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Mike Noble, “TV21” Artist, Dead at 88

By | Nov 20, 2018 | News

Down the Tubes reports Mike Noble, the veteran artist best known for his work on the weekly British comic “TV Century 21,” has passed away at the age of 88. Born in London, England, in 1930, Noble attended South West Essex Technical College and School of Art, where he studied commercial art. At 17, he […]

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John Rogers, President of San Diego Comic-Con, Has Died

By | Nov 11, 2018 | News

San Diego Comic-Con President John Rogers has died. Via the event’s Twitter page, San Diego Comic-Con released a statement yesterday detailing the cause of death as “a result of complications from glioblastoma, an aggressive form of brain cancer.” Rogers who was a software engineer at a local telecommunications company, began working for San Diego Comic-Con […]

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Anthea Bell, “Asterix” Translator, Dead at 82

By | Oct 18, 2018 | News

Deutsche Welle reports Anthea Bell, one of the translators who worked to bring the French “Asterix” comics to the English market, died this morning, aged 82. Bell was born in Suffolk, England, on May 10, 1936. She attended boarding school in Bournemouth, and then studied English at Somerville College in Oxford. She specialized in translating […]

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Norm Breyfogle, “Batman” Artist, Dead at 58

By | Sep 27, 2018 | News

Comicbook.com reports artist Norm Breyfogle passed away on Monday at the age of 58. Though the cause of death was not made public, Breyfogle suffered a stroke in 2014 that left the left side of his body paralyzed. Fans of the beloved Batman artist donated nearly $89,000 to support his $200,000 medical bills. DC, Marvel, […]

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