Apr 8, 2008
On This edition of the Word Balloon podcast, host John
Siuntres catches up with DC artist Mike Norton. The guy's been
busy, taking over the pencil duties on Green Arrow/Black
Canary from Cliff Chiang, starting with
this week's issue #7.
We'll also get a behind the scenes look at some new books on
the way this month and beyond...
Mike talks about drawing this month's Blue
Beetle all Spanish issue #26, written by Jai Nitz , and
he's drawn three weeks of back up stories, in the upcoming DC
weekly,Trinity, collaborating with the
legendary veteran Jerry Ordway.
He also talks about wrappingThe All New Atom,
and reflects about working with writer Gail Simone, His work
on Metamorpho Year One with Dan Jurgens, and
The Image Book Loaded Bible 3 written by Tim Seely, and drawn by
Norton and Chris Johnson .
Norton is a podcaster too. He co-host's the CrankCast with
artist Chris Crank. Norton Crank and Siuntres
participated in last year's 24 hr comic podcast with many
other comic book artists and podcasters. John and Mike discuss the
prospects of attempting another 24 hr marathon show.