michael golden

Wizard World Switches Walking Dead For Civil War At New Orleans Comic Con

For the last few years, Wizard World Comic Cons the country over have given away copies of The Walking Dead #1 with specially commissioned covers by guest artists at the shows. Well, with Wizard World New Orleans Comic Con running from January 8th to 10th, it’s all change, for a Michael Golden cover of Civil […]

Comic Legend Michael Golden Covers The Walking Dead For Indianapolis

Wizard has announced that the latest The Walking Dead #1 variant cover for the inaugural Wizard World Indianapolis was drawn by legendary artist Michael Golden. The cover will be given to all full-price attendees of the show while VIP ticket holders will received a black & white version. Golden has worked for both Marvel and […]

Image Watch: Talking Wayward With Jim Zub And Steve Cummings

By David Dissanayake  The more I read about the new ongoing Wayward by Image Comics, the more intrigued I became. Co-created by Jim Zub and Steve Cummings, Wayward is a story about teenage heroine Rori, a half-Irish, half-Japanese girl from Ireland who has moved to Tokyo with her mother for the first time.  As an outsider […]

Michael Golden and James O’Barr Extend Today’s Signing At Orbital Comics, London

Michael Golden (Avengers, G.I. Joe, Micronauts) and James O’Barr (creator of The Crow) along with writer/editor/colorist Renee Witterstaetter will be signing and sketching at Orbital Comics today, and have extended their time, beginning at 3pm rather than 5pm, until 7pm. Which will give them additional time to take on commissions, rather than doing quick sketches, with rates as follows: £100 for head shots, £150 […]

Things To Do In London In May If You Like Comics – And The British Library

Well, obviously, there’s the British Library. Do we have to mention Comics Unmasked exhibition again, opening today? Maybe just the bit where they’ve recreated webcomics that are no longer available online, such as Dave McKean first hypertext narrative, or listening to the audio of the Oz obscenity trial. Or wondering what dark forces could be unleashed by […]

Four Color Roots Part 3: 1991 Was The Year For G.I.Joe, The Rocketeer, And Spider-Man

By Christopher Smith In this, the third installment of our ongoing column series, Christopher Smith takes us on a tour through his own back pages as a comics fan, going down unexpected dark alleys and digressions. Focusing only on the comics and pop-cultural touchstones he experienced at the time, he reconsiders their (at times unlikely) […]

Cover Variance – From Adi Granov To Michael Golden To Travis Charest

A look at some of the variant covers to comics out and about at the moment. This is the exclusive cover for Amazing Spider-Man #1 by Adi Granov for Limited Edition Comix… Here’s the second print cover for Boom’s Evil Empire #1. Also from Boom/Archaia, The Hacktivist #1 Red Variant cover to match that of […]

Looking Back With Style – The Real Golden Age

Growing up as a kid, I collected comics. I didn’t just have comics, I collected them. I listed out each one I had including the writer and artist on notebook paper and kept it in a three-ring binder. Certain artists stood out to me and I knew their names. I was probably the only nine-year […]

Michael Golden’s New Cover To Free Walking Dead #1 At Wizard World Shows

The Walking Dead #1 is getting a further reprint, ten years after its first publication, with a new cover by Michael Golden, to be made exclusively available at Wizard World Portland Comic Con next weekend, free, to all full-price paying attendees of the convention. And what’s more, each Wizard World show through the year will […]

Before Watchmen – Jim Lee And Michael Golden’s Minutemen

Jim Lee and Scott Williams are drawing a 1:200 variant cover for all the first issues of Before Watchmen. Here is their black and white work for the cover of Minutemen #1. And here is Michael Golden‘s 1:25 cover for the same issue. And below, previously released pencils for the 1:200 variant cover of Nite […]

Michael Golden’s CGC 9.8 Cover For Sam Humphries’ Higher Earth

This is the latest in a series of promotional covers created by Boom! to encourage retailers to experiment by ordering large on certain titles, in return for a very rare variant by a high end artist. To follow up on the Joe Jusko Valen The Outcast covers, and Arthur Suydam’s Fanboys Vs Zombies, here is […]

And Finally… Another Mike Golden Cover For Avengers Annual #10

It has the first appearance of Rogue. We have the history of Carol Danvers. Chris Claremont writes, Mike Golden pencils. And it has a shockingly bad cover… But what if… Marvel had published one of Michael Golden’s other choices… here’s a more recent take by Golden on that classic issue.