Comic Artist Evolution

A year-by-year retrospective of some of the greatest comic book artists to put pencil to paper. (plus some random comic goodness).

Bill Sienkiewicz 1983: Moon Knight #29-30
Color: Christie Scheele

After the story in issue #26, ‘Hit It,’ I felt that I’d climbed as high as I could with MK for now. I knew I couldn’t sustain it…

— Bill Sienkiewicz to Jim Shooter, on leaving the book

The last story Sienkiewicz drew for the series was a two parter that reunited Moon Knight with the character in whose story he first appeared. Sienkiewicz brings a great atmosphere to the story and provides us with a kick-ass Werewolf by Night that evolves the character beyond his original Lon Chaney-inspired incarnation.