Vintage Superhero Illustrations (7 total)


Inspired by Bruce Timm's angular and simplified style character designs in Batman: The Animated Series, Illinois-based illustrator Mike Myers has created a very cool set of vintage superhero illustrations.

"I really really love imagery that can express an idea without overdoing it visually," he tell us. "I'm a huge fan of Olly Moss, who has been really making a name for himself with some wonderful design work, most of which I would consider to be minimalist design."







Watch for DC villains and Marvel comic book characters sometime in the near future!

Michael Myers' website

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Comment by Alyssa Anda on April 20, 2011 at 12:00pm
Everyone is entitled to their opinion. Mine is that I like it without faces. :) I can see where you are coming from though. Thanks for commenting :)
Comment by Matthew Palma on April 19, 2011 at 6:22pm
or at least have a shadow over the face or something
Comment by Matthew Palma on April 19, 2011 at 6:22pm
like the superman and wonder woman ones i dont like, they seem incomplete to me. unless mike cant draw faces and it would have ruined the picture then it makes sense to leave them out (something i would do haha)
Comment by Alyssa Anda on April 19, 2011 at 12:41pm
@Matthew-It adds to the picture as a whole, don't you think?
Comment by Matthew Palma on April 18, 2011 at 6:49pm
so why dont they have faces?
Comment by alice on March 7, 2011 at 9:42am
@Ryan Thanks, buddy! Glad you enjoy them....they're pretty sweet.
Comment by Ryan Haywood Olds on March 7, 2011 at 9:39am
I love these rustic and well defined collection of my favorite super heroes! If you are looking for Batman or Captain America, you need to go to Michael Myers website. Great find, Alice!
Comment by Alyssa Anda on March 4, 2011 at 2:15pm
There is definitely a retro feel to these. I love Wonder Woman!! :) Thanks for sharing!
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