Thursday, June 2, 2011

Making a Splash: Mike Grell's Warlord Part Two

Hey, hey, hey, Groove-ophiles! Today we're gonna look at the rest of the all-Mike Grell splashes from Warlord issues  8-14 (May 1977-May 1978). (We looked at issues 1-7 here, remember?) During this run, Travis Morgan (aka The Warlord) trades in his super-heroic leather outfit for the skimpiest fur loincloth in the history of loincloths, but Grell makes it work okay. Iron Mike was firing on all cylinders with these splashes, baby! Dig 'em!

Joe Rubenstein did a fine job of inking ish 15, then Vinnie Colletta finished out the Groovy Age as inker with issues 16-40. Colletta's inks weren't bad over Grell's pencils, but they were certainly different. We'll look at those issues in the future if enough of you ask for it. It's up to you, Groove-ophiles!



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