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In Praise Of… Chris Weston

Chris Weston‘s feeling a bit under the weather right now. Spent the weekend patching up shattered confidence. It involved long walks, marathon viewing of The Good Wife & seeing @johnwgrant perform. — Chris Weston (@westonfront) March 10, 2014 Artist on …

2000AD Vs JMS – Twilight Zones And Future Shocks

 JMS was quoted, talking about The Twilight Zone comic, saying You can’t do a Twilight Zone story in ten pages, or one twenty-two page comic book; you need to be able to establish and develop the character, and that takes …

Comics Creators On… Syria (UPDATE)

So. War. Looks like it might be coming, sort of. But with the likes of Nancy Silberkleit, Mark Millar, Steve Geppi, Nick Spencer and others getting directly involved with politics – and President Obama being a comics fan – maybe …

Tuesday Runaround – Carry On X-Men

CARRY ON X-MEN Chris Weston, you utter beauty. I love Kenneth Williams as Megneto. HACKING AWAY The New Statesman looks at the work of a couple of British comic journalists. Fransman, by contrast, approaches her pieces more like short feature …

Chris Weston’s Storyboards For Albert Hughes’ Live Action Akira

When these things start to come out, you know there’s no more chance. Still, here are some of Chris Weston’s live-action Akira storyboards, as posted on his blog.   

Swipe File: Judge Dredd And Akira

Chris Weston’s cover to Judge Dredd Magazine and the poster to Akira. But why this inspiration? 2000AD Covers asks Chris Weston; “I think most people know that I recently spent  a great deal of time working on a live-action adaptation …

Full Frontal Male Nudity In The Twelve SPOILERS

Warning, reading this post may spoil your enjoyment of The Twelve #10. It may also spoil your lunch. You have been warned. Chris Weston is an artist known for his attention to detail. A desire to draw every wrinkle, every …

Chris Weston Drawing Dredd Again

Posted to Twitter by Chris Weston. After finishing The Twelve for Marvel, it looks like he’s back on the Dredd.

Could This Be The Hottest Marvel Book Of The Year? Superior Kapow Special #1

Today sees the Superior Kapow World Record Special #1, published by Marvel, arrive on comic book shelves. If you’re lucky. Created at the Kapow Comic Convention earlier in the year, its aim was to tell a Superior story with as …

The Final Issues Of The Twelve. Honest.

It was goig to be Marvel’s Watchmen. But then Watchmen was late too. Just not this late. The Twelve, by Joe Michael Straczynski and Chris Weston is not only completed, as Bleeding Cool reported at the end of September. But …

And Finally… Chris Weston’s Marvelman

Something he’s working on…

And Finally… Chris Weston Has Finished The Twelve

From Chris…

Any Colour You Like, As Long As It’s Burgundy – Chris Weston On Designing The Live-Action Akira Motorbike

Comics artist Chris Weston has spent the last year creating design work for the now-floundering Akira live-action movie. And his non-disclosure agreement means that he can’t show his work off or even talk that much about it. But he can …

And Finally… Chris Weston Draws Marvelman

Woo…. A commission piece by Chris Weston there. Woo…

The Twelve Is Back. Probably.

The Twelve was a twelve-issue series from Marvel that took classic Golden Age Marvel superheroes and recast them in the modern day, basically what if a bunch of Captain Americas from the dregs of World War II had all woken …