Germano Bonazzi was born in Ferrara in 1959, where he attended the Art School. After graduation, he starts to work with the comic books publisher Edifumetto, then he starts working as an illustrator for Editrice North. For this publishing house he draws different covers, some of which are exhibited in Chicago in a collective exhibition dedicated to Italian illustrators.
In 1989, he is enlisted among the first hour "nathanneveriani" (Nathan Never authors), drawing the issue #2, "The black monolith" which will be published in 1991, the year of the official debut of the series created by Medda, Serra and Vigna. He draw the Alfa Agency issue #2, "The survivors of the space", written by Vigna.