PLUS: This week’s best designed covers!
A look the color variants for Spawn #286. Plus, I dissect some title placement.
Amazing Spider-Man #800 practically shipped with 800 covers. How many is too many?
This is the third season in a column that judges a book by its cover. Catch up on the current season, or view the complete archive. We’ve looked at textless comic covers and textless album covers, but what about other media? Video games, to my knowledge, have yet to do a textless cover outside of reversible covers, […]
The Beat has been a fan of Michael Cho’s spot-on duo-tone illustrations for about as long as there has been a Beat. And now he’s doing a full month of Marvel variants? How awesome can you get? Here’s what we have thus far:
Cartoonists doing thing, blabbing about it.
by Zachary Clemente Michael Cho is an illustrator, cartoonist, and writer currently residing in Toronto. He has worked with Marvel, DC, and others. His graphic novel, Shoplifter is out this September from Pantheon Books. Comics Beat: How much is this story and these sort of emotions at this age [of the character] come from personal experience? […]