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Ralph McQuarrie RIP


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Raithe

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And for the sad news of the weekend..

Ralph McQuarrie remembered

Ralph McQuarrie Passes


One of the conceptual designers/artists that helped shape a couple of generations... Although most will remember him for his connection to Star Wars.

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Didn't notice this, 82 years old though, well played.

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Never heard of that guy.

Star Wars you said? Good riddance.

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Keeping it classy, as always.

I was surprised I had not heard of him either, but it sounds like he had a very full life.

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Never heard of that guy.

Star Wars you said? Good riddance.


Hardcore, ****ing hardcore man,

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I've often said that, to the degree that there is genius in Star Wars, it's in the art/sound/costume/set design. From what I see of the man's CV, he did impressive work that is worthy of rememberance.

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Ultimately, it appears that Lucas had nothing to do with anything good in SW.




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