With Spawn, legendary writer and artist Todd McFarlane unleashed his iconic antihero on the world, and launched the most successful independent comic book in history. Spawn: Origins, Vol. 8 contains the stories and artwork that helped create the Spawn legacy. Featuring awe-inspiring art by fan-favorites Greg Capullo (The Creech) and Tony Daniel (Batman), with stories written by Spawn creator Todd McFarlane. Collects Spawn #45 through the double-sized milestone issue Spawn #50.. Author: Todd McFarlane, Alan Moore. Illustrator: Greg Capullo . 2010 Todd McFarlane Productions, Inc..