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80 Level Round Table is an episodic show for game developers, digital artists, animators, video game enthusiasts, CGI and VFX specialists. Join us to learn about new workflows, discuss new tools and share your work.

80 Level Round Table is an episodic show for game developers, digital artists, animators, video game enthusiasts, CGI and VFX specialists. Join us to learn about new workflows, discuss new tools and share your work.

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United States

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80 Level Round Table is an episodic show for game developers, digital artists, animators, video game enthusiasts, CGI and VFX specialists. Join us to learn about new workflows, discuss new tools and share your work.

Twitter:

@80Level

Language:

English

Contact:

18188773741


Episodes

80 Level Round Table: ÜberStrategist’s COO Gareth Williams on Effective PR for Video Games

1/13/2022
The COO at ÜberStrategist Gareth Williams has joined 80 Level Round Table to talk about effective PR strategies the company uses to promote the games, explain the difference between marketing and PR, and discuss how the PR industry has changed over the past years. UberStrategist is a boutique video game PR agency that specializes in positive publicity, effective promotion, and high-value partnerships for interactive entertainment clients worldwide and works with major publishers, indie devs,...

Duration:00:37:22

80 Level Round Table: Capsule Studio & DI4D On Creating Digital Humans

12/23/2021
The Co-Founder of Capsule Studio Stéphane Montel and Facial Capture Supervisor from DI4D Lewis Telfer have joined Kirill Tokarev at 80 Level Round Table to discuss the production process behind a trailer for Farming Simulator 22 and shed some light on the creation of digital humans. Follow 80 LEVEL on social media: https://www.facebook.com/LevelEighty https://www.instagram.com/80.lv https://twitter.com/80Level Stéphane Montel is the Co-Founder of Capsule Studio LinkedIn:...

Duration:00:34:00

80 Level Round Table: Zoic Studios: Creating VFX for Movies & Series

12/9/2021
The Founder of Zoic Studios Andrew Orloff has joined the 80 Level Round Table to discuss Zoic's history in the VFX industry, talk about movies and series Zoic has made visual effects for, and discuss the company's plans regarding Virtual Production. Follow 80 LEVEL on social media: https://www.facebook.com/LevelEighty https://www.instagram.com/80.lv https://twitter.com/80Level Andrew Orloff is the Founder of Zoic Studios LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/andreworloff Zoic Studios...

Duration:00:54:04

80 Round Table: Alina Ivanchenko On Working As A Character Artist

12/2/2021
A Canadian 3D character artist, illustrator, and ZBrush Live representative Alina Ivanchenko has talked about the nuances of being a character artist for videogames, discussed some of her most memorable projects, including making characters for Ori and the Will of the Wisps, and explained how to overcome the challenges character artists face. Follow 80 LEVEL on social media: https://www.facebook.com/LevelEighty https://www.instagram.com/80.lv https://twitter.com/80Level Alina Ivanchenko...

Duration:00:20:31

80 Level Round Table: The Cooperation of Kevuru Games and Lucasfilm

11/25/2021
Kevuru Games' Oksana Khachko has joined Kirill Tokarev on 80 Level Round Table to tell us about the studio's work, discuss some of their memorable projects, and thoroughly explain the nuances of collaboration with Lucasfilm while making Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy's Edge – a virtual reality adventure game originally released for the Oculus Quest systems. Follow 80 LEVEL on social...

Duration:00:34:44

80 Level Round Table: PreviewLabs: Turning Game Ideas Into Playable Prototypes

11/18/2021
The Founder of PreviewLabs Bernard François has joined the 80 Level Round Table to discuss PreviewLabs, a company specialized in rapid prototyping with game technology, and explain how they turn game developers' visions into playable prototypes. Follow 80 LEVEL on social media: https://www.facebook.com/LevelEighty https://www.instagram.com/80.lv https://twitter.com/80Level Bernard François is the Founder of PreviewLabs Twitter: https://twitter.com/brnrd_frncs LinkedIn:...

Duration:00:41:32

80 Level Round Table: Death Trash: Developing an Indie Game

11/11/2021
A Game Developer and Artist Stephan Hövelbrinks has joined the 80 Level Round Table to discuss Death Trash, a recently released indie game, and shared some thoughts on being a Solo Developer. Death Trash is a game that features a post-apocalyptic world where cosmic horrors long for humanity but meet punks with shotguns. It combines old-school role-playing, modern action gameplay, and player freedom. You can create your own character and explore a handcrafted world. Follow 80 LEVEL on social...

Duration:00:39:15

80 Level Round Table: Black Matter

11/4/2021
Maximilian Rea, Game Director of Black Matter, joined Kirill Tokarev to discuss Hell Let Loose, the studio's recently released game. Hell Let Loose is a hardcore World War Two first-person shooter with epic battles of 100 players with infantry, tanks, artillery, a dynamically shifting front line, and a unique resource-based RTS-inspired meta-game. The game is developed on Unreal Engine 4. Follow 80 LEVEL on social...

Duration:00:49:10

80 Level Round Table: Improbable Multiplayer Services With Lincoln Wallen

10/28/2021
Improbable is a British technology company, dedicated to solving the challenges of building virtual worlds. Lincoln Wallen, the team’s CTO, joined our Round Table show to discuss their new focus, Improbable Multiplayer Services, and how their team can help create new universes. Wallen, former CTO of DreamWorks Animation and EA Mobile, has originally joined Improbable as Chief Technology Officer in 2019. Follow 80 LEVEL on social...

