A short story of ˝Hexiles˝ project development. Process of creating fictional creatures for a tactical game and the struggles of an indie team trying to make it big. The talk is focused mainly on art and design, but also touches the subject of development hardships.
Andrzej Wysocki is the founder of Long Story Short and concept artist at IMGN.PRO. He started his career by freelancing for video and board game companies while studying Game and Virtual Reality Design in Cieszyn, where he created multiple art groups. One of them turned into a company – Long Story Short. After completing Master of Arts degree, he jumped to full-time artist position at IMGN.PRO to work on ˝Seven: the days long gone˝ as an environment, cinematic and concept artist.