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Adobe Developer Summit: The Environment Art Technology and Workflows of Alan Wake 2 (Presented by Adobe)

Miro Vesterinen  (Lead Environment Artist, Remedy Entertainment)

Benjamin Lindquist  (Principal Technical Environment Artist, Remedy Entertainment)

Location: Room 2020, West Hall

Date: Monday, March 18

Time: 1:20 pm - 2:20 pm

Pass Type: All Access Pass, Core Pass, Summits Pass, Expo Pass, Audio Pass, Indie Games Summit Pass - Get your pass now!

Topic: Visual Arts

Format: Sponsor Developer Summit

Vault Recording: Video

Audience Level: All


The presentation will give a brief high-level overview of the narrative-driven AAA game development company, Remedy Entertainment, and an in-depth look into the environment art workflows developed for Alan Wake 2. The talk will demonstrate prior conventions related to asset creation and texturing at the company and how these were improved during development. A deeper dive into physically based rendering (PBR) practices and pitfalls, Substance texturing processes and the in-engine (Northlight) developed landscape and material workflows will be provided as well as a glimpse into future tech development plans.


Attendees can learn more about Remedy Entertainment as a company and the company specific processes and workflows involved in environment art creation as well as get a view into the environment tech built for Alan Wake 2.

Intended Audience

Artists, Game developers, Art Directors, 3D art students

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