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Jim Lee is an American comic-book artist and writer, co-founder of Image Comics, founder of WildStorm, and a Co-Publisher at DC Comics.

Starting out at Marvel Comics in 1987, Lee drew for Punisher War Journal and Alpha Flight before becoming famous through his collaboration with Chris Claremont on Uncanny X-Men and its adjective-less spin-off.

In 1991, he and several other artists left Marvel in order to form Image Comics, with him starting Wildstorm as his own studio, but he would end up selling Wildstorm to DC in order to return to writing and drawing. Wildstorm would serve as an imprint of DC until 2010, when its assets merged with DC and Lee himself was named Co-Publisher.

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  • Author Appeal: Lee's Wildstorm work in The '90s noticeably had common themes about Ancient Astronauts, Government Conspiracy, and black ops groups.
  • Nice Guy: Alan Moore apparently liked him enough to tolerate him selling Wildstorm to DC in spite of swearing to never work for them again.
  • Only Six Faces: As phenomenal as Lee's artwork can be, it's obvious that everybody he draws are just the same four people with varying hairstyles.
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