Podcast interviews with game art professionals primarily focused on how to break into the game art industry.
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Break Into Game Art with Environment Artist Sergei Panin
In this podcast Nick Sweetman interviews Sergei Panin a 3d environment artist currently working at Remedy entertainment. Sergei's latest releases include Remedy's Crossfire and he is now working on the highly anticipated Alan Wake 2.
Sergei's Artstation: https://www.artstation.com/leoluch
Thumbnail Fox character by Rayner Alencar
Break Into the Art Industry with Character Designer Yo__Qwick
Nick Sweetman interviews 2D Character Designer Alfred Achiampong
(aka Yo__Qwick) on how to stand out as a freelancer when targeting
your work at the entertainment industry.
Alfred's clients include the concept art studio Mooncolony,
9B collective, Supercell , Suncreature, Triggerfish animation
& Portfolio Entertainment.
Full Video podcast here: https://youtu.be/MiPzNkHbAl4
Alfred's Instagram: www.instagram.com/yo__qwick
Alfred's Artstation: www.artstation.com/alfredachiampong
Podcast character thumbnail by Alfred Achiampong
Break Into Game Art with Digital Artist AngryMikko
In this podcast Nick Sweetman meets Mikko Eerola (aka AngryMikko) a freelance Digital Artist, with 10 years experience as a concept artist in the games company Housemarque in Finland. Mikko's game credits include classic games such as Outland & Resogun.
Full Video podcast here: https://youtu.be/wO18EBWflvs
Mikko's Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/angrymikko/
Game Art Co. Mascot by Rayner Alencar
Break Into Game Art with Art Director Charlotta Tiuri
In this episode we meet Charlotta Tiuri the Art Director of Frozenbyte in Finland. Charlotta specializes in both 3D Character and environment art and has worked on Trine 3 & 4, Nine Parchments & Shadwen.
Charlotta has worked over 10 years in the games industry starting her career at Trip Hawkins (EA Founder) company Digital Chocolate.
Full video podcast here: https://youtu.be/An4Go7dotoM
Charlotta's Artstation: https://www.artstation.com/charlotta
Game Art Co. mascot character by Rayner Alencar
Break Into Game Art with Art Director Kshiraj Telang
In this podcast we meet Kshiraj Telang currently working as an Art Director at Moon Active. Kshiraj has been working in games for 16+ years and during his career has also worked at King in Barcelona and Rovio in Helsinki as an Art Director. Full video interview here: https://youtu.be/_CUB_nMLhr0
Kshiraj's instagram: https://www.instagram.com/kshiraj
* Episode thumbnail image by Kshiraj Telang.
Transform Your Portfolio with Tatu Petersen-Jessen from Rovio
Tatu Petersen-Jessen the global studio art director at Rovio gives his personal view on what he looks for in a game artists portfolio. A seasoned game industry professional with a creative and artistic background Tatu has worked in different creative and management roles in more than 40 published games from AAA to mobile.