Client: Joystick Generals/Fully Illustrated
Project: Viking BobProject specifics:
- Game Design
- Character Design
Viking Bob – The Game Never to Be
Viking Bob was due to be our next game following on from Super Turbo Action Pig, but we were beaten to the line by another company. We couldn't believe it when we fell across a game that not only had a Viking as the main character, but also had Viking in the name and was, unbelievably, exactly the same game!!!! If we'd continued with this little game we would definitely been seen as copycats, and that isn't in our nature at all. So, our lovely little Viking Bob has been retired to the pages of history as an official non starter. We may still use him in another game we've been toying with, as lets face it, it'd be a waste not too. But for now, Viking Bob is no more. Sorry Bob.
I've been working with Cliff over at Positech for many years now and was rather pleased when he invited me to tackle the UI for the sequel to his popular title, Democracy 2.
This was yet another fab iPhone project from Thunder Game Works! This time I was tasked with conceptualising the brand, UI and icon design for the all new 3D hack’n’slash epic, Evertales!