Jean-Luc Sala is a graduate from the Saint-Luc Institute in Liège. In 1990 he won a young talent contest held by Lombard, together with Reculé. With Reculé as the artist and Sala as the artist, Lombard published the team's first album in 1993, 'La Légende de Kynan'. Sala has illustrated roleplaying games like 'Elric', 'Stormbringer', 'Hawkmoon' and 'Runequest' and worked as a conceptual designer for video games between 1993 and 2001. In 2004 he returned to comics with 'Cross Fire', a series drawn by Pierre-Mony Chan and published by Soleil Productions. This was followed by the heroic fantasy series 'Bakemono', published by Lombard from 2006, for which Sala does both script and artwork. In 2007 he wrote the script for an album in the Soleil series 'Kookaburra Universe', illustrated by Afif Khaled.