Faculty Member Division of Communication & Creative Media 
Game Art 
Pronouns He/Him/His
Areas of Expertise
  • Game Art
  • Illustration
  • Game Design
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Ben Jelter is an illustrator, game designer, and instructor. He has created a large number of independent comics and video games over his career. His last release was The Machine, published through Incube8 games. His next published game will be Unearthed, an expanded version of the game that won GBCompo21. It will be published through Limited Run Games.

Recommended Reading, Listening & Viewing

  • Shadow of the Colossus (PS2, 2005)
  • Ikaruga (Arcade, 2001)
  • The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds (3DS, 2013)

Favorite Quote

“If the professors of English will complain to me that the students who come to the universities, after all those years of study, still cannot spell “friend,” I say to them that something’s the matter with the way you spell friend.”

—Richard Feynman

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