Primorden is an open-world sandbox MMORPG that emphasizes social collaboration and competition with combat inspired by MOBAs and Souls-like gameplay.
As our VFX artist, you will be responsible for creating stylish and immersive special effects for our game including particle and shader effects utilizing Unreal Engine’s built-in tools. You will collaborate with our designers, developers and artists to create high-quality real-time VFX for character skills, environment interactions and UI transitions.
How you will make an impact:
Create and optimize high quality in-game visual effects and particle systems
Master the editor’s tools and pipelines for VFX creation and optimization
Collaborate with designers, artists, and programmers to achieve aesthetic excellence
Optimize tasks and maintain balance between quality and performance
Technically implement, integrate, troubleshoot, and ensure the performance of effects in Unreal Engine
Anticipate and communicate technical challenges with the team
Your character build:
2+ years of experience as a VFX artist in game development
Experience with particle systems (Cascade, Niagara) and with shaders
Skilled in using modern game engines such as Unreal or Unity
Ability to create stylized effects with examples presented in a portfolio
Knowledgeable in game development production pipelines and workflows
Proficient in VFX fundamentals like timing, shape language, and color theory
Video game enthusiast
Have an entrepreneurial spirit that calls you to do build something people love
Focused on learning, guiding, collaboration, and growth
Our game design tenets:
No risk, no reward: The economy should be a driving force behind player choice.
No level play-gating: Content should not be gated by any progression system within the game.
Social economy: The most valuable resource a player can have is social connections.
Interpretive narration: Players should be able to interpret our narration to suit the fantasy in their mind.
Chart your own path: Progress should not be linear or on rails to give agency to the player and their fantasy.
Our bonus attributes:
Dress: Wear whatever makes you feel most comfortable, PJs are also acceptable.
Flexibility: Work from home, office, coworking space, or beach.
Wellness: We invest in your wellness, whether you want to focus on physical or mental health.
Health: We’ve got you covered, comprehensive insurance is the name of the game.
Team: Join our awesome team and enjoy cat memes, games and most importantly food!
Salary: We’ll make sure you’re covered, so that you don’t have to stress about your finances.
Investors: We are backed by the top VC’s in the space, including Solana Ventures, Griffin Gaming Partners, Animoca Brands, and more...
Bureaucracy: We don’t like it either, we prefer direct communication and trust that in times of need we will support each other.
Meritocracy: Be recognized for the work you do and get control of your career and how you grow.
If this sounds like a mission you’d like to be a part of, apply now and we can set up a casual, no pressure introduction.
Primorden is a fast-paced fantasy MMORPG. Explore a picturesque open world at any pace, fight powerful monsters and rival players in full-loot PvPvE, and trade items in an entirely player-run economy. The game features a nostalgic 2D illustrated art-style and a non linear approach to progression, allowing players to engage with its core gameplay on their own terms: Exploration, Action PvPvE, and Social Economy.