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The Line it is Drawn #139 – A Comic Book Tribute to Ray Harryhausen

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Now on to the bit!

So every week, I ask a question here. You reply to it on our Twitter page (just write @csbg with your reply) and our blog sketch artists will each pick one of your suggestions and I will post them here every week. So every week you will have a new question and you will see the choices picked from the previous week. Here is an archive of all the previous editions of The Line It Is Drawn!

To qualify, you have to be following us when you reply – so go follow us and then give your answer to the following question/challenge (All suggestions due by Noon Pacific Friday).

The topic is…

With the new Star Trek film out this week, the theme is to team-up/mash-up comic book characters with Star Trek characters!

Read on for the sketches that came about courtesy of the last question/challenge!

Mash-up comic book characters with the films of the late, great Ray Harryhausen! Here is a filmography of his work to pick from.

Enjoy!

I’ll put them in alphabetical order based on the name of the Twitter user who made the suggestion.

All copyright and trademarks of the following characters are held by their respective owners! Click on any image to enlarge it!

B_Granderson suggested:

jla vs. flying saucers

Xum Yukinori drew this one. Here is his website.


B_Granderson suggested:

cyclops vs. cyclops

Nick Perks is the artist for this one. Here is his website. Nick continues to amaze us with pieces sent in from his business trip!


B_Granderson suggested:

tor in one million bc

Paul Hostetler did the art for this one. Here is his website.


B_Granderson suggested:

wonder woman versus medusa

Cynthia “Thea” Rodgers drew this one. Her website is here. And the whole world has to answer right now just to tell you once again, who’s bad. But you know who’s NOT bad? Amanda Rodgers, that’s who! She colored the below piece. You can check out her website here. Shamone!


BigMike20X6 suggested:

Clash of the Asgardians

Nick Perks is the artist for this one. Here is his website. TWO pieces while he’s away? MADNESS! Awesome, awesome MADNESS!


Howlermouse suggested:

Booster Gold and Blue Beetle runniing from the Harpies from Jason and the Argonauts. Damn Time Travel.

Sean McFarland is the artist for this one. Here is his website.


JohnnyUnusual suggested:

The Destroyer (from Thor) Vs. Minoton (from Sinbad and the Eye of the Tiger)

Josh Gowdy drew this one. His website is here.


LuciferanHeart suggested:

Fin Fang Foom vs. Mighty Joe Young

Chaz is the artist for this one (he decided to give Fin Fang Foom more of a serpentine body for the piece).


snakebitcat suggested:

Hellboy vs the Kraken from Clash Of the Titans.

Axel Medellin drew this one. His website is here.


Great tribute to a great film legend, folks!

Okay, now you readers beam yourselves to Twitter and tweet us suggestions for next week!