Bob Layton Just Discovered He Created a Character in Deadpool 2

Posted by May 20, 2018 Comment

Bob Layton is a comic book artist best known for his work on Iron Man in the seventies and eighties, co-creating the X-Factor series, and launching the Valiant Universe, including co-creating X-O Manowar.

He has created so many characters in his long history in the medium, he would be forgiven for forgetting one or two.

Such as Firefist in Deadpool 2, played by Julian Dennison.

Originally created by Layton and Jackson Guice for X-Factor #1…

Firefist, Russell Collinsor Rusty is a mutant with heat-creation powers…

who was abused by his uncle before being sent to join the Navy at the age of 16. He was killed off ten years later in the X-Men comic.

 

Anyway, his co-creator just found out…

You did, Bob, you did…

(Last Updated May 20, 2018 10:59 am )