Tuesday, 22 February 2011
In Your Face!!! Ken Barr's Commando Covers
I love Ken Barr's work, he's known to many US enthusiasts for his superb renditions of Doc Savage, The Hulk and The Deadly Hands of Kung Fu as well as covers and artwork for James Warren's Creepy and Eerie magazines. But before he moved stateside in 1968 he was the man responsible for putting the grit, sweat and tungsten lighting into the covers that graced the bulk of the early years of Commando comics.
As we're currently celebrating fifty years of Commando, editor Calum Laird will be asking readers to suggest favorite issues they'd like to see reprinted.
So here's some ideas:
All images © DC Thomson 2011.
Check out the Commando website for more up to date information on this ever popular series of comics.
More to follow tomorrow.