O Say Can You See: The Greatest Patriotic Super Heroes of All-Time
Welcome to our weekly gallery of amazing art by our great collection of artistic talent, all working from YOUR suggestions!
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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!
To qualify, you have to be following us when you reply – so go follow us and then give your answer to the following question/challenge (All suggestions due by 3pm Pacific Friday).
The topic is…
In honor of Batman’s 75th anniversary this month, team Batman up with a hero he’s never had a team-up with before or have Batman face a villain he’s never fought before! Or heck, have him team up with a hero he’s never teamed up with AGAINST a villain he’s never fought before! Go nuts!
Read on for the sketches that came about courtesy of the last question/challenge!
Based on an old suggestion by John Trumbull, the topic is character design What If? Like “What if Jack Kirby had designed Batman?” or “What if Spider-Man had been designed in the 1930s?” or “What if Archie had been designed during the 1990s?” Let your imagination go wild!
I’ll put them in alphabetical order based on the name of the Twitter user who made the suggestion.
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what if mike mignola created dr. strange?
Nick Perks is the artist for this one. Here is his website.
what if frank miller created wonder woman?
This one was drawn by Mathieu Parent. Here is his website.
Eric Powell’s Popeye
Sean McFarland is the artist for this one. Here is his website.
What if Mary Marvel was created in Japan? #magicalgirl
This one was drawn by Tsubasa Yozora. Here is his website.
What if Gary Larson had created Spider-man?
This one was drawn by Rachel Ordway. Here is her website.
What if Patrick Nagel designed Catwoman, Poison Ivy and Harley Quinn?
This one was drawn by Derek Langille. Here is his website.
What if Cable was a late 80’s/early 90’s Vertigo comic.
This one was drawn by Fernando Pinto. Here is his website.
What if Galactus was designed by H. R. Giger?
Axel Medellin drew this one. His website is here.
What if Mike Allred had designed the Challengers of the Unknown?
This one was drawn by David Branstetter. Here is his website.
What if Usagi Yojimbo was drawn by Jim Lee?
Nelson Flores did the art for this one.
Thanks everyone! A fine week of what if art!
Okay, folks, go tweet us suggestions for the same Bat-time next week!
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