WE CREATE THE CLASSICS OF TOMORROW

KARAKTER is an award-winning studio and agency (estd. 2008).
We design iconic virtual worlds for entertainment properties. Our design philosophy puts brand, narrative, visual charisma and plausibility into one holistic package, making the fantastical credible, recognizable, appealing – and ready to stand the test of time.

SCE / SANTA MONICA / 2018 – 2020

SIEE / GUERILLA GAMES 2017 – 2020

ACTIVISION / TREYARCH / 2017 – 2018

SIEE / GUERRILLA GAMES / 2012 – 2015

HBO / FIRE & BLOOD / 2011 – 2018

ACTIVISION / TREYARCH / 2015

MICROSOFT / CRYTEK / 2010 – 2012

WARNER BROTHERS / MONOLITH / 2016

Service

We offer creative development, design direction, concept art and marketing art
to game developers, publishers and movie companies.

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IP DNA

Establish the DNA of the project, which dictates all subsequent design decisions.

CASE STUDIES

Sandbox – Albion Online
Yager – project
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CREATIVE DEVELOPMENT​

Develop content and plot ideas for the virtual world.

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STYLE GUIDES​

Translate the IP´s DNA and ideas into styleguides, to ensure the visual consistency of the project.

Horizon Zero Dawn
Sandbox – Albion Online
Ryse Son of Rome
Gothic 4

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ART DIRECTION

Supervise internal and external art departments to maintain the vision of the project

Horizon Zero Dawn
Ryse Son of Rome
Audi Virtual Training
The Settlers 7

ARTWORK

Create benchmark pieces to inspire, define or market the final product.

DESIGN
DEPARTMENT

To solve the unique challenges each project represents, we set up a tailor-made team of specialists: Production designers, illustrators, writers, sculptors, technical artists, graphic designers and many more.

DESIGN
DIRECTORS

 Floris Didden

 Henrik Bolle

Nils Malte Carstens

Benjamin Schulte


PRODUCERS

MICAH DANG

Robert Auls

JOB
OPENINGS

PROJECT
INQUIRIES

eMail:
contact at karakter dot de

Call:
0049-30-311 737 45

KARAKTER design studio GmbH
Saarbrücker Str.24

10405 Berlin Germany

Our general terms and conditions apply.

CRITICAL
ACCLAIM

EMMY AWARD 2014 OUTSTANDING VISUAL FX – Game of thrones IV

EMMY AWARD 2013
OUTSTANDING VISUAL fx – GAME OF THRONES III

EMMY AWARD 2012
OUTSTANDING VISUAL fx – GAME OF THRONES II

RED DOT DESIGN AWARD
ANNO 1404

RED DOT DESIGN AWARD
ThE Settlers 7

DESIGN
DIRECTORS

 Floris Didden

 Henrik Bolle

Tobias Mannewitz


PRODUCERS

MICAH DANG

Robert Auls

CRITICAL
ACCLAIM

EMMY AWARD 2014 OUTSTANDING VISUAL FX – Game of thrones IV

EMMY AWARD 2013
OUTSTANDING VISUAL fx – GAME OF THRONES III

EMMY AWARD 2012
OUTSTANDING VISUAL fx – GAME OF THRONES II

RED DOT DESIGN AWARD
ANNO 1404

RED DOT DESIGN AWARD
ThE Settlers 7

DESIGN
DEPARTMENT

To solve the unique challenges each project represents, we set up a tailor-made team of specialists: Production designers, illustrators, writers, sculptors, technical artists, graphic designers and many more.

JOB
OPENINGS

eMail: contact at karakter dot de

Call: 0049-30-311 737 45

KARAKTER design studio GmbH
Saarbrücker Str.24
10405 Berlin Germany

PROJECT
INQUIRIES

Our general terms and conditions apply.

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