The Line it is Drawn #147 – Wolverine Is Legend: A Richard Matheson Tribute
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Now on to the bit!
So every week, I ask a question here. You reply to it on our Twitter page (just write @csbg with your reply) and our blog sketch artists will each pick one of your suggestions and I will post them here every week. So every week you will have a new question and you will see the choices picked from the previous week. Here is an archive of all the previous editions of The Line It Is Drawn!
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The topic is…
This week’s theme is Seussical! Mash-up comic book characters with Dr. Seuss books!
Read on for the sketches that came about courtesy of the last question/challenge!
In honor of the late Richard Matheson, the theme this week will be mash-ups of comic book characters and Matheson stories. Here is Matheson’s bibliography.
I’ll put them in alphabetical order based on the name of the Twitter user who made the suggestion.
All copyright and trademarks of the following characters are held by their respective owners! Click on any image to enlarge it!
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Axel Medellin drew this one. His website is here.
Axel wanted me to let everyone know that he’ll be at San Diego Comic Con next week from Wednesday through Sunday at the Comicraft/Elephantmen Booth 2106 (not all the time, but often enough). So if you want to stop by, say hello, get a sketch, whatever – you should stop by! If you’re at SDCC, you really ought to visit Axel and show him some love for all of his great pieces here over the years (plus, of course, his nifty work on Elephantman)!
error at 20,000 Feet in the Invisible Jet — only Wonder Woman can see the monster — or the plane!
Xum Yukinori drew this one. Here is his website.
Morpheus ((Sandman) in What Dreams May Come
Cynthia “Thea” Rodgers drew this one. Her website is here. Here comes the story of the Hurricane, the woman the authorities came to blame for something that she never done. Put her in a prison cell but one time Amanda could-a been the colorist of the above piece (that one time would be right now. Check out her website here).
Jean Grey in A Stir of Echoes
Steve Howard is the artist for this one. Here is his website.
Hank Pym in the Shrinking Man
Bill Walko drew this one. His website is here.
Omega the Unknown Man
Robert Rath did the art for this one. Here is his website.
Wolverine taking on the world of I Am Legend.
Nelson Flores did the art for this one.
Hellboy in Nightmare at 20,000 feet
Nick Perks is the artist for this one. Here is his website.
Kamandi I Am Legend mash up
Sean McFarland is the artist for this one. Here is his website.
Captain Kirk in “Nightmare at 200,000 Kilometers “
John Trumbull drew this one (with an Enemy Within twist!). Here is his website.
R.I.P. Richard Matheson, a truly remarkable writer!
Great tributes by all of our artists!
Okay, folks, now go make suggestions for next week!