Who We Are

Red Hot was founded in 2010 by veterans from the US and Chinese video game and film industries, which has helped us to run as lean as possible and still offer a robust array of services, all without sacrificing quality or security. The company is privately held and currently employs 120 full time employees.

No inflated claims, no bait-and-switch, just consistently high-quality work delivered quickly at reasonable cost. We pride ourselves on intuiting your needs ahead of time, and will treat your project like our own.


From concept art, to 3D character and asset creation, to animation, engine integration, and marketing materials – our industry proven production pipeline is well integrated, efficient, and reliable. Our team is experienced in all major industry standard software tools. We are able to communicate projects entirely in Chinese, English, German, Japanese, Russian, Spanish.

Art asset creation:
Max and Maya, ZBrush, Photoshop, Substance Designer, Marvellous Designer, NDO and DDO, Handplane, X-Normal.

Tracking and version control:
Perforce, Jira, Hansoft, Shotgun.

Engine integration:
Unreal, Unity, CryEngine.


Our studio is located in a new 1,000 square meter state-of-the-art facility in Shanghai’s Zhi Hui Valley High Technology Business Park. The facility offers modern amenities and the high security necessary to protect our client’s work.

Security measures include:

  • 24/7 security guards and surveillance cameras in and outside of the premises
  • Fingerprint, code and keycard locks on doors
  • Software and hardware to block all ports and Software to monitor workstation activity
  • No internet, only LAN access on workstations
  • All data securely stored on a server with redundancy and restricted access