Blackhat is the pirate alias of Ian McConville, a member of the Three Rings Art Department. He joined officially in May 2006, and now works alongside Nemo, Lindworm, Bluebeard, and Greenbones, the other members of the Art Department.
- Blackhat drew much of the artwork for the large clothing release of June 2006, including the gypsy outfit set, belt and bracers, and the underwater diving helmet.
- He also drew the artwork for the rats released introduced with the Pets release of August 2006.
- "But yeah, I really don't understand the extent of the dev commands so I'm afraid to log on and then accidently make an island vanish. I have a feeling that would be a hard thing to explain..."
- "Death, Chaos, and High Velocity Sub Orbital Weasels shall now reign."
- "Chinchilla! Chinchilla! Nemo, our cover is blown! Head to the safe house for relocation!"