Marvel Illustrator Greg Land Once Again Accused of Plagiarism

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Illustrator Tristan Jones took to Twitter to point out similarities between his own illustrations and a recent Marvel cover made by Land.
Within the Marvel comic book universe, artist and illustrator Greg Land has been accused for years of creating his artwork by tracing photographs and disrupting the storytelling of comics with ill-conceived art. Now, illustrator Tristan Jones has taken to Twitter to make the allegation that Land may have traced his artwork for an upcoming Marvel comic about the Alien franchise. "Been stewing on this all night: I'm 100% sure I've been Greg Landed," Jones wrote. "I saw this on IG and recognized the hands right away. Then the rest. Photoshop's snap function even locked my work in when I put it over his. Am I crazy?" Respondents to the original tweet sent by Jones were also quick to corroborate the artist's theory.

Been stewing on this all night: I'm 100% sure I've been Greg Landed. His cover for Marvel's upcoming omnibus + my drawings. I saw this on IG and recognised the hands right away. Then the rest. Photoshop's snap function even locked my work in when I put it over his Am I crazy? pic.twitter.com/tabHPrfKmt — Tristan Jones (@WallMeatJones) September 1, 2020

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