Zack Smith

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Chaykin talks "Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser"

Mon, March 26th, 2007 | Category: Comic Books

Last week, Dark Horse reintroduced readers to "Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser" via reprints of the Epic Comics adaptations by Howard Chaykin and Mike Mignola. CBR News spoke with Chaykin for some perspective.

NYCC, Day 3: Wagner talks "Grendel: Behold the Devil"

Sun, February 25th, 2007 | Category: Comic Books

With the 25th Anniversary of Matt Wagner's Grendel upon us, the writer/artist returns to the character that started it all, Hunter Rose. We've got the devilish details.

Brandvold talks Writing "Bat Lash" with Aragons & Severin

Thu, February 1st, 2007 | Category: Comic Books

Later this year, DC Comics will return their Western hero Bat Lash to the four color world in a new mini-series written by Sergio Aragons & Peter Brandvold and artist John Severin. CBR News spoke with Brandvold about his first comics series.

"Dust" Debuts from mink & Parente this Summer at Image

Thu, February 1st, 2007 | Category: Comic Books

While best know for directing music videos with artists Snoop Dogg, Master P, Veruca Salt and Sheryl Crow, the director known as "mink" is trying his hand at comics thus summer in the Image Comics sci-fi series "Dust."

Devilish Anniversary, Part 2: Wagner on the Future of Grendel

Fri, January 12th, 2007 | Category: Comic Books

We continue our chat with Matt Wagner about all things Grendel. In today's installment, we learn more about the new Grendel mini-series, "Behold the Devil, and the long lasting appeal of Hunter Rose.

Devilish Anniversary, Part 1: Wagner talks All Things Grendel

Thu, January 11th, 2007 | Category: Comic Books

With the 25th anniversary of "Grendel" upon us, Dark Horse is celebrating with a remastered hardcover of "Devil by the Deed" and the "Grendel Archive Edition." CBR News presents the first of our two part discussion with Matt Wagner on his history with the character.

Touring The Marvel Adventures Universe, Part II

Fri, January 5th, 2007 | Category: Comic Books

Our in-depth look at the Marvel's all-ages line concludes with a discussion of Marvel Adventures' unique distribution system; the challenges of producing single-issue stoies; and an complete eight page preview of "Marvel Adventures: Avengers" #9!

Touring The Marvel Adventures Universe, Part I

Thu, January 4th, 2007 | Category: Comic Books

Marvel Comics' all-ages line has become popular with children and adults alike, and CBR News sat down with some of the writers and editors behind Marvel Adventures to see what makes this new universe go 'round.

Your Roots: J.H. Williams III Looks Back on "Chase"

Tue, November 28th, 2006 | Category: Comic Books

J.H. Williams III may be a well-known DC exclusive artist today, but it was the 1998 series "Chase" that first put him on the map. We caught up with Williams to learn about what the title meant for his career and to him personally.

Chasing The Past: Looking Back on "Chase" with Johnson

Fri, November 3rd, 2006 | Category: Comic Books

Eight years ago, Dan Curtis Johnson, J.H. Williams II and Mick Gray were working on a little book called "Chase." While it only lasted 10 issues, the book still has a loyal following and it's ideas are still part of the DCU today. We spoke with Johnson for a look back.