Randy Valiente is a writer and artist from Manila, Philippines
He was a full-time comicbook writer and illustrator in the 90s.
Became a concept artist in 2003 for the first-person shooting game 'Terra Wars' by Ladyluck Digital Ent. followed by the first all-digital Filipino animation 'Dayo Sa Mundo ng Elementalia' where he also did storyboard. He became a concept artist for the tv show 'Kidlat' for Channel 5.
His works for international comics includes Zenescope's 'Grimm Fairy Tales' and 'Wonderland'; Dynamite Entertainment's 'Twilight Zone', 'Army of Darkness', 'Vampirella' and 'Re-Animator' and 'Headlocked' for Visionary Comics.
He is also into children's book and just released 'Sampaguita' his very first story and art for children literature.
Aside from being an illustrator, concept and storyboard artist, he is also into gallery painting exhibitions and had numerous group shows on his list.
An active member of Urban Sketchers-Manila. He won the National Commission for Culture and the Arts' 'Writer's Award 2017' for his book about Filipino komiks entitled 'Pambalot ng Tinapa' (Smoked-fish Wrapper), his third literary award as a writer/artist.