Game Artist

CSN: Yes

Start date: 06/09/21

Location: Boden

As a Game Artist, you create the visual experience of gaming in both 2D and 3D. You produce all content in the game such as environments, characters, vehicles, backgrounds, paraphernalia, colors, patterns, lights and post effects.

 

Game Artist at Futuregames is a higher education for future game artists / game graphic artists, 2D / 3D artists. The purpose of the training is to provide a professional vocational training completely in time for what gaming studios demand. The emphasis is on visually creating and developing the creative process ability.

Game Artist gives you a solid competence base in 3D Generalization, Environment Art, Texture Art, Animation, Technical Art, Character / Props Art You learn the design artist’s craft and art with the client as a guiding star.

As part of the education, you do LIA (Learning at work) and make up 25% of the education. The LIA deepens your learning and you gain valuable work experience. We work with a number of companies, for example; Coldwood, Grand Pike, Dice, Zordix, GoldTown Games, Paradox Arctic, Turborilla, Avalanche Studios, LevelEight, North Kingdom, King, Avalanche Studios, Ubisoft, EA DICE, Fatshark Games, Starbreeze Studios, Glorious Games Group, NEAT Corporation, Epic Games etc. 

 

SPECIALIZATIONS

  • 3D Generalization
  • Environment Art
  • Texture Art
  • Animation
  • Technical Art
  • Character/Props Art

 

KNOWLEDGE AFTER COMPLETING THE EDUCATION

  • Understand and utilize an efficient workflow for game art creation
  • Create high and low resolution 3D models
  • Create high quality textures
  • Create hard surface objects such as vehicles and weapons etc.
  • Create characters and other organic models
  • Adapt to a wide range of visual styles
  • Set up and animate characters and objects
  • Understand color theory, form, design and composition
  • Understand the business aspect of the games industry
Courses
Weeks
Character Art
3
Concept Art
2
Enviroment Art
4
Master Thesis Game Development
10
FX for Games
2
Game Project 1
2
Game Project 2
4
Game Project 3
7
Gameart Fundamentals
2
Intro to Game Art
7
Internship
30
Light and Rendering
2
Marketing and Portfolio
3
Project Methodology in Games
1
Sculpting in 3D
3
Tech Art
3
Texture
3

Guaranteed housing

It does't matter where you from. All the students at Boden Game Camp is guaranteed housing in a close distance to the school.

Internship

Thanks to our great studios we have the opportunity to offer internship just one floor up from the education.

Game Jams

We love games and will always do. There for we're hosting alot of Game Jams in our area. Everything from small to big ones with top studios from Sweden.

Board Game Nights

Our Board Game Cluster host once a week a Board Game Night. Meet new friends, play games and enjoy.

How is life in Boden?

Boden aims to create a town that is close to everything that is important and a little more – the children’s activities, your job, schools, cultural events, attractive homes, shopping and nature experiences. Regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or sexual orientation. Whether you come from Luleå, Stockholm or Somalia, we will create an inclusive climate where everyone feels belonging, security and an opportunity for development. 

A LOOK IN TO OUR LIFE