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    Straight Outta a Comic Book [SUPPORTER] Symson's Avatar
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    Love 100 Artists Celebrate Kirby's 100 Birthday



    In this 100th year celebration of Jack Kirby, how about we get a hundred artists to draw 100 characters created by The King; whom we all draw inspiration from in our comicbook art.

    One hundred characters or teams have been carefully selected to represent all periods from The King’s career. Digital files will be submitted at the proportional size of 6.625“ x 10.25“ and will be 300 dpi. One character per artist.

    We then put it together as a plain vanilla .CBR and an interactive PDF with everyone getting the credit they deserve

    The layout of the issue will be roughly:

    1. Cover

    2. A short text piece about Kirby

    3. Bio about Kirby.

    4. The pin-ups or sequential pages created by the 100 artists. However, you want to pay tribute to him based on the character selected.

    5. Credit pages with each artist providing name or username, country, favorite Kirby issue, your web-site link. Put this information in the message field when you upload to Dropbox.

    6. Back cover

    This will not be printed. It is strictly for download by the participating artists and whoever has the link.

    Due date to submit completed art is ASAP. Art can be in color or black & white. Do what you are best at; drawing or painting.

    Deadline extended until we get 100 artists.

    Okay, lets celebrate!

    Start by putting in your bid for the character you want to draw in the comments below. Indicate your request by name.

    Here are some additional choices, not on the list below.

    Prefer you to use the original Kirby designs and not redesigns done by artists afterwards.

    The original post will be updated as slots are filled by artists.

    JPGs can be shared in this thread.

    PSD or TIF files should be uploaded.

    Final files - size of 6.625“ x a“ and will be 300 dpi (25MB max) can uploaded to this Dropbox.

    No logos on the final art, please.

    A
    Absorbing Man - Luis Vives
    Ajax - Leonardo Colapietro
    Angry Charlie - Kurt Stoskopf
    Annihilus - Zone NewYorkPicasso
    Ant-Man - Santosh Tiwari

    B
    Big Barda - Jeloschi
    Black Bolt - BeeCo
    Black Panther (comics) - Juggertha
    Black Racer (DC Comics) - Crimson Spider
    Boy Commandos (entire team) - Marty Nozz
    Brotherhood of Evil Mutants (original team)
    Bucky Barnes - Luis Germosen Jr

    C
    Captain America - bedtime143
    Celestials (any one or all) - Anthony Pugh
    Challengers of the Unknown (entire team) -

    D
    Darkseid - Blamito
    Deep Six (DC Comics, entire team)
    Devil Dinosaur - Orphangrinder
    Doctor Doom - sirandal
    Dragon Man - Ekotek

    E
    Ego the Living Planet - Dan 3000
    Enchantress (Marvel Comics) - Wender1
    Eternals (any one or entire team) - Exoravant
    Etrigan the Demon - Dann
    Executioner (comics) - Hangman

    F
    Fantastic Four (entire original team) - Veritas71
    Female Furies (entire team) - Eran Aviani
    Fighting American - Bong Kimyan
    Fin Fang Foom - Wilson Ramos, Jr.
    Fly (Archie Comics) - Shaw
    Forager (comics) - ramon714
    Forever People (any one or entire team) - Earl Crump II (Divine Art Online)
    Frightful Four (entire original team) - Stoat
    Nick Fury (S.H.I.E.L.D agent) - Lord Dubu

    G
    Galactus - Fatmancomics
    Giant-Man (Hank Pym) - Solanki
    Granny Goodness - D.C.
    Groot - Einar
    Guardian (DC Comics) - Tom (Robin) Lyle

    H
    Hela - Pep
    Hercules (Marvel Comics) - Marcus Kelligrew
    High Evolutionary - Christopher Chamberlain
    Hulk - Scmarooney

    I
    Infinity-Man - Darrell Goza
    Inhumans (entire original team) - Richard Dominguez
    Iron Man - Ratcrack

    J
    Juggernaut - CrazyMobius

    K
    Kamandi - Symson
    Kang the Conqueror - Golgotha
    Klarion the Witch Boy - reedrothchild29
    Klaw (Marvel Comics) - Joe Martino
    Krang (Marvel Comics) - WILLETT

    L
    Lockjaw - John Paterson
    Lightray -
    Loki - JC Immortal

    M
    Machine Man - David McClain
    Mad Thinker - Pete Tha Creep
    Magneto - MetaAbe
    Manhunter - Tom Kelly
    Medusa - Josem
    Metron - Southpaw
    Mister Miracle - Sdowner
    M.O.D.O.K. - Pencilero
    Mole Man - Basilisk

    N
    New Gods (any one or entire team) - Ian Dorian
    Newsboy Legion (entire team) - Michael Kasinger

    O
    Odin (comics) - Daniele Garbugli
    OMAC (Buddy Blank) - Gregory Giordano (Flameape)
    Orion - Mike James

    P
    Parademon - LucaBulgheroni
    Psycho-Man - Crazyjedichicken
    Puppet Master -

    Q
    Quasimodo (comics) - James Reddington
    Quicksilver (comics) - Josh Figueroa

    R
    Radioactive Man (comics) - Juan Manuel Almirón (J.M.A.)
    Red Skull - Hadesillustration
    Ronan the Accuser - VagabondX

    S
    Sandman (DC Comics) - Jon (Superman) Bogdanove
    Scarlet Witch - Seithe
    Sentinel - ChrisH
    Sharon Carter (Agent 13) - Doomsmith
    Sgt. Fury and his Howling Commandos (entire team) - letsgowijaya
    Sif (comics) - Hawkswift
    Silver Star - Michael Gerlich
    Silver Surfer - Slyaguilar
    Sky Masters (entire team)
    Super-Skrull - Teratophile

    T
    Thing - Battlewraith
    Thor (Marvel Comics) - Almayer
    Tigra (DC Comics) - Fallenangel
    Two-Gun Kid - Wilson Ramos, Jr.

    U
    Uatu - RonB

    V
    Vision (Timely Comics) - Brian Romero

    W
    Adam Warlock - Shane Campos
    Warriors Three (entire team) - Paul (X-Men)Smith
    Wasp - Always Drawing
    Wonder Man - Joseph Dredd

    X
    X-Men (entire original team) - Diesel

    Z
    Arnim Zola - 1peace
    Baron Zemo - Rick Lucey
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    I don't know exactly what you mean by number, but I'll do Big Barda. Also, some of the choices are teams, like the X-Men, which character may want to clarify since he didn't necissarily have anything to do with a lot of the more modern ones like Wolverine or Gambit for example. Also for others, like the FF, should they do the whole team, or should individual members listed? Lastly, are you classifying Nick Fury S.H.I.E.L.D agent and Sgt. Fury as separate entities? Not trying to make things difficult, just making observations.
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    Good observations, Jeloschi, thanks.

    I was originally going to number them and bagged that idea. I clarified the other points.
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    Cool project
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    This sounds awesome! I want Devil Dinosaur!

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    I'd like the wasp, if available. Great idea.

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    Me likey. I'll take the Fantastic Four.
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    Damn it man, too many awesome characters...

    I'll take whichever of these is currently available, in order of priority:

    M.O.D.O.K.
    Granny Goodness
    Darkseid
    OMAC
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    Okay, Orphangrinder, Always Drawing, Veritas71 and Pencilero, you all are locked in. Thanks for joining in, everyone!

    Now we are Six.
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    I'd like darkseid if pencilero is doing one of his other choices
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