Marc Wyzomirski

Creative Director & President of Skylance Studio, LLC


Shantae: Half-Genie Hero – Kickstarter!

If you are a lover of classic action and exploration titles such as Metroid or Castlevania, then be sure to check this game out!! WayForward needs your help to bring this amazing 4th installment of the Shantae series to life in HD for all the major consoles and Steam!

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero


© 2013 WayForward Technologies. Shantae and the Shantae logo – TM Matt Bozon.

Don’t know what Shantae is? Check out the first two games of the series, available on Nintendo 3DS eShop; Shantae & Shantae Risky’s Revenge! A third Shantae game is coming very soon as well, also for the Nintendo 3DS!

This title currently on Kickstarter, Shantae: Half-Genie Hero, is poised to bring Shantae to the level of attention, and budget, it deserves. Following the the footsteps of WayForward’s recent release of the amazing Ducktales Remastered, this new Shantae game takes the hand drawn 2D animated characters and puts them against a beautifully crafted 3D backdrop. Sounds great, right? But don’t just take my word for it, have a look yourself!


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3DS Demo Round-up

Occasionally I will round-up some demos, either ones recommended to me or things that catch my interest. As a designer it is a nice way to sample many new games and see new ideas in action. I would recommend anyone even thinking about getting into the industry to take the time and sample many demos periodically. I figured I’d go ahead and share my findings for the 3DS demos I recently collected and tried. There are some interesting ones, and a real curve ball. So, let’s start off with a really good one and work things out from there…

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