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Remote Combat Designer PC/Console Games Contract Adriatic Region – REF 2924

We are working with an exciting PC/Console games studio based in the Adriatic Region who are looking for a talented Combat Designer to join their team and work on their brand-new project, continuing on from the huge success of their previous one. Our client is looking for multiplayer extraction experience/style e.g. Dark and Darker and this role is offered as part of a 12 month contract 

What you will be doing:

  • Collaborate across multi-disciplinary teams to conceptualise and design combat mechanics and systems
  • Design enemy behaviours, tactics, and AI routines that challenge players and enhance gameplay depth
  • Implement combat systems with the Unreal Engine
  • Fine-tune combat parameters, e.g. damage values, hitboxes, attack animations etc
  • Develop and balance player abilities, weapon systems, and combat progression
  • Create and maintain detailed design documentation

Who you are:

  • Previous experience as a Combat Designer in the games industry or similar
  • Multiplayer fantasy extraction experience/style e.g. Dark and Darker 

  • Impressive portfolio showcasing your combat design work
  • Strong understanding of combat mechanics, player feedback, and game balance
  • Great knowledge and proficiency in the Unreal Engine
  • Passion for games and a deep appreciation for how combat mechanics contribute to player immersion and enjoyment
  • Excellent English written and verbal communication skills


Remote working offered, competitive salary alongside great benefits and a profit share scheme, flexible working hours, and a friendly and supportive work environment.


Please forward your updated PDF or Word formatted CV and your latest portfolio to quoting reference 2924.

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Remote Combat Designer PC/Console Games Contract Adriatic Region – REF 2924

Full time
3 - 5 years of experience

Published on 09/07/2023

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