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Jason Lentz
Works at Rumble
Attended Carnegie Mellon University
Lives in Burlingame, CA
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My friends at Roboto Games are launching a new game!
Check it out!
You know that game ThreeSwipes we’re making? No? Well now you do! And you should also be aware that ThreeSwipes has been selected for Google's Indie Games Festival! OK, so you're still thinking "Meh, I only play Candy Crush, I don’t need to play any other games”. Well smarty pants, let us ask you how many games have been selected to be one of only 30 indie games across all indie game developers' submissions in the US in Canada by the...
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Giant Cardboard Robots has launched their campaign for Kid-Sized Giant Cardboard Robot Arms! Just 3 days in and we're almost to 20% funded. With your help, we can turn this campaign into a GIANT success!

http://GiantCardboardRobots.com
Get your own DIY Kit for Kid-Sized Giant Cardboard Robot Arms.
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This reminds me of a educational title that I once worked on. It looks like they are definitely headed in the right direction for it to be both a fun and educational project! I hope they get their funding.

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/chemcaper/chemcaper-the-worlds-first-chemistry-rpg
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Double Fine is making what I believe is their first every sequel, and YOU can help make it happen!

https://www.fig.co/campaigns/psychonauts-2
Psychonauts is a classic action/adventure platformer from acclaimed developers Double Fine Productions (that’s us!) and written by industry legend Tim Schafer, who created Broken Age, Full Throttle, and Grim Fandango amongst many other things. We want to make a sequel!
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Look at me! I'm cooking!
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Our Kickstarter campaign is now live!


GiantCardboardRobots.com

Tell your friends!
Tell your enemies!
Tell the people standing next to them!
Get your own DIY Kit for Kid-Sized Giant Cardboard Robot Arms.
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Spreading the word about Duskers, a game made by some friends of mine. It just launched! Check out the trailer:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dux33m_7M6w
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This is terrifying for China (and I'm sure it will have consequences for the rest of the world as well)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lHcTKWiZ8sI

Prediction: A new underground profession of sesame farmers will emerge as a result of this gamification policy
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This year I hosted my own deep frying turkey event! 
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The flammable cardboard floormat gives us something to grab when we need to relocate the fire closer to our neighbor's house.

P.S. if my neighbors are reading this, not you neighbors, the other neighbors.
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Like fantasy graphic novels? Then check out this kickstarter

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/jakeparker/skyheart-book-i-the-star-seed

I've backed a previous project where he features some of the characters in the book, and Jake Parker did not disappoint! I'm looking forward to getting my hands on a copy of this book as he continues to churn out more awesome!
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Work
Occupation
Game Designer
Employment
  • Rumble
    Game Designer, 2014 - present
  • Glug Glug
    Game Designer, 2013 - 2014
  • Secret Idenity
    Game Designer, 2011 - 2013
  • Gazillion Entertainment
    Contract Game Designer, 2010 - 2011
  • Nukotoys
    Contract Game Designer, 2010 - 2010
  • Mighty Play
    Contract Game Designer, 2010 - 2010
  • Slipgate Ironworks
    Game Designer, 2007 - 2009
  • Demiurge Studios
    Game Designer, 2002 - 2007
Places
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Currently
Burlingame, CA
Previously
Brisbane, CA - Indianpolis, IN - Carmel, IN - Quimper, France - Pittsburgh, PA - Roma, Italy - San Diego, CA - Los Angeles, CA - Cambridge, MA
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Introduction
I make stuff. 
For my day job, I make video games.
In my spare time, I make much 
much more...
  • Board Games
  • Giant Cardboard Robots
  • Sketches
  • LED Jar Lamps
  • Pistachio Sculptures
  • Stories
  • Random Acts of Art
On here, I tend to post things into 
the following various circles.
If you'd like to be included in one, 
let me know:
  • Art & Architecture
  • Atheism
  • Cool Tech
  • Game Development
  • Gaming News
  • League of Legends
  • Chess
  • Left leaning Politics
  • Giant Cardboard Robots
Education
  • Carnegie Mellon University
    Master of Entertainment Technology, 2000 - 2002
  • Carnegie Mellon University
    Bachelor of Architecture, 1995 - 2000
  • Brebeuf Preparatory High School
    1991 - 1995
  • Orchard Country Day School
    1981 - 1991
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Male