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Al Ewing Steps Into The Chris Claremont/John Byrne War From Thirty Years Ago

From Uncanny X-Men by Chris Clarmeont and Dave Cockrum, after John Byrne had left the book. Then from a subsequent issue of Fantastic Four by John Byrne. Shots were fired… as Jim Shooter said “He was the one who brought …

Ripping On John Byrne

We recently looked at Eric Ladd‘s series of John Byrne commissions over the years, montages of Spider-Man villains. But one prominent villain was missing… John Byrne wrote on The John Byrne Forum, You may have noticed a paucity of commission …

On Thomas Alsop, Shakespeare And Watson, Writing Comics and More -Talking With Chris Miskiewicz

By Nikolai Fomich   [Chris Miskiewicz] Who is Chris Miskiewicz? What is Chris Miskiewicz? Some say he’s a writer of short stories, comics, and film. Others that he is in fact an international man of mystery. Though both are probably …

What If John Byrne Designed Nightcrawler’s Mother By Accident?

This is Margali, the original mother of Nightcrawler, and Jimaine, the sister of Nightcrawler, before it all got changed later on. As things are want to. Nowadays, Nightcrawler’s mother is Mystique, his father is Azazel and his siblings include Raze, …

John Byrne Would Be Happy To Publish Fantastic Four Comics

As the word starts to spread about a rumoured impending cancellation of the Fantastic Four comics for the duration of the publicity drive of the Fantastic Four movie, one man would be happy to provide a solution. John Byrne, responsible …

The Orbiting Pod Presents: An X-Men Special From Days Of Future Past To God Loves, Man Kills And All New X-Men

Bleeding Cool welcomes back The Orbiting Pod, the podcast of Orbital Comics in London. They say: Welcome to another Special Episode of The Orbiting Pod! This week, things get x-treme, astonishing & uncanny as we delve into the world of …

Celebrating Dark Horse’s Women In Comics – Elfquest’s Wendy Pini Is Proud To Be A ‘Tough, Stubborn, Long-Surviving Woman Pioneer’

Since 1978, the world of Elfquest has inspired the minds and artistic bent of generations of readers, and the unstoppable trajectory of its ever-expanding world has moved through various platforms, displaying the full versatility of the comics medium, from mainstream …

John Byrne Wasn’t Invited To Cameo In X-Men: Days Of Future Past. But He’d Have Said No.

Bleeding Cool ran a report on the cameo of Chris Claremont and Len Wein in the X-Men: Days Of Future Past movie. But there was no sign of the co-writer and artist of the story that inspired the movie, John …

Essential 8 Comics From The Shelf For March – Time Machines, Flashbacks And Secret Agent Men

By Erik Grove It’s late March and I’ve got a lot of comic books on my mind. I’m looking forward to a great weekend in Seattle next weekend at the Emerald City Comicon (say hi to me! tweet @erikgrove to …

The Charlton Arrow – A Tribute To Charlton Comics

Charlton Comics was a publisher based out of Connecticut that closed it’s doors over 30-years ago. It was part of a larger publishing company that printed their own magazines and started doing comics to keep the presses running. They were …

John Byrne’s Star Trek Mission Becomes Ongoing

Legendary creator John Byrne did the Star Trek Annual 2013 as a photonovel and it sold out with a second print coming. Well, IDW is not one to miss the obvious… so this May Byrne will kick off a new …

98 Cents? Don’t Spend It All At Once

In an industry where comic creators aren’t that happy discussing exactly what they get paid, John Byrne has been relatively forthright. On Marvel: Received a royalty check from Marvel yesterday. For $0.98!! I wonder what that cost them to process? …

Tuesday Runaround – “Women Aren’t Supposed To Be Artists”

Getting The Munchies Dean Haspiel will be reading his new comic, “Cannibal Sativa,” which was published in Akashic Books’ THE MARIJUANA CHRONICLES, at WORD, 126 Franklin Street, Brooklyn, today at 7pm, featuring Jonathan Santlofer, Cheryl Lu-Lien Tan, Amanda Stern, Jan Heller …

Swipe File – Steven Paul Judd And John Byrne

There was an acrylic painting posted on Facebook by a Native American artist named Steven Paul Judd. Here’s a page from John Byrne’s Fantastic Four #268, “The Masque of Doom”. In Swipe File we present two or more images that …

IDW To Publish John Byrne’s Star Trek Photo Novel Fanfic Remix, Bringing Back Gary Mitchell

Well here’s a thing. Since the beginning of the year, John Byrne has been playing with a project on his message boards. Taking the concept of the Star Trek photo-novels from the seventies, where episodes were released as photo comics. …

John Byrne Makes An Offer You May Not Be Able To Refuse

John Byrne posted that he had uncovered around 800 photocopies of his pencil artwork from a certain period, including various stages of its completion. Amazing Spider-Man, Lost Generation, Hidden Years, Amazon, True Brit and more. And rather than throw them …

BC Mag #4: Next Generation: John Byrne In IDW’s Modern Age

Bleeding Cool Magazine article by Keith Davidsen John Byrne is an industry icon, a pioneer whose historic runs on superhero comics cemented his place as a master storyteller with a legion of comic fans. But in recent years, he’s built …

The First Half Of The Colonized #1 – Zombies Vs Aliens WIth Sim And Byrne Covers

Here’s the first half of Colonized #1, the new comic written by IDW head honcho Chris Ryall, drawn by Drew Moss, with covers by Dave Sim and John Byrne. Aliens vs zombies, what could be more natural?