LCAD Main Campus

Hong Lim


Adjunct Faculty

Game Art

Hong is Character Artist at Blizzard Entertainment working on Overwatch. He earned a BFA in 3D Graphics and Technology at The School of The Art Institute of Chicago. After starting his career making Superman Returns for Electronic arts back in 2005, he continued working and shipped three console games. Soon he moved his career to NCsoft Corp. (Carbine Studios) to help build the MMO project Wildstar as Senior Cinematic/Marketing Artist. After shipping Wildstar, but before moving to Blizzard Entertainment, Hong was Lead Character Artist at inc. working on amazon's unannounced next-gen Game. Hong's main objective is to assist a core group of developers in the creation of quality 3D Design with a distinctive and impressive artistic style. Hong specializes in 3D modeling and texture painting, posing, lighting, Rendering and Post Effects for Games, Cinematic, and Marketing.