Our second developer animation spotlight focuses on the great work on Halo 5 developed by 343 Industries.
The 343 animation team had about 25 animators in the credits. They were split into three teams:
Animation Director: Stephen Dyck
Here is some great work from each department. Starting with the Gameplay Team:
And some great Vignette Animation:
And a nice cinematic reel:
What does it take to work at 343? Here are some examples of successful animation tests that animators on the team had to do to get hired: