|Robert Loren Fleming|
|Born||November 5, 1956|
| Ambush Bug |
Eclipso: The Darkness Within
Robert Loren Fleming (born November 5, 1956)is an American comic book writer. He is best known as the co-creator of Thriller with Trevor Von Eeden and for his collaborations with Keith Giffen.
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Thriller was a short-lived comic book series published by DC Comics beginning in November 1983. The series was originally written by Robert Loren Fleming and drawn by Trevor Von Eeden. It was sold only through the direct market. The taglines for the series were, "She has 7 seconds to save the world " and "You can't read it fast enough". The "she" in question was protagonist Angie Thriller. The "7 seconds" referred to a team of operatives who assisted her in various conflicts.
Trevor Von Eeden is a comics artist and writer known for his work on such titles as Black Lightning, Batman, Green Arrow, Power Man and Iron Fist, and the biographical series The Original Johnson.
Robert Loren Fleming worked for DC Comics initially as a proofreader and later as a writer. His first published comics story was "String-Out" in House of Mystery #316 (May 1983).He and artist Trevor Von Eeden created Thriller in 1983. Fleming left the series as of its seventh issue due to difficulties with DC Comics' management.
Proofreading is the reading of a galley proof or an electronic copy of a publication to detect and correct production errors of text or art.
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He has frequently worked with Keith Giffen. They produced two Ambush Bug limited series in 1985 and 1986and an Aquaman one-shot special and a limited series in 1989. In 1991, Fleming and Giffen collaborated on a Ragman limited series. The following year, the Fleming/Giffen team produced the Eclipso: The Darkness Within miniseries with artist Bart Sears. The duo reunited for 2008's Ambush Bug: Year None .
Keith Ian Giffen is an American comics artist and writer. He is known for his work for DC Comics on their Legion of Super-Heroes and Justice League titles as well as for being the co-creator of Lobo.
Ambush Bug is a fictional character who has appeared in several comic books published by DC Comics. His real name is supposedly Irwin Schwab, but he has mental problems that prevent him from truly understanding reality around him, so even his true identity might be no more than a delusion on his part. His origin is disputed, although the most commonly accepted origin is that Brum-El of the planet Schwab sent his clothes from his supposedly doomed planet, hoping that his wardrobe would survive, only to have it intercepted by a giant radioactive space spider. In the resulting crash, only two articles of clothing survived: the Ambush Bug suit, which was subsequently found by Irwin Schwab; and "Argh!Yle!", an argyle sock with a Doctor Doom-like complex, complete with metal mask.
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Fleming has worked in the animation field as well. He wrote for The Real Ghostbusters series produced by DIC Entertainment in 1986.
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"Eclipso: The Darkness Within" was a 1992 comic book miniseries and crossover storyline published by DC Comics. It featured the heroes of the DC Universe fighting against Eclipso. Issue #1 debuted July 1992, and was created and co-plotted by Robert Loren Fleming and Keith Giffen. Keith Giffen also did pencil layouts for the series, and Bart Sears provided the finished artwork.
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Ambush Bug: Year None is a six-issue comic book limited series written by Keith Giffen and Robert Loren Fleming, and illustrated by Keith Giffen and Al Milgrom. The first issue, "Hey, You Sank My Battle-Ax!", was published on July 23, 2008. DC Comics announced that instead of releasing a sixth issue, the series would skip issue #6 and conclude with issue #7. Ambush Bug: Year None #7 was released on October 28, 2009.
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Written by Keith Giffen and Robert Loren Fleming, Aquaman's new five-issue limited series was penciled by Curt Swan over Giffen's layouts.CS1 maint: extra text: authors list (link)
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