Robert Washington III

‘Static’ Writer Robert Washington III Laid to Rest Thanks to Hero Initiative
‘Static’ Writer Robert Washington III Laid to Rest Thanks to Hero Initiative
The comic book community was distressed to learn last week that the late Robert Washington III, best known as for co-writing the original appearances of the pioneering teen superhero Static for Milestone Media and DC Comics, faced the possibility of being buried in an unmarked grave site for indigent New Yorkers -- a consequence of the very dire financial circumstances he found himself in at the t
Hero Initiative Seeks Donations To Cover Funeral Costs of ‘Static’ Writer Robert L. Washington III
Hero Initiative Seeks Donations To Cover Funeral Costs of ‘Static’ Writer Robert L. Washington III
Last week saw the passing of Robert L. Washington III, the longtime comic book writer perhaps best known as the co-writer of the original appearances of the Milestone Media/DC Comics character Static, at the age of 47. To make the situation more tragic, Washington's financial situation at the time of his death may mean that his burial won't be befitting of a creator who contributed years of materi