BARON, MIKE
 Name and vital stats
  BARON, MICHAEL ALAN [1949- ] (writer; editor)
 Pen names
  FAROUK BER FAKIR; R. HARDING
 Education
  B.A. (political science) University of Wisconsin [Madison]
 Influences
  Carl Barks; Philip Jose Farmer; John D. MacDonald
 Print Media (non-comics)
  Editor: Freelance
  Writer: Advertising copy
  Writer: Articles: 1973 Creem> 73
  Writer: Reporter: Various periodicals
  Writer: Short stories: Many titles
 Performing Arts
  Writer: Playwright
 Additional biography
  Amazing Heroes #18, #128, 1982/87
  Comic Book Artist #8 May., 2000
  Comics Interview #8, 1984
  Comics Journal #110 Aug., 1986
  Direct Currents #2, 1988
  Four Color Magazine #4, 1987
 Honors
  Eisner Award Best Single Issue and Best Writer (of a team effort) 1993> 93
  Inkpot Award (San Diego Comicon) 1988> 88
 THE-BEAT-GOES-OFF
  W.E.A.R.D.~ (pen/ink/) 1974> 74
 USA
  ORIGINAL NEXUS~ (wr/) 1989 graphic album reprint> 89
 WARM NECK FUNNIES
  TIE-TAC~ (wr/) 1974> 74
 Creator
  THE BUTCHER; THE GROUP LARUE
 Co-creator; Writer
  NEXUS; BADGER
 CAPITAL COMICS
  BADGER, THE (wr/) 1983-84> 83 84
  DAVE (wr/) 1982 in NEXUS MAGAZINE> 82
  Filler (wr/) 1983-84> 83 84
  HAM THE WEATHER WIZARD (wr/) 1984 IN THE BADGER> 84
  HAMMER, THE (wr/) 1984> 84
  Illustration (wr/) 1984> 84
  JUDAH THE HAMMER (wr/) 1984> 84
  NEXUS (wr/) 1981-84> 81 82 83 84
  NEXUS~ (wr/) 1983> 83
  Text (wr/) 1984 in NEXUS> 84
 COMICO THE COMIC COMPANY
  GINGER FOX (wr/) 1986-88> 86 87 88
  ROBOTECH (wr/) 1985-88> 85 86 87 88
  ROBOTECH MASTERS (wr/) 1985-87> 85 86 87
  ROBOTECH~ (wr/) 1986 graphic album> 86
  WORLD OF GINGER FOX~ (wr/) 1986 graphic album reprint> 86
 ENTITY COMICS
  PUMMELER (wr/) 1993> 93
 FANTAGRAPHICS BOOKS
  ANYTHING GOES!~ (wr/) 1986> 86
  VISION OF CURVES II~ (wr/) 1995> 95
 INNOVATION COMICS
  GROUP LARUE (wr/) 1989-90> 89 90
 JADEMAN COMICS (Hong Kong)
  BLOOD SWORD DYNASTY~ (ed/trans/) 1989-92> 89 90 91 92
  BLOOD SWORD, THE~ (ed/trans/) 1988-91> 88 89 90 91
  DRUNKEN FIST~ (ed/trans/) 1988-91> 88 89 90 91
  FORCE OF BUDDHA'S PALM~ (ed/trans/) 1988-91> 88 89 90 91
  JADEMAN KUNG-FU SPECIAL~ (ed/trans/) 1988> 88
  ORIENTAL HEROES~ (ed/trans/) 1988-93> 88 89 90 91 92 93
 KITCHEN SINK PRESS
  DEATH RATTLE~ (wr/) 1986-88> 86 87 88
  WEIRD TRIPS MAGAZINE~ (wr/) 1974> 74
 PACIFIC COMICS
  ENCYCLOPEDIAS (wr/) 1983-84> 83 84
  QUARK (wr/) 1983-84> 83 84
  VANGUARD ILLUSTRATED~ (wr/) 1983-84> 83 84
 RENEGADE PRESS
  LOVE FANTASY~ (wr/) 1987> 87
 SPIDERBABY GRAFIX (Canada)
  TABOO~ (wr/) 1988> 88
 ACCLAIM COMICS
  ARCHER AND ARMSTRONG (wr/) 1993-94 [Imprint: VALIANT]> 93 94
  DEATHMATE (wr/) 1993 [Imprint: VALIANT]> 93
  ETERNAL WARRIOR (wr/) 1994> 94
  GRACKLE, THE~ (wr/) 1997> 97
  HARD CORPS (wr/) 1994-95> 94 95
  MAGNUS / NEXUS (wr/) 1994 [with DARK HORSE]> 94
  MAGNUS AND NEXUS (wr/) 1994> 94
  MAGNUS, ROBOT FIGHTER (wr/) 1994> 94
  MAGNUS, ROBOT FIGHTER (wr/) 1994-95> 94 95
  NEXUS (wr/) 1994> 94
  NINJAK (wr/) 1994> 94
  SHADOWMAN (wr/) 1994-95> 94 95
  Text (wr/) 1997 in THE GRACKLE> 97
  TUROK (wr/) 1994-95> 94 95
  TUROK DINOSAUR HUNTER (wr/) 1993-95 [Imprint: VALIANT]> 93 94 95
 DARK HORSE COMICS
  BADGER, THE (wr/) 1994> 94
  BADGER: SHATTERED MIRROR (wr/) 1994> 94
  BADGER: ZEN POP FUNNY-ANIMAL VERSION~ (wr/) 1994> 94
  CLONEZONE (wr/) 1984> 84
  DARK HORSE PRESENTS~ (wr/) 1994> 94
