Eric Medalle


Age: 42

graphic designer and artist who had worked for The Pokemon Company since 2003 as an illustrator and creative design director on various games in the popular monster-collecting series such as the Heart Gold & Soul Silver franchise and the most recent Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire for Nintendo 3DS, among many others.

Cause of Death: Crushed to death by a falling tree during a freak windstorm

Born: June 15, 1973

Died: March 13, 2016

Seattle, Washington