Do you care about relationships + games?
Hey there! I’m Avi, founder of Magic Circle Studio. I started this company to pioneer a new generation of more intimate games. Games that help us nurture the relationships that matter in our lives.
This is a "let’s find the magic together" kind of role. To me, games are magic when they bring us closer to people we care about — by helping us express ourselves, laugh out loud, and spend time together well.
As we build towards this new category of games, we’ll jam, iterate, prototype, and polish. If that sounds like your kind of fun, read on!
We’ll count on you to
Within 1 month you’ll…
What about art style?
There’s no specific art style that is required for this role. We’re aiming to ship several smaller games per year, and expect the art styles will vary and evolve with each game as we experiment and learn what works best.
Truffle Hogs, our first game, has a fun, cute, colorful top-down 2D look, which you can see below. That said, future games might look quite different than Truffle Hogs!
The important thing is that the art looks appealing, approachable, and fun!
Skills you’ll need
Even better if you’re
What we offer
Hooray! Let’s talk. Email me at firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line "Artist"
Magic Circle Studio, Inc. is committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, disability, or membership in any other legally protected category.
If you need reasonable accommodation at any point in the application or interview process, please let us know.
Also, we welcome notes in your application about your pronouns, e.g., she/her/hers, he/him/his, they/them/theirs.
Oh, and one more thing:
You don’t need to match every single listed expectation to apply. We know that innovation comes from diverse perspectives, and are committed to building a team that encompasses a variety of backgrounds, experiences, and skills.
Thanks for reading!
— Avi (CEO & Founder)
Magic Circle is pioneering a new generation of games that nourish relationships. To us, the magic of games is their ability to bring us closer to the people we care about.
We are creating games that help people bond through cooperation, creativity, and silliness, where each player can let their personality and sense of humor shine. These games are spaces that help us express ourselves, laugh out loud, and spend time well by playing together.
Relationships are precious, and we take our mission to nourish them seriously. We’re assembling a talented, inclusive, and collaborative team that reflects our deep belief that games are for everyone.
If you are an ambitious and kind self-starter with strong empathy for your teammates and players alike, we want to talk to you.
About Truffle Hogs
Truffle Hogs is a free-to-play, mobile multiplayer game where you can hang out and play with friends. Search for buried truffles—or steal them from other players! Decorate your treehouse, unlock cool hats, or just run around emoting.