Andy Schmidt

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Andy Schmidt
Born Peter Andrewes Schmidt[1]
Nationality American
Area(s) Writer, Editor
Notable works
Challenger Deep

Peter Andrewes "Andy" Schmidt is a comic book editor and writer. He is best known for his work at Marvel and is now editing and writing at other companies.


At Marvel Schmidt was an Associate Editor and mainly worked on the "Marvel Heroes" group of titles under Tom Brevoort. In 2006 he oversaw the Annihilation storyline, a major event involving a range of Marvel's cosmic characters.[2][3][4][5]

In June 2008 it was announced that Schmidt had left Marvel and is now at IDW Publishing editing Star Trek[6] and the revival of G.I. Joe.[7] He has also taken up comic writing, with his first series being Challenger Deep at Boom! Studios,[8] with an announced three-issue comic book adaptation of Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan.[9][10]

He owns and teaches at Comics Experience, a school dedicated to teaching comics writers and artists.[11][12]






  • The Insider's Guide To Creating Comics And Graphic Novels (176 pages, Impact, February 2009, ISBN 1-60061-022-6)


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