Northeast ComicCon & Collectibles Extravaganza always tries to provide quality creatives for young aspiring writers and creators to meet with and get good input. Joining our Nov. 29 – Dec. 1, 2019 event at the Boxboro Regency Hotel & Conference Center will be SquirrelGirl co-creator (with the legendary Jack Kirby) along with author of many novels, Will Murray.
Mr. Murray is the author of more than 70 novels, including 20 posthumous Doc Savage collaborations with Lester Dent under the name Kenneth Robeson, as well as 40 entries in the long-running Destroyer series. He has pitted the Man of Bronze against King Kong in Skull Island and teamed him up with The Shadow in The Sinister Shadow and Empire of Doom. His first Tarzan novel is titled Return to Pal-ul-don. His second is King Kong vs. Tarzan, a project first envisioned by film producer Merian C. Cooper back in 1935. Other Murray novels star Nick Fury, Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D., Mack Bolan and the Martians of the Mars Attacks! franchise.
For various anthologies, Murray has written the adventures of such classic characters as Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Spider-Man, Ant-Man, The Hulk, The Spider, The Avenger, The Green Hornet, Sherlock Holmes, Cthulhu, Herbert West, Honey West, The Secret 6, Sky Captain and Lee Falk¹s immortal Ghost Who Walks, The Phantom. He also contributed to the Planet of the Apes franchise and co-created The Unbeatable SquirrelGirl for Marvel Comics with Jack Kirby.
He currently writes “Will Murray’s 20th Century Panopticon,” a column for Twomorrow’s new nostalgia magazine, Will Murray’s 20th Century Panopticon, where he explores pop culture favorites like Casper the Friendly Ghost, The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis, Honey West, Jonny Quest and many others.