CASE 12: The Making of Overworld: Devoted Studios’ Illustration Work for Xterio’s New RPG

Tech details: Photoshop
Devoted Studios Role: Illustration, Art, Digital 2D Art

Devoted Studios' team of talented artists worked closely with Xterio's developers to produce digital art for their upcoming RPG Overworld.

We'll explore the creative process behind these illustrations and the impact they have on the overall gaming experience.

Project Background:

Overworld is a cross-platform sandbox RPG that emphasizes social experiences, collective storytelling, utility-driven collectibles, and deep multiplayer gameplay. Xterio's vision for the game was to create a vibrant and immersive world that would captivate players and encourage them to explore, interact, and create their own adventures.

Devoted Studios' Involvement:

Devoted Studios was brought on board to create a series of illustrations for the game. The team worked closely with Xterio's art director to understand the game's aesthetic and creative vision, and to ensure that the illustrations would enhance the overall player experience.

The Creative Process:

The creative process began with conceptualizing and sketching the illustrations, taking into account the game's characters, environments, and themes. Once the concepts were approved, the team used Photoshop to create detailed and vibrant digital art. This process required a high level of skill and attention to detail to ensure that the final illustrations met the high standards set by both Devoted Studios and Xterio.


The illustrations created by Devoted Studios are a testament to the team's skill and dedication to producing high-quality digital art. These illustrations enhance the player experience and contribute to the overall aesthetic of the game. We hope this behind-the-scenes look has given you a greater appreciation for the work that goes into creating a successful RPG like Overworld. Thank you for reading!