Product Description: Begin the saga of the Darkhawk! Long before War of Kings, teenager Chris Powell began his journey as a dark force for justice. Thrill to the earliest adventures of one of Marvel's hottest heroes for the '90s as the newborn Darkhawk unravels the mystery of his armored avenging alter ego, while encountering some of the Marvel Universe's finest heroes and villains along the way...read more
Product Description: The saga of one of Marvel's premier cosmic crusaders begins here! Long before joining the ranks of the Annihilators, Quasar participated in many of this world's adventures--both earthbound and beyond. Relive these early star-spangled tales, in cluding Quasar's role during the Acts of Vengeance and his initiation into the Avengers! COLLECTING: QUASAR 1-9; MATERIAL FROM AVENGERS ANNUAL 18, MARVEL COMICS PRESENTS (1988) 2...read more
Product Description: It's 1945 and World War II is almost over - but Hydra founder Baron Wolfgang von Strucker is already planning the next one with insider information from the future! It's up to the Invaders to re-write Strucker's history books and drive down his Dragon of Death! Then, more than ten years later, Doctor Druid forms the Monster Hunters to face another pivotal enemy, one whose schemes date back centuries! Collecting: Marvel Universe #1-7 -- written by Roger Stern and illustrated by Steve Epting, Al Williamson, Mike Manley, Bret Blevins, Jason Armstrong, Carlos Pacheco, John Byrne, Dave Gibbons, Paul Smith, Joe Quesada, Ban Brereton, Duncan Fegredo, Walter Simonson, Scott McDaniel, Bruce Timm, and Michael Golden...read more
9780785145523 | Marvel Enterprises, August 25, 2010, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: It's 1945 and World War II is almost over - but Hydra founder Baron Wolfgang von Strucker is already planning the next one with insider information from the future!
Product Description: The Best of DRAW!, Volume Three (256 pages with color, $29.95) collects more of the best tutorials and interviews from DRAW!, the professional How-To magazine on comics and cartooning! Featured here are the top artists in the comics and animation fields, demonstrating: Penciling by Mike Wieringo! Illustration by Dan Brereton! Design by Paul Rivoche! Drawing Hands, Lighting the Figure, and Sketching by Bret Blevins! Cartooning by Bill Wray! Inking by Mike Manley! Comics & Animation by Stephen DeStefano! Digital Illustration by Celia Calle and Alberto Ruiz! Caricature by Zach Trenholm, and much more! Watch as the pros present their work step-by-step, offering valuable tricks and tips for both beginning and experienced artists...read more
Product Description: The Best of Draw!, Volume Two compiles material from the sold-out issues #3 and #4 of Draw!, the professional “How-To” magazine on comics and cartooning! Featured here are tutorials by, and interviews with, the top artists in the comics industry: Erik Larsen (savage penciling), Dick Giordano (inking techniques), Bret Blevins (drawing the figure in action, and figure composition), Kevin Nowlan (penciling and inking), Mike Manley (how-to demo on Web Comics), Dave Cooper (digital coloring tutorial), and more! Learn from the pros as each artist presents their work step-by-step, conveying valuable tricks and tips along the way as it evolves to finished form...read more
Product Description: Learn from the pros, as Write Now! Magazine editor (and Spider-Man scripter) Danny Fingeroth and Draw! Magazine editor (and Batman artist) Mike Manley join forces for the ultimate “How-to” book on creating comics! Begun as the groundbreaking Write Now #8/Draw! #9 crossover, Danny and Mike show step-by-step how to create a new comic from scratch; developing a new character, then going from script and roughs to pencils, inks, and colors—even lettering! There’s also a section that guides you through the process of getting your comic printed and distributed, and the finished 8-page full-color comic is included, so you can see the final product! This redesigned and expanded version also features over 30 new pages of all-new material, including: The script written in the two most popular formats (“Full-script”, in which art and script is described for each panel, and “Marvel style,” where the artist works form a plot outline and the text is added later)! A critique of! the character and comic from an editor’s point of view! New tips on coloring! New and expanded writing lessons! Plus listings of important resources, insights into the world of webcomics, and more...read more
Product Description: The Best of Draw! Volume One complies material from the first two sold-out issues of Draw!, the "How-To" magazine on comics and cartooning! Presented here are a wealth of tutorials by, and interviews with, the top professionals in the industry! Featured are demonstrations by: Dave Gibbons (layout and drawing on the computer), Bret Blevins (drawing lovely women, painting from life, and creating figures that "feel"), Jerry Ordway (detailing his working methods), Klaus Janson and Ricardo Villagran (inking techniques), Genndy Tartakovsky (on animation and Samurai Jack), Steve Conley (creating web comics and cartoons), Phil Hester and Ande Parks (penciling and inking), and more! Each artist presents their work step-by-step, so you can see it progress to finished form, learning valuable tips and tricks along the way...read more
Product Description: Smart, sexy, a master thief and occasional thorn in Batman's side, Selina Kyle, a.k.a. Catwoman, is now protector of Gotham City's downtrodden, down-at-heel and down-on-their-luck, in this ongoing superhero noir series. Having stopped a prostitute-murdering serial killer in Catwoman: The Dark End of the Street, Catwoman is now faced with tackling a group of corrupt cops attempting to turn stolen heroin into uncut diamonds...read more
9781401201722 | Dc Comics, October 1, 2003, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Blossom, Buttercup, and Bubbles--Townsville's greatest heroes known as the Powerpuff girls --take on evil in all sizes and shapes in five comic adventures.