Oct 11, 2019 for every spiderman, batman, superman or wolverine theres a robin and a sentry and a hawkeye. The 40 worst rob liefeld drawings progressive boink. Jun 28, 2012 but i remember it fondly, and a recent look at a list of terrible art by the comic worlds answer to a chimp with a paintbrush in its ass, rob liefeld, reminded me of some of my favorite art cliches. Earth is exploding because some alien life form decided our artwork endangers the galaxy. Anyway, whether a cover is disliked because of the art, the layout, the company or philosophical stances right now somewhere in italy, milos neck hairs are standing up, there are literally thousands upon thousands of comic book covers from which this article could draw upon.
What are the best cities to be where i can establish as a comic book artist. Aug 28, 2015 anyway, whether a cover is disliked because of the art, the layout, the company or philosophical stances right now somewhere in italy, milos neck hairs are standing up, there are literally thousands upon thousands of comic book covers from which this article could draw upon. Sal buscema was drawing spectacular when i first started reading spiderman regularly in 1988, so i guess im just used to that style. He had the basics down, but knees, elbows, feet basically any place where joints articulate looked. And the worst part is, he acts like he is comic books messiah. So there is a topic for best manga art youve seen, but what about the worst manga art youve ever seen. What comic book artists are generally seen having bad art. Maybe its because a more modern age required a more realistic fashion. Comic book covers both good and bad can make us gasp, but for very.
Love em or hate em, publishers are going to keep doing epic comics story events. Rob liefeld has long been derided as one of the worst comic book artists of all time. Dec 31, 2019 a theme of the books i loved this last year has been incredible art, along with great stories. The 25 greatest comic book artists from the last 25 years.
The worst works on manga art likely reside somewhere on deviant art. He got his first professional work at the age of 16, drawing the title story in the first issue of hulk weekly for marvel uk. The series was written by bill jemas, and the stories involve satirical comments on comic book industry conventions and trends. It tries to ruin xmen, and super heroes as a whole. Those heroes and villains so lame they rarely last an issue. His art is so unappealing and he is one of the few artists whose work produces a. Morrison, moore and ennis are generally considered among the top comic writers ever. Illustrator reacts to good and bad comic book art youtube.
See more ideas about comic books art, marvel comics and bad. Marville is a 2002 comic book limited series published by marvel comics. Aug 30, 2015 rob liefeld is one of the most famous, soughtafter and profitable comic book artists in the history of the medium. Several of them represent failed tech rather than failed art, such as. Using not just the art but the actual panels themselves, darrow. Admittedly, its hard to draw a goodlooking cover when the hero wears this kind of costume, but shoulndt you at least try.
Its comiccon time, which means publishers will be looking to sell you on what will be their next wave of great. He may not be the aesthetically worst artist ever but just the genericness and lifelessness of. Jun 14, 2012 a few years ago, the worldfamous brandon stroud and i wrote an article running down the 40 worst rob liefeld drawings of all time. A few years ago, the worldfamous brandon stroud and i wrote an article running down the 40 worst rob liefeld drawings of all time. Gods among us is a spectacular example of superman being duped into doing the worst imaginable misdeeds superman is overjoyed to learn that. Prepare to wince, because this bad comic book romance list is going to get uglier than an episode of jerry springer. Hes well known for his contributions to making batman the icon that he is right now. The worst of the alltooreal worst in comic books newsarama. Dec 11, 2019 ranker comics has gathered up twenty of the absolute worst things that superheroes of the 90s wore. But youre right that this is a terrible, ridiculous list. Jun 11, 2019 to celebrate the last 25 years in comics, were looking back at the greatest comic book artists from the last quarter century.
So we hope that you will enjoy the ten worst comic book gimmick covers of alltime. Hell, maybe its just because comic book artists arent fashion designers. But, it also cannot be denied that every now and then marvel has dropped the ball and. Maybe its because comic book fashion was looking to reinvent itself. But for every hawkeye theres also an aqualad or shudder mattereater. Captain america comic book published 1996 by marvel comics heroes reborn begins reintro nick fury liefeld cover art loeb scripts condition. The more comic books i read, the picker i find myself about, not just the writing, but the accompanying art and what it does to bring life to the story.
