Game Grumps characters

Rui Trindade 3D, Featured

The Game Grumps are a YouTube Let’s Play channel, focused around game commentary and improv comedy. They are comprised by a number of hosts, several of which are connected to art in some way or another – either through digital art, animation, or music. Their main show is hosted by Arin Hanson (aka Egoraptor) and Dan Avidan, and for quite …

Fragments of Laura

Rui Trindade 3D, Animation, Featured, Game

Fragments of Laura is a location-based experience that gives users the chance to discover seven specific locations of Funchal through storytelling. Developed by a multidisciplinary team at Madeira Interactive Technology Institute, this project’s goal is to enhance the tourists’ experience, providing them with an entertaining way to explore some of Funchal locations and learn about Madeiran culture. Together with Há-vita, …

The Price of Freedom

Rui Trindade Featured, Game

“January, 1960. The US is deep in Cold War with Russia, and nuclear war seems eminent, when Benjamin Miller breaks into CIA research facilities, stealing valuable Chemical Weapons research. You are Agent Zero. Your mission: assassinate Miller and protect this information from falling into enemy hands. What seems like a straight forward mission soon takes a dark turn as you …

Levada Story

Rui Trindade 3D, Animation, Featured, Game

“Levada Story” is a safety campaign created by Team Firecrest for the Civil Protection of Madeira, over a semester in my Masters of Entertainment Technology. The team was composed by me, Luís Ferreira, Paulo Bala, Rui Rela and Sandra Olim. In Madeira island, every year, thousands of tourists hike along levadas, old irrigation channels that have been converted to footpaths. …

Planet Voltage

Rui Trindade 3D, Featured, Game

“Planet Voltage” is an educational game/interactive installation created by Team FuseBox for Museu Casa da Luz, a science museum in Funchal, over a semester in my Masters of Entertainment Technology. The team was composed by myself, Dome Pongmongkol, Luís Ferreira and Paulo Bala. Given the goal to motivate changes in energy consumption habits in children, we created an interactive story-based game …

Growing Up

Rui Trindade Animation, Featured

“Growing Up” is an award-winning short animation that was created in the context of the Multimedia Animation class, at the University of Madeira. Made and directed by me and Paulo Olim, the project was later submitted to the Madeira Film Festival 2013. There, it was awarded the 1st prize in the Student Film Comptetition. Since then, it is part of …