International Comic Book Artist
Veteran comic book artist from the Philippines. His art has appeared in DC Comics, Marvel, Warren, Dark Horse and Heavy Metal magazine (and in various comic books of the Philippines). With an easy to recognize style, Nino is a favorite among professional artists and in Bronze era fans, too. His design work has also appeared in films, including Disney's Atlantis Lost Empire (2001).
Alex Nino - Weird War Tales 13
1973 Alex Nino
Alex Nino artwork from Secrets of Sinister House #11, April 1973.
Nino produced imaginative story logos and had a certain kind of psychedelic distortion to his artwork. Nino was a stalwart contributor at DC Comics for several years, appearing in the various DC Mystery books, Weird War Tales, and filling in on various other titles. Nino graduated to doing a lot of work for Marvel Comics, particularly special stories for Conan the Barbarian "People of the Dark" and "Lions of Corinthia".
Original Page July 2014
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