Adam Adamowicz

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Adam Adamowicz
Born (1968-03-09)March 9, 1968
Saugerties, New York
Died February 9, 2012(2012-02-09) (aged 43)
Washington DC, U.S
Occupation Concept artist

Adam Adamowicz (March 9, 1968 – February 9, 2012) was an American of Polish descent. Adam was a video game concept artist, best known for his work on Fallout 3 and The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim at Bethesda Softworks.[1][2] He worked with Jaleco Entertainment, Inc. between 2002-2003. Adam landed his position at Bethesda Softworks in 2005. He grew up on Long Island, New York.

Adam was the only concept artist to work on Fallout 3 and Elder Scrolls V:Skyrim at Bethesda Softworks. His artwork had a distinct, recognizable style. He had a huge impact on the look, experience, and "feel" in Fallout 3, Skyrim, and other BGS (Bethesda Game Studios) games. Both Fallout 3 and Skyrim have been extremely popular games - Skyrim alone has generated over $600 Million (USD) in sales revenue (as of July, 2012).

Adam Adamowicz died from complications of lung cancer on February 9, 2012, aged 43.[3]

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  1. ^ Shawn Sines (May 15, 2008). "Fallout 3 Dev Diary on Conceptual Design". FileFront. Retrieved 2010-10-28. 
  2. ^ Webb, Morgan (2008-12-08). "Will Work For Games: Bethesda Concept Artist". X-Play. Retrieved 2012-02-14. 
  3. ^ Slotnik, Daniel E. (February 18, 2012). "Adam Adamowicz, Artist for Lush Video Game Worlds, Dies at 43". The New York Times. 

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