With the overwhelming success of books like ROCKET GIRL at Image Comics and MOON GIRL AND DEVIL DINOSAUR at Marvel Comics, it’s clear that the creative team of Amy Reeder and Brandon Montclare have begun to stake their claim in the hall of comic book greats. Their books have received a heaps of critical acclaim, and they’re also a hit with fans as well. If you’ve picked up either of the previously mentioned titles, it’s easy to understand why. Their comics are filled with well-rounded characters and compelling, endearing stories that will keep readers returning each and every month.

ROCKET GIRL by Amy Reeder and Brandon Montclare, an ongoing series published by Image, is quickly turning out to be one of the most fun explorations of time travel ever written. Montclare has mapped out a twist-filled story that doesn’t get bogged down in over-complicated paradoxes. For ROCKET GIRL, Reeder takes on the role of penciler, each of her frames packed with an extraordinary amount of clearly researched details. There are few artists out there who can make a flying sequence through a city look as exciting and action-packed as Reeder can.

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Their latest book, MOON GIRL AND DEVIL DINOSAUR by Amy Reeder and Brandon Montclare, brings back the obscure Jack Kirby creation Devil Dinosaur and partners him with the new character Lunella, a child genius with a penchant for scientific invention. This all-ages adventure plays like the best Pixar movie never made. Joining Montclare and Reeder on the book is artist Natacha Bustos whose vibrant art brings even more personality to the book. Bustos’ action packed frame more than live up to the art from Jack Kirby’s original DEVIL DINOSAUR book.

In our interview, we discussed how to write a time travel story, influences on their collaborative process, and how they developed the upcoming story “The Smartest One Their Is” for MOON GIRL AND DEVIL DINOSAUR. This new arc will focus around the revelation that Lunella is the smartest person in the Marvel Universe and how this will effect her place in the publisher’s pantheon of characters.

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