Chen Uen, Taiwanese manhua artist, Died at 58


Chen Uen was born on December 27, 1958, and died on March 26, 2017.

He was a Taiwanese manhua artist.

A selection of his works include Magical Super Asia, Banzai and The First King.

Uen also work as an illustrator for Koei’s Romance of the Three Kingdoms PS2 game series.

Uen began drawing in the late 1970s, and specialized in manga starting in 1984.

Then after, Chen saw an increase in popularity as media restrictions were relaxed following the Kaohsiung Incident.

During 1991, he was the first foreigner to win an award at the Japanese Cartoonists Association for his work, Heroes of the East Chou Dynasty.

He was Born Cheng Chin-wen

Cheng died in 2017 of a heart attack.

Chen Uen died at 58 years old.