Tom Bancroft has over 25 years of experience in the animation industry, most of which was for Walt Disney Feature Animation where he was an animator for twelve years, including designing "Mushu" the dragon for the film "Mulan". He is the author of two character design art instruction books that are used at art schools around the world and has designed literally hundreds of characters for TV, Film, Comic Books and Video Games. He is also creator of the popular online art challenge, #MerMay.
For the Stuttgart Comic Con Germany, German publisher dani books will release an exclusive edition of Tom's own comic book miniseries, "Opposite Forces". In co-operation with the colleagues at Panini, Tom has also created two variant covers for limited editions of "Spidey" and "Harley Quinn", both of which will be sold at the dani books and Panini booths during the show.