John Layman

John Layman

Infobox Comics creator

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birthdate = birth date and age|1969|08|2
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nationality = American
area = Writer, Letterer
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notable works = "Marvel Zombies vs. The Army of Darkness"
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John Declan Layman (born August 2, 1969) is an American comic book writer and letterer.


Once an editor for Wildstorm, a branch of DC Comics, Layman turned to writing comics full-time in 2002. He mainly writes for Marvel Comics, and has also written a creator-owned graphic novel called "Puffed". [ [ Puffed Piece] , Comics Bulletin]

He has also worked on several comic books based on pre-existing licenses such as ', "ThunderCats", as well as crossovers like "Marvel Zombies vs. The Army of Darkness" [ [ John Layman Talks Marvel Zombies vs. Army of Darkness on the CNI Podcast] , Comics Bulletin] and '.

In 2007, he began working as a writer for Cryptic Studios, a video game studio in Los Gatos, Calif. [ [ Cryptic Studios announces the hire of John Layman] ]



* "Puffed" and "Stay Puffed", both published by Image Comics

Marvel Comics

* "Sentinel Squad O*N*E"
* "House of M: Fantastic Four"
* "Gambit"
* "Marvel Zombies vs. The Army of Darkness"


* "Wildstorm Thunderbook"
* "Bay City Jive"
* "Gen 13"
* "Red Sonja" / Claw: Devil's Hands


*"" (with Miguel Montenegro, Dynamite Entertainment



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External links

* [ Meet the team: John Layman - Cryptic Studios]

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