mark hamer


Mark studied animation at San Francisco State University and Illustration at the Academy of Art, San Francisco. Since graduating he has worked as an artist and animator, mainly in the games industry. His work can be seen in classic titles such as Psychonauts, Brutal Legend, and Grim Fandango, all of which were included in the Smithsonian’s Art of Video Games exhibit in 2012. Mark’s concept art for Brutal Legend can be seen in The Art of Brutal Legend (Udon, 2013)

Besides his work in games, Mark is also a painter who has shown in galleries in San Francisco and Southern California. He recently published a book of comic portraits titled Snapshots (Oni Press, 2013), based on his web comic of the same name.

Mark is currently an Art Director at Telltale Games in San Rafael.