  HAMMER OF GOD: BUTCH~ (wr/) 1994 graphic album> 94
  HAMMER OF GOD: PENTATHLON~ (wr/) 1994 graphic album> 94
  JUDAH THE HAMMER (wr/) 1984/94-95> 84 94 95
  NEXUS (wr/) 1992-97> 92 93 94 95 96 97
  NEXUS (wr/) 1994> 94
  NEXUS MEETS MADMAN (wr/) 1996> 96
  NEXUS: ALIEN JUSTICE (wr/) 1993> 93
  NEXUS: THE ORIGIN (wr/) 1992> 92
  NEXUS: WAGES OF SIN (wr/) 1995> 95
  STAR WARS (wr/) 1995> 95
  STAR WARS: HEIR TO THE EMPIRE (wr/) 1995-96> 95 96
  STAR WARS: X-WING ROGUE SQUADRON (wr/) 1995 with graphic album reprints '96-99> 95
  WEDGE ANTILLES AND ROGUE SQUADRON (wr/) 1995> 95
 DC COMICS
  ALL-STAR SQUADRON (plot/) 1985> 85
  ATARI FORCE (wr/) 1985> 85
  BATMAN (wr/) 1988/94> 88 94
  BUTCHER, THE (wr/) 1990-91> 90 91
  DEADMAN (wr/) 1988-89/92> 88 89 92
  ELVIRA'S HOUSE OF MYSTERY~ (wr/) 1986> 86
  FLASH (wr/) 1987-88> 87 88
  GREATEST FLASH STORIES EVER TOLD, THE~ (wr/) 1991 graphic album reprint> 91
  GREEN ARROW (wr/) 1991> 91
  GREEN ARROW, BUTCHER AND QUESTION (wr/) 1991-92> 91 92
  GREEN LANTERN (wr/) 1985> 85
  GREEN LANTERN CORPS (wr/) 1985/93> 85 93
  HAWK (wr/) 1987> 87
  HAWK, THE (wr/) 1987> 87
  QUESTION, THE (wr/) 1992> 92
  SHOWCASE '93~ (wr/) 1993> 93
  SHOWCASE '94~ (wr/) 1994> 94
  SONIC DISRUPTORS (wr/) 1987-88> 87 88
  SUPERMAN (wr/) 1988> 88
  TEEN TITANS SPOTLIGHT~ (wr/) 1987> 87
 FIRST PUBLISHING
  BADGER GOES BERSERK! (wr/) 1989> 89
  BADGER, THE (wr/) 1983-91> 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91
  BADGER, THE~ (ed/) 1989> 89
  BARON'S NON-LINEAR GUIDE TO THE NEXUS UNIVERSE (wr/) 1989> 89
  CHRONICLES OF CORUM: THE KING OF THE SWORDS (wr/) 1988> 88
  CHRONICLES OF CORUM: THE KNIGHT OF THE SWORDS (wr/) 1987> 87
  CHRONICLES OF CORUM: THE QUEEN OF THE SWORDS (wr/) 1987> 87
  CLONEZONE (wr/) 1985-89> 85 86 87 88 89
  CORUM (wr/) 1989> 89
  CROSSROADS~ (wr/) 1988 graphic album> 88
  Filler (wr/) 1983/85 reprint> 83 85
  GIFT, THE (wr/) 1990> 90
  GRIMJACK (wr/) 1985> 85
  GRIMJACK, DREADSTAR AND NEXUS (wr/) 1988> 88
  HAMMER OF GOD (wr/) 1990-91> 90 91
  HEXBREAKER: A BADGER GRAPHIC NOVEL~ (wr/) 1988 graphic album> 88
  JUDAH THE HAMMER (wr/) 1984/87-91> 84 87 88 89 90 91
  LOOMIS SISTERS (wr/) 1989> 89
  MUNDEN'S BAR (wr/) 1985/88> 85 88
  NEXT NEXUS~ (wr/) 1989 graphic album> 89
  NEXUS (wr/) 1981-92> 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92
  ORIGINAL NEXUS~ (wr/) 1985 graphic album reprint> 85
  SABLE AND BADGER (wr/) 1988> 88
  SUNDRA PEALE (wr/) 1985> 85
  TALES FROM THE CLONEZONE (wr/) 1987> 87
  TALES OF DAVE (wr/) 1982/85> 82 85
  Text (wr/) 1985/89> 85 89
  ZOOMTOWN (wr/) 1986> 86
 IMAGE COMICS
  CRUSH (wr/) 1995-96> 95 96
  DEATHMATE (wr/) 1993> 93
 MALIBU COMICS
  BRUCE LEE (wr/) 1994> 94
  Text (wr/) 1993> 93
 MARVEL COMICS
  AMAZING HIGH ADVENTURES~ (wr/) 1986-87> 86 87
  Backup feature (wr/) 1990 in THE PUNISHER> 90
  COMIX BOOK~ (wr/) 1974 [with KITCHEN SINK]> 74
  CONAN (wr/) 1996> 96
  EPIC ILLUSTRATED~ (wr/) 1985> 85
  EXPRESSWAY TO HELL (wr/) 1998> 98
  FEUD (wr/) 1993 [Imprint: EPIC]> 93
  MICROCHIP (wr/) 1991> 91
  PUNISHER, THE (wr/) 1987-92> 87 88 89 90 91 92
  SPYKE (wr/) 1993 [Imprint: EPIC]> 93
  TALES OF THE MARVELS: BLOCKBUSTER (wr/) 1995> 95
  WHAT IF DAREDEVIL AND DR. STRANGE . . . ? (wr/) 1996> 96
  X-MEN: HEROES FOR HOPE (wr/) 1985 for famine relief> 85
 NOW COMICS
  KATO (wr/) 1991-92> 91 92
  MR. T AND THE T- FORCE (wr/) 1993-94> 93 94