Sep 24, 2010 the term worst comic book of all time or worst comic ever gets bandied about quite a bit, and while there have been some recent strong contenders to that title make that one contender, such assessments lack some historical scope in order to make such a claim. He was a revolutionary and helped cofound image comics when all the hot artists ditched their classic gigs. But not every comic marvel published was a masterpiece in fact, some arent even good. The 10 greatest comic book artists of all time creative bloq. Check out the biggest editorial slipups in comic history.
It got to a point in the early 1990s when a comic book title not having a gimmick cover was seen as an insult towards that comic book. Now, its time to present 26 of the absolute best comic book covers of all time. Jon bogdanoves xfactor art in the early 90s is probably my least favorite ever, with igor kordeys new xmen fillins. In the case of liefeld, as this page from youngblood shows, he really was pretty awful in his time. This comic takes the thesis of xmen, and makes it not count. Because i am terrible at ranking things, ive just put them in chronological order. Ultimatum marvel jeph loeb used to be a good writer. There are a myriad of comic book artists who painstakingly research anatomy and medical photographs and watch cinematic masterpieces to try and emulate the great auteur principle of miseenscene. Post goodbad comic book art stop posting liefeld the.
Jul 20, 2016 the comic book tie in for the video game injustice. The book is regularly considered one of the worst comics of all time due to its confusing and rapidlychanging plots as well as its blatantly. Though a lot of cosplayers and fans might think of them as a cute couple, the reality is that harley quinn and the joker remain one of the worst comic book couples of all time. Jul 12, 2019 book riot has talked about the best comic book artists working today and what makes a great cover in general. Oct 28, 2019 i used to be a comic book reader and collector although i have not done so in quite a while, i am very entertained by this description of the worst comic series. What comic book artists are generally seen as having bad. We take a look at 40 of his worst offenses to the medium. Illustrator reacts to good and bad comic book art 2 duration. Who or which comic had the worst art in your opinion post scans. He is a terrible artist with no concept whatsoever of basic human anatomy, physics, or how things operate. This comic is mean, this comic is ugly the phillip tan art doesnt do it any favors, this comic is offensive, and this comic is all around bad. There was a time when people got kinda sick of bruce waynes crusade and decided to stop reading him. Jul 22, 2011 marvel comics is responsible for a complete revitalization of the comic book industry in the 60s, some of the greatest and most beloved characters and superhero stories in history, and helping to convince the mainstream that comic books are a legitimate art form. He kickstarted the atrocious new era of modern comics that spanned well into the mid 90s.
Sep 05, 2017 comic book movies are the biggest trend in entertainment right now, but the same genre that has brought us the dark knight trilogy, the mcu, dceu, and a growing number of comic book tv show. This is the book where iceman explodes out of a person, and makes a bad pee gag. Ive often wondered why there wasnt an imagethread of the worst, or conversely best, art to grace the comic book world. Marvels 1986 film howard the duck was an infamous flop across the board. Straczynski is one of the single greatest comic book artists of. Before anyone cries outrage at why george perez and walt simonson are not on this list, despite continuing to produce amazing work, please remember that were just talking about seminal works from the last 25 years.
Witch of the black rose broadsword until this last few months. I feel the same way about a lot of the horrible anime that my teenagers watch. I have a huge amount of respect for all of the artists i cover in todays video regardless fo whether im talking about some good or bad art from. Weve detailed the best of the best, but now we can see the downside of the success of those great covers. Let me know what you think of it and feel free to participate by making suggestions on improvements. Jan 29, 2020 comic book movies havent always been synonymous with big box offices and critical acclaim. What comic book artists are generally seen as having bad art. Sometimes theyre amazing, but other times, they really suck. In this video we talk about some comic book covers that are among the worst that have been published over the years.1298 1319 647 1546 1365 547 155 696 699 139 300 757 283 604 799 80 1417 57 1071 660 237 418 71 917 868 164 659 792 53 1414 886 819 1258 20 850