October 2015

How IMGnation met VR

This is the story of a team from Brazil with several ups and downs, that ended up making them stronger and ready to face every challenge. Orlando started the company in 2009 with 4 others, but there were large differences in their visions and experience. This led to the team falling apart after a few projects. However, fate steps in at a family gathering as Orlando’s...

It’s always sunny in Philippines

From sunny Brazil let's move to the even more sunny Philippines. This team of 5 met mostly by accident. Dominic and Matteo met playing the same game. TJ showed up for an interview and the guys were so tired they picked the guy, even though they knew nothing about him. Jomark applied for another position and just jumped in when he realised how great the...

Family business

Making games can be a family business as much as restaurants or shops. You might think it’s pretty rare and it is, however it happened in Brazil. Two cousins who were testers for their parent’s games are now doing something for themselves. Gabriel (CEO and programmer) and Francisco (Artist) are not only the second generation of game developers in the family, they grew up surrounded...

Morning Playtest

Imagine waking up early to play games. Does that sound cool? We think so! While Malaysia celebrated Raya Haji, we invited more playtesters to come play our team’s games. On the day, we had to wake up very early so we could greet folks who would rather play games than stay in bed on their day off! Let’s face it, there’s no way anyone can stay...