EXCLUSIVE: Valerie D’Orazio Writes Punisher MAX Comic (UPDATED)

valThree years after she hit the comic industry headlines with her essay Goodbye To Comics (and burnt all her remaining bridges at DC Comics instantly) Valerie D’Orazio is writing a Punisher MAX story for Marvel, the adult-audience intended series featuring Marvel’s skull-adorned assassin of criminals. And she’s telling a violent, gory, sinful, sexy and decadent story about the publishing world.

Something she knows quite a lot about. This is quite a turnaround for Valerie, as her first interaction with the comics industry wa,s aged thirteen, sending a Punisher pitch in to Marvel Comics, and was offered an internship at Marvel as a result, though she was too young at the time.

Working in a comic shop, and in editorial roles at Valiant/Acclaim and DC Comics, Valerie has worked on many high profile titles, most prominently Identity Crisis. She has since written verbosely over issues of sexism within the industry, and allegations of sexual harassment and bullying from senior employees within DC Comics.

Punisher may be payback time.

TOLDJA: Valerie confirms the story and adds detail here.

Bill And Ted Go To Arizona. Or Hell. Face It, They Are As Hot As Each Other.

Dresden Files Ghoul Goblin-Cover

New Humble Bundle Focuses On Dynamite’s Best-Selling Authors

lee-majors

Lee Majors And Ted Raimi Join Ash Vs The Evil Dead

TheyreNotLikeUs_11-1

Is There A Glimmer Of Hope To Be Found In They’re Not Like Us #11?

The Castle Of Horror Podcast: Sabrina Benulis, Author Of Angelus

CaypJzDUUAAW4Pa

Don’t Miss “How Star Wars The Force Awakens Should Have Ended”

Conner50

Amanda Conner’s Connecting Variants For Batman #50 And Superman #50

Screen Shot 2016-02-10 at 1.02.19 PM

The Truth Revealed: Snow Blind #3 Review

Power_Stone

No Thanos, No Infinity Stones In Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2

A&A_001_005_LETTERS

The Process Art For A&A: The Adventures Of Archer & Armstrong #1