- Guest Artist
Tone Rodriguez was born and raised in North Hollywood California. It wasn’t until the year 2000 that he got his start in professional graphic novels. During this time, he was able to publish artwork for Image Comics, Top Cow, Cross-Gen Comics, Ape, Dark Horse Comics, Dynamite Entertainment, Platinum Entertainment, and many more. Moreover, he has composed art for titles like Violet Messiahs, Snake Plissken, Conan, U>T>F. (Undead Task Force), The Covenant, Dead Bengance, Mars Attack and The Beatles Yellow Submarine.
In addition, his expertise has reached into the entertainment industry. Tone’ works are featured in multiple television shows like Dexter, Superstore, the Office, and The Simpsons. Some of his notable and more famous contributions are The Dark Defender from the television show, Dexter, on SHOWTIME and the Adventures of Jimmy Halpert from the television show, The Office, on NBC. Later, in 2004, Tone was a regular contributor to Bongo Comics drawing Simpsons and Futurama Comics.
Tone has more recently partnered with Aequitas Comics as a creator and artist, creating art for comic books like OMG! A Horror Anthology. He has also been designing layouts/breakdowns for Tony Fleecs’ and Trish Forstner’s Stray Dogs at Image Comics, which has been optioned for an animated feature. He has more projects lined up for the future that are currently awaiting release!