Born: 1971 October 11 in Santa Monica, California, United States

Biography: Wes Abbott started out in comic books as an artist for the Malibu imprint Eternity Comics, from 1990 to 1991. Starting in 1998, Abbott became a letterer via Comicraft for Marvel, from 1998 to 2015; Image, from 1998 to 2008; DC, from 1998 to present (2019); Dark Horse, in 1999; Harris Comics, in 1999; Black Bull, in 2000; Tokyopop, in 2006 and 2008; and Dynamite, in 2010.

Notes: Abbott has been misspelled in comic credits as Abbot.


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Name:

    Wes Abbott Type: Name at Birth
    Given name: Wes Family name: Abbott

Other Names:

  1. Comicraft's Wes Abbott Type: Studio Name
  2. Comicraft's WA Type: Studio Name
  3. Comicraft's Wes Type: Studio Name
  4. WA Type: Pen Name

Awards for Issues:

  1. 2003: Wizard Fan Awards - Favorite One-Shot
    Planetary / Batman: Night on Earth (2003 series) #1
  2. 2003: Wizard Fan Awards - Comics' Greatest Moment of 2003
    Wolverine: The Origin (2001 series) #2

Awards for Stories:

  1. 2001: Squiddy Award - Best Comics Short Story
    Heroes Don't Cry (Spider-Man) comic story, 22p

Non Comics Works:

  1. Publication Title: Manga Newswatch (magazine) - Role: artist - Year: 1994
    Employer Name : New Century Comics
    Work Title: ?
    Notes: Wes Abbott did pencil and ink work for New Century Comics in 1994. Only known title published that year by New Century was the fanzine Manga Newswatch (1990 series).


Relations:

  1. Employee of - Comicraft (b. 1992) using the names: Comicraft's Wes Abbott; Comicraft's WA
    Notes: Years currently unknown, but first co-credited work was in 1998.