Dressing up your character: Examples of costume work in games

Ever struggled with dressing up your game character? How about consulting a costume designer? Character and costume designers have a lot in common; both professions concentrate on expressing the character’s personality, background, age, and status through appearance. However, a costume designer’s tactile knowledge of materials and clothing construction as well as the skills of character analysis and interpretation of human nature for character visuals can be beneficial for a game project. I will talk through this topic introducing examples from four game productions I have worked on as a Costume designer.



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