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World of Warcraft Student Art Contest 2020 Winners

World of Warcraft Student Art Contest 2020 Winners

Originally Posted by Blizzard
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Presented by Blizzard Entertainment’s University Relations and World of Warcraft development teams, the tenth annual World of Warcraft Student Art Contest has drawn to a close. After some fervent debate and impassioned deliberation, our judges sifted through the many remarkable entries and identified the winning entries.

Check out the winners and runners-up below for each of the four categories.

Environment Art Category


“The Most Dangerous Game”
Peter Burroughs
CG Master Academy (CGMA)


“Uldum Campsite”
Michael J. Esten
San Jose State University

“Winter at the Rosewald”
Tiffany Shen
Tufts University

Character Art Category


“Nazmir Bloodscavenger (mount)”
Lars Robertson
Texas A&M University


“Ironbeak Thunder-Talon (mount)”
Blake Conklin
Lake Washington Institute of Technology

“Seraphalise the Bard”
Christine Medina
DigiPen Institute of Technology

FX Category


“Spirit Guardians”
Frank Le Cocq
Laguna College of Art and Design

Animation Category


“Nora Pot Combo”
Anthony Ma
Purdue University


“Two Hit (combo) Attack”
Nguyet Nghi Duong
Academy of Art University

Winners from each category will take part in a 1-hour virtual mentorship with senior artists and more.

Visit our contest announcement to see a complete list of prizes.

Congratulations to all the winners and we look forward to seeing what incredible creations you submit next time!