Nate Piekos on Comic Book Lettering Grammar

Type-designer and illustrator Nate Piekos outlines the grammatical conventions unique to the comic book medium. He learned these rules while lettering various Marvel and DC titles over the years. Snip…

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Batman: Cacophony – Teaser Preview of the Comic Book Series

Not many know that Kevin Smith, the director of such films like Mallrats, Dogma Zack and Mimi Make a Porno, and the horrendous, multiple Razzie Award nominated Jersey Girl, is also a comic book writer.  Smith has been writing stories for both DC Comics and Marvel Comics for quite some time.

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The Origins of Various Superman Villains

Calamity Jon’s blog has scans from a 1998 "Secret Files" comic, which sheds some light on the origins of the various villains in Superman's universe. The origins stories, created by…

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