Saturday, January 29, 2011
BOOM! and POW!
Let's face it, sound effects are the reason comics are cool. I haven't added my own SFX much in comics but I love when I get the opportunity to. With my own book, that was one of the things that I was most looking forward to. Between the war and horror elements, sound becomes a major player. A small "creak" down a dark hallway can do more to scare you then a big shot of a monster. The deafening sounds of war is a big part of what makes it so intense (the threat of death helps too). So here are a couple of recent panels in which I tried to capture some of the sounds of our story.