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R.I.P. John Severin


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#1 terryallenuk

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Posted 14 February 2012 - 07:28 PM

Thought I'd post this here as I imagine to many of us old-timers John was the Kull artist in the comics!

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#2 ZackDavisson

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Posted 14 February 2012 - 09:41 PM

Oh wow! He just did a beautiful run on "Edward Grey: Witchfinder" for Dark Horse. What a shame.

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Posted 15 February 2012 - 02:57 AM

this is sad news...he was great on Sgt Fury and Kull

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Posted 15 February 2012 - 11:11 AM

Sad news......RIP

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Posted 15 February 2012 - 01:46 PM

this is sad news...he was great on Sgt Fury and Kull


I agree. B) Not my favorite artist, but quite talented, nonetheless.

I wonder how Marie is doing?

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Posted 15 February 2012 - 07:48 PM

When I was quite young I was a fan of Sgt Fury and His Howling Commandos -- the only Marvel comic I recall seeing, in fact, before I was introduced to Conan the Barbarian #4. (I'd taken a long hiatus from reading comics during my teens.) Severin's work was always outstanding, and those Kull issues with Marie were just fabulous. One of the greats.

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Posted 24 February 2012 - 04:55 AM

Damn. Seems like we're losing a lot of the greats lately. :(
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