Raff Ienco is best known for writing and drawing (coloring and lettering) “Devoid of Life” (science-fiction/horror) the graphic novel from Image Comics -- published September 2008.
The story involves a hidden planet that is discovered in our solar system by astronomers who are killed by xenophobic aliens bent on keeping their world a secret.
In the past Ienco spent 10 years working in the video game industry serving as the Lead Environment Artist on well known video game properties Eternal Darkness and Metal Gear Solid: The Twin Snakes developed by Silicon Knights. His job was to create and design beautiful and efficient 3D environments and characters for gameplay and cinematics, develop in-game camera technology and methodology, and optimize work pipelines.
Ienco has also created a variety of comic properties including Stygmata and WarZone from Entity Comics and WebWitch from Avatar Press. He has also worked on Zen: Intergalatic Ninja and Stargate: Doomsday World both for Entity Comics.
"Only Hope Remained”, the graphic novel, is a supernatural thriller written and drawn by Ienco and optioned by Platinum Studios of “Men in Black” fame.
Ienco's most recent graphic novel is “Manifestations” (supernatural thriller). In a frightening tale, a young girl's latent psychic power is awakened after a family tragedy.
Ienco lives and works in Toronto, Canada.
Devoid of Life and Manifestations are both receiving feature film interest.
"Devoid of Life" (science-fiction/horror) has been published by Image Comics. Look for it at your local comic shop or bookstore.