Upsurge Studios East is a premium art outsourcing studio based in Tokyo, Japan.
We work together with our HQ studio in Melbourne, Australia. Our goal is to produce high-quality graphics for the entertainment, education and simulation industries. We also work in advertising, promotion and PR based activities.
Takuya initially studied multimedia in California. After he returned home to Japan, he worked as a director and as a designer at various animation and production studios. In 2021 he started his own business; Upsurge Studios East in Tokyo, Japan. Currently he has been working as an experienced multimedia artist for a variety of projects such as Commercials, Music Videos, Games, XR and so on.
Benjamin worked as a Level Designer at Fromsoftware in Tokyo, Japan. After returning home to Australia in 2017, he set up his own company; Upsurge Studios, with an initial focus on high quality level & environment design for games. As the team expanded, so did the areas of expertise. He has since returned to Japan to set up a new company; Upsurge Studios East, to help manage our projects, and to utilize the talented CG artists here in Japan.
|Company Profile||Upsurge Studios East|
|Number of employees||45 employees (the entire group)|
|Description of Business||Planning, development, production and design of content for games, movies, music, TV commercials and animation|
|Blizzard||Diablo II: Resurrected|
|Grinding Gear Games||Path of Exile2|
|Cold Symmetry||Mortal Shell|
|Royal Crow||Crow Z|
|Vankrupt Games||Pavlov VR|