It was almost a year into my run on New Mutants that I was offered the opportunity to both write and draw the book. As with any creative endeavor, the old guard changeth and Louise Simonson was moving on after a long and successful run. Our sales had more than quadrupled by this point and the book was riding a wave of surging popularity with retailers and fans alike. the introduction of Cable had created a stir and driven increased attention to … [Read more...]



It's safe to say that there is no one on the planet more thrilled with the release of the X-Force Omnibus today. Feels like I've waited some twenty-three years for this and then I realize that, no, I really have waited twenty-three years for this! And so have you, the reader and fans that put this series over the top. I figured that there was no better time to share the insight and history that went in to creating this historical and record … [Read more...]



THE CABLE CONUNDRUM As I reflect on this period at Marvel, I hope that I'm communicating that this is by far my favorite period in my career. It was sky's the limit and I was very fortunate to gain access to some of my favorite characters and comics that I had treasured growing up. My experience at Marvel during this time was amazing, my peers and I were provided a tremendous opportunity to let our creativity and imaginations explode on the … [Read more...]



New Deadpool images continue to arrive as the hype builds for the most anticipated Marvel game in a decade! These new images find Deadpool in violent conflicts with all sorts of nemesis, including another popular Liefeld creation, CABLE! Great swordplay is a signature of any Deadpool action and looks to be essential in Deapool's gameplay! Where's John Woo when you need him? Double fisted double taps galore are in store when the … [Read more...]

CABLE UP! A History of Cable Merchandise pt. 1


Deadpool certainly gets the majority of the attention in recent years, but it was Cable that kicked everything off in the right direction for me some twenty-three years back. I've been fortunate enough that many of the characters I contributed to the X-Men pantheon have remained popular but I'd be lying if I didn't cop to the fact that I enjoy the Cable's resonance and his connection to the fans. Cable has had some fantastic merchandise in … [Read more...]

LIEFELD SLATE Interview! Un-edited, Unfiltered.

There is a nice article covering Glory, Prophet and all things Extreme that went up on SLATE.COM this morning. It is however very abbreviated when considering the length and depth of our interview. I have not submitted to phone interviews for the last decade because I find that much gets lost in the translation. I only participate in interviews where I have a transcript. With that in mind, I have printed the entire, un-edited Q &A below. I … [Read more...]

THE GODYSSEY! What is it?


The Godyssey is one of the many projects I've been working on the past few months. It was announced as a film in development with Uber-producer Todd Garner and his Broken Road productions with Sean Robins and my manager Brooklyn Weaver joining as producers. But I'm getting ahead of myself, first some background... Earlier this year while I was directing the creative fortunes of four DC titles, I had pitched an Expendables style project that … [Read more...]

EXTREME WAR! Glory #33 Preview!


One of my favorite books that I have ever had the good fortune of publishing is the current GLORY run by Joe Keatinge and Ross Campbell. The stories are imaginative, twisted and the stakes are high, the art is eye-poppingly gorgeous. Here is a sneak peek at issue #33 as the Glory saga reaches its penultimate chapter. Ross went all sorts of detail crazy on these pages as witnessed by this impressive two page spread. Can you name all the Extreme … [Read more...]



The past few years, every single statue manufacturer from Bowen to Sideshow and Kotobuyika have bid on the rights to produce high end collectible DEADPOOL statues. The result has been a virtual treasure trove of dynamic new Deadpool sculptures. From busts to articulated, full figure statues, Deadpool sculpts now appear with great regularity. The craft and sculpting detail in these statues is nothing short of phenomenal. For those of you who are … [Read more...]