Kanso

A mindfulness mobile experience.
Project 01

Kanso

Dave Sapien

Based on the Zen practice of painting an ink circle (an Ensō).
Kanso offers a meaningful casual experience, one that may bring the player to a place of mindfulness through gameplay.
Featuring a distinctive narrative, colourful backdrops, and a beautiful soundtrack.
We present an interactive fable and exercise in meditative gameplay through flow.


Coming soon in 2018 to both iOS and Android.


Dave Sapien

Roul

A puzzle game where you unlock oppressed tree spirits.
Project 01

Roul

Roul is a puzzle game where you try to release tree spirits form there confusion.
Rotate sections of each spirit to bring it into order and release each one and bring peace to each world.
With over 100,000 plays Roul was honoured with a nomination for a golden joystick award in 2008.

ZX Plectrum

Play all the loading sounds of the ZX Spectrum as a musical instrument
Project 02

ZX Plectrum

Play the ZX Specturm loading sounds as a musical instrument on your iPhone,iPod,iPad, and Android!
Relive the crisp sounds of your youth!
Change the loading phase and pitch to make some weird but familiar music!

iOS:
Dave Sapien
Android:
Dave Sapien
About

Hello, I am Dave Sapien.
A game Designer, Developer and Consultant.

I run the Dave Sapien micro studio, focusing on the creative and the dynamic. Making unique games.

We consult to fix technical and design problems for other game studios. Offering technical support on c++ based, Unity based projects, and game design solutions for the hardest problems.
Currently we are working with award winning game studio ItalicPig on their latest project, offering game design and technical solutions.

We have been involved in multiple collaborative and award winning projects at various capacities.
Recently working on the Frank Quitely “The art of comics” Kelvingrove art gallery experience.
Also, the Emmy winning “Reverse the Odds” mobile game.
And in 2011, the Scottish Event and UK Event Award winning interactive piece ‘Ingr3dients’, in collaboration with UZ events and Alasdair Grey.
We are available for creation of bespoke interactive public installations and micro apps and games.