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[[Image:Adrian Carmack and John Romero in 2014.jpg|thumb|256x256px|Adrian Carmack (left) in 2014.]]
 
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'''Adrian Carmack''' (born May 5, 1969) is an artist who has worked extensively in the gaming industry since 1990. He has created various forms of art for the video game industry including pixel art, sculpture, and various forms of traditional art. He began his professional career working at Softdisk, but shortly co-founded [[id Software]] in 1991 with Tom Hall, John Romero, and John Carmack (no relation). Some of Adrian's most famous work is from the [[Commander Keen (universe)|''Commander Keen'' series]], [[Wolfenstein (universe)|''Wolfenstein'' series]], [[Doom (universe)|''Doom'' series]], and [[Quake (universe)|''Quake'' series]]
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'''Adrian Carmack''' (born May 5, 1969) is an artist who worked extensively in the gaming industry from 1990 to the mid-2000s. He has created various forms of art for the video game industry including pixel art, sculpture, and various forms of traditional art. He began his professional career working at Softdisk in 1990 at the age of 21, but shortly co-founded [[id Software]] in 1991 with [[Tom Hall]], [[John Romero]], and [[John Carmack]] (no relation). Some of Adrian's most famous work is from the [[Commander Keen (universe)|''Commander Keen'' series]], [[Wolfenstein (universe)|''Wolfenstein'' series]], [[Doom (universe)|''Doom'' series]], and [[Quake (universe)|''Quake'' series]]
  
Growing up with a lot of shareware id games, I spent a lot of my youth looking at Adrian's pixel art. Carmack has some pretty good CGA and EGA skills, but my favorite art of his was the VGA graphics in ''[[Doom]]''.
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Growing up with a lot of shareware id games, I spent a lot of my youth looking at Adrian's pixel art. Carmack has some pretty good [[Color Graphics Adapter|CGA]] and [[Enhanced Graphics Adapter|EGA]] skills, but my favorite art of his was the [[Video Graphics Array|VGA]] graphics in ''[[Doom]]''.
  
 
==Titles==
 
==Titles==

Latest revision as of 15:59, 19 June 2019

Adrian Carmack (left) in 2014.

Adrian Carmack (born May 5, 1969) is an artist who worked extensively in the gaming industry from 1990 to the mid-2000s. He has created various forms of art for the video game industry including pixel art, sculpture, and various forms of traditional art. He began his professional career working at Softdisk in 1990 at the age of 21, but shortly co-founded id Software in 1991 with Tom Hall, John Romero, and John Carmack (no relation). Some of Adrian's most famous work is from the Commander Keen series, Wolfenstein series, Doom series, and Quake series

Growing up with a lot of shareware id games, I spent a lot of my youth looking at Adrian's pixel art. Carmack has some pretty good CGA and EGA skills, but my favorite art of his was the VGA graphics in Doom.

Titles

Released Title Contribution
1990-??-?? Shadow Knights Art and graphics.
1990-??-?? Catacomb (DOS port) Art and graphics.
1990-??-?? Commander Keen 1: Marooned On Mars Art and graphics.
1990-??-?? Commander Keen 2: The Earth Explodes Art and graphics.
1990-??-?? Commander Keen 3: Keen Must Die! Art and graphics.
1991-??-?? Slordax: The Unknown Enemy Art and graphics.
1991-??-?? Catacomb II Art and graphics.
1991-??-?? Rescue Rover Art and graphics.
1991-??-?? Rescue Rover 2 Art and graphics.
1991-??-?? Paragon (DOS port) Art and graphics.
1991-??-?? Hovertank One Art and graphics.
1991-??-?? Dangerous Dave In the Haunted Mansion Art and graphics.
1991-??-?? Commander Keen: Keen Dreams Art and graphics.
1991-??-?? Catacomb 3-D Art and graphics.
1991-??-?? Commander Keen 4: Secret of the Oracle Art and graphics.
1991-??-?? Commander Keen 5: The Armageddon Machine Art and graphics.
1991-??-?? Commander Keen 6: Aliens Ate My Baby Sitter! Art and graphics.
1992-??-?? The Catacomb Abyss Art and graphics.
1992-05-05 Wolfenstein 3-D Art and graphics.
1992-??-?? Spear of Destiny Art and graphics.
1993-??-?? Curse of the Catacombs Art and graphics.
1993-??-?? Tiles of the Dragon Art and graphics.
1993-12-10 Doom Art and graphics.
1994-??-?? Wolfenstein 3-D (SNES port) Art and graphics.
1994-10-10 Doom II: Hell On Earth Art and graphics.
1995-10-30 Hexen: Beyond Heretic Art and graphics.
1996-??-?? Final Doom Art and graphics.
1996-06-22 Quake Art and graphics.
1997-12-09 Quake II Art and graphics.
1999-12-03 Quake III: Arena Art and graphics.
2004-08-03 Doom 3 Art and graphics.

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