Molly Heady-Carroll


Creature Consultant for Games & Animation


Molly Heady-Carroll is an Irish-born 2D artist and animator based in the Netherlands who specializes in all things creatures. In a former life, Molly wanted to be a herpetologist (a reptile scientist) but she eventually pivoted into a career in games and animation. She freelances for clients such as Netflix, Universal Pictures, Night School Studios, BBC, Impact Gameworks, Fifth Tribe Creative Agency and Anikey Studios. In 2013, Molly co-founded Arcane Circus, the game studio behind “Crap! I’m Broke” and pan media IP “Zenibeasts”. Molly also gives lectures about creature design at conferences all over the world and teaches creature design at the Utrecht University of the Arts.