Richard Starkings is the Eisner and Eagle award winning creator and writer of HIP FLASK, with Ladrönn, and ELEPHANTMEN with Moritat, Boo Cook and Axel Medellin from Image Comics, now in development as a major motion picture.
He has also written comic strips for DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE, THE REAL GHOSTBUSTERS and TRANSFORMERS.
He is perhaps best known for founding the COMICRAFT studio and providing lettering for books such as BATMAN: THE KILLING JOKE, SUPREME: BLUE ROSE, MARVELS, AUTUMNLANDS, MARINEMAN and REVENGE. Comicraft fonts are now the mainstay of the comic book lettering industry and over 250 font families are available at Comicraft's online store, comicbookfonts.com
Richard lives in Los Angeles.