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Wizard Wildcats cover no logo by jimlee00 Wizard Wildcats cover no logo by jimlee00
Just to show I can draw something not Batman old cover for Wizard sans logo, cropping and whatnot. Wanted to go for 60's pop art coloring style/presentation.

Inks by Scott Williams. Colors by Alex Sinclair. Project still in the works. I wish I didn't have to sleep. So much more productive that way...
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13thRonin Featured By Owner Sep 29, 2017
I took a shot at inking it over blued pencils 11x17 without ever have seen Stott's amazing inks until now. I hope you don't mind.
VOODOO LOVES GRIFTER - Jim lee pencils my ink by 13thRonin
CrazyHenaway Featured By Owner Nov 28, 2014
Aw man, that brings back memories.  I'm pretty sure I still have a box of old Image comics stuff in the basement.  Jim, you were always my favourite comic artist.  Always blew me away, no matter what project you were working on.  Glad I stumbled across this.  :)
S-O-G-A Featured By Owner Aug 30, 2014
Absolutely love this one.
Jefferson-Shepherd Featured By Owner Jun 18, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
You should return to WildC.A.T.S someday!
rhinochild Featured By Owner May 4, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
loved WildC.A.T.S. back in the day!
goduvthundr76 Featured By Owner Oct 27, 2012
I loved your stuff on Wild I followed you from X-men to Image Comics back in the 90's & I thought your work on Wild Ca.t.s & Deathblow just blew the marvel stuff outta the water.
Ela-RoUx Featured By Owner Aug 30, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
wait...didnt i see a g.i. joe thing like this? with scarlett and snake? same pose and everything
tomaj9 Featured By Owner Jul 9, 2012
This is amazing!!!
blasttar009 Featured By Owner Feb 5, 2012
robertmarzullo Featured By Owner Jan 19, 2012  Professional Digital Artist
Nice work as always. I miss that book any chance of it coming back?
GabrielChoquette Featured By Owner Dec 6, 2011  Professional General Artist
One of my fav. books as a teen back in the 90's!
olternaut Featured By Owner Jul 30, 2011
Hey Jim it's been a while. You don't know me but I was a fan for years till I stopped reading comics. I've always loved your work. You're the only guy I think who did the X-Men Justice.
DutraGideon Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Grifter and Gambit. My two favorite from Jim Lee!
wayner8088 Featured By Owner Mar 28, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
"...I wish I didn't have to sleep..." LOL I've always told myself that all my life. But at least you solved the familyhood part. :O
maktown Featured By Owner Feb 24, 2011
glad to see you on DA Jim!
MercyInk87 Featured By Owner Feb 21, 2011
You, sir, are an inspiration. You are also very likely "the best there is at what you do." To be honest what you do is pretty awesome.
MrNotImmortal Featured By Owner Feb 8, 2011  Student Traditional Artist
i don't know anything about wildcats but this masked man looks awesome
John-McCall Featured By Owner Jan 4, 2011
Great stuff, Jim. I've been a fan every since uncanny X-men. Your are a master. Love the detail. You always makes me want to draw.
Sunbird0212 Featured By Owner Nov 10, 2010
Ooooooooooooo! Voodoo!!! I loved her! I actually tried to be her character for Halloween but never made it past the door...Go figure ;) Wildcats was Bomb! God! Those were the days! Some BADASS shiyot!
elBad Featured By Owner Oct 15, 2010
I know exactly how you feel! I wish I could clone myself for menial things like sleep and eating. That still might not work...

Anyway, love the image. It is still great going back and reading all of those great Wild C.A.T.S. issues. Any chance you'll do some more?
supermarioART Featured By Owner Oct 13, 2010  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Awesome work!;-)
cerebraleye Featured By Owner Aug 26, 2010  Professional Traditional Artist
Ah ...the good ole...decade. 1990's....where are we now.
Drunk01 Featured By Owner Aug 25, 2010
jim lee #1
zxerokool Featured By Owner Jul 21, 2010
Wow I have this comic...what a memorable era :)
Silvae84 Featured By Owner Jun 10, 2010
VODOOOO !! GRIFTER!!! I Love them!!!
IMKerrusin Featured By Owner May 27, 2010
Insomnia kills. If all else fails, Mr. Coffee would do the trick.

