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# 67 Jim Salicrup

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Jim Salicrup is a comic book editor, known for his tenures at Marvel Comics and Topps Comics.  At Marvel, where he worked for twenty years, he edited books such as The Uncanny X-Men, Fantastic Four, and Avengers. In 1987, Salicrup became the editor of The Amzing Spider-Man and oversaw the Kraven’s Last Hunt storyline. He wrote Transformers, Sledge Hammer, The A-Team, the Marvel Toilet Paper, Spidey Super Stories, and the child abuse prevention issue of Spider-Man.

In 1992, Salicrup became the editor-in-chief of Topps Comics.  At Topps, he edited books such as Bram Stoker’s Dracula, X-Files, The Lone Ranger, Tonto, Zorro, Lady Rawhide, a line of Jack Kirby superhero titles, Ray Bradbury Comics, and more.

At Stan Lee Media, Salicrup served as senior writer/editor, as well as the writer and voice of "Stan Lee's Evil Clone."

Salicrup is the editor-in-chief at Papercutz, publishers of Nancy Drew, The Hardy Boys, Tales From The Crypt, Totally Spies!, and Zorro graphic novels.

He is also a trustee at the Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art (MoCCA).