Tag Archives: Obituary

Albert Uderzo: 1927-2020

He came, he drew, he conquered. Co-creator of one of the world’s most beloved comics, Astérix, Albert Uderzo passed away on March 24th at the age of 92. Continue reading

 

Russ Cochran: 1937-2020

The well known publisher and comics collector has passed away. Steve Ringgenberg takes a look at his history making sure the world always had access to some of the most influential American comics. Continue reading

 

Nick Cuti 1944-2020

A look back at the life of the prolific comics creator, editor and animator, who passed away last week. Continue reading

 

Claire Brétecher (1940 – 2020)

“Her trajectory was a singular one, unlike that of almost any other artist.” Cynthia Rose, on the life and career of the legendary Claire Brétecher, who has passed away. Continue reading

 

Howard Cruse 1944-2019

Howard Cruse (1944–2019) was a highly influential cartoonist and a pioneer in the world of queer comics. He is best known for his strips Wendel and Barefootz, as well as his book Stuck Rubber Baby. Continue reading

 

Cartoonist Gahan Wilson Dies at the age of 89

Gahan Wilson, one of the most influential and respected cartoonists in the medium, passed away on November 21st, 2019. Continue reading

 

Biographer and Comics Fandom Chronicler Bill Schelly Dies Unexpectedly at 67

Michael Dean outlines the life and accomplishments of one of comics’s preeminent biographers, Bill Schelly. Continue reading

 
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Norm Breyfogle: 1960-2018

A long look at the career of one of the most recognizable and beloved Batman artists of the modern age, Norm Breyfogle, who passed away on Monday, September 24th. Continue reading