Steve Orlando - Writer


Steve Orlando writes and edits, including VIRGIL, Undertow, and stories in the Eisner Award Nominated Outlaw Territory and Eisner-Winning Love is Love at Image Comics. As well, he launched 2015’s Midnighter and 2016’s Midnighter and Apollo, both nominated for GLAAD awards, and took part in Justice League of America, Martian Manhunter, DOOM PATROL: MILK WARS, Supergirl, Batman/The Shadow, Wonder Woman and DC Pride for DC Entertainment, where his 2018 sold-out launch Martian Manhunter was one of Tor’s Best Single Issues of 2018. For Dynamite Entertainment, he created the sequel The Shadow/Batman, as well as NAMESAKE for BOOM! Studios, CRUDE for Skybound Entertainment, Dead Kings, Kill a Man, Search for Hu, Rainbow Bridge, Party and Prey, and Project Patron for Aftershock Entertainment. In 2020, he returned to Image Comics with Commanders in Crisis, as well as The Pull, a headline release from TKO Studios. In 2021, he launched Transformers: King Grimlock at IDW Publishing, as well as the serial STARWARD with Heavy Metal Magazine. In October 2021, he took over the magazine with the Boulet Brothers in the BOULET BROTHERS HEAVY METAL HALLOWEEN TAKEOVER.

Outside of comics, he has been featured in Hello Mr and National Geographic. In animation, he’s worked with Man of Action Studios on season four of Ben 10, and in translation, has produced localizations for Arancia Studio’s Best-Selling UNNATURAL, MERCY, SWEET PAPRIKA and DEEP BEYOND at Image Comics, and UN/SACRED with Ablaze Publishing. In 2021, he debuted at Marvel Comics with Curse of the Man-Thing, as well as Magneto and the Mutant Force, Extreme Carnage, Star Wars: Life Day, Marvel Voices: Pride, and the relaunched Marauders.