Roy Thomas

Roy Thomas is a legendary comic book writer and editor. His massive credits include The Avengers, X-Men, Conan The Barbarian, The Amazing Spider-Man, Fantastic Four, The Defenders, The Invaders, All-Star Squadron, Infinity Inc., Thor, Avengers West Coast, Sgt. Fury and his Howling Commandos, Marvel Team Up, What If, Doctor Strange, Arak: Son of Thunder, Wonder Woman, Secret Origins, Young All-Stars, Red Sonja, Xena: Warrior Princess, Hercules: The Legendary Journeys, and much more!

Roy was the 2nd Editor-in-Chief of Marvel Comics, taking over the position from Stan Lee, and is the creator or co-creator of dozens of characters, including The Vision, Man-Thing, Ultron, Carol Danvers, Morbius the Living Vampire, Doc Samson, Valkyrie, Werewolf by Night, Brother Voodoo, Iron Fist, Yellowjacket, Black Knight, Ghost Rider, Adam Warlock, Captain Carrot and His Amazing Zoo Crew!, and Killraven.

Roy Thomas collaborated on the screenplays for two movies with Gerry Conway, the animated feature Fire and Ice (1983) and Conan the Destroyer (1984).

He is the Editor of Alter Ego magazine published by TwoMorrows Publishing, and wrote 75 Years of Marvel: From the Golden Age to the Silver Screen for Taschen.


Roy Thomas will be appearing on Friday and Saturday. He will be located at Booth #1809.


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