Prop Artist

Prop Artist


Blizzard Entertainment is seeking a Prop Artist to champion prop art asset creation on World of WarCraft.

A Prop Artist can work on everything from an Orc battle wagon to a melted candle. Props in World of Warcraft tell a story and the team is looking for someone that can not only tell a story with their props but can also concept, model, and texture props start to finish.

 

DAY TO DAY TASKS

 

  • Concept props for various cultures in the World of Warcraft style
  • Model efficient assets that fits within the style of the game
  • Strong hand painted texturing skill that fits within the larger world
  • Ability to prototype and create block-out assets
  • Enthusiasm for working closely with other Artists
  • Communicate with Production, Design, and other departments

 

YOUR BACKGROUND

 

  • 2+ years of experience in game development concepting, modeling, and texturing objects
  • Experience animating objects is a plus
  • Understand real-time game development needs
  • Able to collaborate closely with other Artists
  • Ability to explore a wide variety of ideas that push the World of Warcraft style
  • Software experience such as 3ds Max or Maya

 

SEND US

 

  • Resume
  • Portfolio website
  • Cover letter which should include:
    • Why you are interested in working at Blizzard 
    • What games you are currently playing

Meet Some of Blizzard Entertainment's Employees

Ely C.

Lead Environment Artist

As a lead environment artist, Ely guides his team of artists as they flesh out and paint the organic elements that compose the landscapes throughout World of Warcraft.

Ashleigh W.

Prop Artist

Creating props for World of Warcraft means Ashleigh gets to act as an interior decorator for the game—crafting anything the characters would make, from initial concept to completion.


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