Factsheet

Developer:
Opposable Games
Based in Bristol, UK

Founding date:
November, 2011

Website:
opposablegames.com

Press / Business Contact:
james@opposablegames.com

Social:
Twitter
Youtube
Facebook

Releases:
Clockwork Racers

Address:
Bristol Games Hub
77 Stokes Croft
Bristol
BS1 3RD

Phone:
+44 7712550041

Description

Opposable Games create games that connect across platforms and devices in an inventive and compelling way. Our focus is on seizing the potential of second screen and other emerging technologies, designing new gameplay experiences underpinned by our OneTouchConnect connectivity software.

History

Early history

When building our own games or collaborating with partners to enrich a property we combine a deep understanding of player engagement with an award-winning twelve strong creative and technical team. We deliver high quality, character led games in 2D and 3D, earning our reputation among the most exciting studios in the industry.

Connected Games

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Games Jams

The team continues to keep their skills in check, participating regularly in games jams, both as a team and as individuals. In 2012, they were awarded second place in the Wellcome Trust "Gamify Your PhD" event alongside scientist Jane Reid with their game "Monsieur Baguette presents… RNA transcription of Saccharomyces Cerevisiae"

Projects


Videos

Salvaged Teaser Trailer YouTube

Salvaged Proof of concept demo YouTube

Monsieur Baguette Presents... YouTube

Nat Al-Tahhan interview at Explay 2012 YouTube


Images

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There are far more images available for Opposable Games, but these are the ones we felt would be most useful to you. If you have specific requests, please do contact us!


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Awards & Recognition

  • "TIGA Games Contest - Winner of "Games in the Home" category - Supported by Antix Labs" - January 2012
  • "Wellcome Trust Games Jam - 2nd Place" - September 2012
  • "Tiga awards - Nomination, Best Start-up" - November 2012

Selected Articles

  • "TIGA Games Contest Winners"
    - Innovate UK, Website
  • " Opposable Games secured the first runner up slot..."
    - Develop Magazine on the Wellcome Games Jam, Website
  • "Salvaged is at an early stage of development, but its multi-platform play is something that we could get incredibly excited about."
    - Chris Priestman, Pocket Gamer
  • "One of the smartest tactical-action games we’ve seen since X-COM"
    - Stephanie Carmichael, Gamezone
  • "Dual-screen game Salvaged may be the coolest tactical shooter in the galaxy"
    - Stephanie Carmichael, Gamezone
  • "I'd also recommend that you check out Salvaged, by Opposable Games, a cool multi-screen take on the tactical action genre"
    - Tom Bramwell, Eurogamer

Team & Repeating Collaborators

James Parker
Design Director

Ben Trewhella
Managing Director

Owen Davies
Technical Director

Tessa Aurmoogum
3D Art Director

Nat Al-Tahhan
2D Art Director

Lukas Roper
Programmer

Joseph Blakeston
Concept / 2D Artist

Ben Curtis
Producer

Alix Briskham
Concept / 2D Artist

Dan Page
Marketing and Community Manager

Dave Preston
3D Artist

David Johnston
Composer / Sound Design


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