Uppercut Games

VFX Artist (3 month contract)

Who we are
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Uppercut Games is an independent game developer based in the beautiful ACT region of Australia. Originally founded in 2011 by 3 industry veterans with penchant for amazing visuals, cutting-edge technology and deep and engrossing game design, the studio has grown into a diverse, tight knit team of 16 awesome, amazing humans.

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Friday, 5 June 2020 - 5:00pm
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Submerged Trailer

Submerged Trailer

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Exploration, Sacrifice, and the Serenity of Desolation

Trapped in an ancient, half-submerged city and desperate for supplies, you must explore the flooded streets in your simple fishing boat, and scale the ruined buildings that hold the promise of salvation.

With gorgeous visuals powered by Unreal Engine 4 and music by BAFTA Award-Winner Jeff Van Dyck, Submerged will drag you under.

Submerged is the latest from Uppercut Games.

Sign up for updates: http://eepurl.com/SJ7kv
Follow the development: http://blog.uppercut-games.com/

Submerged Developer Diary #3: Climbing System: Animation Montages and Sections

Submerged Developer Diary #3: Climbing System: Animation Montages and Sections

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Submerged Development Blog 3. We take a more in depth look at the animation system for climbing in Submerged. We look at the basic animation blueprint, state machine and climbing states, also our use of Anim Montages and Sections.

Submerged Developer Diary #2: Climbing System in Unreal Engine 4

Submerged Developer Diary #2: Climbing System in Unreal Engine 4

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Submerged Development Blog 2. Creating the climbing system with blueprints in Unreal Engine 4. We look at how we can use a small number of blueprints to create a large number of varied climbing puzzles.

Submerged Deveoper Diary #1: Texture painting with Unreal Engine 4

Submerged Developer Diary #1: Texture painting with Unreal Engine 4

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The First of our development Diaries for Submerged. This episode covers some of the techniques we are using to make our environments with Unreal Engine 4 instanced materials and vertex painting system.

EPOCH 2 Game Trailer

EPOCH 2 Game Trailer

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EPOCH 2 Game Trailer. The epic saga of post-apocalyptic robot combat continues! EPOCH has trekked across a war-ravaged country to find the one person he was programmed to protect: the Princess Amelia. Now he must follow a final, desperate lead to reach her, with the two warring robot armies of Omegatroniks and Alphetekk standing in his way. But what surprises await EPOCH when the Princess is finally located? And what will she make of the world she wakes up to?

EPOCH.2 - iOS Cover Shooter

EPOCH.2 - iOS Cover Shooter

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Action-Combat Game Sequel EPOCH.2 for iOS, Available Nov 14, Only On The App Store!

Sequel to the acclaimed mobile game EPOCH. EPOCH 2 expands on the success of EPOCH, extending the gameplay systems, adding more graphical polish, more levels, enemies and equipment, and bringing a truly next generation AAA experience to Mobile platforms.

To learn more about EPOCH.2, follow Uppercut Games @uppercutgames on Twitter, become a fan on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/epochgame or visit the game page www.uppercut-games.com/EPOCH2

SOUND CREDIT: Thanks to Benboncan for their "anvil" sound effect, listed under the Attribution or Creative Commons license. Check out his sounds here: http://www.freesound.org/people/Benboncan/

SnowJinks!

SnowJinks!

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This holiday season, join Jack and Jill as they defend their neighborhood against an icy onslaught - how many bullies can you clobber with snowballs before you have to head home?

* Duck, roll and leap through a wintry wonderland filled with snowmen, backyard playgrounds, ice forts and holiday cheer!
* Dodge attacks from the local bullies: the terrible Taunter, the explosive Shoveler, the chilling Freezer and the infuriatingly-accurate Pitcher!
* Keep an eye out for Presents that can freeze your opponents, replace your snowball with a fireball, or even give you a quick healing fix!
* Grab Coins to spend on an array of cool and crazy Hats, Snowballs and Present upgrades!

Get ready to make some mischief with SnowJinks!

• Become a fan on Facebook - http://www.facebook.com/Snowjinksgame
• Visit the webpage - http://www.uppercut-games/SnowJinks
• Follow Uppercut Games @uppercutgames