MAKING A DOT IN THE UNIVERSE: NEW HORIZON IN PHILIPPINE INDIE GAMES
MAKING A DOT IN THE UNIVERSE:
NEW HORIZONS IN PHILIPPINE INDIE GAMES
IULY 25. 2015
ABOUT ID ABENAZA
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FOUN DER / CEO
WORKED MULTIPLE JOBS AS BACKEND ENGINEER
AND WEB DEVELOPER
FOUNDED HIS GAME DEVELOPMENT STUDIO
CREATED ONE OF THE FIRST PHILIPPINE-THEMED GAME
SELF-PUBLISHED THE GLOBALLY KNOWN
HORROR GAME "NIGHTFALL: ESCAPE" ON STEAM
ABOUT ZEEN OH
ZEENOH, INC. IS AN ENTERTAINMENT SOFTWARE COMPANY FOR
INTERNET OF THINGS. ZEENOH GAMES DEVELOPED AND
SELF-PUBLISHED ORIGINAL GAMES FOR MOBILE, WEB, CONSOLES
AND PC. ZEENOH EVOLVED FROM A THIRD-PARTY DEVELOPER TO
SELF PUBLISHING OF ITS OWN DEVELOPED GAMES.
OUR MISSION IS TO BRING TITLES INSPIRED BY THE FILIPINO
CULTURE TO THE GLOBAL VIDEO GAME MARKET AND THAT
MAKES US DIFFERENT.
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Patintero Playtime is a virtual "Filipino Street Game”
developed by Zeenoh. The game involves two
a :1 teams and a grid. The objective of the game is for
— III-WEUSEDF THEM the team to cross the grid, and for the second team
to block the opponents from crossing.
GAMERS IN THE PHILIPPINES
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QUALITIES OF A GOOD GAME
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EACH CHALLENGE SHOULD SATISFY SOME KIND OF LEARNING OBJECTIVE
INTERESTING STORYLIN E
A GOOD PLOT OR AN ENGAGING STORYLINE IS ESSENTIAL TO A GOOD GAME
ALLOWS GAMERS TO DISCOVER DIFFERENT WAYS TO ACCOMPLISH EACH GOAL
IMMEDIATE, USEFUL REWARDS
MOTIVATING GAMERS NOT JUST TO FINISH THE GAME. BUT TO KEEP PLAYING
A GOOD BALANCE OF REASONABLE EXAGERRATION AND REALISTIC COMPONENTS
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GAME DEVELOPMENT PROCESS
FINAL DESIGNS CONCEPT ART
3D MODELING LEVEL DESIGN
Zeenoh Games as one of the pioneer in Video Game development in the
Philippines started the revolution on developing original games from Mobile,
Web, PC and Consoles. Started as a third-party developer for gaming com pa-
nies such as Pokemon, Game House, Konami, SEGA, GREE and a lot more.
ABOUT N IGHTFALL: ESCAPE
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— Based on the vast collection of Philippine mythical creatures and 77
interesting historical events with very intriguing side stories. ‘ S‘
- Single Player — Horror game genre.
— Graphics are 3D comic art style and it offers impressive cinematic approach.
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THE FIRST PHILIPPINE HORROR GAME
”UnraveI the mysteries surrounding the haunted mansion on this thrilling
first—person survival horror game based on Philippine folklore. ”
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Just as the game Nightfall: Escape was introduced to every gaming community
world wide, it had already piqued the world's curiosity and interest. One possible
factor could be the onset of globalization for ’Aswang’. Thus, the myth about this I
shape-shifting beast was then used by many foreign TV shows and films.
OPEN HOUSE GAME TESTING
A T’? 30 PRIE-ALPHA TESTERS WERE SELECTED
‘ OUT OF 700+ APPLICANTS
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