Very cool look. The background gives the image that feel for the era. Especially with the printing dot look.

The Pop Art Movement was a really interesting all on its own. Lichtenstein was one of my personal favorites during that era using the Comic style in his work.
nexusace Featured By Owner May 7, 2010
Eversince I first saw Grifter, he has been my favorite character.
elionangel Featured By Owner May 7, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
Wild c.a.t.s are one of my fav comic,
MERRYMADNESS Featured By Owner Apr 30, 2010
i wish you'd upload more wildcats work ^_^
ortizlgnd Featured By Owner Apr 23, 2010
I have a question I was hoping you could help me with. It has to do with the thin and thickness of lines. How do you do so? It seems that you use an angled or flat-edged or chisseled type of pencil or pen to give your lines more depth. Can you please tell me how you produce line where portions are thin and others are thicker? Id really appreciate the help.
stvnhthr Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2010
That is freak'n awesome. I can't wait for issue #2 of Wildcats!
TChij Featured By Owner Apr 12, 2010  Student Traditional Artist
You and Williams rock the fucking Casbah, man
AnandParker Featured By Owner Feb 26, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
Pretty awesome
Suave85 Featured By Owner Dec 23, 2009
Dude i love wildcats. This is dope.
SkinnyElbows Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2009
Great - nice colours and the halftone sets it all off a treat.
Stinger22005 Featured By Owner Aug 5, 2009
Looks great.
salivaverde Featured By Owner Jul 10, 2009
Wow man!!, You always surprise people!! I like your work always, You got to much to give to us, your fans; please never never stop to grow, to find new ways in art, never stop to give us that powerfull images, you and your team are very amazing, keep working like only you guys can. Congratulations, there's no one with that tremendous vision like you. Please always give more to us, we are hungry for your art.
el-train Featured By Owner Jul 23, 2009
kohpee Featured By Owner May 30, 2009
goddamn, i remember picking up WildC.A.T.s back in the day and it was the first series that got me seriously into comics, and Grifter was without a doubt the baddest sonuvabitch ever. just wanted to say thanks for creating such awesome characters and continuing to use your skills to make awesome artwork.

although i'm not a comic artist or illustrator (but rather motion graphics design/animation), your work was always a source of inspiration for me even as a young'n.
Rubiconn Featured By Owner May 7, 2009
This is one of my favorites of Pris and Cole - God, the detail!
arf Featured By Owner Apr 30, 2009  Professional Digital Artist
classic! loves it. :)
tZuB Featured By Owner Apr 23, 2009  Student Traditional Artist
this couple is amazing. they have some kind of appeal and obviously she is sexy! this pic is really beautiful
dsantiag Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2009  Professional General Artist
JamieFayX Featured By Owner Apr 12, 2009  Professional General Artist
wow really cool pic! what cover of wizard?
gugrazziano Featured By Owner Apr 11, 2009

You could post the pencils of the draw.
Addictionboy Featured By Owner Apr 10, 2009
You know, you should draw The Flash, I think you can do a good job on him...
Grifdaddy Featured By Owner Apr 7, 2009
Very slick.
Grif's a playa!
nightsabore Featured By Owner Apr 6, 2009  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Jadededge Featured By Owner Apr 6, 2009  Professional General Artist
amazing as always.grifter was always one of my faves
NicholasWatersArt Featured By Owner Apr 6, 2009  Hobbyist General Artist
To cool Mr. Lee, Would love to see more stuff from your Wildstorm days and even your Uncanny X-men and X-men time frame. Pencils and the what not, great stuff though as always.
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