The comics and illustration world has been rocked by the news that Gene Colan has passed away. Colan's amazingly moody and dramatic artwork has thrilled many a comics fan since the 60s ,when he came to full prominence on such Marvel titles as DAREDEVIL, CAPTAIN AMERICA, and, later, TOMB OF DRACULA, among numerous others. Gene also drew a great many attention-getting covers, such as the one seen below, for this issue of MARVEL SUPERHEROES # 15, from 1968! Note Gene's mastery of the human form in action, his sense of shading, and his ability to lead a viewer's eye across a scene! Click to enlarge!