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Character Artist - Contract

Playground Games
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, United Kingdom
1 year ago

Playground Games is looking for a Character Artist to join our Forza team on a 12 month Fixed-Term contract.


As a first-party Xbox Game Studio, we are passionate about making genre-defining games that are accessible, beautiful, and, most of all, fun.


As a Character Artist you will be responsible for realising the character designs, including body, face, hair and garments. You will be expected to create clean and functional topology, high quality materials and optimise content for game, as well as being comfortable communicating with technical departments.

You should be familiar with industry standard software packages such as 3DSMax or Maya, as well as having some experience with ZBrush and Substance Painter. You have good knowledge of human anatomy and demonstrate an understanding of best practices to suit animation needs and engine requirements.



This is a fantastic opportunity to make world-class games with an established, talented, and collaborative team at one of the industry’s most exciting first-party game studios.

Playground Games is an equal opportunities studio and encourages candidates of all backgrounds to apply.

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