Tom Vincent

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Tom Vincent
Born(1956-01-27)January 27, 1956 [1]
Area(s)Colorist/Painter
Notable works
Silver Surfer

Tom Vincent (born January 27, 1956 [1] [2] ) is an American comic book artist and colorist/painter. He is best known for his work for Marvel Comics on the Silver Surfer (vol. 3), which he colored from 1989-1995.

Marvel Comics Company that publishes comic books and related media

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Silver Surfer fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics

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Vincent also painted The Thanos Quest , several graphic novels, posters, trading cards, covers and advertising while working for Marvel. Other titles he has contributed to include X-Factor , Thor , Speedball , X-Men Adventures, Nick Fury Agent Of S.H.I.E.L.D. , Hellraiser , and many others.

<i>The Thanos Quest</i>

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X-Factor (comics) Comic book superhero team

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Thor (Marvel Comics) Marvel comic book character

Thor Odinson is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. The character, which is based on the Norse deity of the same name, is the Asgardian god of thunder who possesses the enchanted hammer, Mjolnir, which grants him the ability to fly and manipulate weather amongst his other superhuman attributes.

He has also done work on Fish Police for Time Warner Books, and illustrated Robotech, Fish Police, and Grendel for Comico. He has also done work for First Comics, Dark Horse Comics, and Windsor-Smith Studios.

<i>Robotech</i> American sci fi franchise

Robotech is a science fiction franchise that began with an 85-episode anime television series produced by Harmony Gold USA in association with Tatsunoko Production and first released in the United States in 1985. It was adapted from three original and unrelated, though visually similar, Japanese anime television series to make a series suitable for syndication.

<i>Fish Police</i>

Fish Police is a comic book series by the cartoonist Steve Moncuse. The plot centers on law and crime in a fictional underwater metropolis with the protagonist, Inspector Gill, trying to solve various crimes, often Mafia-related, while avoiding being seduced by the buxom Angel Jones. The comic featured several marine species as its characters, while the plots and dialogue were reminiscent of film noir.

<i>Grendel</i> (comics) comics

Grendel is a long-running series of comic books originally created by American author Matt Wagner. First published by Comico, Wagner later moved publication of the series to Dark Horse. Originally a noir comic in the style of European titles such as Diabolik, it has evolved into, in Wagner's words, a study of the nature of aggression. In 2009, Hunter Rose was ranked as IGN's 88th Greatest Villain of All Time.

Although he still does occasional comic related work with longtime friend and collaborator Kevin Conrad, Vincent retired from comics in 1997, becoming a web and graphic designer for a national entertainment retailer and then an art director for an Albany, NY advertising agency. He also owns and operates a Wine and Spirits store called The Vineyard Wines & Spirits in Schenectady NY. [3]

Notes

  1. 1 2 Comics Buyer's Guide #1650; February 2009; Page 107
  2. Miller, John Jackson (June 10, 2005). "Comics Industry Birthdays". Comics Buyer's Guide . Archived from the original on October 30, 2010.
  3. http://www.linkedin.com/in/tvincent


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