Hey,

I'm Jess!

A narrative designer with an extensive background in game design.

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Playtesting my board game, Spellbound Showdown

I achieved 3rd place in the Ubisoft Womxn Develop Game Design Challenge

I like to work on narrative focused digital games in Unity.

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RECALCULATING

A soft thriller visual novel illustrating how women are taken advantage of through the daily social pressures which men may be unaware of.

Make choices by launching a ball at

the words which visually represent their your character's thought process as the situation deteriorates.

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GAME DESIGN, SOUND DESIGN, NARRATIVE DESIGN

A classic, prohibition-themed visual novel about

trust, revenge, and everything in between.

 

 

 

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GAME DESIGN, NARRATIVE DESIGN

 

In 2019 and 2020, I wrote Platinum-Winning GDC Narrative Reviews.

I was a finalist for the MIGA Narrative Award for my game, Recalculating.

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I love showcasing my work and taking part in design challenges.

An experience designed to strengthen a

post-secondary

school community by encouraging experienced students to connect with new students

COMMUNITY GARDEN

USER EXPERIENCE DESIGN, SLIDES PRESENTATION

DESIGN PITCH AND DOCUMENTATION EXERCISE

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A week-long tabletop game challenge

presented to students by Ubisoft Toronto

JUNGLE

BUNGLER

TABLETOP PARTY GAME

GAME DESIGN

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A week-long tabletop game challenge

presented at the 2019 Hand Eye Society Ball and selected to represent Sheridan College at

Level Up Toronto, 2019

CREEPY CREPERIE

ALT-CTRL GAME

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GAME DESIGN, PROJECT MANAGEMENT

 

Sometimes I participate in game jams too.

A 2D vine-swinging platformer where you

must learn to sacrifice your animal friends in

the name of justice.

Made for Ludum Dare 43

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GAME DESIGN, LEVEL DESIGN

RATICAL RHYDER

An action game where you take on the role of Rhyder Ryden, an unlikely hero with a very specific skill set.

 

Humanity is on the verge of e-RAT-ication!

Made for the Extra Credits Game Jam (2019).

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GAME DESIGN, ANIMATION, WRITING

If we haven't met yet, here's a little more about me.