|(Artist/Writer – Soul Chaser Betty, Game Designer – SepterraCore; Psi-Ops; Beavis and Butt-head in Virtual Stupidity)|
|Brian Babendererde is a writer and artist, best known as the creator of the graphic novel Soul Chaser Betty. Originally published as a webcomic, the book was a launch title for www.GraphicSmash.com, a spin off of the popular Modern Tales website. Betty appeared on the site through 2004, becoming one of its most popular series. In 2007 Betty was collected into a “director’s cut” Graphic Novel. |
Brian is also a 20 year veteran of the video game industry, having designed and written for such titles as Beavis and Butthead in Virtual Stupidity (Named one of the “Best 50 Games Ever Made” by PC Gamer), the cult classic Septerra Core: Legacy of the Creator, and PSI-Ops: The Mindgate Conspiracy, which was named by Game Informer as one of the “25 Games That Defined The XBOX Experience.”
Brian currently lives in the suburbs of Chicago, where he continues to work as a freelance game designer and artist. Both his game and comic work were featured in the book Visual Storytelling: The Art and Technique by Tony Caputo. Brian’s latest art and projects can be found at his site, www.twilighttangents.com.