Biography

Randy Emberlin, Animator and Illustrator

Randy

Randy Emberlin has spent the past 30 years working in a variety of creative fields. Whether as an illustrator of educational books or an animator on over 50 television commercials, he has made his presence felt through style and sensibilities.

Over the last 20 years he is probably best known for his work as an inker in comics, with a resume that includes long runs on Amazing Spider-man, GI Joe, Doctor Strange, Alien Legion, Ghost and recently the Left Behind series for Wildstorm. He has worked with a wide range of pencilers and has many distinctive styles that fans are well acquainted with.

Randy also teaches After School Drawing Classes for students in the greater Portland and Beaverton metropolitan areas.

This year, in July, Randy will also teach three Cartooning and Comic Book Summer Art Camps.

He currently resides in Portland Oregon with his wife and two children.

Randy is more than happy to sign books or send autographs. Please Contact him by email. Thanks!

  • Artist / Inker – Amazing Spider-Man
  • Artist / Inker – G.I. Joe
  • Artist / Inker – X-Men
  • Artist / Inker – Star Wars
  • Artist / Inker – Star Trek
  • Artist / Inker – Batman
  • Artist / Inker – Dr. Strange
  • Artist / Inker – Alien Legion
  • Artist / Inker – The Punisher
  • Artist / Inker – The Avengers
  • Artist / Inker – Ghost / Batgirl
  • Artist / Inker – Lady Death

His recent projects include:

  • Illustrations for the teenage adventure novel, “Where Dogs Run
     
  • Inks on BMW films: “The Hire” and “Man with the Screaming Brain” prestige format books for Darkhorse
     
  • Inks on Alien vs. Predator “Thrill of the Hunt” Darkhorse pocket book.
     
  • Inks on HeroTV #3 for Community Comics

Listing of Randy’s Current and Past Comic Book Projects:

New Projects:

Kingstone Media Group:

  • “Beginnings” a recounting of Genesis in a hip modern style
  • “The Incarnation” the New Testament, also done in a modern style

Backlist:

2007 Comics:

  • HeroTV #3, Community Comics, Feb. 07
  • Where Dogs Run, 12 interior B&W book illustrations, Hunter Gregg & Associates

2006 Comics:

  • Mr. T #1-#5, TPB, Special #1

2005 Releases:

  • The Hire #3 (Feb. 05, BMWfilms/DH)
  • Bruce Campbell’s “The Man With the Screaming Brain” #3-#4

Spider-Man Comics:

  • Amazing Spider-Man #339-#393, #400, #404, #406, #408, #410, Annual #26
  • Spectacular Spiderman Annual #12
  • Spider-Man Custom Mini-Comic #2
  • Spider-Man Maximum Clonage Omega #1
  • Spider-Man/Publisher: Family Plot #1
  • Spider-Man: Mutant Agenda #0
  • Spider-Man: The Power of Terror #2
  • Spider-Man Trade Paperbacks:
  • Carnage; Clone Journal
  • Invasion of the Spider Slayers
  • Maximum Carnage
  • Round Robin: Sidekick’s Revenge
  • Spider-Man vs. Dr. Doom
  • Venom Returns
  • Very Best of Spider-Man
  • Spider-Man Unlimited #7, #9, #12, #13
  • Venom: Along Came A Spider #2, #4
  • Venom: Deathtrap-The Vault
  • Web of Scarlet Spider #1-#4
  • Web/Spider-Man #112, 117-129, Annual #5, #8
  • Web of Spider-Man Super Special #1

Dark Horse Comics:

  • Aliens vs Predator: Thrill of Hunt TPB
  • Art of Comic Book Inking Volume 2 TPB
  • Black Cross Special #1
  • Buffy the Vampire Slayer: The Origin #1-#3, TPB
  • Dark Horse Presents #1-#4, #20, #32
  • Dead to Rights (one shot)
  • Ghost #12-#16, #18-#25, #28-#36
  • Ghost/Batgirl #3, #4
  • Ghost/Batgirl: The Resurrection Machine TPB
  • Ghost: Exhuming Elisa TPB
  • Ghost:Painful Music TPB
  • Mark #1, #2
  • Titan A.E. #1-#3
  • Predator II Movie Adaptation #1-2
  • R.I.P.D. #1-#4, TPB (Rest in Peace Dept.)
  • Star Wars: Crimson Empire-Council of Blood #1-6, TPB
  • Starship Troopers: Night Stalkers #1-#4

Marvel Comics:

  • Alien Legion #8-20 (1st); #1-2 (2nd)
  • Alien Legion: Slaughter World Trade
  • Alpha Flight #38, Annual #1 (covers)
  • Avengers Spotlight #31
  • Avengers #52
  • Avengers West Coast #58
  • Avengers: Death Trap, The Vault GN
  • Capt. American/Ironman Annual 1998
  • Cloak & Dagger #11 (1st series)
  • Conan #9 (1996
  • Defenders #148, #150; #12 (2nd series)
  • Dr. Strange #76-81 (1st)
  • Dr. Strange, Socerer Supreme #1-#3
  • Excalibur #71
  • G.I. Joe #65-#126, #146, #147, #149, #150
  • Ghost Rider Custom Mini-Comic #2
  • Impossible Man Summer Vacation Spectacular #1
  • Ironman Ann. #11
  • Ironman/Captain America ’98
  • Kazar #13
  • Marvel Comics Presents #12, #34, #51, #74
  • Marvel Poster #141: Spider-Man/Venom
  • Marvel Superheros #7
  • New Warriors Annual #2
  • Punishers #19
  • Quicksilver #7, #9
  • Rogue #1-#4
  • Secret Files: Superman: Our Worlds At War #1
  • Sensational She-Hulk #11
  • Silver Surfer #23, #24, Annual #1
  • Strange Tales #1-#19
  • Tales of the Marvel Universe #1
  • Thing & She-Hulk: The Long Night #1
  • X-Factor #20
  • X-Men: Fatal Attractions
  • X-Men: Thunderbird (prestige one-shot)

CrossGen:

  • Brian Pulido’s Lady Death: A Medieval Tale #4, #5

DC/Wildstorm Comics:

  • Amalgam Age of Comics; The DC Collection #1
  • Batman #449
  • Secret Files: Superman: Our Worlds At War #1
  • Star Trek: All of Me (Prestige Format)
  • Star Trek: Other Realities TPB
  • Who’s Who: The Definitive Directory of the DC Universe #22
  • Young Justice Special #1

First Comics:

  • American Flagg #31-#36, #38-#40
  • Grimjack #51

Image Comics:

  • C.H.I.X. #1
  • C.H.I.X. That Time Forgot Special #1
  • Countdown #1-#8
  • Gen 13: Science Fiction (one-shot)

Miscellaneous:

  • Tribulation Force #2 & #5, covers: #1, #2, #4, #5

Nicotat Comics:

  • Boris the Bear #17

Qew/Committed Comics:

  • Zevon 7 #3, #4

Cards:

  • Powerblast Amalgam Classics Limited Edition #6 of 9
  • 1994 Spider-Man #10-#18, #86, #89, #90, #100, #127, #135, #137
  • 1994 Marvel Universe #82-#90, #125, #133
  • 1994 Spider-Man Limited Edition Plastic Cards #1-#12, Gold #1-#12
  • Ghost Collector Card Set (72 cards) #1, #2, #26, #27, #29, #30, #32-#36, #38-#43, #47, #49-#54, #56-#64

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