Jay Shelanskey is an Illustrator/Designer from Upstate NY with a mean addiction to Star Wars and an irrational fear of spiders. His professional background is littered with a number of careers ranging from marketing to product management.
Jay is the founder of Myrmidon Games where he focuses on combining his passion of design with his love of board games. He is obsessed with bringing levity and familiarity to all the games he works on with the hope that people will be able to have a personal connection while playing them.
In his free time Jay can be found at the arcade with his son, trying to win as many tickets as it takes to buy the giant stuffed Pikachu. He also likes to create miniature tabletop gaming terrain and binge watch TV shows on Netflix. He loves playing board games, RPGs and TCGs. His favorite games are Zombicide, Ghostbusters, Food Fight. and D&D.