Moby Francke

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|birthplace=WikipediaSaint Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands|Saint Thomas, Caribbean
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'''Moby Francke''' (born 1972, WikipediaSaint Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands|Saint Thomas, Caribbean) is conceptual artist for Valve since May 2002.http//www.linkedin.com/pub/moby-francke/6/858/182 Linkedin profile

==Biography==

Character designer for ''Half-Life 2'' and art lead for ''http//wiki.teamfortress.com/wiki/Team_Fortress_2 Team Fortress 2'', he brings to Valve academic fine art training with an emphasis in illustration. After graduating from the WikipediaAcademy of Art University|Academy of Art University of San Francisco he attended from 1996 to 2001, he worked at WikipediaLucasArts|LucasArts as a conceptual designer, and taught figure painting at the Academy of Art University. He has won several awards, including two ''New York Society of Illustrators Competition Awards''.http//www.valvesoftware.com/company/people.html Company People on Valve's official website He is engaged to Paige Stoll.http//www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=666268062 Facebook profile

On Valve's official website, his function is described as follows ''"Moby is a character designer for ''Half Life 2'' and the art lead on ''Team Fortress 2''. He brings to Valve academic fine art training with an emphasis in illustration. After graduating from the Academy of Art San Francisco, he worked at Lucas Arts as a conceptual designer, and taught figure painting at the Academy of Art SF. He's won several prestigious awards, including 2 New York Society of Illustrators Competition Awards. He is originally from the small Caribbean island of St. Thomas, and enjoys the simple things of life."''

==Work for the ''Half-Life'' series==

===''Half-Life 2''===

*The Rebel/Citizen outfits (with Ted Backman)''Half-Life 2 Raising the Bar''

===Gallery===


FileCitizen blue concept1.jpg
FileCitizen blue concept2.jpg
FileCitizen modelsheet2.jpg
FileModelsheet Rebels.jpg


===''Half-Life 2 Lost Coast''===
*The Fisherman

===Gallery===


FileThe Fisherman 1.jpg
FileFisherman 2.jpg
FileFisherman 3.jpg


===''Portal''===
*The Aperture Science Handheld Portal Devicehttp//www.unseen64.net/2008/06/14/portal-pc-concept-beta-prototype/ Unseen 64

===Gallery===


FilePortalgun concept.jpg


==Work for the ''Counter-Strike'' series==

===''Counter-Strike Source''===
*Navy Seal
*Phoenix Faction

===Gallery===


FileNavy seal1.jpg
FileNavy seal2.jpg
FilePhoenix faction.jpg


==Work for the ''Team Fortress'' series==

===''http//wiki.teamfortress.com/wiki/Team_Fortress_2 Team Fortress 2''===

*The http//wiki.teamfortress.com/wiki/Demoman Demoman
*The http//wiki.teamfortress.com/wiki/Engineer Engineer
*The http//wiki.teamfortress.com/wiki/Heavy Heavy
*The http//wiki.teamfortress.com/wiki/Medic Medic
*The http//wiki.teamfortress.com/wiki/Pyro Pyro
*The http//wiki.teamfortress.com/wiki/Spy Spy
*The http//wiki.teamfortress.com/wiki/Soldier Soldier
*The cut Human and Alien class designs
*The base headquarters
*Most of the maps, such as
**http//wiki.teamfortress.com/wiki/Dustbowl Dustbowl
**http//wiki.teamfortress.com/wiki/Hydro Hydro
**http//wiki.teamfortress.com/wiki/Lumberyard Lumberyard
**http//wiki.teamfortress.com/wiki/Ravine Ravine
**http//wiki.teamfortress.com/wiki/Well Well

===Gallery===

====Classes====

=====Demoman=====


FileDm concept 3a.jpg
FileDm concept 4.jpg
FileDm concept 5.jpg
FileDm concept 5a.jpg
FileDm concept 6.jpg
FileDm concept 7.jpg
FileDm concept 8.jpg


=====Engineer=====


FileEngineer concept1.jpg
FileEngineer views2.jpg


=====Heavy=====


FileHeavy HW concept.jpg
FileHeavy profile1.jpg
FileHeavy concept2.jpg
FileHeavy views2.jpg
FileLitho Heavy.jpg


=====Medic=====


FileMedic concept 1.jpg
FileMedicheads.jpg
FileMedic concept 2.jpg
FileMedic views1.jpg


=====Pyro=====


FilePyro concept 1.jpg
FilePyro concept 2.jpg
FilePyro views1.jpg


=====Soldier=====


FileHuman commando cut concept.jpg
FileSoldier concept1.jpg
FileSoldier views1.jpg


=====Spy=====


FileSpy concept1.jpg
FileSpy views1.jpg


=====Other=====


FileMonster tf 2.jpg
FileArmor concept1.jpg
FileTf2 study1.jpg


====Locations====


FileDustbowl concept1.jpg
FileHydro concept1.jpg
FileAlpine concept1.jpg
FileAlpine concept2.jpg
FileBlu base1.jpg
FileRed base1.jpg
FileBase1.jpg
FileWell concept1.jpg


====Miscellaneous====


FileTf2 vehicles.jpg


==References==
{{Reflist}}

==See also==
*''Half-Life 2 Raising the Bar''

==External links==

*http//www.mobyfrancke.com/ Official website
*{{Fb|url=profile.php?id=666268062}}
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