Category Archives: In Memorium
I’m a little in shock. Dwayne McDuffie, probably best known as the creator of the Milestone Universe and characters like Static (of Static Shock fame), has died today. CBR has the announcement. A representative of his family states that McDuffie’s … Continue reading
Multiple news sources, including MSNBC and Cleveland.com, are reporting that American Splendor creator and comics legend Harvey Pekar has passed away. This is incredibly sad news for the comic book community, and the literary community overall. Pekar, whose comic/life was … Continue reading
Although no official word has been released, various friends and family have been confirming that renowned artist Al Williamson has passed away. Best known for his work with EC Comics, Flash Gordon, some Star Wars work, and Weird Fantasy, he … Continue reading
Frank Frazetta, the amazing artist known for his fantasy-inspired works that depicted classic pulp, fantasy, and comic characters like John Carter of Mars and Conan the Barbarian, died yesterday. He was 82. Born in Brooklyn NY, his primarily oil-pant works … Continue reading
Bea Arthur passed away yesterday, she was 86. I watched “Golden Girls” with my mother and grandmother a lot when I was a kid and still love the show to this day. The entire cast was incredible, Betty White is … Continue reading
Lux Interior of the truly fantastic and seminal band The Cramps passed. I’m super…fucking…bummed.