Brandt Andrist is a concept artist working in the video game industry and specialize in character design. Brandt attended Digipen and received BFA for production animation from there. He was employed at Gas Powered Game working on the free to play title Age of Empires Online, where he designed some of the characters and props for the game. Be sure to check out his personal website for more concept arts.
Monsters Pit is a creative studio based in Madrid, Spain that provides outstanding artwork for many clients within the film, video game, advertising and publishing industries. Their creative services include high standard concept art, key art, illustration, art direction and marketing imagery.
Monsters Pit’s film and games credits include Clive Barker’s Jericho, Castlevania Lords Of Shadow 1 & 2, Castlevania Mirror Of Fate, Runaway: A twist Of Fate, Hero Quest 25th Anniversary board game and the animation film Capture the Flag.
Jean-Brice Dugait is a concept artist working for Ubisoft based in Montpellier, France. He have contributed his art work for Rayman Origins and Rayman Legends. The video game feature the protagonist Rayman and 3 other character on a coop adventure, and released on multiple platform, from PS4 to PS Vita.
Joe Peterson is a senior concept artist working for Blizzard Entertainment, a video game studio based on Irvine, California. Blizzard is best known for it’s Warcraft and Starcraft series, with all of it’s derivative.
Before Blizzard, Joe work for Red5 Studios where he contribute to Firefall. Other games that Joe Peterson have contribute to are Starcraft II, Diablo 3, WoW: Burning Crusade. Check out some of his work for Starcraft 2 Heart of The Swarm cinematics concept art.
Alexey or better known for his nick name ‘KaranaK’ is a Russia based professional concept artist that have contribute to many video games, such as Killzone 3, StarConflict and also Natural Selection 2.
Ntural Selection 2 is multiplayer first person shooter that are combined with strategy element, pitting space marine against aliens. It’s developed by Unknown Worlds, an independent game company in San Francisco, CA.
Brian Sum is a lead concept artist working for Bioware Montreal, the studio best known for developing the Mass Effect series and Dragon Age. Brian is one of the concept artist that contribute to the 2012 Mass Effect 3, the latest entry to the saga. He create many concept pieces for the environment and also weapon used in the single player and also multi player. Visit Brian Sum’s personal web page for more of his cool works.
Halo 4 is a big beautiful game, with amazing vista and gorgeous character armors. We’ve featured the characters and environment / props work of the game in our previous entries, and we’ll do so with the concept art work of the game. Albert Ng is one of the concept artist working for 343 Industries on the Halo series, the latest game is the critically acclaimed Halo 4. Albert work really shows his drawing skill with confident line art and amazing detail. With his Halo 4 concept art work to be this good, we really look forward to his work on the next Halo.
With Killzone: Shadowfall due to launch at the end of this year as a launch title for PS4, we look back to it’s predecessor, Killzone 3. It’s a visually stunning game, with cool vfx and memorable enemies, the Helghast. We’ve featured the character art of the game before, the work of Rudi Massar. Killzone 3 also started with great concept art, ome of them come from KARAKTER a concept art and design studio based on Berlin, Germany. KARAKTER have contribute to many high quality title games and movies such as Ubisoft’s Anno series, Game of Thrones tv series and of course Killzone 3.
Duels of the Planeswalkers 2014, a collectible card video game based on the wildly popular trading card game Magic: The Gathering is just released. As always the cards features some of the best illustration work found in the industry. Brad Rigney also known as Cryptcrawler, his internet handle, is one of the artist contributing to the card artwork in this game. Brad’s artwork featured on the 2014 iteration of the game but his contribution stretch back to many previous iteration of the series, he also kind of specializes on trading card illustration with many of his work are in that particular area. Other trading card game that feature Brad’s work is Legend of the Cryptids, which launched in mobile platform.
With superb character work and strong art direction, Brad Rigney’s work is truly a feast to the eye. Here are some of his work for Magic: The Gathering – Duels of the Planeswalkers
Gary Jamroz-palma is a senior concept artist at Dontnod Entertainment based in Paris. The studio just released Remember Me, a third person action adventure game featuring protagonist Nilin, a former memory hunter. Apart from being a senior concept artist at Dontnod, Gary also done many freelance work for film industry, book cover etc.