Moby Francke

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|name=Moby Francke
|image=MobyFrancke.jpg
|imagesize=250px
|birth=1972http//mobyfrancke.com Moby Francke's personal website
|birthplace=WikipediaSaint Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands|Saint Thomas, Caribbean
|occupation=*Art Lead
*Art Director
*Artist
*Character Designer
|timeperiod=May 2002 – February 2013.{{LI|pub/moby-francke/6/858/182}}
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'''Moby Francke''' is an artist who worked at Valve.

==Biography==
Moby graduated from the WikipediaAcademy of Art University|Academy of Art University, and worket at WikipediaLucasArts|LucasArts as a conceptual designer before joining Valve in May 2002. He has been a character designer on ''Half-Life 2'' and ''Half-Life 2 Lost Coast''.

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

===Gallery===

FileCitizens-1.png
FileCitizens-2.png
FileCitizen modelsheet2.jpg
FileModelsheet Rebels.jpg


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

===Gallery===

FileThe Fisherman concept art.jpg
FileThe Fisherman 1.jpg
FileThe Fisherman character sheet.jpg


==Selected gameography==
*''Half-Life Source'' (2004)
*''Half-Life 2'' (2004)
*''Half-Life 2 Episode One'' (2006)
*''Half-Life 2 Episode Two'' (2007)
*''Portal'' (2007)

==Official biographies==
{{CollapsedBio|20050807013702/http//valvesoftware.com/people.html|August 7, 2005|Moby Francke - Character Designer/Art Lead|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. Hes 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.}}

{{CollapsedBio|20060720211235/http//valvesoftware.com/people.html|July 20, 2006|Moby Francke - Art Director|No changes.}}

{{CollapsedBio|20070818032221/http//valvesoftware.com/people.html|August 18, 2007|Moby Francke - Artist|No changes.}}

{{CollapsedBio|20110925184019/http//valvesoftware.com/company/people.html|September 25, 2011|Moby Francke|At Valve, Moby has been a character designer on Half Life 2 and the art lead on Team Fortress 2. Both titles benefited from his fine art training (with an emphasis on illustration). After graduating from the Academy of Art University in San Francisco, he worked at Lucas Arts as a conceptual designer, and taught figure painting at his alma mater.}}

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

==References==
{{Reflist}}

==External links==
*http//mobyfrancke.com Personal website

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