Articles by Zack Smith


Chaykin talks "Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser"

Last week, Dark Horse reintroduced readers to "Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser" via reprints of the Epic Comics adaptations by Howard Chaykin and Mike Mignola. CBR News spoke with Chaykin for some perspective.


Devilish Anniversary, Part 1: Wagner talks All Things Grendel

With the 25th anniversary of "Grendel" upon us, Dark Horse is celebrating with a remastered hardcover of "Devil by the Deed" and the "Grendel Archive Edition." CBR News presents the first of our two part discussion with Matt Wagner on his history with the character.


Touring The Marvel Adventures Universe, Part II

Our in-depth look at the Marvel's all-ages line concludes with a discussion of Marvel Adventures' unique distribution system; the challenges of producing single-issue stoies; and an complete eight page preview of "Marvel Adventures: Avengers" #9!


Touring The Marvel Adventures Universe, Part I

Marvel Comics' all-ages line has become popular with children and adults alike, and CBR News sat down with some of the writers and editors behind Marvel Adventures to see what makes this new universe go 'round.


Your Roots: J.H. Williams III Looks Back on "Chase"

J.H. Williams III may be a well-known DC exclusive artist today, but it was the 1998 series "Chase" that first put him on the map. We caught up with Williams to learn about what the title meant for his career and to him personally.


Chasing The Past: Looking Back on "Chase" with Johnson

Eight years ago, Dan Curtis Johnson, J.H. Williams II and Mick Gray were working on a little book called "Chase." While it only lasted 10 issues, the book still has a loyal following and it's ideas are still part of the DCU today. We spoke with Johnson for a look back.