Some tattoos are clever in content — funny phrases, images that work differently depending on how you look at them or when paired with another — and others are just plain inventive. Case in point: This Popeye tatoo based on everyone’s favorite spinach-eating sailor.
C. Michael Hall is the writer of Ape Entertainment’s undead Western series “Helldorado” and the 3-issue “Hooligan” miniseries for Viper Comics, about an anti-hero in the midwest trying to bring order to his town, which goes on sale later this month. He also writes and draws a series of educational comics including the viral sensation, “Library of the Living Dead,” which has been downloaded more than a million times.
He also has several tattoos that will delight geeks of all ages, and let’s be honest — that’s why you’re here. “These are things I love, and which have influenced me in some way or another,” Hall told CBR INK about his tattoos. “They’re just outward expressions of who I am, and of the stories and characters I admire.”
Hall shows off his ink and discusses each piece in more detail below. Continue Reading »