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An interview with Richard Starkings by Robert Piotrowski
  1. Introduction
  2. Part 1
  3. Part 2

ichard Starkings is at the top of his craft. Armed with an impressive array of computer software, exceptional skill, and a studio of talented young assistants, his company name has become synonymous with quality. Comicraft is credited in most of the best-selling Marvel Comics on the market today, including UNCANNY X-MEN, FANTASTIC FOUR, and THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN. Not bad for a guy who used to work out of his apartment.

So how did Richard found one of the most successful studios in the industry? What are the secrets to his success? How did a single computer program fizzle out his globe-trotting aspirations?

Listen up, 'cause this guy's got the power to leave the entire Marvel Universe speechless. Literally.

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