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Marc Bernardin

Marc Bernardin

Marc Bernardin has been a managing editor of Starlog magazine, a consulting editor for Fangoria magazine and a senior editor for Entertainment Weekly and EW.com. He just wrapped up his first season as a television writer, for Syfy’s Alphas and is currently an editor for The Hollywood Reporter as well as a blogger for sites like GQ.com, io9.com, Vulture.com, and Blastr.com. He’s also a comic book writer, having authored or co-authored Static Shock (DC), X-Men Origins: Nightcrawler, Wolverine (Marvel), The Authority (WildStorm), The Highwaymen (WildStorm), GENIUS (Top Cow), Hero Complex (Kickstart), and Monster Attack Network (AiT/Planetlar). Some of those books are being adapted for the screen, while others are quite content to look quite handsome on a shelf. All of the following are true: He has sat in James T. Kirk’s chair, gotten drunk with Mal Reynolds, and been flipped off by Xena.

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Devourer of Words 026: So, What’s In A Name?

Posted on Mar. 17, 2015

Marc Bernardin reminds us of the importance of creating memorable names for characters.

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Devourer of Words 027: Should You Read the Comments?

Posted on Apr. 21, 2015

Marc Bernardin offers some advice on how to deal with critics on the Internet.

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Devourer of Words 028: Vision and Compromise

Posted on May. 19, 2015

Marc Bernardin gives advice for when you're pitching that weird project--for comics, movies, or TV--on how to maintain that weirdness.

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Devourer of Words 029: Comic-Con Memories

Posted on Jun. 16, 2015

Marc Bernardin writes about his own Comic-Con memories, including one year that changed his life.

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Devourer of Words 030: Jumping off the Cliff

Posted on Aug. 18, 2015

Marc Bernardin talks about stories not ready to tell ... and when you should tell them!

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Devourer of Words 031: Choosing Whom to Write For

Posted on Sep. 15, 2015

Marc Bernardin offers writers advice on how to pick the best route: Creator-owned or work-for-hire.

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Devourer of Words 032: Query as Folk

Posted on Oct. 20, 2015

Marc Bernardin dips into his Twitter mailbag to answer your questions!

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Devourer of Words 033: A Writer’s Resolutions

Posted on Dec. 15, 2015

Marc Bernardin returns with some great advice for writers for the New Year!

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Devourer of Words 034: Legacy

Posted on Jan. 19, 2016

Marc Bernardin talks about whether or not writers should be concerned with the lasting legacy of their work.

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Devourer of Words 035: The Commitments

Posted on Feb. 16, 2016

In the wake of the Deadpool movie juggernaut, Mark Bernardin talks about the most important word for any creator: Commitment.

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Devourer of Words 036: Reboot Camp

Posted on Mar. 15, 2016

Marc Bernardin talks about reboots and how to do them the right way.

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Devourer of Words 037: Back in the Mailbag

Posted on Apr. 19, 2016

Marc Bernardin visits his mailbag to answer questions sent in by readers!