Here’s a bit of good news to share with you on your Friday evening. The G.I.Joe Collectors Convention has announced another guest for this year’s event – None other than the uber talented Adam Riches! From the Club –
Adam is an illustrator, comic book artist, and avid G.I. Joe collector. Since 2013, Adam has illustrated the packaging art and file cards for over 40 G.I. Joe action figures, including the official G.I. Joe Collectors’ Club membership figures, convention exclusives, and many of the figures in the FSS. His packaging art has also been featured in the G.I. Joe Collectors’ Club magazine, trading cards, and comics.
Beyond packaging art, he also currently works for IDW Publishing, creating comic book covers for several Hasbro titles including: G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero, ROM, Micronauts, and the Hasbro universe crossover series Revolution.
In addition to G.I. Joe, Mr. Riches’ work has been featured worldwide on many products ranging from shirts, posters, cups, album art, toy design, and more. His current and upcoming projects include comic book covers for IDW, BOOM! Studios‘ WWE series, designing costumes for WWE wrestlers, album art for high profile music groups, action figure packaging art, and more!
Make sure to follow the The Adam Riches Art Facebook Page to check out Adam’s work, then join us after the break for more GIJoeCon 2017 discussion already in progress!