Ilya Nazarov
Ilya Nazarov
Senior Concept Artist at Bethesda | Fallout | LoTR
Washington DC, United States of America

Summary

Senior concept artist with 13+ years of industry experience on award winning games such as Fallout 4, Fallout Shelter, Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor, Metroid Prime and others.

Featured on ImagineFX, Game Informer and Kotaku's The Best Video Game Concept Art of 2015.

I specialize in concept art as well as marketing illustration and have a vast experience in environment, hard surface and character design.

I've been an avid gamer all of my life and am very passionate about video game development. I was a journalist for one of the major Russian game websites when I lived in Russia.

Favorite games: Dark Souls, Red Dead Redemption, Overwatch, Half-Life, Grim Fandango, Planescape Tornment, Diablo 2, Quake, Dungeon Keeper, Inside, Hohokum, Papers Please.

Skills

Concept ArtConcept DesignIllustrationGame DevelopmentMatte PaintingDigital PaintingMarketing IllustrationEnvironment DesignCharacter DesignHard Surface DesignUser Interface Design

Software proficiency

Photoshop
Photoshop
Maya
Maya
3ds Max
3ds Max

Productions

  • Images
    • Video Game
      Fallout 4
    • Year
      2015
    • Role
      Senior Concept Artist
    • Company
      Bethesda Game Studios
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    • Video Game
      Fallout Shelter
    • Year
      2015
    • Role
      Senior Concept Artist
    • Company
      Bethesda Game Studios
  • Middle earth shadow of mordor
    • Video Game
      Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor
    • Year
      2014
    • Role
      Concept Artist
    • Company
      Warner Bros Games
  • The lord of the rings the war in the north
    • Video Game
      The Lord of the Rings: The War in the North
    • Year
      2011
    • Role
      Concept Artist
    • Company
      Warner Bros Games
  • Donkeykongcuontryreturns
    • Video Game
      Donkey Kong Country Returns
    • Year
      2010
    • Role
      Artist
    • Company
      Retro Studios, Nintendo
  • Metroid prime 3 packaging
    • Video Game
      Metroid Prime 3: Corruption
    • Year
      2007
    • Role
      Artist
    • Company
      Retro Studios, Nintendo
  • Metroid prime 2 echoes gcn cover front eu 45837
    • Video Game
      Metroid Prime 2: Echoes
    • Year
      2004
    • Role
      Artist
    • Company
      Retro Studios, Nintendo