Pursuing a Creative Career at Games Workshop, home of Warhammer

Games Workshop is the largest and the most successful hobby miniatures company in the world. Their major brands are Warhammer and Warhammer 40,000, whilst they hold a licence for The Lord of the Rings/the Hobbit tabletop battle game, Middle-Earth.

At its core, the hobby is all about its amazing miniatures and collecting, modelling, painting and playing games with armies of them, enjoyed by millions of adherents all across the world.

In this session you’ll be guided through how Workshop’s design centre in Nottingham operates; from design, to manufacturing and distribution across the globe including Memphis, Tennessee and Sydney, Australia.

Please note, the compulsory group schedule is:

2pm – RS19

4pm – RS18

Compulsory Groups :  RS18-1   RS18-2   RS18-3   RS19-1   RS19-2   RS19-3   RS19-4  

Speaker profile

  • Games Workshop

    Games Workshop is the largest and the most successful hobby miniatures company in the world. With their headquarters and manufacturing base in Nottingham they have distribution centres in Memphis, Tennessee and Sydney, Australia.

    Creators of Warhammer and Warhammer 40,000 and licence holders for The Lord of the Rings/the Hobbit tabletop battle game,  “the Hobby” is all about amazing miniatures and collecting, modelling, painting and playing games. They have amassed a loyal following; their activities are enjoyed by millions of adherents all across the world. This is a rare opportunity to find out how they create and market their intricate designs to a global audience.