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Find A New Hero Series: Joe Corroney

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Anyone hoping to bump into David Duchovny or Gillian Anderson this year? Yep, it's true. X-Files madness is going to take over SDCC and our next featured artist is bringing an X-Files exclusive cover adding to the excitement. So maybe X-Files isn't really your thing? Don't worry. We don't judge. Thankfully, Joe is not a one trick pony. His work includes seriously big names like Star Wars, True Blood, Doctor Who, Star Trek and GI Joe. So let's take a peek into his talented life and what he has for us coming up at SDCC and beyond.
Where do you find inspiration for your work? I grew up on a steady diet of movies, comic books, video games and cartoons so a lot of my influences in my work come from those sources. A lot of my artistic influences are comic book artists and other illustrators from the late 70's and early 80's. People like Frank Miller, Mike Zeck, Howard Chaykin, Walt Simonson, Bernie Wrightson, the Romitas, George Perez, Drew Struzan and Ralph McQuar…