Check out my run on Swamp Thing and you won't find a truly evil monster in the bunch. That's true for every series I've ever worked on.
More Quotes from Len Wein:I realized the only thing I owed my audience was my own judgment and my own best effort.
The most unrealistic thing I've ever read in comics is when some group of characters calls themselves the Brotherhood of Evil or the Masters of Evil. I don't believe any character believes their goals to be truly evil.
Art is always in the eyes of the beholder. Only posterity has the right to point out our mistakes.
Creating characters for team books is a slightly different matter. I consider is the dynamics of the group, how should they interact.
I hate the crazy, neurotic characters beyond a certain point.
I try not to violate what came before me and to leave lots of wiggle room for those who will follow.
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A lot of people recognize me or feel that they know me. A lot of times when I speak, they recognize my voice. It's fun, it's exciting. It's always good feedback.
I spent a lot of money on booze, birds and fast cars. The rest I just squandered.