Tag Archives: swipe

Swipe File: Dom Tag Vs. Joe Quesada

This is a grafitti mural in the Bronx, from Dom Tag. This is Joe Quesada‘s cover for Batman Gallery. All fine? Well yes, except for Dom Tag prints coming soon Joe Quesada is Chief Creative Officer of Marvel Comics now. He …

Swipe File: RiptApparel T-Shirt Design Vs. Mark Brooks’ Voltron

  T-shirt design ‘Assembled’ for RiptApparel by Rabzilla. Artwork by Mark Brooks from 2002.   One on top of the other courtesy of Peter A DeLuca. Ensuing fuss! In Swipe File we present two or more images that resemble each other …

Swipe File: Bunny Suicide And Kellogg’s Squares

A Bunny Suicide strip. And an ad for Kelloggs’ Squares advert seen on Facebook. Or is that a Squash File? In Swipe File we present two or more images that resemble each other to some degree. They may be homages, …

Swipe File: Doctor Who And Bill & Ted

This is a cartoon created by Chad Porter in 2013 and published on DeviantArt. At the time he said, This has been a running gag in my head for some time now and I finally got it down.  It’s the old …

Wondercon Swipe File: The Skeletor Of Spades

This article used to host a swipe file showing two images, one by Tom Bryski, exhibiting at Wondercon, and another by Josh Ellingson created in 2008, that looked fairly similar, sent in by a reader. Tom got rather upset about …

When Jan Duursema Called Out Florent Belmonte Over Darth Maul, And The Internet Joined In

Florent Belmonte is a French artist with a penchant for Marvel, DC and Star Wars imagery, and was recently featured on Geek Tyrant, showing off his work. But one recent piece raised the ire of Jan Duursema, as it bore quite …

Swipe File: The Birth Of A Nation And The Dark Knight Returns

All credit to SeqArt for putting this together, with a little help from Alan Moore… ‘the origin of capes and masks as ubiquitous superhero accessories can be deduced from a close viewing of D.W. Griffiths’ Birth of a Nation’ – …

Swipe File: Original Sin And Bangkok’s Top Charoen Optical

  These are the variant covers to the upcoming Original Sin Marvel event series running through the summer.   #1 by Steve McNiven, #2 by Agustin Alessio, #3 by Stephanie Hans, #4 by Butch Guice, #5 by Marco Checchetto, #6 …

Grant Gould Art Stolen For T-Shirt, Company Uses “Didn’t Know It Was Yours” Defense

Artist Grant Gould has shared a little story about a company taking his art without permission and selling t-shirts with it. It all started like this: Ugh. Art stealers. http://etchgear.com/products/bsg-galactica-top-gun I just emailed these guys and asked them to stop. They’re selling …

Swipe File: Forever Evil (SPOILERS) And Doctor Who

This is how the world ends, with the final page of Forever Evil #5. And this is that bit from Christmas’ Doctor Who: The Time Of The Doctor. In Swipe File we present two or more images that resemble each …

Swipe File: Marat Mychaels Vs Ivan Reis

Marat Mychaels is working on a new issue of his comic, Blindside. Working on Blindside #2 pic.twitter.com/QZJJaVJ4 — Marat_Mychaels (@MaratMychaels) January 26, 2012 Except… that third panel? Does it remind you of Ivan Reis in Green Lantern #17? Who’s blindsiding …

Swipe File: Crossed Badlands And Axe Chick

Crossed Badlands… …and Axe Chick, internet meme. In Swipe File we present two or more images that resemble each other to some degree. They may be homages, parodies, ironic appropriations, coincidences or works of the lightbox. We trust you, the …

Kyle Lambert Vs Bryan Hitch – Finger Painting, Finger Tracing Or Something Else?

You might have seen the viral video of a finger painted photorealistic portrait of Morgan Freeman (12 million views in a few days). The artist’s name is Kyle Lambert. There is some debate as to how the image was created. …

Jeff Carlisle Vs Reel Imports At Steel City Comic Con

This is an image by artist Jeff Carlisle. Good isn’t it? He writes on Facebook; Hey guys. Are you at Steel City Con this weekend? Well, if you are feel free to stop by REEL IMPORTS booth and ask them …

Swipe File: The Joker’s Second Cousin Once Removed

Joker concept art by Carlos D’Anda. An original print being sold at New York Comic Con In Swipe File we present two or more images that resemble each other to some degree. They may be homages, parodies, ironic appropriations, coincidences …

Swipe File: Annie Wu And Lollapalooza

A doodle by cartoonist Annie Wum from a while ago… And the T-shirt for Chile’s Lollapalooza 2014, just released. Current copyright law in Chile. In Swipe File we present two or more images that resemble each other to some degree. …

Swipe File: Pointed Ears Do Not An Original Piece Of Work Make

The pictures on the left are by Jamie Fay, on the right, later paid commissions by Alyssa Wills, who also goes by the usernames Tanriel/Vilania. But look! Pointed ears! So everything’s okay… In Swipe File we present two or more …

Swipe File: Alex Ross And Your Friendly Neighborhood Superman

Someone in East Hollywood Neighborhood Council must really like Alex Ross…