Iron Man is a fictional character, a superhero that appears in comic books published by Marvel Comics. The character was created by writer-editor Stan Lee, developed by scripter Larry Lieber, and designed by artists Don Heck and Jack Kirby. He made his first appearance in Tales of Suspense #39 (March 1963). Publication history Premiere Iron Man's Marvel Comics premiere in Tales of Suspense #39 was a collaboration among editor and story-plotter Stan Lee, scripter Larry Lieber, story-artist Don Heck, and cover-artist and character-designer Jack Kirby. In 1963, Lee had been toying with the idea of a businessman superhero. He wanted to create the "quintessential capitalist", a character that would go against the spirit of the times and Marvel's readership. Lee said, I think I gave myself a dare. In his premiere, Iron Man was an anti-communist hero, defeating various Vietnamese agents. Themes First series Later volumes
Dark Legacy Comics(When you are out of the country and have no Wacom Pad or Photoshop) 1. Obtain a cutout of your favorite character. (Clearly Keydar) 2. Obtain a nice background. 3. 4. 5. And now you have... Fin.Dark Legacy ComicsBest Online Comic Book StoreIntro to Graphic NovelsSo you think you’ve got the next WATCHMEN percolating in your brain? Itching to bring your very own X-MEN to life? Or maybe there’s simply a RICHIE RICH story burning a hole in your skull. Well then, it’s GRAPHIC NOVEL TIME! Writing graphic novel scripts is very similar to writing TV and Feature scripts, and in many ways, is a fun mash-up of the two styles. By following these simple rules, you’ll be well on your way to working for Stan Lee, true believers! Here are the basics to get you started: A “Splash Page” is a 1-panel page in a graphic novel (also referred to as a comic book), meaning the art inside the panel takes up the entire page. Now that you have the basics laid out, time to prep for the writing of your script! First and foremost, you will never have "read enough" to prepare for your graphic novel writing career. Also, study how many panels there are per page. So you think you’ve got the next IRON MAN ready to roll off your fingertips and onto the keyboard—great!
ReTales: Dave Pifer, Owner of Secret HeadquartersWednesday, July 23, 2008, by Keri Pina Secret Headquarters owner Dave Pifer <div class="gallery-container"><div class="gallery"><a href=" src=" width="528" height="396" border="0" /></a><br /><a href=" Wood floors and leather arm chairs make Secret Headquarters feel more like a gentleman’s study than a comic book store. Why this store, now, in Silver Lake? What’s been flying off the shelves? What are you most excited about in-store right now that's maybe not flying off the shelves? You have $100 to shop in LA—where do you go? Make that $1,000. Can you explain DC’s Infinite Crisis in once sentence?
HijiNKS ENSUE – A Geek Webcomic - Behind Enemy LinesFighting Time Lords hoodies are at Sharksplode right now! Wibbly Wobbly Hoodie Warmy! I was a guest on Earwolf’s The Wolf Den Podcast. Me, Randy Milholland, David Willis, Danielle Corsetto, Jeph Jaques, Rob Denbleyker and MORE will be at the Dragon’s Lair Webcomic Rampage panel/signing event on December 10th and 11th. The discovery of strontium in Peru’s water supply is only the most recent evidence of how the gays are trying to gay us all gay. COMMENTERS: How are the gays gaying you gay?Girls With Slingshots27 Amazing Graphic Novels For Readers New To The GenreSo, you want to try comics, but are turned off by the history? You don’t want to memorize 60 years of X-Men characters, or why there have been four different versions of the Legion of Super-Heroes? Luckily, there are a ton of absolutely amazing graphic novels out there, that require no outside knowledge, just an open mind. Akiko Akiko is a scifi twist on the classic “Little Nemo” story, and is about the titular girl who gets whisked away to another planet to help its prince. Promethea Lets just get this out of the way. Whiteout A great comic ruined by a shitty adaptation. 100% by Paul Pope Paul Pope is both author and artist in almost everything he’s involved with, and takes his sweet, sweet time doing it. Bone Bone starts with what should be a cutesy kid’s story, about three funny looking cousins who find themselves in a farming village, and quickly morphs into a fantasy epic. Blankets Blankets…Blankets is something special. 30 Days of Night Hellboy Sandman Transmetropolitan Fables Scott Pilgrim
6 Must Read Websites To Go To If You Are A Childhood Fan Of Tintin Comic BooksMany in the United States would do a double take. The adventures of Tintin aren’t really popular over there as it is in the rest of the world. Tintin, the boy reporter is an identifiably European hero. Tintin doesn’t need publicizing because he is right up there in comic book folklore. This blog post takes a look at six of the best Tintin related websites and is also a tribute to the wondrous world of Herge and his Tintin. Tintin.com This is the official site leading up to the release of the movie and the one where you can read up on Tintin and his adventures. Tintinologist This is probably the most exhaustive English language resource on Tintin. If you are a Tintin buff and a traveler, the Tintin Gallery could give you a few spots to check out like shops and Tintin themed sites. Tintin Movie News This is where I found the link that took me to the online Tintin Movie Game (screenshot above). This small blog has an interesting collection of Tintin related articles. Tintinblog Tintinology
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