Sven Ruthner.

Sven Ruthner is a German freelance pixel artist. He was an additional background artist on Shantae: Risky's Revenge.


On his LinkedIn page, Sven Ruthner claims his talents in pixel art are self-taught.[1]


From 2005 to 2006, Sven Ruthner was a pixel artist at Full Fat. He was also at the same time a pixel artist at Glu Mobile and left in 2007. Since then, he has been a self-employed 2D and pixel artist,[1] occasionally contributing to video games,[2] including Shantae: Risky's Revenge as an additional background artist.


This is a list of projects Sven Ruthner was involved in according to Metacritic, Moby Games and a Google search over[3][2][4]


  • Backyard Skateboarding 2006 - additional art (2005)
  • Harlem Globetrotters: World Tour - art (2006)
  • Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots - art (2006)
  • The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy - additional game art (2006)
  • Biker Mice from Mars - additional artist (2007)
  • Thrustburst - graphics (2008)
  • Batman: The Brave and The Bold - The Videogame - additional background art (2010)
  • Shantae: Risky's Revenge - additional background art (2010)
  • Aliens: Infestation - environment design (2011)
  • Thor: God of Thunder - additional background art (2011)
  • Not Even Human: Inhumane Edition - graphics (2011)
  • The Original Strife: Veteran Edition - artwork (2014)
  • Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark - pixel modeler (2014)

Quality assurance

  • Luftrausers - tester (2014)


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