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Animation Summit: Animation Tricks of the Trade

Matthew Johnson (Senior Animator, Riot Games)

Hannah Kennedy (Concept Artist, Obsidian Entertainment)

Brian Venisky (Senior Technical Animator, Rockstar Games)

Ben Sanders (Lead Animator, Pocket Gems)

Isabella Cheng (Technical Artist, Riot Games)

Xavier Coelho-Kostolny (Principal Character Artist, Magnopus)

Pass Type: All Access Pass, Core+Summits Pass, Summits Pass - Get your pass now!

Topic: Visual Arts

Format: Session

Vault Recording: TBD

Audience Level: All

Six animators rapidly deliver their best tips and tricks. They have 5 minutes each to showcase their personal ideas, workflows, and animation techniques.


Chock full of immediately-implementable tips and tricks for animators in games, this session will leave attendees excited to get back to work!

Intended Audience

Animators and animation enthusiasts interested in leveling up their workflow.