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Bill Willingham

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In the late 1970s to early 1980s he drew fantasy ink pictures for the Dungeons & Dragons Basic and Expert game rulebooks. He first gained attention for his 1980s comic book series Elementals published by Comico, which he both wrote and drew. However, for reasons unknown, the series had trouble maintaining an original schedule, and Willingham's position in the industry remained spotty for many years. He contributed stories to Green Lantern and started his own independent, black-and-white comics series Coventry which lasted only 3 issues. He also produced the pornographic series Ironwood for Eros Comix.

In the late 1990s Willingham reestablished himself as a prolific writer. He produced the 13-issue Pantheon for Lone Star Press and wrote...more


This is a guide to getting into Fabletown and Beyond for those new and potentially new Fables readers. Especially those coming over from The Wolf Among Us, who may be refugees seeking additional time in Fabletown (welcome to you all).


There are many ways to read Fables, from inexpensive to more expensive.


By far, the most inexpensive way to read Fables is at your local library. Many libraries now...

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“I'm about to start reading it again, because what good is a story you only want to read once?”
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