Quinton Hoover

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Quinton B. Hoover
Born (1964-03-16)March 16, 1964[1]
Fruita, Colorado, United States
Died April 20, 2013(2013-04-20) (aged 49)
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Known for cartoonist, artist

Quinton B. Hoover (March 16, 1964 – April 20, 2013) was an American artist best known for his art in the collectible trading card game Magic: The Gathering.


Hoover drew over 70 pieces for the Magic: The Gathering collectible card game. Quinton was the artist for the Magic card "Proposal" which creator Richard Garfield used to propose to his girlfriend (now wife), Lily Wu.[3][4] Quinton worked as an illustrator for many other card games and role playing books, including Dungeons & Dragons books such as Monster Manual II (2002) and Book of Vile Darkness (2002).[5] He was the co-creator of the comic Morgana X.

Quinton was born in Fruita, Colorado in 1964[2] and lived in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.[citation needed] He was married with four grown children.[citation needed] He died on April 20, 2013.[1][6][7]


  1. ^ a b "United States Social Security Death Index," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KFF2-J29 : accessed 23 May 2013), Quinton B Hoover, 20 April 2013.
  2. ^ a b Haines, Kathryn (1994), "Talking with Quinton", The Duelist (2): 37 
  3. ^ Haines, Kathryn (1994), "Talking with Quinton", The Duelist (2): 43 
  4. ^ Garfield, Richard. "The Escapist :". Escapistmagazine.com. Retrieved 2013-04-24. 
  5. ^ "Quinton Hoover at Pen & Paper". Archived from the original on October 7, 2007. 
  6. ^ "The Life and Times of Quinton Hoover by Glenn Godard | GatheringMagic.com - Magic: The Gathering Website". GatheringMagic.com. Retrieved 2013-04-24. 
  7. ^ RIP Quinton Hoover

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