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Wallace Sellars
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Posted: March 19 2017 at 9:03am | IP Logged | 1 post reply

RIP
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Matthew Chartrand
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Brad Teschner
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Loved his work with Stephen King on Cycle of the Werewolf. Always had plenty
of old Swamp Things lying around when I was a wee lad that my brothers had
long since moved on from. Loved Wrightson's style! Definitely one of the
greats.

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Kevin Brown
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Posted: March 19 2017 at 9:33am | IP Logged | 4 post reply

This deeply saddens me.

RIP Mr. Wrightson.
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John Cole
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Posted: March 19 2017 at 9:37am | IP Logged | 5 post reply

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Rich Marzullo
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Posted: March 19 2017 at 9:54am | IP Logged | 6 post reply

I came to appreciate his work pretty late in my comic reading career, much to my regret. 

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Robert Bradley
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Posted: March 19 2017 at 9:56am | IP Logged | 7 post reply

An amazing artist, he could draw some of the creepiest atmospheric covers and stories -

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Vinny Valenti
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Posted: March 19 2017 at 10:04am | IP Logged | 8 post reply

A true master of the horror genre has been lost :/
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Bert Kruger
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Posted: March 19 2017 at 10:15am | IP Logged | 9 post reply

Damn!
RIP sir
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Eric Smearman
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Posted: March 19 2017 at 10:52am | IP Logged | 10 post reply

Amazing, beautiful work. So sad.

RIP.
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Stephen Churay
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Posted: March 19 2017 at 4:55pm | IP Logged | 11 post reply

Loved, loved, loved his work.
Devastating news.
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Joe Boster
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Posted: March 19 2017 at 5:02pm | IP Logged | 12 post reply

Got to meet him a couple of times at HeroesCon. Glad to have gotten a chance to meet him. RIP.
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Rick Senger
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Posted: March 19 2017 at 7:52pm | IP Logged | 13 post reply

His gorgeous art was a major gateway for my reading comics as a kid.   RIP
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Marcio Ferreira
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Posted: March 20 2017 at 5:40am | IP Logged | 14 post reply

His works on Swamp Thing are part of my memories. Great artist. RIP.


Edited by Marcio Ferreira on March 20 2017 at 5:41am
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Peter Martin
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Posted: March 20 2017 at 9:18am | IP Logged | 15 post reply

He was super-talented and it's very sad to lose him. Such evocative artwork, really a rare ability.
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John Byrne
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Posted: March 20 2017 at 1:01pm | IP Logged | 16 post reply

This serves as a reminder that my contemporaries are starting to get up in years. Walt Simonson turned 70 last year. Neal Adams will be 76 in June. And I will be 67 in July.

All us young punks collecting our Social Security!!

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Ted Pugliese
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Posted: March 20 2017 at 1:42pm | IP Logged | 17 post reply

You're only as old as you feel :-)
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Paul Go
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Posted: March 20 2017 at 1:51pm | IP Logged | 18 post reply

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Brian Rhodes
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Posted: March 20 2017 at 4:53pm | IP Logged | 19 post reply

His Frankenstein work is truly a masterpiece.

An incredible talent has left us.
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Brian Miller
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Posted: March 20 2017 at 7:15pm | IP Logged | 20 post reply

Aw, damn. Met him at DragonCon years ago. Very nice guy. 

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Michael Arndt
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Posted: March 20 2017 at 7:38pm | IP Logged | 21 post reply

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Gundars Berzins
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Posted: March 21 2017 at 7:38am | IP Logged | 22 post reply

He was a one heck of a young punk. RIP.
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