Ray Hargreaves is a 25 year old artist living in Keizer Oregon. He is the co-founder of 2P START! (along with Tim Harding) and has done all the art for 2P START!, with the exception of the 4 Guest Comics and Tim's Takes . He also from time to time will suplly a joke for the comic. He is a Raypublican. He owns an Xbox 360, a Wii, a Nintendo DS and two iPhones.
Life before 2P START!
Ray attended Pacific University from 2003 to 2007. For most of that time he did artwork for the school newspaper. In 2002 he began working at a pool for the City of Salem, It was while he had this job that he met Tim through their Wiis and created 2P START!. He met his ex-girlfriend Jessica Barriga before 2P START! They dated from 2-28-2003 to 2-28-2008.
Life During 2P START!
Ray made the first 2P START! comic (#001 "Traitor") in 2007. In 2008 he got a job as a Graphic D
esigner at Cardwell Creative. Ray and Jessica broke up while 2P START! was alive; he also had an unnamed girlfriend durring the lifetime of 2P START! from 1-1-2010 to 1-25-2010, about whom
he later wrote "Lead the Attack," a song featured on his album "Hey Girl Hey."
Ray has created a total of seven Albums (Hey Girl Hey, Jessica and the Silver Eclipse, Pixel Vision, XRAY, Stealtho, Proto a Go Go, and Protoge ep). Hey Girl Hey is his latest album, released August 31, 2010. It featured covers of some songs, other, original songs "about the experiences of searching for the right girlfriend and enjoying life in the process," and one rap song, featuring Tim Ferrell. He has remixed Joy Electric's song "Dance to Moroder," written a song to a reader who left 2P START, and created his own 8-bit version of "White Christmas".
- In recent comic 166, Ray is wearing a collared shirt.