Fan-favorite writer Ron Marz will be coming to Nickel City Con all three days this May! Ron has been writing comics for more than two decades, starting his career with a lengthy run on Silver Surfer for Marvel. Since then, he has worked for virtually every major publisher and compiled a long list of credits, including stints on Thor for Marvel, Green Lantern and Superboy for DC Comics, Star Wars for Dark Horse, and as a staff writer for CrossGen Comics.
Among Marz’s more recent work is his historic run on Witchblade for Top Cow/Image, the Skylanders series for IDW, John Carter: Warlord of Mars for Dynamite, and The Protectors from Athlitacomics, working with former NFL player Israel Idonije. He is the Editor-in-Chief and Lead Writer for the revived Ominous Press, penning Dread Gods, Demi-God, and Beasts of the Black Hand. Marz is also the new writer on Fathom from Aspen Comics.
Marz’s creator-owned series include the all-ages tale Dragon Prince at Top Cow; the historical adventure Samurai: Heaven and Earth, and the science-fiction story Pantheon City, at Dark Horse; and the vampire tale Shinku at Image Comics. Marz and acclaimed artist Stjepan Sejic also have teamed for Ravine, a series of creator-owned fantasy graphic novels from Top Cow. Marz is also very proud of his most recent work editing the Ominous Press graphic novel Kicking Ice; an all-ages book about girls playing ice hockey written by Stephanie Phillips, drawn by Lee Moder, and colored by Marissa Louise; in partnership with the National Women’s Hockey League (NWHL).