Ryan Hoss

Senior VFX Artist, Deep Silver Volition

Ryan Hoss has 9 years of experience in the game industry and is currently a Senior VFX Artist at Deep Silver Volition where he helped ship Agents of Mayhem and is now working on the next entry in the Saints Row franchise. Prior to joining Volition, Ryan worked for Vicious Cycle Software and contributed to nine shipped titles, which included franchises such as Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures, Kung-Fu Panda, and Adventure Time. He also contributed to projects at VCS in other roles such as environment art and design. He holds a M.S. and B.S. in Digital Media from East Tennessee State University.

Sessions

Members: Katie Cole, Ryan Hoss

This roundtable/Q&A, moderated by Deep Silver Volition VFX Artists Ryan Hoss and Katie Cole, will focus on breaking into the game industry as a VFX Artist, offering tips and portfolio advice they've picked up from their own experiences.