024, Lois Lane is reminded of this.But where is this going now? In Action Comics #1024 by Brian Michael Bendis and John Romita Jr, one of Superman's[...]

You Can Own Unused Amazing Spider-Man John Romita Artwork

You Can Own Unused Amazing Spider-Man John Romita Artwork

Up for auction on ComicConnect right now is an unused page of original artwork by legendary artist John Romita from Amazing Spider-Man #40 That's right, unused As in it has not appeared anywhere in print before With a little over one day to go, the page has reached only $1,150 in bids It's currently set[...]

The Jim Shooter Files &#8211 When Stan Lee Chose John Romita Over Kyle Baker

The Jim Shooter Files – When Stan Lee Chose John Romita Over Kyle Baker

The animals he draws are reminiscent of Walt Kelly, and his humans seem to encompass a number of different styles, all of them appealing.As you noticed, when I was in the office I was talking to John Romita doing the proposed panel, before you mentioned Kyle Baker I think I owe it to Romita to[...]


A Fist-Fight Between Plato and Aristotle in Batman #80 (Spoilers)

A Fist-Fight Between Plato and Aristotle in Batman #80 (Spoilers)

Hush - and Bane - are a practical and pragmatic solution to that dream but has lost the reason behind those actions.And, also hitting each other in the face with big POW sound effects, and gloriously kinetic noodly detail from John Romita ensuring that everything lands and you can feel the crunch.Tom King's Batman, ladies[...]


Amazing Fantasy #15 Equals Big Money At Recent ComicConnect Auction

Amazing Fantasy #15 Equals Big Money At Recent ComicConnect Auction

Prices were very strong for all of the books:1.5; $7,699.00 ow/white pages 2.5; $16,000 crm/ow pages 4.0; $27,000 crm/ow pages, small amount of dried glue on cover 5.5; $36,509.00  crm/ow pages 5.5; $17,422.00 crm/ow pages, small color touch on coverAmazing Spider-Man #31 9.6 $8,200 white pagesAvengers 1 7.5; $8,200; ow/w pages Avengers 4 9.2; $7,216; ow/w pagesFantastic Four... #1 7.0 $25,055[...]

The Dark Nights: Metal #2 Covers That Werent Stolen&#8230

The Dark Nights: Metal #2 Covers That Weren't Stolen…

Bleeding Cool told you about the missing John Romita Jr pencils to a cover to Dark Nights: Metal #2 that FedEx claim to have delivered to Richard Friend to be inked, but seems not to have been received.But as he said, he was able to work from a previous low res scan and rebuild a[...]

Video: Jim Lee Amanda Conner Greg Capullo And More Talk Breaking Into Comics

Video: Jim Lee, Amanda Conner, Greg Capullo, And More Talk Breaking Into Comics

This DC Artist Masterclass video was filmed during San Diego Comic-Con and features some of DC's top artists: Amanda Conner, Tony Daniel, Jim Lee, John Romita Jr., Greg Capullo and Andy Kubert The group talks about breaking into comics while four of them draw.The really interesting thing is that they filmed this in 360 degrees,[...]

Swipe File: Adam Hughes And David Marquez On John Romitas Mary Jane

Swipe File: Adam Hughes And David Marquez On John Romita's Mary Jane

From John Romita in Amazing Spider-Man.Recreated by David Marquez for the All-New All-Different Marvel title Invincible Iron Man.With a little "after Romita" tag there Nice.Except it was previously reinterpreted by Adam Hughes...Time to.. animate!In Swipe File we present two or more images that resemble each other to some degree They may be homages, parodies, ironic appropriations,[...]

Dynamic Forces Take A Second Swing At The TV Pitch With Evine Live

Dynamic Forces Take A Second Swing At The TV Pitch With Evine Live

The two-hour event will take place on Thursday, May 7th beginning at 3:00am EST (12:00am PST).Signatures available will include Stan Lee, John Romita, Loren Bouchard, Peter Tomasi, Matt Fraction, Jonathan Hickman, Jeff Parker, Skottie Young, and more.For Avengers fans their is Avengers Assemble #1 comic book autographed by Avengers co-creator Stan Lee, the Marvel Super Hero Secret Wars[...]


IDW Announces New Artist Editions Of The Maxx Hellboy Star Slammers Romita Spider-Man Marvel Covers And Basil Wolvertons Horizontal Weird Worlds UPDATE

IDW Announces New Artist Editions Of The Maxx, Hellboy, Star Slammers, Romita Spider-Man, Marvel Covers And Basil Wolverton's Horizontal Weird Worlds UPDATE

(and see the end for an updated write-up of the panel).Recreations of the original art for Sam Kieth's Maxx...Mike Mignola's Hellboy...Walt Simonson's Star Slammers...Classic Marvel Covers, a very thick volume recreating the original cover art for Marvel in the sixties and seventies.More John Romita Spider-Man Artist Editions...Not only the Basil Wolverton Weird Worlds Artist Edition[...]

Even More From The Roy Lichtenstein Reappropriators

Even More From The Roy Lichtenstein Reappropriators

Tomorrow, Orbital Comics in London premiere the Image Duplicator exhibition in which a number of artists reappropriate the works that Roy Lichtenstein reappropriated in his own work, currently on exhibition at the Tate Modern over the river.The launch party is tomorrow evening, I hope to see you there.You can check out two previous lots here[...]


Steve Cook Recreates The Black Widow

Steve Cook Recreates The Black Widow

Steve Cook, designer of a number of logos seen at the top of your favourite comics, is also a photographer and photo manipulator. He gave us a wonderful take on the classic Romita Mary Jane Watson pose, now he goes for a Romita Black Widow. It stars the Suicide Girl known as Manko in the […]


IDW To Publish John Romita Spider-Man Artists Edition

IDW To Publish John Romita Spider-Man Artist's Edition

144 pages of John Romita Amazing Spider-Man art, just like the actual boards... for a hundred bucks Start building bigger shelves.Scot Dunbier's originated format for IDW, the Artist's Edition, reproducing the original artwork for comic books, has taken another victim 144 pages of John Romita Amazing Spider-Man art, just like the actual boards... for[...]

The John Romita Deposition For The Kirby Family Vs Marvel Lawsuit

The John Romita Deposition For The Kirby Family Vs Marvel Lawsuit

UPDATE: The files below are from the submitted documents by Marvel to the judge in the continuing lawsuit, and are intended to reflect Marvel's case. John Romita is a legendary comic book artist who is most closely associated with his work on Spider-Man beginning in 1966, but he has had a wide-ranging career which began in[...]