image (1).jpg

Hello, my name is Maxim Isakov and I'm passionate about world building and 3D Environments. I enjoy exploring different workflows and software. I would love to start my career as an Environment or 3D artist for games.


Describe yourself in 5 words.

Versatile, diligent, determined, meticulous, great.

What are your hobbies and interests?

Active partaker of movie nights, play the keyboard, did a bit of improv before Covid.

If you were an animal, which one would you be? and why?

A human so I could be an Environment Artist for games.

Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

Hopefully in the credits of an iconic video game.

Tell us an achievement you're proud of.

Finishing the modular train for the final third year project was definitely a very satisfying and rewarding moment, seeing it all come together in the engine.

Which game or movie inspired you the most to choose this career path?

Many open world games from my childhood are definitely some of my biggest incentives. To name a few, the Need 4 Speed Underground 2 map, GTA San Andreas and GTA 4's Liberty city.

If you woke up in a in a videogame, what would your special ability be?

To be able to wake up in a videogame.

What was your crowning moment of your time at Escape?

I see the 2019 Escape Game Jam as a very valuable and memorable experience. It taught me a lot about teamwork and working under pressure, also we won.