Big Huge Games seeks talented artists (full-time, onsite)

Big Huge Games seeks talented artists (full-time, onsite)

Post by Big Huge Gam » Thu, 19 Jun 2003 01:39:03



Big Huge Games (www.bighugegames.com), developer of the award-winning
real-time strategy game "Rise of Nations", published by Microsoft, is
looking for creative, talented, and motivated 3D artists to join the
team.

"Rise of Nations" has been widely hailed as one of the best RTS games
ever. Just a few of its awards include GameSpot's Editors' Choice, PC
Zone Classic, Loadedinc's Hot Property, Games Domain Top Game, &
Adrenaline Vault's Seal of Excellence. The reviews are glowing!

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"Quite simply put, this is the pinnacle of RTS excellence."
- Thunderbolt Games Online
"The best strategy game to come out this year... Big Huge Games has
created a truly outstanding game."
- Gamespot
"To say I'm e*d about Rise of Nations is an understatement: right
now it's at the top of my must-have RTS list."
- PC Gamer, March 2003
"Rise of Nations is a triumph in streamlined, quality game design."
- Games Domain
"...what truly sticks out about this real-time strategy game is that
it never lets its engrossing depth create a dull moment. And, even
more impressive, it makes you feel infinitely smarter than you really
are."
- Maxim Online
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The ideal candidate will possess:

     Fluency in 3D Studio Max, Character Studio and Photoshop
     Excellent lo-poly modeling, animation and texture-mapping skills
     Abundant conceptual creativity and the ability to convey one's ideas
through detailed sketches and drawings
     A strong interest in RTS Games
     Strong communication skills and the desire to work in a
collaborative atmosphere
     The drive and dedication it takes to produce a great game

At Big Huge Games, we have created a fun and focused environment where
teams of artists, programmers, and designers work cooperatively to
craft the next generation of real-time strategy games. In addition to
competitive salaries, Big Huge Games offers an extremely attractive
benefits package, including:

A royalty based bonus plan far in excess of industry standards
Stock options to all full-time employees
401(k) plan
Generous paid vacation, sick leave, maternity/paternity/family
leave, personal days and holidays
Fully funded medical, dental and visual health insurance (including
dependent coverage), short and long term disability insurance, and
life insurance.

For more information on Big Huge Games and "Rise of Nations", please
see our website at www.bighugegames.com. We are located in Baltimore,
Maryland.

Contact Info:

Big Huge's preferred method of viewing your artwork and resume is by
email submission of your portfolio website link (send to

email, please limit total attachments size to 5mb or less.

Demo reels on VHS (NTSC), DVD, or CD-ROM are also accepted; please
mail to the address listed below. Mailed items are non-returnable. If
you wish a confirmation of delivery, please include a SASE with your
resume. Resumes without art samples will not be considered.

Big Huge Games
c/o Art Dept
1954 Greenspring Drive, Suite 520
Timonium, MD 21093

Positions are full-time, onsite only. No * opportunities
available. NO PHONE CALLS OR RECRUITERS.