Livio Ramondelli’s credits include illustrating “Transformers”, and creating the original science fiction series "The Kill Lock" for IDW Publishing.
His other credits include “Darkness Visible” with Mike Carey and Arvind Ethan David, “Hidden Universe: Star Trek" and "Firefly: A Traveler's Companion to the 'Verse” for Insight Editions, “BattleStar Galactica” for Dynamite, “Pacific Rim” for Legendary Comics and the cover art for “The Transformers: The Animated Movie” Blu-Ray.
He also provided design work and storyboards for Victory Hill Productions’ “Transformers: Autobots Alliance ” interactive exhibit in Shanghai. In addition he has contributed storyboards to several attractions for Universal Studios Japan. He previously worked for Wildstorm/DC Comics under artist Jim Lee doing design work on the Sony MMO “DC Universe Online”. He has also provided design work for Google’s “Ingress” VR project, and both toy and movie designs for Hasbro.
He was the creature designer for the 2020 short film "Stucco" starring Janina Gavankar, which earned a SXSW special jury prize for creature design.
He received a Masters degree from the Academy of Art University and currently resides in Los Angeles.
Twitter: @ LivioRamondelli
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Interesting! No, I've never played that game. Just a funny coincidence!
Thank you! And you're totally correct. I remember Lucas saying that later on the audio commentary for the movie. At the time I was thinking more of what Han's perception on it was, that he was being tortured just to be tortured.
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