Walker’z hiz name. Shaft’z hiz game.

Moorbey'z Blog

by Sarah Hansell

In an effort to increase black representation in comic books, Portland writer David F. Walker has recreated the 1970s character Shaft in a series released by Dynamite Comics.

Portland comic writer and author David F. Walker wanted to make comics since he was a little kid watching movie trailers featuring blaxploitation-era heroes. With the end of the blaxploitation era, comics and film have seen a gaping hole where black representation used to be — a hole that Walker wants to help…

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