tist/writer/creator Michael Golden has a legion of fan followers that have been clamoring for him to attend conventions. He usually gruffly declines, preferring to stay in his studio and draw. He has an even greater number of artist’s in the industry who cite him as an influence. The “artists artist” as it were.

Know for his detailed pencil work on “The ‘Nam,” “Micronauts,” “G.I. Joe Yearbook,” “Marvel Fanfare” #1-4 and “Dr. Strange #55, ” among many more, Golden, modestly never says which is his own personal favorite.

Other noteable milestones in Golden’s career include the creation of “Bucky O’Hare” with Larry Hama, which led to an animated series and toy line designed by Michael.

As a cover artist, Golden has penciled everything from Batman and Captain America to Vampirella…

Present at FACTS: 2008