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Dark Knight 111: The Master Race Book 1 (Jill Thompson Variant)

Condition: Near Mint

Format: Comic

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Key Features
Author(s) Frank Miller and Brian Azzarello
Illustrator Adam Kubert and Klaus Jansen
Publisher DC
Date of Publication 2016
Language English
Format Comic
Subject Batman
Publication Data
Place of Publication U.S.A.
Country of Publication U.S.A.

DK 111: The Master Race Book 1 Information about the story and characters in this issue can be found at Dark Knight III: The Master_Race 1

Author Biography

Frank Miller is an American comic book writer, novelist, inker, screenwriter, film director, and producer best known for his comic book stories and graphic novels such as Ronin, Daredevil: Born Again, The Dark Knight Returns, Batman: Year One, Sin City, and 300. He created the comic book characters Elektra for Marvel Comics' Daredevil series, and a female version of the Robin character, Carrie Kelley, for DC Comics.

He also directed the film version of The Spirit, shared directing duties with Robert Rodriguez on Sin City and Sin City: A Dame to Kill For, and produced the film 300. His film Sin City earned a Palme d'Or nomination, and he has received every major comic book industry award. In 2015, Miller was inducted into the Will Eisner Award Hall of Fame.

Brian Azzarello is an American comic book writer and screenwriter. Azzarello's first published comics work was "An Undead Evolution", a text article in Cold Blooded #1 (May 1993) published by Northstar. His first story for DC Comics was "Ares" which appeared in Weird War Tales vol. 2 #1 (June 1997). He and artist Eduardo Risso launched the 100 Bullets series for Vertigo in August 1999. In addition to 100 Bullets,he was assigned to write both the Batman and Superman titles in 2003. In 2011 he began writing The New 52 relaunch of the Wonder Woman series, collaborating with artist Cliff Chiang. Azzarello and artist Lee Bermejo are collaborating on the Batman: Damned limited series for DC's Black Label imprint.
- Wikipedia

Artist Biography

Andrew (Andy) Kubert is the son of Muriel and Joe Kubert, His siblings include a sister, Lisa, and brothers David, Daniel, and Adam.[He graduated from The Kubert School, which was founded by his father in Dover.
Andy Kubert started his comics career at DC Comics in 1980 and . His first credited artwork was in Sgt. Rock #393 (1984), Adam Strange[9] and the Batman versus Predator intercompany crossover. He is best known for his work at Marvel Comics, specifically the company's X-Men titles. Kubert was one of the artists of the "X-Cutioner's Song" storyline which ran through the X-Men titles in 1992 and drew the wedding of Cyclops and Jean Grey in X-Men #30 (March 1994). Kubert drew the Amazing X-Men limited series as part of the "Age of Apocalypse" storyline in 1995. With writers Bill Jemas, Joe Quesada and Paul Jenkins, Kubert produced the Origin limited series which revealed the early history of Wolverine. Kubert collaborated with novelist Neil Gaiman on the Marvel 1602 eight-issue limited series published from November 2003 to June 2004.

Both Kubert and his brother, Adam, signed exclusive contracts to work for DC Comics in 2005.[17][18] Andy Kubert became the penciller of the Batman series and with writer Grant Morrison introduced the Damian Wayne character.

In late 2009, DC announced that Andy Kubert was working on two DC stories, one featuring Batman, the other featuring the DCU. Kubert's father Joe inked over his pencils on the first two issues of DC Universe: Legacies, a 10 issue series chronicling the history of the DC Universe. Andy Kubert contributed to Batman #700, teaming again with Grant Morrison to tell another tale of Damian Wayne as Batman in the future as part of the oversized anniversary issue. In 2011 Kubert illustrated the DC miniseries Flashpoint. In 2013 Kubert wrote and drew Damian: Son of the Batman, a four-issue mini series about Robin in an alternate future. Kubert was one of the artists on The Dark Knight III: The Master Race which was co-written by Frank Miller and Brian Azzarello.