Kevin McDowell

Kevin is the Art Director for Total War Brand at Creative Assembly. He has been working in games for 25 years and in 2012 became a BAFTA winner for his work on Total War: Shogun 2.

 

A craft-led studio with 34 years’ experience Creative Assembly makes deep and detailed games and gives their team the creative freedom to achieve their potential.

Established in 1987, Creative Assembly is one of the oldest and largest game’s developers in Europe with 800 talented staff across 4 state-of-the-art studios in West Sussex, UK and Sofia, Bulgaria.

Leading a creative team in the games industry

In this talk Creative Assembly’s Kevin McDowell looks at the softer skills needed to progress your career in the games industry from being an artist to leading large creative teams.

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Anders Langlands

Anders Langlands

Theo Jones, Nathan Walster and Manne Öhrström

Theo Jones, Nathan Walster and Manne Öhrström

Ben Jones

Ben Jones

Mark Flanagan

Mark Flanagan

Alex Webster

Alex Webster

Bianca Cirdei

Bianca Cirdei

Tom Minor

Tom Minor

William Stocks

William Stocks

Brenda Ximena Roldan-Romero

Brenda Ximena Roldan-Romero

Oliver Gingrich

Oliver Gingrich

Maria Almena

Maria Almena

Tom Morledge

Tom Morledge

Kevin McDowell

Kevin McDowell

Matt Carroll

Matt Carroll

Ben Radcliffe

Ben Radcliffe

Usman Riaz & Jeff Wexler

Usman Riaz & Jeff Wexler

Georgina Hurcombe

Georgina Hurcombe

Ian Fellows & Craig Tonks

Ian Fellows & Craig Tonks

Shelley Page

Shelley Page

Ross Burgess

Ross Burgess

Chris Drew & Tom Box

Chris Drew & Tom Box