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Rob Liefeld Vs. Charles Lippincott Over Star Wars And Stan Lee

Rob Liefeld Vs. Charles Lippincott Over Star Wars And Stan Lee

These days we'd call it a trade paperback.He scanned and posted from the forward by Stan Lee on Facebook.I love comics history! It is well documented that Stan Lee turned down Star Wars as a comic several times until one last press by Roy Thomas to make it happen and save the day[...]

Roy Thomas Tells The War Years Of Batman Superman And Wonder Woman

Roy Thomas Tells The War Years Of Batman, Superman And Wonder Woman

Ex-Marvel EIC and veteran comics writer for Marvel and DC, Roy Thomas, has written three new volumes for Chartwell Books Each details one of the DC Trinity of Batman, Superman and Wonder Woman and their contemporary stories relating to World War II, compiling select stories with commentary and analysis Go take a look.Golden Age reprints of DC[...]

Now Its Time For DC Comics To Pay Scott Shaw For Captain Carrot&#8230

Now It's Time For DC Comics To Pay Scott Shaw For Captain Carrot…

Is there anything the masses can do that hasn't been tried yet?Scott Shaw: According to the contract that Roy Thomas and I signed back in the 1980s, we should only get paid a royalty for NON-COMICS usage of the Zoo Crew -- books, TV animation, movies, etc. The Zoo Crew HAS appeared on TV (the[...]

Exclusive Look Inside Frank Thornes Red Sonja Artist Edition Vol 2

Exclusive Look Inside Frank Thorne's Red Sonja Artist Edition Vol 2

Dynamite has sent over a few exclusive pages from their Frank Thorne's Red Sonja Artist Edition Vol 2 which comes out this week. The book collects the first six issues of the 1977 Red Sonja comic book series written by Roy Thomas, Clara Noto and Wendy Pini.For more information on Frank Thorne's Red Sonja Artist Edition[...]

Kevin Smith Interviews Stan Lee And Roy Thomas About 75 Years Of Marvel Comics

Kevin Smith Interviews Stan Lee And Roy Thomas About 75 Years Of Marvel Comics

The Hammer Museum hosted an event on December 6th where comic legends Stan Lee and Roy Thomas spoke with filmmaker Kevin Smith about the history of Marvel Comics in honor of the new Taschen book 75 Years of Marvel Below is the video from the livestream interview.[Source: Hammer.UCLA.Edu]The Hammer Museum hosted an event[...]

Frank Thornes Red Sonja Art Edition Review And Volume 2

Frank Thorne's Red Sonja Art Edition Review And Volume 2

Now the writer in me wants everyone to know that Bruce Jones and Roy Thomas wrote the stories we see here Six full issues from Marvel Feature #2 through #7 that were published around 1975  I find it a bit amazing that they were able to recover all of these pages to tell a complete[...]

Doctor Stranges Movie Origin &#8211 Tuesday Trending Topics

Doctor Strange's Movie Origin – Tuesday Trending Topics

From the sounds of it, and presuming this is mostly true, many of the elements of Doc's origin that they're using for the film are from Doctor Strange: Sorcerer Supreme #45 (1992) by Roy Thomas and Geof Isherwood Of course, the core origin is in Strange Tales #115 (1963) by Steve Ditko and Stan Lee,[...]

BC Mag #3: The Star Wars Comic Books

BC Mag #3: The Star Wars Comic Books

Bleeding Cool Magazine article by Rich Handley A long time ago, in movie theaters far across the globe, cinemagoers waited to view the latest work by filmmaker George Lucas, the writer and director of THX-1138 and American Graffiti. The new film, Star Wars, was deemed a risky venture—a "space fantasy" movie at a time when […]

The Roy Thomas Deposition For The Kirby Family Vs Marvel Lawsuit

The Roy Thomas 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. Roy Thomas is a comic book writer, editor, and historian who first began writing for Marvel in 1965, later became a Marvel editor as well, and ultimately served as Stan Lee's[...]

HeroesCon &#8211 The Bits Most People Missed

HeroesCon – The Bits Most People Missed

He's also working on Nova covers and an X-Force one shot in the near-future.Roy Thomas - he's looking to write a non-Conan Robert E Howard adaptation for Dark Horse, although there aren't many left that haven't been published - and he's adapted most of them!So.. any stories from WizardWorld? There's been lots of coverage about[...]