Factsheet

Developer:
Misc Games AS
Based in Stavanger, Norway

Founding date:
June 23, 2013

Website:
miscgames.no/

Press / Business Contact:
goran@miscgames.no

Social:
twitter.com/MiscGames
facebook.com/miscgames
Skype

Releases:
Oil Drill
Fishing Barents Sea
Error Log
Risses Nuts
Fat Red Hero

Address:
Kanalarmen 10
4033 Stavanger
Norway

Phone:
+47 47 51 11 00

Description

Misc Games is a independent game developer based in Stavanger, Norway. We aims at developing unique games for various niche markets to drive the industry forward.

History

Our History So Far

Our mobilegame Oil Drill was released 30 November 2013 and this game received a lot of attention when it was published on SlideDB.com and was voted as one of the top 5 best games released in 2013 in the Arcade genre. Since then we have been evolving from 2D game to making 3D games using Unreal Engine 4 by Epic Games. We have since June 2013 been working on developing a commercial fishing simulator called Fishing: Barents Sea, that will be released February 7th, 2018.

Growing

The company was initially founded by Goran Myrland in June 2013 and in 2014 Jorgen Manke stepped in as a co-owner into Misc Games together with Valide, Stavanger. Today we are a team of 5 with, that has been working or works in major game companies. We are a passionate and experienced team who can bring frutation to any game we put our efforts into.

Videos

Fishing: Barents Sea gameplay YouTube

Images

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

Awards & Recognition

  • "Oil Drill made it to 5th place in Arcade Genre in App Of The Year 2013" - SlideDB.com, 31 December, 2013

Selected Articles

  • "A northern Norwegian fishing adventure"
    - Martin Bergersen, Visit Norway.no
  • "Become a fisherman in northern Norway"
    - Inga Ragnhild Holst, SAS Traveler.no
  • "Players need to care for the habitats"
    - Bengt Lemne, GameReactor.eu

Team & Repeating
Collaborators

Goran Myrland
Manager & Game Designer, Misc Games

Jorgen Manke
Co-Owner & Music, Misc Games

Yasemin Hamurcu
PR & Press, Misc Games

Samuel Jeeves
Lead Programmer, Misc Games

Mikael Fossum
3D Artist, Misc Games

Naz Kozak
3D Artist, Misc Games

Zdenek Sasek
2D Artist, Freelancer

presskit() by Rami Ismail (Vlambeer) - also thanks to these fine folks