Help us build a brand new MMORPG and Game Engine

About us

Welcome to Bright Star Studios! We're a remote-first, Copenhagen-based game studio led by a team of former world champion pro-players, passionate gamers, and entertainment professionals who come with decades of game industry experience.

We're developing Ember Sword, an innovative MMORPG set in a community-driven fantasy universe, while also building our in-house C++ game engine. We're on a mission to revolutionize how great games are built, accessed and played. Join our talented team as we create unforgettable experiences and reshape the future of MMORPGs together!

We are striving to create an environment where people can bring their authentic selves, do the best work of their lives and have a ton of fun whilst doing it.

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"It's a privilege to be able to create pixel-dragons with such talented and passionate people"

- Anders, Lead Gameplay Programmer

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Ember Sword


Ember Sword is a social sandbox MMORPG taking place in a player-driven universe where the adventure finds you. Built by a team of imaginative artists, engineers, and game designers, Ember Sword offers a unique community led and frictionless PvP and PVE player experience, and allows players to have true ownership of digital gaming assets.

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What's in it for you?

  • Championing a remote-first culture, fostering work-life balance & autonomy

  • Welcoming office spaces in Denmark (Copenhagen)

  • 26 days annual leave and local bank holidays of your work location

  • Recharge time: extra paid self-care breaks

  • Embracing diversity with a team representing over 20 nationalities

  • You will join a team of passionate & talented individuals with many industry veterans

  • Comprehensive career progression framework, supporting growth in both technical expertise or leadership roles

  • Incentive program: We believe everyone who joins us contributes to Bright Star, and we want people to share in our future successes. We have built a special long-term incentive program for everyone joining Bright Star in a full-time role

"This is a unique opportunity to work on something exciting, a new frontier. It’s challenging to see how far we can push things and set a new standard"

- Glyn, Engine Developer


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