Concept Artist

  • Responsibilities

    • Follow the core game concept in order to create 2D images for environments, objects, and characters

    • Create various designs for in-game imagery

    * The following depends on skillset and/or preference:

    • Storyboarding

    • Video editing

  • Qualifications

    • Experience as a Concept Artist (able to draw environments/scenery, and design the game world setting based on an understanding of the core concept)

    • Either a graduation certificate from university (graduate school), or 10 years work experience relating to art or graphic design.

      (Any period of time studying art or graphic design at school may be included under work experience.)

    • Applications are welcome from those with concept art experience.
    • Please check here for previous development examples:

      FromSoftware Web Site
  • Type of Employment

    Regular employee (with a 3 month probationary period) or independent contractor.

    We will offer suggestions about the employment type after considering your skills and application.

  • Work Location

    FromSoftware head office (Sasazuka, Shibuya-ku)

  • Salary

    Regular employee

    220,000+ yen/month (fixed)

    (Determined based on experience and/or skills)

    [Bonus] Twice a year

    Independent contractor

    400,000+ yen/month (fixed)

    (Determined based on experience and/or skills)

    [Bonus] None

  • Holidays

    Regular employee

    Weekends (Saturday and Sunday), national holidays, summer vacation, New Year's vacation, special leave for marriages and funerals, paid vacation

    Independent contractor

    Weekends (Saturday and Sunday), national holidays

    Other days off can be taken after consulting the appropriate staff

  • Office Hours

    Flexible work hours around 8 hours from 10 am

Apply

Necessary Documents

Once you have submitted your entry form, we recommend that you provide a detailed resume and portfolio.

If you are able to prepare any such accompanying documents, please send them via E-mail, including the following information:

  1. Resume

  2. Professional experience (only for those applying mid-career)

    If you have experience at more than one company, include information for each position.

    • Company name (the date of entry, resignation, and employment status)

    • Type of work

    • Are you still employed?

    • Your field of expertise and self-PR

  3. Portfolio

    Attach your portfolio to the E-mail or send it via online storage.

    The data you send must be viewable on a Windows PC.

    If you have a Web portfolio, please include the URL in your E-mail.

    2D works and Drawing

    • Your past works

    • The tools you used for these works

    • Please be sure to include any works that you think fit our company's products

E-mail

to: jobs@fromsoftware.co.jp
subject:

(Your name): (Your desired job category)

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