Written by IvCNuB4
on Friday, March 22 2013 and posted in News with Benefits
Daniel's departure from Action Comics was PRE-PLANNED since last Fall
As announced yesterday, Tony Daniel is taking over as Writer and Artist for the remainder of the current arc on Action Comics which ends with issue # 21 (June). At that time he will take on assisting with a new "massive" project for DC.
In response to yesterday's announcement about Diggle leaving the title, Daniel posted on his Facebook page:
“Yes, many have heard, Andy Diggle left Action Comics after the first issue. I can only say I feel bad he made that decision. I think it was the wrong one, but that was his choice to make” .
“For the remainder of the arc I'll be working off his plots to finish out this first arc ... so essentially, I become 'scripter' in the credits w/ Andy as 'plotter'."
Daniel feels that people will like this arc and he's trying to stay as true as possible to Andy's plans for the story. In the end Daniel hopes that Diggle will find it somewhat recognizable as something Diggle took part in.
No other information has been provided yet on what Daniel's new "massive project" is.
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IvCNuB4 likes to maintain an air of mystery by never publicly revealing his true name unless you are one of the four lucky Outhouse posters he has PM'd it to. A life-long Chicago native, he was introduced to comics by his older brother's vast collection of Silver Age issues. When he is not at his day job as an IT geek or making the most of Chicago's three months of incredible summer, he can found spending way too much time with his very large, very loud Italian family. You will never find him on the likes of Facebook or Twitter as he scoffs at the necessity of most forms of social media.
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