published author/artist work

not including magazine and advertising illustrations

DIVINE WIND

​​(Kickstart Comics, 2012)

Writer - Jeff Amano

Artist - Julian Totino Tedesco

Letterer & Book Design - Bill Tortolini

 

In 1274, the Samurai drove back the Mongols from their shores where they were swallowed up by the Dvine Wind. But their return has been inevitible and their armies gather, thirsty for revenge. Young fisherman Shoichi follows his dream of becoming a Samurai when Kublai Khan's Mongol horde invades again. Led by the wise warrior-monk Tametomo, Shoichi and the samurai battle to the last to defend their island.

SUCKER PUNCH: FEUDAL WARRIORS

​​(Comflix, 2011) Motion-comic prequel to Warner Bros' feature film

Creator - Zach Snyder

Writer - Jeff Amano

Animation - Ben Hidon

THE NATION

​​(Comflix, 2010) Motion-comic six-part web series

Creator - Marc Guggenheim

Writer - Jeff Amano

Animation - Comflix

 

A supernatural detective series on a Native American reservation.

THE SORCERER'S APPRENTICE

(Comflix, 2010) Motion-comic prequel to Disney's feature film

 

Writer - Jeff Amano

Animation - Leif Einarsson

THE WOLFMAN

(Comflix, 2010) Motion-comic prequel to the Universal feature film

 

Writer - Jeff Amano

Animation - Leif Einarsson

RED WARRIOR

(Image Comics, 2007)

 

Writer, Cover Artist - Jeff Amano

Penciler & Inker - Andy MacDonald

Letterer & Book Design - Kristyn Ferreti

Editor - Gabriel Benson

 

A Russian Federation agent infiltrates the Russian Mafiya in American that has ties to a neo-Soviet organization only to learn that he was secretly trained to be one of them.  Soon to be a television series.

THE COBBLER'S MONSTER

(Image Comics, 2006)

 

Writer, Cover Artist - Jeff Amano

Penciler - Craig Rousseau

Inker - Wayne Faucher

Colorist - Giulia Brusco

Letterer - Kristyn Ferreti

Editor - Gabriel Benson

 

A blending a PINOCCHIO and Mary Shelley's FRANKENSTEIN.  A father resurrects his son by using the new science of DNA in 1880 as the key to unlock the age-old magic of the golem only to hunt the monstrous son within the beast.

"TRANZIT" in 24SEVEN

(Image Comics, 2006) A compilation of mini-stories by several writers and artists under the able hand of Ivan Brandon, co-creator of NYC MECH

 

Writer - Ivan Brandon

Art - Jeff Amano

RONIN HOOD & THE 47 SAMURAI

(Image Comics, 2005)

 

Writer, Cover Artist - Jeff Amano

Penciler - Craig Rousseau

Inker - Wayne Faucher

Colorist - Giulia Brusco

Letterer - Omar Mediano

Editor - Gabriel Benson

 

A blending of the Robin Hood legend with the 1702 true story of the 47 Ronin.  Oishi of the 47 Ronin leads his men to regain the honor  of the fallen lord.  But before they die as samurai, they must fight... as ronin.

FADE FROM GRACE

(Image Comics, 2005)

 

Story & Art - Jeff Amano

Writer - Gabriel Benson

 

A superhero story told from the wife's perspective.  Through their great adventure we learn that though power wanes and fame is fleeting, love never fades.

KISS & TELL

(Image Comics, 2005)

 

Writer, Cover Artist - Jeff Amano

A film noir version of the Samson & Delilah story

Penciler & Inker - Craig Rousseau

Colorist - Giulia Brusco

Letterer - Omar Mediano

Editor - Gabriel Benson

 

The Biblical story of Samson and Delilah retold as a gritty film noir.  Sam Swede finds himself alone and between the mob and dirty cops when he meets a dame with the upstairs to match her downstairs.

GENE-FUSION A.D. 2310

(Beckett Entertainment, 2003)

 

Created by Jeff Amano

Cover artist - Mike Oeming

Writer - Ivan Brandon

Penciler - Neil Vokes

Inker - Jay Geldof

Colorist - Giulia Brusco

Color Art Director - Matt Hollingsworth

Letterer - Ken Bruzenak

Editor - Gabriel Benson

 

In the future, society is entertained by gladiators created by fusing the genes of animals.  Now a feature length animated movie.

T3: FRAGMENTED

(Beckett Entertainment, 2003)  Licensed comics based on the Terminator franchise, 2-part series

 

Story concept and cover art by Jeff Amano

Writer - Miles Gunter

Penciler & Inker - Kieron Dwyer

Colorist - Paul Mounts

Letterer - Richard Starkings

Editor - Gabriel Benson

 

A Terminator damaged from a brutal battle does his best to protect John Connor only to discover that his injuries impaired his prime directive to kill John Connor.

T3: EYES OF THE RISE

(Beckett Entertainment, 2003)  Licensed comics based on the Terminator franchise, 2-part series

 

Story concept by Jeff Amano

Cover Artists - Part 1: Jeff Amano, Part 2: Simon Bisley

Writer - Miles Gunter

Penciler - Part 1: Mike Hawthorne, Part 2: Kieron Dwyer

Inker - Part 1: Rick Remender, Part 2: Kieron Dwyer

Colorist - Part 1: Giulia Brusco, Part 2: Paul Mounts

Letterer - Richard Starkings

Color Art Director - Matt Hollingsworth

 

The feature "T3: RISE OF THE MACHINES" retold from the perspective of the T-X.

T3: BEFORE THE RISE

(Beckett Entertainment, 2003)  Licensed comics based on the Terminator franchise, 2-part series

 

Story concept by Jeff Amano

Cover Artists - Esad Ribic and Jeff Amano

Writer - Ivan Brandon

Penciler - Goran Parlov

Inker - Salgood Sam

Colorist - Paul Mounts

Color Art Director - Matt Hollingsworth

 

Prequel to the feature "T3: RISE OF THE MACHINES."

TAOLAND

(Severe Reality Productions, 1994-1996)

 

Writer & Artist - Jeff Amano

 

"Before there was kung fu, there was... TaoLand."

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