Mark Waid


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in Hueytown, Alabama, The United States
March 21, 1962

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Mark Waid (born March 21, 1962 in Hueytown, Alabama) is an American comic book writer. He is best known for his eight-year run as writer of the DC Comics' title The Flash, as well as his scripting of the limited series Kingdom Come and Superman: Birthright, and his work on Marvel Comics' Captain America.

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I’m putting out an urgent public call to readers and fans, especially those who support the new and the innovative. I’m getting behind something I believe in, and I’m asking you to join me–and Brian K. Vaughan and Scott Snyder and Matt Fraction and Brian Bendis and Gail Simone and many, many other comics creators, all of whom have volunteered to talk to you about what we do and how we do it. We...

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Average rating: 3.97 · 232,540 ratings · 15,050 reviews · 1,600 distinct worksSimilar authors
Kingdom Come

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4.25 avg rating — 47,616 ratings — published 1996 — 45 editions
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Superman: Birthright

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4.13 avg rating — 9,996 ratings — published 2003 — 17 editions
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Archie, Vol. 1: The New Riv...

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JLA, Vol. 7: Tower of Babel

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4.11 avg rating — 5,869 ratings — published 2001 — 15 editions
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Daredevil, Volume 1

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Star Wars: Princess Leia

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Irredeemable, Vol. 1

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Kingdom Come #1 "Strange Vi...

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Archie, Vol. 2

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JLA: Year One

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Indestructible Hulk #1 Indestructible Hulk #2 Indestructible Hulk #3 Indestructible Hulk #4 Indestructible Hulk #5 Indestructible Hulk #6 Indestructible Hulk #7
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Incorruptible, Vol. 1 Incorruptible, Vol. 2 Incorruptible, Vol. 3 Incorruptible, Vol. 4 Incorruptible, Vol. 5 Incorruptible, Vol. 6 Incorruptible, Vol. 7
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3.70 avg rating — 3,623 ratings

Black Widow #1 Black Widow #2 Black Widow #3 Black Widow #4 Black Widow #5 Black Widow #6 Black Widow #7
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3.94 avg rating — 3,366 ratings

Black Widow, Volume 1: S.H.... Black Widow, Volume 2: No M...
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“Socrates should have written comics.”
Mark Waid

“Does Batman ever NOT have a plan...?”
Mark Waid, Kingdom Come #2 "Truth and Justice"

“...If you genuinely believe that only the death of a loved one can motivate a human being to take up a cause...then get your pathetic, cynical ass out of my way so I can do my job!”
Mark Waid, Daredevil, Volume 3

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