Fickle Games was founded in 2015 by Jen Carey to create independent games. Basil Lim soon came on board as art director and co-designer.
Based in Dublin, Fickle Games works making games of all varieties. with the current focus being on Tabletop Games such as Rampunctious and Bragging Rites. Fickle Games is also a proud member of Celtic Cardboard, a group of independent Irish tabletop creators working together to spread the word of Irish games.
Jen started in computer games, working for a variety of games and tech companies before Fickle Games. She is a board member of Imirt: The Irish Game Makers Association, lectures in game narrative and design and occasionally works as a QA engineer. She works in analog and digital games and regularly gives talks on games based topics, as well as diversity in games and tech.
Jen is available to talk on a variety of topics, to get in contact please use the email provided.
Basil started in computer games as the art director of bitSmith Games where he worked on Kú: Shroud of the Morrigan. He currently lectures in game design and game art. Basil also works as a Technical Artist and 3D Modeller for Janeious, as well as being skilled in 3D animation, 2D animation and illustration.
My first job was working in an orange juice factory, but I got canned: couldn't concentrate. 😋