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|Session Name:||Animation Bootcamp: Animation Leadership: Teaching Your Team to Fish|
|Company Name(s):||Blizzard Entertainment|
|Track / Format:||Visual Arts|
|Overview:||With 12 years in development at Blizzard and 6 years as an Animation Lead, Nick Chilano felt that capturing what makes animating for Blizzard, specifically the 'Diablo' franchise, unique and challenging. Keeping a team small when creating hundreds of monster animations, multiple hero animations, and being able to lead a team responsibly means creating pillars and philosophies a team can rally behind and believe in. Nick will share with how he captured Blizzard's process, how it is applied, and the results they create.|