About The Author…

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Me

My name is Vanessa. Born on February 11th 1989. Brazilian, born and raised in São Paulo.

Born under the constellation of Aquarius and in the Year Of the Snake.

I share my birthday with my mother, being born exactly 32-33 years later.

I was diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in 2008.

I am an artist, photographer, coder & designer in progress. I hope to be able to go down the Game Design path in the future.

Education

I studied at St Paul’s School until 2002 & graduated High School at Colégio Fransiscano Nossa Senhora Aparecida (CONSA) in 2007.

Attended Cram School at OBJETIVO in 2008.

Studied Systems Information for 1 (one) year at Faculdade de Informática e Administração Paulista (FIAP) in 2009.

I now hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Game Design from Universidade Anhembi Morumbi along with 4 diplomas from DRC Treinamentos in The Foundry modo3D (2014), Adobe Photoshop Lightroom (2016), Photopgrahy (Module 1) (2012) & Corel Painter 2017 (2017).

I speak & write fluent English & Brazilian Portuguese.

My college thesis was about videogames & their impact in our day to day lives. The most famous being Repetitive Strain Injury among other muscular disorders. The inspiration came from me having a non-threatning cyst formed in my left wrist, due to playing Guitar Hero hours on end.

Hobbies & Interests

I used to play a lot of volleyball when I was young.

I have been a fan of Anime for as long as I can remember. My favourites include Sailor Moon, Card Captor Sakura, BLEACH, Gensoumaden Saiyuki, Fairy Tail & many more.

I love to watch movies & tv shows of any kind and variety. My latests vices being The Librarians, Brooklyn Nine-Nine & Hawaii 5-0.

I have been a big fan of videogames for as long as I can remember, both PC & console. My first console was a SEGA Saturn & my favourite game from it was Last Bronx. I now own a Nintendo64, Nintendo Gamecube, Nintendo Wii, Xbox360, Playstation 2 & Playstation 3.

I started modding for BioWare’s Dragon Age: Inquisition in 2015 and now I also mod for BioWare’s Mass Effect: Andromeda. I’m also an Alpha Tester for DAI Tools & Frosty Tool Suite.

I am always eager to learn about Astronomy, Greek & Roman Mythology or any kind of fictional story that involves puzzles, mystery, fantasy & action. Examples are Sherlock Holmes, The DaVinci Code series, Lord Of The Rings series etc.

I am always eager to learn about painting textures, both for games & paintings.

Trivia

Curriculum Vitae

[ English | Brazilian Portuguese ]