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Paul Allen

Senior Animator
id Software

Paul Allen has been a professional animator since 1997 and is currently a senior animator at id Software, known for the DOOM video game franchise, and Xbox Game Studios. He started his career in television and was a character animation supervisor for the Nickelodeon classic, Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius. In his spare time he enjoys juggling. Paul has been a mentor since 2006 and currently teaches Animation Basics and Body Mechanics at Animation Mentor.

Paul’s Credits

DOOM Eternal

The Book of Life

Rock Dog

Halo: The Master Chief Collection


  • Rock Dog
  • The Book of Life
  • Free Birds
  • Ant Bully
  • Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius


  • DOOM Eternal
  • DOOM Eternal DLC: The Ancient Gods
  • Halo: The Master Chief Collection
  • Ghostbusters: The Video Game

Television / Video

  • The Very First Noel
  • Santa vs. the Snowman 3D
  • Olive, the Other Reindeer
  • Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius
  • Jimmy Neutron: Runaway Rocketboy!
  • Cartoon Sushi
  • Santa vs. the Snowman
  • Season 1 of Kings of Atlantis for YouTube Red (Animation Director)

Courses Taught By Paul

Courses may vary from term to term.


12-Week Course

Begin your character animation journey and master the basics.

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12-Week Course

Learn to animate realistic bipedal movement.

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