Sunday, March 19, 2017

R.I.P Bernie Wrightson - Co-Creator of Swamp Thing and artist of Batman: The Cult

One of the comic book world's most iconic artists has sadly passed on, as Swamp Thing co-creator and famed penciller Bernie Wrightson has died at the age of 68 following his long battle with brain cancer. Also known for his works in Heavy Metal and the miniseries "Batman: The Cult" which introduced the villain Deacon Blackfire, the artist's passing was reported on his official Facebook page by his wife Liz - leading many fans and loved ones to grieve and remember him for his contributions in the world of comics.

Rest In Peace Bernie, and thank you for drawing such amazing figures in the world of popculture.

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