On Monday November 12 we all received sad news, we had lost a comic book titan, Stan Lee, one of the founding lights of Marvel comics died aged 95*. His work revolutionized the comic book turning them from tales of fancy, to stories with true narrative and consequence. Superheros with real world problems, issues and flaws, sounds simple, right? But it changed the landscape and helped build Marvel in to the powerhouse it is today. Now, a lot of creatives know Stan Lee a lot better than me, but I do have my very own special story involving ‘The Man’. Read all about it after the jump.
Retro-Future Cuddly Defenders Concept by Nick Davis
I’ve had this image in my mind for sometime, I wanted to give the Cuddly Defenders a kind of Buck Rodgers Retro make over and here it is. From left to right, Archer, Tristan and Wilma completed with fun Retro-future/Diesel-punk make-over ready to take on the Bogeyman and the Monsters under the Bed. Continue reading →
Throughout our lives we do incredibly dumb things and here is one of my most dumbest, read on and enjoy. In this little story I almost touched a comic book legend. Let me take you all back to Baltimore Comic Con 2012 I was in the artist alley up near the regular comic book artists and busy pitching my books. It was a great convention and as always is the case with BCC a good vibe of a show. It was during one of my very quick breaks from my table on a Sunday that the ‘incident’ happened. Continue reading →
Here we are sitting on the cusp of a new year, by the time this blog posts it will be about twelve hours before we hit 2012 and I thought this would be a good time to look back at what has been a roller coaster year for me and my family. If you are interested in reading more I will see you after the jump. Continue reading →