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Dia Hadley Sr Animator

AAA Games as an Animator



Borderlands 2


Duke Nukem

Rise of the Argonauts

The Incredible Hulk

THQ’s Raw vs. Smackdown 2006 and 2007

Work experience


April 2010-Present 

Point - Animator,  Gearbox Software

Point Animator on BattleBorn: Setting animation style on a fully hand key animation game, given direction and mentoring  Jr Animators

Sr. Animator on Borderlands 2: Key-Frame and mocap animations for player characters and creatures. 


April-March 2013

Contract Animator,  AngryMobGames

Animated attacks combos, cycles and character interaction.


August 2006- October 2010

Animator,  Liquid Entertainment

Key Frame Character animation for in-game combat and cinematic.


Dec 2007

Contract Animator,  Edge of Reality

Key Frame Character animation


June 2005- July 2006

Animator,  Hydrogen Whiskey Studios

Lip-syncing, facial and hand animations as well as motion capture animation using 3D Studio Max’s’ Character Studio.

Teaching Experience:



Teach intermediate and advance animation classes on campus.



Tusculum College, Greeneville, TN

B.A., Art (Special emphasis in Graphic Design)

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