Although Mr. Byrne has constantly been surrounded by controversy, you can’t help but acknowledge his impressive contribution to the comic book world. Most known for his work with Chris Claremont on Uncanny X-Men and his acclaimed 5 year run as writer/penciler for Fantastic Four in the 80s, he’s really paved his way to the top of the comic legend list. It has been said that John Byrne has worked in some way on almost every major superhero.
Let’s look back at some of Byrne’s coolest pencils…
One of the greatest classic Marvel characters ever! Astronaut John Jameson (son to J. Jonah Jameson) found the mythical Godstone gem while exploring the moon. Little did he know moonlight would activate the gem and transform him into the anti-hero Man-Wolf!
Here’s some of my ever-growing MW collection…
The great John Romita Sr! So many amazing classic Marvel comics under his belt. But what I love most about JRS is the way he draws ol’ Spidey. Take a look!