TURBO. BROOKLYN BORN.

 

Founded in 2013, TURBO is an independent boutique game development studio formed by a dream team of industry veterans who believe in building a business around killer games. When we’re not making games, we’re playing games, and therein lies the difference.

WE BELIEVE

 

In Doing Right by Gamers

In unrestricted creative freedom

In challenging the status quo

WE BELIEVE IT ALL MATTERS

Yohei Ishii (CEO) Background: Square Enix, CCP Games

Yohei Ishii (CEO)
Background: Square Enix, CCP Games

Kirk Black (CTO) Background: Riot, NCSoft, KIXEYE, SOE, EA

Kirk Black (CTO)
Background: Riot, NCSoft, KIXEYE, SOE, EA

Ray Bautista (Sr. Director, Biz Dev) Background: Sony PlayStation

Ray Bautista (Sr. Director, Biz Dev)
Background: Sony PlayStation

Richard Liu (Design Director) Background: Riot, S2 Games

Richard Liu (Design Director)
Background: Riot, S2 Games

Michail Katkoff (Lead PM / Design Consultant) Background: Supercell, Rovio, DeconstructorOfFun

Michail Katkoff (Lead PM / Design Consultant)
Background: Supercell, Rovio, DeconstructorOfFun

Zach Schlappi (Creative Director) Background: Ubisoft, EA, DeNA, Avalanche

Zach Schlappi (Creative Director)
Background: Ubisoft, EA, DeNA, Avalanche

Adam Telfer (PM / Design Consultant) Background: Wooga, EA

Adam Telfer (PM / Design Consultant)
Background: Wooga, EA

Jon Yao (Art Director) Background: Nintendo, Next Level Games

Jon Yao (Art Director)
Background: Nintendo, Next Level Games

Matthew Arnone (Lead UI / Concept Artist) Background: Hammer & Chisel, Nickelodeon

Matthew Arnone (Lead UI / Concept Artist)
Background: Hammer & Chisel, Nickelodeon

Jim Green (Senior Producer) Background: B.S. Astronautical Engineering, Grab Games

Jim Green (Senior Producer)
Background: B.S. Astronautical Engineering, Grab Games

Tai Beaumont (Animator / Modeler) Background: Entrepreneur, Cake Lover

Tai Beaumont (Animator / Modeler)
Background: Entrepreneur, Cake Lover

Bryan Peralta (Community Manager) Background: Halcyon Hammers

Bryan Peralta (Community Manager)
Background: Halcyon Hammers

Andrey Dobrikov (Lead Engineer) Background: OMGPOP, Zynga

Andrey Dobrikov (Lead Engineer)
Background: OMGPOP, Zynga

Vigfus Omarsson (Lead Technical Artist) Background: CCP Games, EA

Vigfus Omarsson (Lead Technical Artist)
Background: CCP Games, EA

Justin Hernandez (QA Lead) Background: Fighting Crime, Being Batman

Justin Hernandez (QA Lead)
Background: Fighting Crime, Being Batman

Martin Hedlund (Senior Engineer) Background: DICE, Massive, Avalanche

Martin Hedlund (Senior Engineer)
Background: DICE, Massive, Avalanche

Daniel Villella (Senior 3D Modeler) Background: OMGPOP, Zynga

Daniel Villella (Senior 3D Modeler)
Background: OMGPOP, Zynga

Christian Calderon (User Acquisition) Background: Ketchapp, KIXEYE

Christian Calderon (User Acquisition)
Background: Ketchapp, KIXEYE

BOARD OF ADVISORS

 
David Helgason Background: Co-Founder / CEO, Unity Technologies

David Helgason
Background: Co-Founder / CEO, Unity Technologies

Jayson Chi Background: Leader of Games Division at McKinsey & Company

Jayson Chi
Background: Leader of Games Division at McKinsey & Company

Ryan Duffy Background: VICE Media

Ryan Duffy
Background: VICE Media

Thor Gunnarsson Background: CCP Games

Thor Gunnarsson
Background: CCP Games

Alex Iosilvich Background: Investment Banking

Alex Iosilvich
Background: Investment Banking