Royo was born in Cutanda (Spain) in 1954.
When he became of age, he studied drawing, art and design.
During the seventies, he worked in several design studios,
while focusing on his painting.
He took part in various joint exhibitions and his work was shown
in individual exhibitions in different cities in Spain.
His interests expanded into comics and by the early eighties
he was published internationally in such magazines as "1984",
Comic International, Rambla, and, occasionally, El Vibora and
In 1983 he began a long standing relationship with Norma Editorial
and devoted himself to illustration:
quickly becoming a predominant force in the fantasy and sf fields.
Nowadays, Royo's work can be seen all over the world,
having been published by such notable companies as
Tor, Berkley, Avon, Warner, Bantam, Zebra, NAL, Pocker Books,
and magazines such as Heavy Metal, Cimoc and Penthouse to name
but a few.
For more infos about Luis Royo go to the official Luis Royo Website