Freelance Card Art Illustrator

Creative Assembly
Horsham, United Kingdom
Job type: Freelance

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Job Description

We are looking for a talented freelance illustrator to create some engaging card art. These card art illustrations are for the upcoming Card Collection Game, Total War: ELYSIUM.

The Role

  • This is an off-site, freelance medium-term project
  • You will work closely over email with our Art Coordinator
  • Experience of working as an artist in a professional capacity


  • You will be producing original digital illustrations. No photographic imagery may be present in the final piece.
  • You will be creating original compositions. No composition may be copied from existing copyright material.

Skills & Requirements

Knowledge, Skill and Experience


  • Excellent approach to composition
  • Strong understanding of colour, contrast and lighting
  • Strong attention to detail and form
  • Proficient communication in the English Language
  • Professional time management skills


  • Interest in History

Application Requirements

Please submit a Portfolio with your application to be considered for this role. Your portfolio should demonstrate examples of some of the following:

  • Single character illustration, multiple characters
  • Natural landscapes, animals
  • Architecture, weapons

How to Apply

About the Company

Creative Assembly is one of the UK's leading games development studios, founded in 1987 and located in West Sussex, UK and in Sofia, Bulgaria. With a heritage of award-winning AAA titles, including the multi-million selling Total War™ series, Creative Assembly continues to build an impressive portfolio of games and world-renowned partnerships; working with Games Workshop on Total War™: WARHAMMER®, Wargaming Alliance on Total War™: ARENA, Twentieth Century Fox on Alien: Isolation, plus 343 Industries and Microsoft on Halo Wars 2. Creative Assembly has, with their exceptionally talented team of over 500, amassed a wealth of awards, including recent accolades from BAFTA, Music+Sound and Develop’s Industry Excellence awards.