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Gerry Conway

Gerry Conway

Writer, Amazing Spider-Man, Superman vs. the Amazing Spider-Man

Known forever to fandom as "the man who killed Gwen Stacy," Gerry Conway is also the co-creator of The Punisher, Firestorm, Power Girl, Man-Thing, Werewolf-by-Night, The Jackal, Killer Croc, Tombstone, Tarantula, Count Vertigo, Vibe, Vixen, Commander/Citizen Steel, and many other popular (and not so popular) characters for Marvel and DC Comics. Gerry sold his first story to DC editor Murray Boltinoff a few weeks before he turned 16. At 18 he was writing for Marvel full time; by 20, he was scripting Marvel's flagship title, Amazing Spider-Man. Gerry's most recent work in comics is The Last Days of Animal Man. His most recent writing project is the young adult novel Arkham Academy.