Some news to share:
Overwatch, the game I've been working on here at Blizzard was finally announced last week. It's a team-based shooter featuring many heroes with special abilities. I can't post any detailed images yet, but I did put together some wallpapers featuring the heroes that I worked on. Check it out in my gallery! :)
Check out the web site for more media and to sign up for the beta: http://playoverwatch.com
I also started a free YouTube series called, "Game Art Essentials." My goal with this is to have a playlist of free videos that any game art student can sit through and pick up some tips on how to do various things. I al
Volume 6, Texturing and Shading, is now available!
The final volume of my 3d Character Art for Games video series, Texturing & Shading, is now available! I go over my approach to texturing for creating clean and flexible results. In addition to technical demonstrations, I discuss my artistic reasoning on both texturing and presentation. The first 40 minutes (mostly lecture) are free on my YouTube channel:
You can find the remaining 5 hours of content for $8.99 at CGCircuit.com: http://www.cgcircuit.com/course/3d-character-art-for-games-vi
The full course includes a posed version of my Hella model used in the demonstrations with full resolution textures for
If you're interested in reading about what I have to say about character art for games please take a look at PolyMune's `PolyMune (https://www.deviantart.com/polymune) interview with me as part of the DeviantArt Project Educate Digital 3d Week:
You can also check out my buddy, FunkyBunnies :iconfunkybunnies: and his interview here:
Man I know you and your stuff for a while, amazing work you did there for all the big games you worked on. I'm currently a student at a game arts school but sometimes... well it's not an easy job... And now I'm playing Overwatch and remember that I know your deviantart account.
I really look up to you! You are kind of a role model for me. I would do anything to just sit right next to you at work and learning form a true grandmaster.