THE STUDIO

We are a company by gamers, for gamers. We believe that truly good and deeply compelling games are timeless and ultimately prevail over fine-tuned shallow addiction cycles. Our mission is to make deeply engaging and technically outstanding games, while embracing all the opportunities of new platforms, new business models and a games industry in flux.

Super Evil Megacorp is seeking a talented and ambitious 3D Environment Artist to help craft the next phase of VainGlory, the MOBA perfected for touch.  We want highly skilled people who share our passion for making outstanding games.  A qualified candidate will have strong technical understanding of environment creation and the ability to translate 2D concept art into fully realized 3D levels.  The VainGlory world offers a variety of themes in an expanding universe and the ideal candidate will be able to navigate them all.  You will need to be ready to take on the challenge of being part of a small but experienced and ambitious team, not be afraid to get your hands dirty, have a can-do attitude and a willingness to go the extra mile.  For those up to the challenge, it's going to be a thrilling ride.  

THE role - 3D Environment artist

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Animate in-game playable characters from ideation to submission

  • Animate environment elements and non-interactive characters

  • Assist the animation team in delivering the highest-quality assets

  • Provide clear concise feedback in hero creation and general art processes

REQUIREMENTS

  • Thorough knowledge of the game development pipeline 

  • Fluent in Maya and Photoshop

  • Expertise in modeling high and low resolution assets

  • Able to model both hard surface and organic assets

  • Texture creation, matching a painterly style

  • Strong understanding of UV layout techniques

  • Keen eye for composition and detail

PLUSES

  • Experience with modular assets

  • Experience creating assets for a top down camera

  • Avid player of MOBA genre

  • Familiar knowledge of popular culture, art and the fantasy genres

 

A portfolio and reel are required for consideration