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blackwell hird, ceo - lead designer
Blackwell always dreamed of designing visual interactive narratives and has spent the past 10 years learning how. Prior to the Games Industry, Blackwell Hird spent 4 years in the Entertainment and Film Industry in NYC. He worked as Lead Story Board Artist on the feature film Perkins 14 for Lionsgate, Creative Designer/Writer with transmedia company Starlight Runner, and professional Prop Designer at NYC Prop Art. In 2010 he translocated to the Vancouver Film School for the Game Design Diploma Program. There Blackwell pursued his passion for Narrative and Level Design while learning the mystic arts of game production. He fused his prior skills in visual communication and his industrial design education from Pratt Institute with newly honed skills in writing and cinematics to produce an award nominated machinima. Blackwell also help create Eyegore, nominated for best in show from his class, and now Conquest scheduled for release early 2013.