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TT Games was established in 2005 with the merger of games publisher Giant Interactive and the developer Traveller's Tales. TT Games was acquired by Warner Bros. in 2007. The company is proud to continue its mission to be the leading publisher of interactive entertainment for young gamers and their families as part of Warner Media and to develop exciting new content.
We’re looking for a talented animator to join our team at TT Odyssey in Brighton. You will be expected to work alongside Artists, Designers, Programmers and Producer on a day-to-day basis, providing high quality animations that achieve the production and quality goals set for the project.
Core Skills & Experience
Passion to create high quality animation with ability to apply them to video game development.
Excellent Animation skills with a great eye for humour and comic timing.
Demonstrable experience within a games studio, OR stellar portfolio demonstrating equivalent skill, talent and know-how of an experienced animator
Strong portfolio displaying a good understanding of animation principles
Experience of animating in Maya
Understanding of Skinning and Rigging Characters.
Practical and methodical approach to both technical and creative problem-solving
Demonstrates dependability and commitment to projects / tasks
Flexible and adaptable to change
Ability to work under pressure and to strict deadlines
Experience with a game engine such as Unity or Unreal a plus.
About TT Odyssey
About TT Odyssey
Founded in 2017 by some of the leading talent in the mobile games industry, TT Odyssey is the Brighton based, mobile-focused arm of Traveller’s Tales, part of Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and the makers of best-selling LEGO titles including “LEGO Star Wars” and “LEGO Dimensions”. This is the first time that a LEGO video game has been designed from the ground-up as a free to play, mobile title. Quality and innovation is extremely important in this endeavour. We aim to be at the top of the charts and are looking for people to whom that goal is important. We are well funded, independent in spirit and working with the best Intellectual Properties in the world. Who wouldn’t want to be a part of that!
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