Ryan Best is a professional illustrator based out of Boston Massachusetts. Ryan began his career in 2009 after graduating from the University of North Carolina Charlotte with a BFA in illustration. His career started with creating story boards and concept art for commercials and also for music videos for bands such as Trivium and Dream Theater. Afterwards Ryan moved into working in comics as well as concept art. Ryan was the penciler and inker for the Age of Darkness: Cinderella series published by Zenescope. More of his comic work can be seen in the ongoing independent series Heroes of Echo Company, Judas Breed, and Evolusion.