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It is with much regret that I share the sad news of H. R Gigers passing.

The creator of our much beloved Xenomorph has died aged 74 in hospital after falling down stairs at his home in Zurich. We all know him best for the work he did on 'Alien' but Giger was a prestigious artist and one of the most influential creators of our time. His living influence on dark and surreal art will be greatly missed. Naturally our thoughts are with Gigers family during these tragic times.

February 5th, 1940 - May 12th, 2014

May you be teaching the Devil all there is to know about the twisted arts~
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J82 Featured By Owner May 17, 2014
Another great loss, we will miss you H. R Giger.
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dragon919 Featured By Owner May 16, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Omg...........this is just....wow .n. This is really sad ;n;

He will forever be remembered and shall his works flourish within our love of his works! :heart: 
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Duzloo Featured By Owner May 14, 2014  Professional Interface Designer
He will be greatly missed. What a loss, I still can't really believe it :(
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kalivana Featured By Owner May 14, 2014   General Artist
He inspired generations and will continue to do so. his legendary work will be alive forever.
gosh, i'm still shocked at the news.. wishing him peace....
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Girot Featured By Owner May 13, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
NOOOO!!!
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XenoPredDragon Featured By Owner May 13, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
This is truly a sad day, one can only wish him peace and keep the memory of him alive through his influence and creation.
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locusta Featured By Owner May 13, 2014
Still canīt find the right words.  So sad :(
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camboss Featured By Owner May 13, 2014
R.I.P.
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QuixoticOperator Featured By Owner May 13, 2014  Student General Artist
Oh, no! He was a visionary genius, if a bit twisted. Sad for him to go.
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godofwarlover Featured By Owner May 13, 2014
His art use to scare me as a kid, and now he's gone. I don't know if there will be another film in the Alien series or not since he's dead
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