Torn Banner Studios recently launched Chivalry 2, the sequel to our multi-million copy selling original. We are a small independent video game studio of around 80 developers in Toronto and we love creating innovative new experiences that focus on challenge and fun.

About the Role

As a Senior Character Artist at a small independent studio, you’ll have a wide range of responsibilities from creating art to organizing the department, communicating with production, facilitating feedback and working with leads to execute the vision for the games we make.


  • See characters through from conception to completion
  • Produce high quality 3D characters, weapons, and customization assets for AAA titles
  • Work closely with the Production, Environment, Animation, and other artists to bring the concepts to life


  • An exceptional portfolio of work that exemplifies the creation of high-quality character art
  • 5+ years of professional game development experience
  • Expert knowledge of game character development processes, from sculpting to retopology, baking, UVs, texturing, etc
  • Ability to provide an in-depth critique
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines
  • Personally motivated
  • Willingness to work in the province of Ontario, Canada (relocation assistance available)


  • Passion for the medieval era and melee combat
  • Experience with Unreal Engine materials and blueprints setup
  • Experience with Maya and Substance Painter
  • Basic understanding of Rigging
  • Concept Art skills
  • Background in traditional art

Benefits & Perks

  • 6.5 weeks Paid vacation
  • Game Launch Bonus Structure
  • Relocation assistance
  • Flexible schedule and work location
  • Healthcare & benefits

To see our team, our office and what we do as a company visit

Torn Banner Studios has an accommodation process in place that provides accommodations for employees with disabilities. If you require a specific accommodation because of a disability or a medical need, let us know and we will work with you to provide accommodation.

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