Patrick Cornelis is a graduate from Saint-Luc in Gent, where he got a degree in Advertising and Communication, and has worked as an independent graphic designer since then. Whilst working in advertising, there was little time to work on comics, although his love for the medium never diminished. In recent years, his passion reemerged like a volcanic eruption and since 2017 he’s nearly spend all of his time working on comics ans started his own publishing company Pangolin Comics.

VIRUS, his own series – an interdimensional cross between The Evil Dead and superheroes – will wrap up in 2019, and is a 4 volume series that has been published in the Netherlands and Belgium and is set for release in Denmark in 2019. In April 2018 his art book – Mortinfernum was released at the BIFFF filmfestival in Brussels. Bonded Souls (Verbonden zielen) – a fantasy adventure one shot – debuted in september in Belgium in 2018 and in French as Ames-Liges from publisher Sandawe. The first installment of The Fright was released in Belgium in October 2018.

Publications with Pangolin Comics • Virus 1: Primary Infection (graphic novel 96 pages) • Virus 2: Highborn (graphic novel 112 pages) • Virus 3: Absolute power (graphic novel 88 pages) • Bonded Sous (one shot heroic fantasy 76 pages) • The Fright 1 (comic book with 3 shortstories 44 pages) • Mortinfernum (artbook with a few shortstories 90 pages)

Patrick Cornelis
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Patrick Cornelis kickstarts VIRUS: ENDGAME

Patrick Cornelis has successfully kickstarted the final chapter of VIRUS with the apt title ENDGAME.VIRUS ENDGAME is the culmination of years of hard work for Cornelis and is the 5th Kickstarter he's run with success. 400 pages long VIRUS will knock your socks off and...

Patrick Cornelis joins Tegneseriecentralen

Belgian artist Patrick Cornelis, whose penchant for visceral horror has propelled him to several successful Kickstarter campaigns, has joined Tegneseriecentralen. Cornelis has several books to his name already, and there is no doubt that he's one to watch.