Ron Marz

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Tarzan of the Movies: Ranking the Lord of the Jungle's Greatest Films

Sat, July 2nd, 2016 | Category: Film

With "Legend of Tarzan" in theaters, Tarzan expert Ron Marz ranks the 10 greatest movies starring Edgard Rice Burroughs' classic character.

Shelf Life - 6/15

Wed, June 15th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

While everyone fought about Captain America, Ron Marz was getting his creative batteries recharged by the comics community in Montevideo, Uruguay.

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Thu, April 21st, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Current "Xena" artist Ariel Medel talks with his collaborator Ron Marz, and shares his circuitous journey breaking into the U.S. comics market.

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Thu, April 7th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

A conversation with Richard Clark, a relative newcomer to comics, reminds Ron Marz what makes the comics business such a special one.

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Thu, March 24th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

With DC's "Rebirth" titles impending, Ron Marz recounts his own experiences juggling scripts on comics that shipped more frequently than monthly.

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Thu, March 10th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

New characters are sometimes born of editorial mandates, and Ron Marz recounts writing a trio of Marvel Annuals designed to satisfy that desire.

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Thu, February 25th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Ron Marz figured out a few things about writing comics over two-plus decades and compiled a list of things you always should and should not do.

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Thu, February 4th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Ande Parks is essentially staying at Hogwarts castle, and Ron Marz finds out how a Midwestern writer/artist wound up living like a king in England.

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Thu, January 21st, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Is the Force still with you if your stories are no longer canon? Ron Marz examines what does & doesn't "count" when it comes to Star Wars continuity.

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Thu, January 7th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Ron Marz talks to rookie writer Phillip Kennedy Johnson about his path to breaking in with his new BOOM! series "Last Sons of America."

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Fri, December 18th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Ron Marz writes about this week's "The Protectors" from Athlitacomics, and his experience translating comic pages into Madefire's Motion Books app.

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Thu, December 3rd, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Ron Marz pages through the recent "Cosmic Powers" trade paperback, collecting Thanos-centric stories he wrote more than twenty years ago.

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Wed, November 11th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

In a special Veterans Day column, Ron Marz shares a very personal comic story about his father, a decorated war veteran.

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Thu, October 15th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Comics were once were verboten in libraries, but some branches are now putting on their own comic conventions. Ron Marz talks to two librarians about the trend.

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Thu, October 1st, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Ron Marz has signed a lot of autographs over his career. This week, he wrestles with the notion of creators charging for their signatures at conventions.

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Fri, September 11th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

This week, Ron Marz reviews the current state of comic reviews, and suggests some needed improvements to raise the level of sequential discourse.

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Thu, August 27th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Ron Marz touches the roots of his writing inspiration by visiting an Edgar Rice Burroughs fan gathering, and asks for your help with big cat conservation.

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Thu, August 13th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Ron Marz has been working at home nearly all of his writing career. This week, he shares lessons learned about making "work at home" work for you.

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Thu, July 30th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Ron Marz writes about his recent tour of Pixar Animation Studios, and the huge injection of inspiration he received thanks to his visit.

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Thu, July 2nd, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Ron Marz avoided co-writing for most of his career, but two recent project have him rethinking his views on sharing the credits box.

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