Nick Wozniak, apparently in a bad day.

Nick Wozniak is an artist, animator and designer. He was the technical artist on Shantae: Risky's Revenge.


Nick Wozniak studied at California State University, Los Angeles.[1]


Wozniak was hired at WayForward in 2008 and claims to have done there basically anything that wasn't programming.[1] He has been making artistic activities for several games, including being a technical artist on Shantae: Risky's Revenge. In 2013, he left WayForward to join the newly formed Yacht Club Games,[1] who released their first title, Shovel Knight, in June 2014, after a successful Kickstarter campaign.[2][3]


This is a list of projects Nick Wozniak was involved in according to Metacritic and Moby Games (unless otherwise indicated).[4][5]


  • Thor: God of Thunder - assistant director (2011)


  • Batman: The Brave and The Bold - The Videogame - additional boss design (2010)

Art and animation

  • A Boy and His Blob - animator (2009)
  • Batman: The Brave and The Bold - The Videogame - 2D artist (2010)
  • Galactic Taz Ball - technical artist (2010)
  • Shantae: Risky's Revenge - technical artist (2010)
  • Mighty Milky Way - T-Rew wrangler (2011)
  • Mighty Switch Force! - technical artist (2011)
  • BloodRayne: Betrayal - technical artist (2011)
  • Centipede: Infestation - technical artist (2011)
  • Double Dragon: Neon - animation manager/technical artist (2012)
  • The Smurfs 2 - character rigger, technical artist (2013)
  • Shovel Knight - pixel art (2014)[6]


Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.