Heroes have existed for as long as we could imagine things, but superheroes really started rolling into existence thanks to a woman’s story. I’m talking about Baroness Emma “Emmuska” Magdalena Rosalia Maria Josepha Barbara Orczy. Her hero, the Scarlet Pimpernel, started this metaphorical ball rolling.
Robert Xavier Burden paints toys. He is a modern-day, classically-skilled, master artist. For the last ten years, the focus of his work, and consequently his life, has been creating grand-scale paintings that interweave the toys of our collective youth with ornate patterns and motifs inspired by gothic stained glass, French tapestries, Eastern mandalas and even […]
Joseph P. Illidge (@JosephPIllidge) is a man of many hats. He is the Senior Editor for Lion Forge Comics, a writer of Solarman, a columnist at CBR, a former editor for DC Comics, and a former editor of Milestone Comics. At Lion Forge, he’s spearheading a new superhero universe called Catalyst Prime. Readers will enter this new world with […]
Rob Salkowitz is a columnist for various outlets from ICv2 to Forbes, and an author of multiple books, including “Comic-Con and the Business of Pop Culture.” He’s also a consultant, educator and speaker on various subjects related to nerdom. Rob teamed up with Eventbrite in 2014 to analyze survey data from over 2500 convention goers […]