Today on the Word Balloon Podcast Host John Siuntres and
writer/editor Ron Marz discusses the concept of the legacy hero
character in comic books. You'll hear Marz compare his Green
Lantern , Kyle Rayner toDani Baptiste, one of the current
holders of the Witchblade for Top Cow
The conversation begins with an in depth look at Witchblade
#116, which is a launching point for new readers, as Sara Pezzini
share the power of the Witchblade. Marz discusses some hints
in regards to the future of the series, and his current
collaborator artist Stjepan Sejic.
Marz also discusses his duties as an editor at Virgin
over-seeing their Shakti line of books, including Devi, Ramayan
Reloaded, and The Sadhu.
They also look back at Ron's years at writing for the
star wars books at Dark Horse, his time at Crossgen, working on
Scion with JIm Cheung,
The Path with Bart Sears, and Sojourn with Greg Land.
Future plans for Marz include In May, a new mini series for Virgin
Depak Chopra's BEYOND, an adaptation of a screenplay Chopra
Also the Devi/Witchblade crossover. In addition to the regular
Witchblade series (where Ron is committed til at least issue #150)
, he'll write this summer's Top Cow crossover mini
series Broken Trinity.
Later on this year for Dark Horse he will get back to his
co-creator owned Samurai Heaven and Earth vol 3 with artist Luke
another mini series Pantheon City with Canadian artist Clement