Death Skateboards is an independent skateboard company from the UK. Started by Power Distribution founder Nick ‘Zorlac’ Orecchio back in 1998 Death has stuck to it’s core roots from the start and continues to be one of most core brands in skateboarding. The ‘Skull and Crossbones’ graphic is one of the most recognisable images in skateboarding and has been found on the bottom of Death Skateboard Decks since day one. Death is a very un-American skate brand, whose independence and Britishness has built up a loyal following. Death also do skate clothing, wheels and bearings.