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Mar
17

Leprechauns aren’t the only creatures clad in green

As St. Patrick’s Day celebrations cover most of the world, we’re nearly overwhelmed with images of leprechauns, or little men that represent fairies from ancient Irish folklore. Yet these aren’t the only magical beings man has imagined clad in green.

Here’s an ode to some of the brilliant sci-fi, comic, and fantasy artists out there who have taken popular characters from books, films, and more and added their own creative spin.

Green Fairy by Brian Froud

Poison Ivy by Kay C

Slimer by Tim Kelly

Green Hornet by Chuck Moore

Frankenstein by Rainer F. Engel

Rydia (Final Fantasy IV) by Unknown

The Incredible Hulk (original concepts)

Green Alien by Keith Trimm

Hal Jordan as Parallax by Tom Fleming

An Orion (Star Trek) by Gavin de Lint

FCBD 2010 Kizoic Presents: Shrek

Army of the Dead (LOTR) by Weta Workshop

Speaking of Lord of the Rings

Minas Morgul by Stardock

And though this is not exactly sci-fi or fantasy, no St. Patty’s Day would be without the Green Man from It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia (a show I had the opportunity of being in!)…

Green Man from It's Always Sunny

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Jan
18

Marvel Over ‘Dark Tower’ Comic Book Art

By Kristen Nedopak  //  Fantasy, Film & TV, Visual Art  //  Comments Off on Marvel Over ‘Dark Tower’ Comic Book Art

In lieu of news that Ron Howard and team are turning King’s epic western/fantasy novels into a television series and set of three films, I wanted to share some of the amazing artwork created for Marvel’s Comic Dark Tower: The Gunslinger Born. It’ll give you a taste of the dark insanity you’re in store for!

The incredible team who ‘created’ it: Robin Furth, Peter David, Jae Lee, Richard Isanove, Chris Eliopoulos, Chuck Verrill and Stephen King.

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