About Michael Dolce

Michael Dolce is a professional Writer, Artist, Colorist, Web Guru and all around Awesome Dude. He created Descendant for Image Comics and The Sire for After Hours Press. He has written for Zenescope and Wizard Magazine and colored projects for Image Comics, Silent Devil and The Force Media. He currently writes for AMNY and Inquistr.com and is hard at work on some brand new comic book and creative projects. Follow him on Twitter: @Michael_Dolce Follow him on Periscope: @Michael_Dolce Follow him on Instagram: @mdolce64 Follow Secrets Of The Sire on Facebook: Facebook.com/SecretsoftheSire

The Pipeline: Brand New Bubba Pin-Up

This is a Bubba: The Redneck Werewolf pin-up I colored over Dan Leister artwork. The piece itself is about 5 years old so be kind to Dan. I, on the other hand, took 5 years to color it. I'm worse than Joe Mad!

2019-02-20T13:27:54-04:00January 30th, 2011|

Dissecting “Hack/Slash” With Tim Seeley via ComicBookResources.com

More good stuff surrounding former Sire artist Daniel Leister's new book Hack/Slash. Tim Seely comments on Dan's work and the future of the title. From Comic Book Resources: In his continued effort to keep the story moving forward, Seeley teamed up with former Grimm Fairy Tales artist Daniel William Leister to pencil "My First Maniac" [...]

2019-02-20T13:27:54-04:00January 29th, 2011|

Secrets of the Sire Blog: issue Seven, Page 2

I will be showing you start to finish page 2 of the upcoming Sire #7 drawn by yours truly! It's the first Sire art I've personally worked on in 4 years (besides sketches) Hope you like what you see. The empty panels will be filled with artwork from previous issues as the story opens with [...]

2019-02-20T13:27:54-04:00January 24th, 2011|

Secrets of the Sire Blog: New Updates

We're getting closer and closer to the Sire's return. As it stands I want to get this right before launching anything and July 1st is closing fast. Will we get this launched in time? Can't say for sure. What I can say is a whole crew of talented artists are working on bringing this to [...]

2011-01-21T02:50:02-04:00January 21st, 2011|

Secrets of the Sire Blog: Sire 7 New Page

Just a little tease on a Sunday night. Fresh off the hard drive, Sire #7, page #4. Drawn by Michael Bencic w/colors by yours truly. Who's the mystery villain? Well come back here this Wednesday to sink your teeth into the new issue of The Sire! Featuring a kick ass cover drawn by an industry [...]

2019-02-20T13:27:54-04:00January 17th, 2011|

Secrets of the Sire: Sire #7 Blog Entry 2.0

So with the return of The Sire less than 2 months away I can't help but talk about how excited at how it's coming together... I recently picked up two trades from my local comic store (comicswarehouse.com) that were instrumental in the development of my early inspirations in comics: The Todd McFarlane Spider-Man Legends Trades. [...]

2011-01-11T15:18:18-04:00January 11th, 2011|

The Sire Returns June 1st, 2011

Mark down the date in your calendar, The Sire will be returning June 1st, 2011 with an all-new installment on the web. Just figured I'd let everyone know now. Stay tuned for the press releases and what not to come.

2019-02-20T13:27:54-04:00January 1st, 2011|

War of the Independents #1 (featuring The Sire) in Diamond NOW

War of the Independents - featuring The Sire - is in Diamond now! Originally announced by David Ryan of Red Anvil Comics in January of 2007, War of the Independents is a 6 issue full color crossover series bringing independents creators together from all spectrums of comics by writer and artist Dave Ryan. Planned to [...]

2016-01-17T12:42:13-04:00January 1st, 2011|

Descendant #2 hits Previews now!

Descendant #2 hits Previews now! After liberating her people from Dr. Alexis Bane's biomechanical mutants, Rayne Santiago is forced to embrace the pyrokinetic powers she's spurned her entire life if she hopes to rescue her two brothers from horrific experimentation at Bane's hands. But Rayne's worst fears are realized when she storms Bane's jungle compound [...]

2016-01-17T12:42:27-04:00July 15th, 2009|

Superpowers and espionage descend together this July!

May 15 2009 (Berkeley, CA) - This July, indie superhero favorite writers Michael Dolce and Marcus Perry join illustrator Mariano Navarro and cover artist Tyler Kirkham for their three issue mini-series exploring the dangerous side of superpowers, DESCENDANT. "It's very hard to find a new spin on superpowers, but I think Mike, Marcus and Mariano [...]

2016-01-17T12:42:27-04:00May 15th, 2009|