Gustavo Vargas

Gustavo Vargas is a Peruvian comic book artist and writer based in the UK.

Gustavo enjoys working on all kinds of stories, especially science fiction, fantasy and horror.

He produces sequential comic art, illustration, cover art, editorial and PinUp work. 

He also enjoy developing character and background designs.

Since 2017 he has been self-publishing his Peruvian Cyberpunk comics PUNO, MANU, L1MA & TRUJILLO. Where he explores Pre-Columbian culture & South American societies, artificial intelligence and cybernetics in dystopian worlds. MANU won the '2019 Best UK Independent Comic of the Year'.

At the moment he's working on his fifth Peruvian Cyberpunk book: PILCUYO.

Gustavo is a member of the SkrawlLordz.

He's worked with Dan Abnett as lead and character design artist for the sci-fi comic Crayta Seasons 1 & 2 by Unit 2 Games.

He's made illustrations for Heavy Rotation by Shelly Bond and Time Before Time: Process Edition by Declan Shalvey.

Gustavo has also worked with UK independent publishers such as Accent UK, Mad Robot Comics, Cabal Comics, Sassafras Press, Madius, Future Quake Press and Time Bomb Comics.

He has participated in several Comic Anthologies in the UK.

In Peru he's published work with Carboncito and In Planet Stereo magazine.

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Twitter: @GustaffoVargas
Instagram: @gustaffovargastataje