Hugues Giboire is a computer game and graphics industry veteran with more
than 20 years experience.
He began working as a freelancer in France in 1992, operating in a variety of
different domains including architecture, video, cinema, advertisement and
design. In 1996 he followed his passion for games by joining Kalisto as a 3D
artist. He worked there for three years contributing to most of the titles
produced in-house including Dark Earth and Nightmare Creatures.
In 2001, Hugues joined Just Add Monsters, in England where he rapidly took on
the role of Lead Artist on Kung Fu Chaos and was responsible for the art style
and the art team coordination. He then took on the challenging position of Art
Director on the PlayStation 3 game Heavenly Sword. His ambitions and creative
vision lead Heavenly Sword to be nominated for a BAFTA award for artistic
In 2006, Hugues moved to Canada to Join Digital Extremes. From design to
modeling, animation and shading, he created numerous characters. He used his
varied skillset to set the standards and improve all aspects of character creation
for mutiple high profile games such as Bioshock 2 and Darkness 2.
Today, working as a freelancer, Hugues decided to return to his roots and uses
his technical and artistic expertise to insufflate life into his creations and
establish the visual landmarks for the next generation.