Ben Leech

Ben Leech

Senior Game Designer

Ben Leech is a Senior Game Designer at Creative Assembly, joining in 2014. In 2019, Ben became a Designer on the Total War: WARHAMMER DLC team, specialising in unit design for battle on projects such as The Silence and the Fury, Champions of Chaos and most recently, Forge of the Chaos Dwarfs. Ben has also worked on several other titles during his career at Creative Assembly including Alien: Isolation and Halo Wars 2. In his spare time, Ben enjoys making mods for Command & Conquer: Renegade.


From Tabletop to Total War: A Designer's role in the Warhammer 3 Unit Pipeline

Ben Leech | Creative Assembly

Join senior designer Ben Leech as he delves into the creative processes that are used when adapting the rich lore and gameplay mechanics of the beloved Warhammer Fantasy Battles tabletop game into the dynamic real-time strategy world of Total War. This talk highlights the importance of collaboration between teams, such as artists, animators, and programmers, as well as giving a deeper understanding of the designer's role in the WARHAMMER III unit pipeline.