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600,000 covers uploaded!
Indexing milestone: La Novela Policiaca #2259 is our 600,000th uploaded cover on the site! Thanks to uploader Steve, and to all the uploaders who preceded him and continue to contribute.
GCD Comics Timeline
At the GCD —http://ow.ly/AXcJ302KO1Q
(The cover of “Centipede” #1, 1983, was drawn by Howard Post, inked by Robert Smith, and colored by Tom Ziuko.)
He launched the “Legionnaires” series in 1993, with inker Karl Story and writers Tom and Mary Bierbaum. He drew “Star Wars: Splinter of the Mind’s Eye” for Dark Horse in 1996. In 1999, he and Alan Moore created “Tom Strong”, for which Sprouse won two Eisner awards in 2000. Recently he has drawn “Jupiter’s Circle” at Image, “Thors” at Marvel, and parts of the Multiversity story at DC.
At Wikipedia — https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chris_Sprouse
At Comiclopedia — https://www.lambiek.net/artists/s/sprouse_chris.htm
At the GCD — http://ow.ly/d6m5302KNSW
At Comiclopedia — https://www.lambiek.net/artists/a/achde.htm
At Wikipedia — https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Achd%C3%A9
At the GCD — http://ow.ly/gUQS302KNHB
In 2011, she became the writer for “Batgirl”. She became the writer for a new “Red Sonja” series in 2013 with Dynamite Entertainment.
At Wikipedia — https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gail_Simone
In the GCD — http://ow.ly/KtOo302IBxg
(The cover of “Birds of Prey” #56, August 2003, was drawn by Ed Benes and inked by Alex Lei.)
Kindzierski’s first writing was also published in 1991, in the Star*Reach benefit comic “Within Our Reach”. In 2006 he wrote “Genesis 5” and worked on “Code”, two series in the Christian-based Guardian Line.
In Marvel Wikia — http://marvel.wikia.com/wiki/Lovern_Kindzierski
Coloring in the GCD — http://ow.ly/WD5I302IBlz
Writing in the GCD — http://ow.ly/wmjV302IBkW
(The cover of “L.E.G.I.O.N. ’89” #1, February 1989, was drawn by Kevin Maguire, inked by Al Gordon, and colored by Lovern Kindzierski.)
He won the first Russ Manning Most Promising Newcomer Award at Comic-Con International in 1982, and received both an Inkpot Award and the Kirby Award for Best Graphic Album in 1986.
At Wikipedia — https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dave_Stevens
At Comiclopedia — https://www.lambiek.net/artists/s/stevens_d.htm
In the GCD — http://ow.ly/MO6D302IB8u
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