Mike Chaney has been part of the tabletop and video gaming industries for the last 18 years. He began his career as a freelance illustrator in 1994 creating artworks for various roleplaying game publishers such as White Wolf, West End Games, Five Rings Publishing, and Holistic Design. In 2001, Mike joined White Wolf as a full time Graphic Designer and “In House” artist for their new d20 lines. Shortly thereafter, Mike assumed the art director roles for several of White Wolf’s Tabletop Game, Collectible Card Game, and Board Game lines including the World of Warcraft RPG, Mwahahaha!, and Vampire: The Eternal Struggle. At the end 2008, Mike shifted creative gears and became part of the World of Darkness MMO level design team where he worked extensively on prototyping PVP gameplay and the environments associated with it. Currently, he is a freelance graphic designer working with various companies in the tabletop gaming industry creating products for both print and digital formats.
Mike resides in a quiet little corner of Lilburn, Georgia with his wife and two dogs where he spends his free time painting little metal army men.