Ultimate Mark  

Mark Simmons is an artist, a writer, and a professional specialist in comic books and giant robots. Have fun exploring his Web site! You can also write him at toysdream@gmail.com, and keep tabs on his latest adventures at toysdream.blogspot.com.


September 24, 2014: A blog update with some more info about my work on Capstone Publishing's Nickolas Flux History Chronicles series. Now with upcoming cover art!

August 29, 2014: This weekend I'll be exhibiting at SF Zine Fest in Golden Gate Park, sharing table number 74 with Brian Kolm of Atomic Bear Press. Here's a preview of some boxes of books.

May 19, 2014: It's been a very busy few months with lots of comics and game illustration work, which I'll cover in future updates. For starters, I illustrated an 8-page Robo-Hunter story in the 2000 AD Sci-Fi Special, due out on May 28. Script by the awesome Alec Worley!

October 11, 2013: And here's a PDF copy of this year's 24 Hour Comic, which extended into a 42 Hour epic: Alive, Alive, Alive!

September 17, 2013: Since the Issuu reader has added a bunch of complications and sign-in requirements, I've reposted a bunch of my short comics stories in PDF format. Here's the list:

  Need To Know
  24 Hour Comics: Our World, Young Nick, Commedia
  6-12 Hour Comics: Labyrinth, The Black Cat, My Rise and Fall
  A Perspective Primer

Around The World With Mark And Julie

Cartoon travel journals documenting the global ramblings of your host and his lovely & talented wife. Now posted: All thirty pages of Julie & Mark's Czech Adventure!

Gundam Unofficial

Random musings on various aspects of the Japanese sci-fi series Mobile Suit Gundam. Just posted: The Mobile Suit Development History section from Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam Part 3.