Garima Chauhan

Character Artist

Quick Questions

PC or console?

Console, because I can play on the big TV comfortably on the couch or bed.

Go-to karaoke song:

Yellow, Coldplay

Favorite Hitman map and why:

Sapienza, because it is a beautiful location and that it is packed with so many interesting challenges.

Meal that reminds you of growing up

Samosa (triangular Indian Snack)

Your secret superpower?

I like to take risks and enjoy seeing things from a new perspective.

The most and least favorite item on your desk?

Most favorite is snacks and mug full of coffee, least favorite is there are so many useless things on my desk I don’t know why. (Plastic fork, Chopsticks) 😀 

Something you wish you knew more about.

I wish I knew how to dance because I love dancing, but I am terrible at it. 

Recommend three books, games or movies!

Three movies: 
1. Harry Potter 
2. Tangled (I love Disney) 
3. Spirited Away (I love Ghibli movies; I would recommend watching them all)

Deeper Questions

What do you do at IOI?

I am a character artist. Currently working on characters for Project 007.

Can you tell us more about yourself?

I am a fun-loving person! I love to explore new places and new cultures. I am also very keen on learning new things. I like making art whether 2D or 3D.

What's your daily source of inspiration?

My daily source of inspiration is art and listening to music, especially old rock, it amps up my energy.

Why are you passionate about what you do?

I believe my passion comes from my love for creating art. When I was little, I was always doodling. Also, I love playing games and my current job is a playful mix of both worlds.

What projects do you work on outside of work?

I like creating portraits both as sketches and in Zbrush. So I sketch from time to time and plan to work on detailed portraits in 3D. 

What's your most memorable IOI moment?

When I played football with my colleagues wearing jeans!

What's the best bit of advice you've ever been given?

Take risks, get out of your comfort zone, explore new places, meet new people. (Best thing ever)

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