Ed Repka is regarded as the undisputed king of "Thrash" metal art . He specializes in menacing reminders of impending apocalypse, and grim visions of the irradiated aftermath. His vibrant abuse of color and shadow combined with darkly satirical characterizations form his distinctive style which has garnered commissions from clients for over 25 years.
Repka is known worldwide as creator of Vic Rattlehead, Megadeth's skeletal mascot. His illustrations have adorned the bands CD & metal merchandise.
In 2002 he became Art Director of NECA where he designs and develops licensed collectibles.
Atlantic Records, Brockum, Capital Records, Earache, Horrorhound, Metal Blade,Nuclear Blast, Pulverizer, Ryko, Roadrunner, Screamin', Topps and and many more.
Revolver, Noise, Metal Hammer, Horrorhound, Royal Flush, Terrorizer, Dark City,Virus, Airbrush, S.O.D. and many other magazines.