I fancied drawing Lobo today, so I got out my set of the original Lobo comics (with art by Simon Bisley), and got inspired.
I love these books so much. I was in high school in New York when they came out, and I had bought them at the comic book shop near my school (West Side Comics on 86th street, which, after a search on Google Street View recently I’m saddened to see isn’t there anymore).
I couldn’t get enough of these books, and it was the first time I ever bought two copies of each issue – one set to read over and over again, and one set to preserve.
Ah, good times.
Anyway, here’s my homage to Lobo and Bisley, for Inktober day 19: