Richard Starkings is the Eisner and Eagle award-winning creator and writer of Image Comics’ Hip Flask (with Ladrönn) and Elephantmen (with Moritat, Boo Cook, and Axel Medellin), now in development as a major motion picture. He has also written comic strips forDoctor Who Magazine, The Real Ghostbusters, and Transformers. He is perhaps best known for founding the Comicraft studio and providing lettering for books such as Batman: The Killing Joke, Generation X, Marvels, Danger Girl, Marineman, and Battle Chasers. Comicraft fonts are now the mainstay of the comic book lettering industry, and over 300 font families are available at Comicraft’s online store. Richard lives in Los Angeles.