Job: Sr. Product Manager

By |February 2nd, 2021|

Sr. Product Manager
Are you looking for an opportunity to work on a brand-new title with a team of highly respected game developers, designers and artists? Do you love digging into data in order to understand all aspects of our players’ action, identify pain points, and provide highly-engaging experiences? Do you enjoy solving challenging problems? If you want to turn ambiguous problems into solvable pieces, identify solutions, and communicate clearly with teams and stakeholders this is the role for you.

Our team at Stoic, 4-time BAFTA nominated independent video game company, is seeking a Sr. Product Manager for our next [...]

Job: User Interface (UI) Engineer

By |January 29th, 2021|

User Interface (UI) Engineer
Are you looking for an opportunity to work on a brand-new title with a team of highly respected game developers? Are you a reliable, effective, and quality focused Engineer that can level up a project and the team around you? If so, here is an opportunity at Stoic to iterate with design teams and make the best game possible!

Our team at Stoic, 4-time BAFTA nominated independent video game company, is seeking a UI Engineer for development of our next project.  You will help us take the project from preproduction phase through beta, launch, and live [...]

Job: User Experience (UX) Designer

By |January 27th, 2021|

User Experience (UX) Designer
Are you looking for an opportunity to work with a growing team of Designers and Artists for an exciting new project? Do you consider yourself a passionate and collaborative UX Designer who is able to deliver projects on-time while earning the trust and respect of a team of highly respected Game Developers?

Our team at Stoic, 4-time BAFTA nominated independent video game company, is seeking a UX Designer for the development of our next project.  You will help us take the project from prototype phase through beta, launch, and live support over a 3+ year timeframe.

As [...]

Job: User Interface (UI) Artist

By |January 22nd, 2021|

User Interface (UI) Artist
Are you looking for an opportunity to work with a growing team of Artists for an exciting new project? Do you consider yourself a passionate and collaborative User Interface (UI) Artist who is able to deliver projects on-time while earning the trust and respect of a team of highly respected Game Developers?

Our team at Stoic, 4-time BAFTA nominated independent video game company, is seeking a Senior Producer for the development of our next project.  You will help us take the project from prototype phase through beta, launch, and live support over a 3+ year timeframe.

As [...]

Job: Gameplay Engineer

By |December 2nd, 2020|

Gameplay Engineer
Are you looking for an opportunity to work on a brand-new title with a team of highly respected game developers? Are you a reliable, effective, and quality focused Engineer that can level up a project and the team around you? If so, here is an opportunity at Stoic to iterate with design teams and make the best game possible!

Our team at Stoic, 4-time BAFTA nominated independent video game company, is seeking a Gameplay Engineer for development of our next project.  You will help us take the project from preproduction phase through beta, launch, and live support over [...]

Trisha Stouffer elevated to C-Suite as Chief Operating Officer and Executive Producer

By |November 6th, 2020|

SEATTLE, October 16, 2020 – Stoic, 4-time BAFTA nominated independent video game company and creators of the Banner Saga series, announced the addition of Trisha Stouffer to the C-suite as Chief Operating Officer and Executive Producer. Trisha joins CEO & co-founder, John Watson and CCO & co-founder, Arnie Jorgensen on the Stoic Leadership team.

“It’s an honor to have Trisha as Chief Operating Officer and Executive Producer,” says Watson. “Stoic wouldn’t be where it is today without its people. Trisha does an exceptional job of building a studio culture that helps us attract the right people and deliver a compelling [...]

Job: Sr. Lead Producer

By |July 21st, 2020|

Sr. Lead Producer
Are you looking for an opportunity to work with a growing team of Producers for an exciting new project? Do you consider yourself an inspirational, passionate, and collaborative Producer who is able to deliver projects on-time while earning the trust and respect of a team of highly respected Game Developers?

Our team at Stoic, 4-time BAFTA nominated independent video game company, is seeking a Senior Lead Producer for the development of our next project.  You will help us take the project from prototype phase through beta, launch, and live support over a 3+ year timeframe.

In this position, [...]

Chad Nicholas Interview

By |January 28th, 2020|

My name is Chad and I’m a designer, which means I really like to sit around and talk about a subject way past the point where normal people find it interesting or entertaining, I make problems for others to solve (for players and for coworkers), and I have an affinity for presenting problems and solutions in three parts.
Why did you choose to work in game development?
I probably heard someone say, “Do what you love” and it was this or design and build drones for the military, since I use to love putting bottle rockets on R/C planes [...]

Banner Saga release anniversary

By |January 14th, 2020|

John: 6 years ago, Banner Saga was released on Steam. It launched on the tail end of more than 2 years of the hardest work we had ever done.

Arnie: Of the two tough years the second and final year was the toughest. It was basically a ‘crunch mode’ for an entire year. I went through long stretches of waking up at 5:00am, working a few hours, then going in to work with the other guys until 12:00pm. Weekends meant I could get more done because I didn’t have to commute in and back from the office and I worked [...]

Isaak Ramos Interview

By |December 31st, 2019|

Meet Isaak, one of our new Artists at Stoic.
 
Why did you choose to work in game development?
The chain events started with my mom taking me to a comic book shop and my dad taking me to the movies all the time.
What part of your role do you enjoy the most?
Being lead on character design and fleshing out the world.
What inspires you?
A love of storytelling.
What is your favorite videogame genre?
I don’t have a specific genre, but Age of Empires II, Pokemon Gold, Marvel vs Capcom, NBA Street V2, Metal Gear Solid, [...]