Ashley Wood is an internationally acclaimed, commercial illustrator, concept designer and comic book artist. He lives with his wife, three children and one cat in Western Australia. He has been a professional illustrator for fifteen years and has worked for most major publishing and entertainment companies. He is also a three-time Spectrum Award winner and a two-time Communication Arts award winner. Ashley Wood's clients include:
- Warner Bros
- Vivendi International
- Random House
- Marvel Comics
- Todd McFarlane Productions.
Ashley’s work has appeared in books, movies, magazines, comics, television and video games. Art books he has contributed to include, Uno Fanta, Dos Fanta, Tres Fanta and the compilation work Grande Fanta. His Popbot editions are also available in several formats and multiple languages. Medicom Toys and Sideshow Toys have made toys based on his work. He is also the co-owner of 3A toys with Threezero.
In addition to providing the art for the Metal Gear Solid comic book series, of which the Metal Gear Solid Digital Graphic Novel
animates, he has also created artwork specifically for the cutscenes in Metal Gear Solid: Portable Ops
and Metal Gear Solid Peace Walker.