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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
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Bill will be at C2E2 all days during the convention and when he’s not at a panel (listed below), he’ll be at Booth N12, which you can find on the .


Saturday April 25

Title: Mark and Bill Fix Comics

Time: 12:30PM – 1:30PM

Location: Room S405b


Description: Mark Waid and Bill Willingham don’t quite see eye to eye on everything, including what’s wrong in their chosen field and how to fix it. In this hou...

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