Bio

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NAME

Amanda Kadatz

ALIAS

Magnus, Weremagnus

I am a 6 year+ industry 2D concept artist working on mobile and PC childrens' video games. I graduated from the Alberta College of Art and Design in 2010 from the Visual Communication and Design program with a major in Character Design.

INSPIRATIONAL ARITSTS

Nicolas Marlet, Charles Zembillas, Juanjo Guarnido, Sons of the Storm, Mike Mignola

TOP FIVE FAVORITE MOVIES

Star Wars, The Lord of the Rings, The Lion King, Scott Pilgrim vs. The World, Gladiator

TOP FIVE FAVORITE VIDEO GAMES

Spyro the Dragon trilogy, WarCraft series, Assassin's Creed series, Ratchet & Clank, Banjo Kazooie

FAVORITE BOOKS

Harry Potter, Redwall, Wereworld

FAVORITE COMICS

Hellboy, Blacksad, Umbrella Academy

FAVORITE MUSIC

High energy music. Post-hardcore. Electro-House. Instrumental scores.

HOBBIES/INTERESTS

Sewing, sculpting, reading, video games, my dog

FAVORITE THINGS TO CREATE

Monsters, cartoons, dragons, isometric environments, pixel art, expressive and stylized critters

TOOLS OF THE TRADE

Graphite, paper, Cintiq, Photoshop, iPad Pro + Apple Pencil. Occasionally Illustrator, Flash and other traditional media like ink and crowquill.

FAVORITE MONSTERS

Werewolves, yokai (tengu and kappa)

FAVORITE ANIMALS

Bats, reptiles, birds

Guest Art Gallery

Artwork received as gift, trade or commissioned. Artists in image captions.