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REMAKE: Superman by PaulSizer REMAKE: Superman by PaulSizer
Wow, THIS is going to be an interesting week...
The pitch from Warren Ellis:
"So here's the deal:

You are an artist/designer. You have to put together the cover for a comic called SUPERMAN. It is issue 1 of this book.

You have been told that Superman is a man who dresses predominantly in a shade of blue, and wears a red S symbol. You know nothing else about the character.

The cover must include a logo and the text THE COMPLETE STORY OF THE DARING EXPLOITS OF THE ONE AND ONLY SUPERMAN.

And that's it.

It's up to you what kind of company you're at. What kind of comics you make. How you translate that description of Superman. What era you're in. Who you are, even. Go nuts with it.

You have one week. Go."

Decided to whip out the type-fu for this one, go all Swiss on it.
Worked really hard to keep it simple, and assume nothing more than exactly what was given.
What do you think?

Superman DC Comics, or whoever owns him this week.
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:iconpariah87:
featured here: [link] :)
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:iconpaulsizer:
PaulSizer Feb 4, 2012  Professional Digital Artist
Thank you very much for the linkage!
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:iconcaleblewis:
This is just great
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PaulSizer May 28, 2011  Professional Digital Artist
Thanks. Type is my friend.
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:iconrentnarb:
It reeks of awesome.
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:iconpaulsizer:
PaulSizer Apr 28, 2011  Professional Digital Artist
That's a stink we can ALL enjoy! Thanks.
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kaikikuro Sep 13, 2010
Awesome concept! :D
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PaulSizer Sep 14, 2010  Professional Digital Artist
Thank you!
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kaikikuro Sep 14, 2010
Welcome! It's full of awesome. c:
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:iconkerevon:
I really like the idea of this. It would be great to reimagine the character without the mythos built up surrounding him.
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