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[Full Time-Paid] - Seeking 2D artist/animator to join our small team

Discussion in 'Commercial: Job Offering' started by wanstrsw, Apr 24, 2023.

  1. wanstrsw


    Nov 10, 2022

    We are Flyswatter, a US based studio creating the retro sci-fi roguelike action shooter - "Swarm Hunter." We are seeking a 2D artist/animator to join our team to bring our beautiful concept art to life! Ideally, we are looking for a well rounded candidate who has experience in both art and animation as a full-time, fully remote member of our team.

    About the Game:

    Swarm Hunter is a 2D side scrolling run n’ gun roguelike action shooter whose inspiration originates from Contra and Super C for NES. Players will traverse through 5 unique biomes fighting off enemies, defeating bosses and mini-bosses while exploring synergies, finding upgrades and building stats to choose their own path to victory.

    About the Team:

    Founded in 2022 by a group of friends, Flyswatter is an independent studio located in the United States. Our goal is to create fun, replayable games that respect you as a player and don’t include any form of loot boxes or gambling. We strive to create high quality content, enjoyable gameplay, imaginative artwork and great storylines which remind you of the days in your basement as a kid.

    About the Position:


    • Proven experience as a 2D artist and animator

    • Well rounded portfolio/demo reel showcasing your work

    • Excellent time-management skills and ability to prioritize tasks

    • Understanding of our game engine (Unity)

    • Comfortable working remotely using a combination of Discord, wikis, email, and project management software

    • 4 major US time zones is a plus, but we are open to all. Ideally we would be able to co-ordinate times for real-time conversation when needed

    • Create 2D art and animation with a cohesive look & feel to match concept art

    • Maintain and enhance our approach toward art design within concept art aesthetics

    • Meet deadlines to keep project timeline on track

    • (Bonus) UI/UX art and design
    What we're offering:

    • You will work remotely and manage your own time & location

    • Full-time job with flexible hours and no crunch based deadlines

    • Be part of a small team, your input will always be heard & important

    • Pay: negotiable dependent on knowledge, skill, and experience level
    You can read more about the project, view samples of our concept art and apply through the link below:

    Please make sure to apply through the link, no applications through comments will be able to be vetted :). We look forward to hearing from you!