The Line It Is Drawn #30 – Dwayne McDuffie Tribute

Go follow Comics Should Be Good on Twitter (if you have Twitter, that is - if you don't, you can go sign up). Here is our Twitter page... http://twitter.com/csbg. And here are the Comics Should Be Good writers who are on Twitter (the links go to the person's Twitter account) - myself, Greg Hatcher, Chad Nevett, Kelly Thompson, Sonia Harris Danielle Leigh, Melinda Beasi and Michelle Smith!

The blog's Twitter account updates whenever a new post is put up on the blog, so it's an easy way to keep up with the blog. In addition, I post new content on the blog's Twitter account. As an incentive to follow us, if we reach 3,000 followers, I'll either do another extra edition of Comic Book Legends Revealed the week we hit 3,000 or I will do another Month of Greatest Stories Ever Told (your choice)!

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 SIX 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 top six choices from the previous week.

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 9:00 PM Pacific, Thursday, March 3rd).

Next week's theme is...

As suggested by our own Daniel Irizarri, come up with scenarios where a current comic book characters meets up with him/herself when he/she first appeared. To wit, what would the current Batman react to purple gloves "carries a gun" Batman?

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

In honor of the late, great Dwayne McDuffie, team-up a comic book character with a creation of McDuffie's, whether it be one of his many Milestone creations or one of his other characters, like Damage Control or his take on Deathlok


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!

Mic's piece will be around later in the week. Sean will fill-in today!

almostahermit suggested:

Milestone's Hardware and DC's Steel, in JLU animated style.

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

(click on the image to enlarge)

b_granderson suggested:

static and captain america, with static using his powers so static is flying on garbage can lid and cap is flying on his shield

Chaz Folgar is the artist for this one. Here is his website.

(click on the image to enlarge)

b_granderson suggested:

rocket and static team-up with batgirl and red robin

George Zapata is the artist for this one. Here is his website.

(click on the image to enlarge)

b_granderson suggested:

icon arm wrestling superman


static's jaw drops as lightning (from the JSA - attractive lightning powered teenage girl) walks by

which Nick Perks combined into one piece. Here is Nick's website.

(click on the image to enlarge)

BigMike20X6 suggested:

Static gets Thor's hammer

Caanan Grall is the artist for this one. Here is his website

(click on the image to enlarge)

superbatgibson suggested:

Static and Spidey

Daniel Irizarri is the artist for this one. Here is his website. Daniel also wanted to remind people about the McDuffie tribute that Project Rooftop is doing, too. He submitted a re-design for Static. So look for that at Project Rooftop soon!

(click on the image to enlarge)

Thanks so much to all of the suggestion-givers and, of course, our awesome artists!

Now go make suggestions for next week's theme!!

NOTE: If you wish to participate in March's Reader Gallery, be sure to drop me an e-mail with a JPEG of your drawing (you can submit up to two drawings per month) by 3pm Pacific on Thursday, March 10th! Use any topic that has been featured on The Line It It Drawn (I'd prefer you use stuff from February's editions, but I won't hold you to that)!

DC's Evil Nth Metal Man Will Kill One of the Metal Men in November

More in Comics