Duration:00:24:43

80 Level Round Table: Learning Game Design with CG Spectrum’s Mentor Troy Dunniway

10/19/2021
Troy Dunniway is an award-winning Game Designer and Executive with over 25 years of game development experience at major companies like Microsoft, EA, Ubisoft, Insomniac, Disney, and Samsung. He has shipped 100+ titles on almost every platform and genre. Troy designed or oversaw bestselling games like Rainbow Six Vegas, Munch’s Oddysee, Mercenaries, Age of Empires 3, Command and Conquer 3, Roller Coaster Tycoon Mobile, and more. The designer joined us for the new Round Table episode to...

Duration:00:43:11

80 Level Round Table: Minute of Islands

10/7/2021
Anjin Anhut, Game Director on Minute of Islands, joined Kirill Tokarev to discuss Studio Fizbin’s latest captivating game and talk about how the team came up with its concept. Minute of Islands is a beautiful story that offers players to explore strange and wonderful islands and dark labyrinths, plus solve different satisfying puzzles. It has one of the best art decisions in recent years so we had to dive deeper and find out what’s inside. Follow 80 LEVEL on social...

Duration:00:45:39

80 Level Round Table: Virtual Influencers With FFFACE

9/23/2021
Dmitry Kornilov, CEO and Co-Founder at FFFACE, joined Kirill Tokarev to discuss virtual influencers and how they help different markets today. FFFACE is a Ukraine-based team of creators, CGI artists, java-script, and Unity engineers, that operates in Eastern/Western Europe, North America, and Central Asia regions. Apart from digital products production, they develop immersive offline activities and products in collaboration with fashion brands and artists. Follow 80 LEVEL on social...

Duration:00:38:14

80 Level Round Table: Becoming the Art Director in a Huge Company

9/14/2021
Yuliya Krasheninnikova a.k.a. Yuka Soemy has joined the Round Table to discuss the artistic journey, how various mediums affect one's art style, and told us about the upcoming project by MY.GAMES. Yuliya Krasheninnikova is an Art Director working on Blast Brigade, overseeing the game from the artistic point of view. Follow 80 LEVEL on social media: https://www.facebook.com/LevelEighty https://www.instagram.com/80.lv https://twitter.com/80Level Yuliya Krasheninnikova is the Art Director...

Duration:00:45:25

80 Level Round Table: Caliber: Creating a Third-Person Shooter

8/26/2021
Albert Zhiltsov, Nick Filatov, Andrey Shumakov, and Vladimir Atamanov from 1C Game Studios, a Russian Developer Studio, have joined the Round Table to discuss their upcoming game Caliber. Caliber is an online multiplayer third-person shooter. The gameplay is based on tactical cooperation between players who play as four operators belonging to different roles. Each operator has a unique set of abilities, weapons, and special tools. Follow 80 LEVEL on social...

Duration:00:53:08

80 Level Round Table: Elias Software on Adaptive Music & Sounds for Games

8/20/2021
Kristofer Eng and Andreas Wickman are the masterminds behind Elias Software, a company that recently released a completely new sound FX engine that revolutionizes the workflow for game composers. The duo joined us for a new episode of Round Table to talk about their company, discuss what is adaptive music and how it can be used for games. Follow 80 LEVEL on social media: https://www.facebook.com/LevelEighty https://www.instagram.com/80.lv https://twitter.com/80Level Kristofer Eng is CEO...

Duration:00:42:27

80 Level Round Table: Creating XR Experiences with Theia Interactive

7/29/2021
Bill Fishkin, the CEO of Theia Interactive, the company that has created award-winning visualizations for companies such as Nvidia, HP, Mohawk Group, Toll Brothers, Suffolk Construction, and Epic Games, has joined the Round Table to discuss the company, their production process, how they use XR to help various industries and more. Bill is a digital strategist with 20+ years of experience and has worked with a myriad of clients from The Carlyle Group to Caesars Entertainment. Follow 80 LEVEL...

Duration:00:25:37

80 Level Round Table: Porting Skyforge for Nintendo Switch

7/16/2021
Skyforge Project Lead Dmitry Lisichkin joined the Round Table podcast to discuss the experience of porting Skyforge for Nintendo Switch. The developer discussed technical limitations, monetization aspects, new audience, and more. Dmitry has been working on Skyforge since 2012. He started as a QA lead for game mechanics, then led a team of game mechanics developers, and their team worked on everything related to core gameplay: classes, monsters, and bosses. They were engaged in both the...

Duration:00:34:10

80 Level Round Table: Switching From Finance To GameDev

7/2/2021
A talented 3D artist from Ukraine Ilya Chernobrov joined Kirill Tokarev to discuss his path and how he switched from finance to game 3D art, talked about stages of his career, and shared advice on how aspiring artists can get into the industry. Follow 80 LEVEL on social media: https://www.facebook.com/LevelEighty https://www.instagram.com/80.lv https://twitter.com/80Level Ilya Chernobrov is a 3D Artist from Kyiv, Ukraine 80 Level Interview...

Duration:00:54:04

80 Level Round Table: Discussing UE5 With Joe Garth

6/17/2021
Joe Garth, the creator of Brushify.io and UE4 Artist, is the latest guest of our episodic show called Round Table. Following the recent announcement of Unreal Engine 5, we’ve decided to invite the artist to talk about Epic’s engine and how it will affect the industry. Follow 80 LEVEL on social media: https://www.facebook.com/LevelEighty https://www.instagram.com/80.lv https://twitter.com/80Level Joe Garth is the creator of Brushify.io and UE4 Artist Twitter -...

Duration:00:47:45

80 Level Round Table: Procedural Simulation Systems for Games

5/28/2021
Marcin Jaśkiewicz, CEO, co-founder at Simteract, joined the latest episode of Round Table to discuss his team’s projects. Simteract is a developer of premium indie simulation games with a background in creating professional simulations. Marcin discussed his company, talked about different generators they built, and shared some insights on the business side of things. Follow 80 LEVEL on social...

Duration:00:49:51