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  • View Service Offered By NIX Solutions Ltd

    NIX Solutions Ltd

    Kfar Saba, Tel Aviv, Israel

    • 2d games
    • 2D Animation
    • 3D Games

    Game Development (Unity Games, VR & AR)

    Mobile games are the most requested and interesting type of applications nowadays and our experienced game development team is always excited about implementation of new games ideas and concepts of an...

  • View Service Offered By Scopic


    Rutland, Massachusetts, United States

    • 2d games
    • 2D Animation
    • 3D Animation

    3D Applications

    At Scopic, our expert team of developers provides highly scalable optimized solutions for 3D applications, which are easy to deploy on multiple platforms. We''ve been in this field for a long time and ...

  • View Service Offered By 2SGamix


    Noida, Delhi, India

    • 2d games
    • 3D Games
    • Augmented Reality (AR)

    Games Design and Development

    2SGamix has created a range of cross platform games and applications for mobile, web and desktop. We offer end-to-end solutions for those looking to hire game development companies experienced in Unit...

  • View Service Offered By Magency Consultants

    Magency Consultants

    Irving, Texas, United States

    • 2d games
    • 3d
    • Adobe Illustrator

    Games Development

    Are you looking to get your concept coded into a real game which millions will download and enjoy? With increasing number of people using Android and iOS devices for their gaming needs, there’s a high...

  • View Service Offered By RainCorp


    Horley, Surrey, United Kingdom

    • 2d games
    • 3D Games
    • 3D Graphics


    Raincorp a leading mobile game development company, is known for delivering highly engaging and intuitive game development services for Windows, Mac, Native, iOS, Android, and other popular platforms....

  • View Service Offered By Rayrise Technologies

    Rayrise Technologies

    Gurgaon, Haryana, India

    • 2d games
    • .NET
    • 3D Design

    Games Developments, Video Games,

    I-phone, Concept Development, Design, Game Development, Gaming, Android, App Development, Creative, Multiplayer, Sound Production, Video Games, .NET framework, Java SDK, Cocoa toolkit, OGRE, Unreal E...

  • View Service Offered By Otto Fritzler

    Otto Fritzler

    William C. Morris, Buenos Aires, Argentina

    • 2d games
    • Adobe Illustrator
    • Adobe Photoshop

    2D Game Art & animation

    Hi, my name is Otto, and I love to produce art for video games. Regards, Otto

  • View Service Offered By Shubham kumar 176

    Shubham kumar 176

    Kakinada, Andhra Pradesh, India

    • 2d games

    2D games

    Hi this is shubham kumar i wanna works with u as a 2d game creater so i can create a game interface for the is more interesting and lot of fun .i hope u will enjoy a lot using my interface whi...

  • View Service Offered By Pratiyanjal Jain

    Pratiyanjal Jain

    Chandigarh, Chandigarh, India

    • 2d games
    • Game Programming

    create 2d games for cross-platform

    - I will create 2D gameplay from scratch as per your requirements. - I will create game designs and then show you created designs for approval. - I will make the gameplay for cross-platform as per you...

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2D Game Artist for Hire

2D video games refer to the action happening on a 2D plane which means there is either side-scrolling or vertically-scrolling. It uses 2D computer graphics, which is the computer-based generation of digital images. The two-dimensional image not only represents the real-world object, but an independent entity with added semantic value. The technique used in 2D graphics combines digital images, geometric models, content, font style and size, colour, position, and orientation, mathematical equation and more. You can hire 2d game artist freelance experts on some of the top freelance marketplaces, like Guru, for creating 2D games by using computer graphics based on digital images.

What Does a 2D Game Artist Do?

2D Game artists develop 2-dimensional or 3-dimensional animated characters, environments and other graphics for video games. They are responsible for concept development and often create storyboards to present their ideas. They use their own imagination skills to plan different aspect of the game which can include rules, story flows, characters and even modes of play. They use their expert knowledge for planning background, scenery, colouring styles, objects, vehicles, surface textures, clothing, props as well as emotional aspects of characters.  They create art for the game and contribute to the logo design, marketing materials and new artwork for already existing games.

These professional artists are familiar with Adobe imaging software such as Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash and Maya. They ensure that the environment they create keeps every player engaged. They may prefer working on ActionScript or FLEX. These 2D game artists work in tandem with professionals like Game Designers to bring the best gaming experience to the users.

You can find 2d game artist freelance professionals online on, one of the best platforms for finding freelance professionals. If you are looking at 2d game artist for hire, ensure that the professionals have:

  • Proficiency with 2D graphics

  • Expertise in Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash 2D animation tools

  • Good knowledge with 2 D modelling and art software

  • Strong skills in graphic design, typography and layout

  • Excellent understanding of graphic design principles such as typography, iconography and layout design

Qualifications of 2D Game Artists

It is ideal that your freelancer has the following skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Software development or its equivalent

  • Work experience in creating 2D Characters, Backgrounds and assets in Flash/Photoshop

  • Hands-on experience in creating 2D games with strong character illustration skills

  • Strong knowledge on Game and Concept Art, Visualisation, Colour Balance

Benefits of Hiring 2D Game Artists

Hire freelancers on Guru to get your work done and they can create:

  • Specific user-friendly 2D gaming software instantly as it is much easier to be developed, being less technically challenging

  • Games which are easier to navigate

  • 2D games which will give more importance to game play

  • 2D games which are less expensive as compared to other dimensional games

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