Denny O’Neil took over editing the Batman books in the 90’s and oversaw some major storylines including Knightfall and No Man’s Land.  Here he describes what it was like in those days and the particular challenges of coordinating large scale events. Denny O’Neil talks about editing the Batman books in the 90’s from The Comic […]

Denny O’Neil tells his stories of starting out in comics and working for Stan Lee at Marvel in the silver age of comics. Denny O’Neil talks about working for Stan Lee in the Silver Age from The Comic Archive on Vimeo.

I think all the best villains articulate something, stand for something. The Joker: chaos unleashed. Lex Luthor: concern for the big things means losing sight of the small. They’re often one trait of a balanced mind magnified to the point of unbalance. They’re also often children’s fantasies of lives lived without acknowledging civilisation’s limits. (It’s […]