The project ALL THAT LIES BELOW is a pixel art adventure mining game. The player gets to step into the shoes of John, who—in a desperate attempt to pay the family’s debt—sets out on a journey to discover riches deep underground.
Game designer and creator of interactive adventures and films.
Somewhere nice, doing something I enjoy with people I like while being 20 years older than now.
Good design is when one is aware of every decision.
Good design is not always intentional, often the best design is something you stumble upon.
Good design is about the execution, not the idea.
Since game development is a team sport, collaboration is always fruitful and inspiring, yet challenging.
Talking to friends and other people about nearly anything; not being able to sleep.
I start my projects by thinking for a long time and then jumping all in.
Playing games is not making them, so start making them. It's the most effective way to learn.
Receding hairline, one additional pullover, no new shoes though.
What makes more sense than making games?
This is not the school you attend for its condition of the restrooms, or the lack of game design computer labs with their constantly broken windows, but to spend some time and learn from and with some nice students, lecturers and professors.