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Andreas Suika

Indie Arena Booth
General Manager

Andreas started his career more than 18 years ago at Blue Byte and worked there in different positions. As Tester, Data Wizard and Level Designer he had the chance to work on products like Battle Isle and Settlers 4. Settlers 5 and Settlers 6 he attended as Lead Game Designer. As Creative Director he worked on ANNO for Wii and DS. Besides the larger projects he had the chance to spend time in research, development methods and smaller games like ANNO for the iPhone. He co-founded flaregames in the role of the Creative Director. Flaregames is publishing successful mobile f2p games on all relevant mobile platforms. In 2013 Andreas begun to freelance as a Consultant, Game- and Level Designer and Creative Director.

In 2014 he founded Daedalic Studio West GmbH with Dirk Steenpaß where they developed the space exploration game THE LONG JOURNEY HOME. He was a game scout for Daedalic Entertainment. Currently he is managing the biggest shared indie games booth in the world: the Indie Arena Booth. Andreas is a avid streamer on twitch.tv/andidev.

Games he was working on did win awards like the Red Dot Design Award, the TOMMI and several German Game Developer Awards.

My Speakers Sessions

Friday, October 12

13:30 CEST