Francois Launet

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François Launet was born in 1971 in the south of France. As a teenager, he Lovecraft through Role Playing and choose to follow artistic studies to be able to illustrate such new worlds. He learned classical arts in Toulouse, and started to work professionally for Role-playing editors and music industry. In the 90’s, he learned about computer graphics, which became his main job: Sets modeling supervisor for Illumination Studio, behind the Despicable Me, Minions and Pets movies. He still works as an illustrator for RPG books and runs an irregular webcomic, “the Unspeakable Vault (of Doom)”, which shows Lovecraft’s Great Old Ones in a parodic way. It is available on François’ website.