My Comic Book Journey

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Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: X-Force vol. 1, issue #1 – August 1991 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: X-Force vol. 1, issue #1 YEAR: August 1991 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Written by Fabian Nicieza Art by Rob Liefeld Letterer: Chris Eliopoulos Colorist: Brad Vancata Editor: Tom DeFalco It was the time of Leifeld-mania, with artist Rob Leifeld coming aboard The New Mutants and joining Louise Simonson, the two would introduce Cable, and when Simonson left, Leifeld who would plot the series, teamed up with writer Fabian Nicieza and […]

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Image United Issue #1 – November 2009 (Image Comics)

TITLE: Image United Issue #1 YEAR: November 2009 COMPANY: Image Comics Art by Erik Larsen, Rob Liefeld, Todd McFarlane, Whilce Portacio, Marc Silvestri, Jim Valentino Story by Robert Kirkman Layout by Rob Liefeld Colors by Nikos Koutsis, Mike Toris Lettering by Tom Orzechowski Back in 1993 and 1994, Valiant Comics and Image Comics joined forces to put on a six-part comic book crossover between the two companies. While Valiant met […]

Youngblood #0 – December 1992 (Image Comics)

TITLE: Youngblood #0 YEAR: December 1992 COMPANY: Image Comics Creator/Writer/Penciller: Rob Liefeld Penciller: Dan Fraga Inks: Danny K. Miki Color Design: Brian Murray Lettering: Kurt Hathaway Technical Assistant: Richard Horie Color Separations: Digital Chameleon Editor: Eric Stephenson for Malibu Comics Back in 1987, writer/artist Rob Liefeld was just starting out in the comic book industry.  While his first major work would not be published until the “Hawk and Dove” DC […]

Brigade vol. 1, Issue 1 (August 1992) (Image Comics)

TITLE: Brigade Vol. 1, Issue 1 YEAR: August 1992 COMPANY: Image Comics Creator/Co-Plotter: Rob Liefeld Penciller/Co-plotter: Marat Mychaels Script: Rob Liefeld, Hank Kanalz, Eric Stephenson Inks: Paul Scott, Norm Rapmund Color Design: Brian Murray Lettering: Kurt Hathaway Technical Assistant: Richard Horie Color Separation: Digital Chameleon Editor: Eric Stephenson 1992 was a big (defiant) year in the comic book industry. Several high-profile illustrators would quit their jobs with the major comic […]