100 Top Creators Celebrate Jack Kirby’s Greatest Work
240-page FULL-COLOR Hardcover Edition (LIMITED TO 1000 COPIES) - Edited by John MORROW and Jon B. COOKE
This is a LIMITED EDITION HARDCOVER version of KIRBY100, featuring all the original contents of the softcover version (see description below), but with a full-color wrapped hardcover, and an extra 16-page color section of Kirby’s 1960s Deities concept drawings, not found in the softcover edition.
The party starts here! TwoMorrows and the Jack Kirby Collector magazine celebrate Jack Kirby’s 100th birthday in style with the release of KIRBY100, a full-color visual holiday for the King of comics! It features an all-star line-up of 100 comics pros who critique key images from Kirby’s 50-year career, admiring his page layouts, dramatics, and storytelling skills, and lovingly reminiscing about their favorite characters and stories. Featured are Bruce Timm, Alex Ross, Walter Simonson, John Byrne, Joe Sinnott, Steve Rude, Adam Hughes, Wendy Pini, John Romita Sr., Dave Gibbons, P. Craig Russell, and dozens more of the top names in comics. Their essays serve to honor Jack’s place in comics history, and prove (as if there’s any doubt) that Kirby is King! This double-length book is edited by John Morrow and Jon B. Cooke, with a Kirby cover inked by Mike Royer.
The SOFTCOVER Edition (with 16 fewer pages than the Hardcover edition) can be found HERE!
This product will be in stock on Friday 18 August, 2017.