Gameloft is a leading international publisher and developer of video games for mobile phones and consoles. Established in 1999, it has emerged as one of the top innovators in its field. The company creates games for mobile handsets equipped with Java, Brew or Symbian technology. The total number of games-enabled handsets is anticipated to exceed four billion units by 2012. Gameloft games are also available to players on WiiWare and DS, Microsoft’s Xbox LIVE Arcade, Apple’s iPod and PCs.
Redsteam is a creative studio set up in 2009 by Arthur Hugot, Global Art Director for Gameloft. Previously based in Shanghai, Redsteam is now based in Singapore and continues to grow in identifying, training and pushing top talents into Asia’s games industry.
Redsteam’s focus is on pre-production artistic assets (Concept-art, Environment designs, illustrations, High-poly 3D models). The core team is composed of sixteen top-talent artists, each specializing in their own respective fields.
Redsteam maintains an essential role in the production of Gameloft games – conceptualizing and designing the main characters, creatures and universes of the games. Being a highly specialized studio, Redsteam works internally as an integral part of the international company Gameloft. Acting as an international design agency, Redsteam works and communicates with other Gameloft studios around the world.