VFX Artist Within game art there are a number of specialties, including that of visual effects; this can range from combustion and particle effects to water, wind, or foliage. Effects artists (or FX artists) are responsible for creating these assets for regular gameplay and cinematic cut scenes. Effects artists have the distinction of overlapping responsibilities that include 2D and 3D art creation, as well as animation and creative direction. Working closely with the senior project leaders, the artist consults on the development, implementation, and optimisation of visual effects (VFX) for a video game.
Dundee, United Kingdom Dundee is Scotland's fourth-largest city and the 51st-most-populous built-up area in the United Kingdom. It lies within the eastern central Lowlands on the north bank of the Firth of Tay, which feeds into the North Sea. In 2014 Dundee was recognised by the United Nations as the UK's first UNESCO City of Design for its diverse contributions to fields including medical research, comics and video games. Information technology and video game development have been important industries in the city for more than 20 years.