Albion Online ® developed by Sandbox Interactive is a buy-to-play medieval MMO. It’s a classless cross platform Sandbox MMORPG that allows for endless possibilities. Across 800 different territories guilds can engage in PvP for control of the world.
As a Senior Level Designer at Sandbox Interactive GmbH, my main responsibilities are:
General Level creation process:
• initial research into areas and biomes and creating reference boards;
• creating first playable prototypes of levels using Unity 5 and indoor tools. This includes creating layouts using tile-based system, basic AI setup;
• organizing playtest sessions of levels and test them myself;
• decorating and propdressing of levels according to art direction;
• iterating on feedback;
• running and maintaining levels overview documentation;
• creating and maintaining information flow between level design and art and code departments;
• supporting and tutoring other level designers;
• creating and maintaining level design documentation. This includes guidelines, tutorials on level design tools and knowledge base;
• providing ideas for, creating and maintaining internal level design QA systems.