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Irvine, California - United States
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Storyboard Artist


Blizzard Entertainment is looking for a talented story artist to assist our cinematics team in creating the next generation of our award-winning cinematics! The story artist will not only function as a conventional storyboard artist but additionally will contribute collaboratively to both story and sequence development with the director.



  • Receive written and verbal descriptions of a sequence from the Director.
  • Draw storyboards that depict the action, camera placement, and acting of the characters in that sequence.
  • Hone, refine, delete, or create dialog where needed.
  • Present the storyboards to the director and other members of the story team.
  • Once approved, pass storyboards on to the team.
  • Create new drawings to fix and change sequences throughout the production process.
  • Create and pitch alternate story solutions to the director.


  • Able to create story ideas and options to story ideas
  • Composition and presentation skills
  • Able to present work in a clear and entertaining way
  • Entertaining acting ideas
  • Strong layout and design skills
  • Strong, communicative draftsmanship
  • Able to work quickly, when necessary
  • Able to work collaboratively, create and then change gears
  • Basic knowledge of film is required, including language, acting, and craft
  • Basic Photoshop experience recommended, but not required
  • A degree or equivalent in Computer Graphics, Animation, Film-making, or other related course


  • Knowledge and experience using editing software
  • Previous experience as a storyboard artist in the game or movie industries

Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. and its affiliated companies is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

**Only submissions with portfolio/samples of work will be considered

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