Meet Eric Searleman, Senior Editor, Superhero, — Based in San Francisco, our senior editor Eric Searleman has worked as a newspaper reporter, a fiction editor, a comic book artist — and even a rocker. It’s true. We confirmed it.

As an editor, he’s worked on children’s illustrated books for Immedium, including Animals Don’t, So I Won’t and The Treehouse Heroes: The Forgotten Beast. He’s edited novels for Eraserhead Press including Trashland A Go Go  and Apeshit.


At VIZ Media Eric helped launch its award-winning science fiction imprint and edited hundreds of volumes of fiction, non-fiction, manga, art books and film comics. Also at VIZ, he was the lead editor for the company’s original content initiative.  He worked closely with translators, writers, artists and designers.

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