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Chuck Crist is an artist (or, as he puts it, "pixel monkey") at Retro Studios. Crist created art for Metroid Prime, and was a senior artist for Metroid Prime 2: Echoes and Metroid Prime 3: Corruption. Crist was also a senior artist for Retro's subsequent Donkey Kong Country games and Mario Kart 7. Before joining Retro Studios, Crist was an artist for Ultima Online, as well as the original Deus Ex, and its Game of the Year Edition. Crist is a graduate of The Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale.