Best known for his work at Marvel writing the Avengers, Defenders, Captain America, Doctor Strange, and West Coast Avengers. He and Starlin came-up with characters such as Shang Chi and then Mantis on his own. He is the writer that gave the Beast his blue-fur, introduced the dark god known as Shuma-Gorath, and helped make Captain Mar-Vell a cult classic after his friend Jim Starlin's legendary run.
While at DC he worked on the Justice League of America and Green Lantern he wrote a definitive run on Detective Comics that has influenced many future interpretations of Batman.
At Valiant he helped create Shadowman and wrote X-O Man-of-War.
Characters Created by Steve Englehart
Englehart has also written non-comic related material. This includes his 1981 conemporary fantasy novel, The Point Man, published by Dell books. He also had a story in the pulp anthology, Weird Heroes Vol.2, edited by Byron Preiss.