Industry Veterans Open New Studio Stormcloud Games - NewsWilliam D'Angelo, posted on 14 November 2012 / 6,868 Views
A new gaming studio, Storm Cloud, has opened up in Dundee, Scotland. The studio has been formed by trio Frank Arnot, Andy West and Pat McGovern. They have a combined 50 years of development experience and have worked on Minecraft XBLA Edition, The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion and Medal of Honor: Rising Sun. The trio has worked on 45 titles that have been shipped.
Arnot is the MD of the studio and has previously worked as the studio director at 4J Studios. West will handle the coding side of the studio, while McGovern, who was the senior artist at 4J Studios, will handle the art.
According to Scottish Games, the studio has secured funding from the Prototype Fund to develop a new IP for a browser based game aimed at six to 12 year olds. The studio is looking for more investments for its first project and for its work for hire project. The studio will focus on developing games for the Android, iOS and browser.