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. Collecting Spawn #15-20, Spawn: Origins Volume 3 includes stories penned by Grant Morrison, and introduces unforgettable, all-new characters.. Author: Todd McFarlane. Illustrator: Todd McFarlane . 2009 Todd McFarlane Productions, Inc..