The Creative Team
Rob (Robbie MacK) MacKinnon, Founder & Writer
Rob is the founder and lead writer at Vigilante Comix, based in Calgary. Rob got his start in the industry by developing and writing his own comic, Deborah Daring, in 2015. Rob used Kickstarter in early 2016 to publish the first issue of Deborah Daring and has since completed four more successful campaigns. Rob has enjoyed the experience of writing comics so much, that he has decided to publish two more limited series: Crude Awakening and Hardboiled. Rob is very grateful for his loyal fans around the world, and feels privileged to work with his extremely talented creative team mates.
Jae Korim, Illustrator
Jae lives in Toronto, Canada, and graduated from the Classical Animation Program at Sheridan College. Since then he’s worked on comic books, video games, short films and many commercials. He was the lead artist on the Neozoic comic book series from Red 5 Comics and the creator/designer of Go Commando!, a video game from Dragonfish Games. He has also worked on projects with MuchMusic, Image Comics, Nike, Adidas, JetBlue, GRIP Limited, SpyFilms and 1188 Films. Since joining Vigilante Comix, Jae has illustrated five issues of Deborah Daring, as well as the one-shot, Peelers.
Dennis Lehmann, Colorist
Dennis lives in Göttingen, Germany, and has been coloring comics since 2012. He has worked independently and for the publisher, Plem Plem Productions. He has worked on many critically acclaimed series such as The Changer, Mr. Kill, Upstarts, Jasper's Starlight Tavern and Vessels. After accepting Rob’s offer to join the Deborah Daring team, Dennis breathed new life into the series when he recolored issues 1 - 3 and has outdone himself with the spectacular coloring of issues 4 and 5.
Dario Carrasco, Illustrator
Dario lives in Calgary, Canada, and has worked in the comic book industry for over 25 years. He has worked with Marvel Comics and Dark Horse Comics in the 90s with credits on Captain America, Nova, Night Thrasher and also several volumes of Star Wars. He also operates a virtual studio and portfolio site called Panday Studio that deals with his own creations and collaborations with other talents in the comics industry. Dario has recently joined Vigilante Comix as the illustrator for Crude Awakening.
John Broglia, Illustrator
John is a New York based cartoonist, who attended the School of Visual Arts in Manhattan where he studied animation. Early on in his career he worked on several creator-owned projects, such as Billy Tucci's Zombie-Sama and Image Comics' God Complex with Michael Avon Oeming. He has also supplied art for anthology series, such as Atomic Robo: Real Science Adventures and Image Comic’s Where We Live. John has been a part of several successful Kickstarter campaigns, including Unmasked Volumes 1 and 2, written by Michael Sarrao. John has recently joined Vigilante Comix as the illustrator on Hardboiled.
Sean Callahan, Colorist
Sean lives in Denver Colorado and has been coloring professionally for 4 years. Initially self-taught, Sean eventually took courses with Comics Experience where he learned under the tutelage of Chris Sotomayer. Since then, Sean has worked on many successful Kickstarter campaigns and other independently published books, as well as Action Lab's Stray series and several comics in the Zombie Tramp universe. Sean has recently joined Vigilante Comix as the colorist on Hardboiled.
Natalia Nesterenko, Colorist
Natalia is a professional comic book colorist based in Moscow, who began her career at BUBBLE Comics in 2016. Natalia has worked on numerous titles at Bubble Comics, including Igor Grom, Meteora, Krutiksy and Legends of Bubble: Black Dog. Natalia also took part in the illustration project Mythbook, a trilogy of art books on myths and legends. Natalia has recently joined Vigilante Comix as the colorist on Crude Awakening.