Peter David’s family mobilizes in search of support in the face of Marvel’s indifference
behind each character Marvel Comics hides the talent and work of thousands of artists who have created, interpreted or made use of it in any other header of the House of ideas. Many artists with the passage of time are diluted in the maelstrom of news about the fictional universes in which they collaborate, until many fall into oblivion.
Such an important figure for the industry, Peter David He is going through very difficult times with his health, and his family is not willing to let his work and talent not be enough for Marvel to help them.
Peter’s family has decided to take action on the matter and has launched a GoFundMe campaign with the aim of raise funds to deal with the overwhelming medical bills that have arisen in the wake of kidney failure, strokes and a minor heart attack suffered by the magnificent artist.
This cry for help comes to light when ‘Spider-Man: Crossing the Multiverse’ starring Miles Morales and in which Spidey from the 2099 line will appear Marvel Comics. Miguel O’Hara. Taking advantage of this situation, which can always attract more attention, the family asks for help.
A debate should be opened around the relationship between large publishers and the artists who contribute to their success
Although Peter was a fundamental figure in the genesis of the character along with the cartoonist Rick Leonardithe family is shocked to discover that Marvel has not provided the necessary support during David’s illness.
Peter’s legacy in the Spider-Man universe is undeniable. The talented writer was responsible for bringing the series of spider-man 2099 comics from number 1 to number 44, consolidating a resounding success that captivated the readers of the time. However, after the publisher’s departure from the series in 1996, Joey Cavalieri, David made the courageous decision to resign in solidarity.
However, the relationship between Peter and Spider-Man 2099 did not end there. In 2014, the writer returned to embark on a new series of the iconic character, demonstrating his love for this creation and his commitment to fans.
Paradoxically, while the character of the 2099 line is preparing to make his appearance in the highly anticipated film ‘Crossing the Multiverse’, Marvel’s lack of support for Peter leaves a bitter taste in the mouths of the fan community.
How is it possible that a publisher of the magnitude of Marvel does not provide adequate support to one of its most important creators?
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