(pronounced Fohl-e-o) is a well-known cartoonist
, and writer
in the independent comics
business. He started the company Studio Foglio
with his wife, Kaja Foglio
to publish their stuff.
Phil originally had wanted to be a computer programmer
, but during the time that he was in college, he realized that the degree required a lot of math
, something which he did poorly. So instead he became an artist
He created the design for the miniatures in RoboRally
, but is best known for his ongoing serial comic in Dragon
, "What's New?
" Which has recently come back to Dragon
after two hiati, one before its appearance in Duelist
, and one after.
He has also created two original comic books, Buck Godot
and Girl Genius
. Buck Godot
currently has no new issues coming out anytime soon, but Girl Genius
is a new ongoing series.
He also illustrated and adapted the Robert Aspirin
book Another Fine Myth
, under the title Mythadventures
Phil Foglio is quite at large, and if you wish to buy some of his lovely products or see the conventions
he is going to visit, visit http://www.studiofoglio.com
(As according to http://www.studiofoglio.com
as of Feb. 1999.)
TRADING CARD GAMES
Shadowfist - DAEDALUS GAMES
Age of Heroes - Renegade Mage Games
Battlelords of the 23rd Century - NEW MILLENIUM
XXXenophile - SLAG BLAH ENTERTAINMENT
"A vast uncataloged amount of art for science-fiction fanzines from 1973 to 1979. We're talking hundreds of pictures for about as many publications. The person who first manages to compile a complete bibliography of these works will be duly crowned King." -Kaja Foglio