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Black Shamrock - a Virtuos Studio

Black Shamrock is a co-development games studio that specialises in the creation of AAA RPG and action-adventure titles for PC and consoles. Managed by game industry veterans, the studio was acquired in 2017 by Virtuos, the global leader in video game content production. A part of Black Shamrock's activity is now dedicated to co-development on major titles in collaboration with studios from all around the world.

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Since 2017, Black Shamrock has been a member of the Virtuos Group – one of the world’s largest content production companies.

Vancouver Office

Vancouver

Set against a backdrop comprising the majestic Coast Mountains, oceanfront views, and lush rainforests, the Virtuos satellite office in Canada serves more than just the Great White North.

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Virtuos San Francisco

San Francisco

Located in the San Francisco Bay Area, Virtuos has established this office as the primary point of contact for business development activities in the United States.

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Virtuos Montreal

Montreal

As part of Virtuos’ ongoing mission to be closer to their partners across the globe, additional regional offices mean increased support across time zones, reinforcing a core tenet of Virtuos’ philosophy of effective and attentive project management across borders.

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Black Shamrock – A Virtuos Studio

Dublin

Dublin-based Black Shamrock is a video game development studio focused on “core gamer” strategy and RPG titles for PC and consoles.

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Virtuos Paris

Paris

Based in Cergy, the beautiful countryside near the French capital, Virtuos Paris specializes in video game co-development for Microsoft Xbox One, Sony PlayStation, Google Stadia, and PC.

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Virtuos Xi’an

Xi’An

Founded in 2012, Virtuos Xi’an has deep experience in producing various game art styles for all platforms.

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Seoul Office

Seoul

South Korea’s gaming industry is one of the largest and most profitable worldwide.

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Tokyo Office

Tokyo

Virtuos maintains a presence in Japan, which is considered one of the most developed markets for video games in the world.

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Virtuos Chengdu

Chengdu

Founded in 2008, Virtuos Chengdu specializes in remastering the most recognized and beloved video game franchises of our time.

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Virtuos Shanghai

Shanghai

Shanghai Studio is the first and largest of the Virtuos studios, providing a full range of art and game development services and setting the benchmark for the group in terms of quality and best practices.

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Sparx* – A Virtuos Studio

Ho Chi Minh City

Sparx* is the leading 3D animation and CG art studio in the heart of bustling Vietnam. We provide a wide range of services and the highest quality visual content, for movies, TV series and video games.

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CounterPunch – A Virtuos Studio

Los Angeles, US

CounterPunch Studio is an 3D Animation studio in Los Angeles offering a variety of content production services & from facial and body modelling, rigging, look development, to keyframe and motion-capture animation.

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Virtuos Labs – Lyon

Lyon, France

Virtuos Labs – Lyon specializes in video game engineering services, with technical expertise in rendering and proprietary game engine development.

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Volmi – A Virtuos Studio

Kyiv, Ukraine

Volmi is our studio based in Kyiv, Ukraine, specializing in 2D and 3D art production.

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Glass Egg – A Virtuos Studio

Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam

Established in 1999, Glass Egg is a 2D and 3D art production studio with over 400 employees.

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Virtuos Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Officially launched in 2022, Virtuos Kuala Lumpur covers the full range of game development services from art to engineering.

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Calypte – A Virtuos Studio

San Francisco, US

Founded in 2022, Calypte is Virtuos’ first cross-functional game development studio in North America.

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Virtuos Labs – Montpellier

Montpellier, France

Virtuos Labs – Montpellier specializes in the R&D of game engines, graphics, and tools to solve advanced technical and complex projects.

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Volmi – A Virtuos Studio

Warsaw, Poland

Volmi’s second studio is based in Warsaw, specializing in 2D and 3D art production for games across mobile, PC, console, and VR.

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Virtuos Singapore – HQ

Singapore

In 2018, Virtuos relocated its headquarters to Singapore. Virtuos is building a new R&D center here to explore the latest rendering and production tools and techniques.

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Interested in starting a career at Black Shamrock and joining our team in Dublin? We are constantly looking for new or experienced talent that are ready to take their careers to the next level. Check the Careers page for our current openings. If there isn’t a position that matches your profile, make sure to get in touch with our HR team.

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