A Marvel Comics
writer best known for his brilliant work on licensed property
comics like Rom Spaceknight
and The Micronauts,
creating memorable characters and settings that long outlasted the products
that inspired them. He also worked on mainstream characters like The Incredible Hulk
(including the memorable "Crossroads"
saga), Iron Man
, and Alpha Flight
and was the creator of Rocket Raccoon
. He was the tragic victim of a hit and run driver in 1992 and suffered brain damage from the accident. He has been in institutional care since then.
More information is available at the Rom Spaceknight
fan site, here.