I’m a storyteller. Since my comics debut in 1973, I’ve brought my own creations and their worlds to life with a cinematic style of visual storytelling.
- THE WARLORD—DC COMICS
- STARSLAYER—PACIFIC/FIRST COMICS
- JON SABLE, FREELANCE –FIRST COMICS/IDW/COMICMIX/ABC TV
- SHAMAN’S TEARS—IMAGE COMICS
- BAR SINISTER—ACCLAIM COMICS
- MAGGIE THE CAT—IMAGE COMICS
These, along with successful runs on such features as: SUPERBOY AND THE LEGION OF SUPERHEROES, GREEN LANTERN, GREEN ARROW, BATMAN, IRON MAN (I’m the guy who revealed his secret identity), X-MEN FOREVER (I designed the new-look WOLVERINE), JAMES BOND: PERMISSION TO DIE, the TARZAN Sunday comic strip and the internationally acclaimed, EISNER AWARD-NOMINATED LONGBOW HUNTERS, have won me the comic industry’s coveted INKPOT AWARD For Outstanding Achievement In Comic Art. My SHAMAN’S TEARS has garnered widespread acclaim in the Native American community as a celebration of Indian traditions and lore. I’ve been voted to WIZARD MAGAZINE’S TOP TEN LIST OF COMICS WRITERS. In 2000, I published my first novel, SABLE, based on my graphic novel series JON SABLE, FREELANCE which was adapted for TV by ABC in 1987. I was recently named to Wizard World’s HALL OF LEGENDS and the Overstreet comic Book Price Guide HALL OF FAME.
I have just completed EARTHBOUND, a novel based on my original screenplay, which will be published later this year.
My recent projects include: MAGGIE THE CAT, the return of the popular character introduced in the pages of Jon Sable, Freelance; illustrations for TARZAN AND THE REVOLUTION and TARZAN: THE GREYSTOKE LEGACY UNDER SEIGE for ERB Inc.; TARZAN AND THE GODS OF OPAR for Dark Horse Presents; a series of Variant Covers for DC’s GREEN ARROW and Marvel Comics’ CIVIL WAR II, HAWKEYE #1, CAPTAIN AMERICA AND THE MIGHTY AVENGERS and THE HULK; SAVAGE EMPIRE, the first in a series of novels based on the comicstrip that gave rise to THE WARLORD; SABLE: RULES OF THE HUNT, a new graphic novel and FREELANCE, a new novel in the SABLE series. In addition, I have completed screenplays for SABLE, MAGGIE THE CAT, SHAMAN’S TEARS and EARTHBOUND (an original story including a new novel) and treatments for BAR SINISTER, STARSLAYER and SAVAGE EMPIRE.
I’ve done design and illustration work for: