Tributes have been flooding social media since the announcement of the passing of Carlos Ezquerra.
We are profoundly sad to confirm that the legendary artist Carlos Ezquerra has passed away. It is difficult for us to put this into words, but we have lost someone who was the heart and soul of 2000 AD… https://t.co/FJI1K97SPh pic.twitter.com/fDKy47lTEr
— 2000 AD (@2000AD) October 1, 2018
Ezquerra was born on 12th November 1947 in Zaragoza, Spain. In an illustrious and long career, he became well known for his work on Strontium Dog and 2000 A.D. amongst other titles.
Amongst Star Wars comic readers, he will be remembered for his work on Mara Jade: By the Emperor’s Hand, Boba Fett 1/2: Salvage and The Secrets of Star Wars: Shadows of the Empire.
Team Jedi News would like to pass on our condolences to Carlos’s family and friends at this sad time.