Top 5 Active DC Writers

Who are your 5 favorite writers working for DC right now?

My list:

James Tynion IV - Batman (2020)

Matt Fraction - Superman’s Pal, Jimmy Olsen

Greg Rucka - Lois Lane

Warren Ellis - The Batman’s Grave

Robert Venditti - Hawkman, Justice League

10 Likes
  1. Greg Rucka
  2. Brain Michael Bendis
  3. Gail Simone
  4. Grant Morrison
  5. Geoff Johns

Honorable Mentions: Gene Luen Yang, Robert Venditti.

6 Likes
  1. Jeff Lemire
  2. Geoff Johns
  3. Brian Michael Bendis
  4. Grant Morrison
  5. Mark Russell
  6. Tom King
5 Likes
  1. Greg Rucka
  2. Mark Russel
  3. Matt Fraction
  4. Brian Michael Bendis
  5. Tom King (used to be my #1 until HiC)
5 Likes

Oh! Right! Grant Morrison’s doing GL right now! Okay, GM is #1 and TK is now an Honorable Mention.

5 Likes

In no particular order:
1 Steve Orlando
2 Greg Rucka
3 James Tynion IV
4 Grant Morrison
5 Sean Murphy
Honorable mentions: Tom King, Geoff Johns, Brian Michael Bendis

8 Likes

In no particular order:

Shea Fontana, Tom Taylor, Stjepan Sejic, Geoff Johns, Steve Orlando

5 Likes

Top Five.
Scott Snyder.
Grant Morrison .
Warren Ellis.
Geoff Johns.
Jeff Lemire.

Bottom five.
Neal Adams.
Frank Miller.
Brian “Destroyer of Franchises” Bendis on Legion.
Brian “Destroyer of Franchises” Bendis on Action.
Brian “Destroyer of Franchises” Bendis on Superman.

7 Likes

Well the ones I absolutely like are…
Robert venditti for Hawkman and FF
James tynion IV for JLD
Joshua williamson for the flash and Batman/Superman
Geoff Johns for doomsday clock
And Snyder for justice league

4 Likes

In no particular order:

Grant Morrison
Mark Russell
Jeff Lemire
Tom King
Geoff Johns

2 Likes

Tynion
Snyder
Abnett
Williamson
Tomasi

5 Likes

In no particular order:

-Scott Snyder
-Geoff Johns
-Joshua Williamson
-Robert Venditti
-James Tynion IV

Honorable mention to Tom King👍🏻

5 Likes

Jeff Lemire (JL/BH, Black Label)
James Tynion IV (JLD, JL, Immortal Men)
Dan Abnett (Aquaman, Silencer)
Kelly Sue DeConnick (Aquaman)
Steve Orlando (Gotham City Monsters, JLA,)
Honorable Mention
Peter Tomasi (Superman, Detective)

6 Likes

Jeff Lemire (JL/BH)

James Tynion IV (JLD, JL)

Tom Taylor (DCeased)

Geoff Johns (Doomsday Clock, Shazam)

Robert Venditti (Hawkman Freedom Fighters)

6 Likes
  1. James Tynion IV
  2. Gene Luen Yang
  3. Gail Simone (is she active currently? idc, I pick her anyway because I really love her work)
  4. Geoff Johns
  5. Tom Taylor
4 Likes
  1. Tom King
  2. James Tynion IV
  3. Bryan Edward Hill
  4. Grant Morrison
  5. Geoff Johns
2 Likes
  1. Tom King
  2. Geoff Johns
  3. Tom Taylor
  4. Brian Bendis
  5. Scott Snyder

Notables: Gene Yang, James Tynion IV, Kyle Higgins, Robert Venditti, Sean Murphy, Grant Morrison

Also, I’m super excited for Far Sector and think that N.K. Jemisin will blow my mind (sorry for the hype)

3 Likes

1.Tom Taylor - DCeased
2. Dan Abnett - Justice League Odyssey
3. Bendis - Various Titles
4. Tom King - Heroes in Crisis
5. Dan Jurgens - Batman Beyond

3 Likes

She’s writing the lead feature in The Flash 100 Page Giant series, and it is fun.

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