July 14, 2013
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DescriptionWe at Upopa Games seek to bring a new attitude to the industry driven by our passion to make outstanding games.
Before founding Upopa in 2013, Niv Touboul co-founded Moon Active and created (with Moon Active) "Bitter Sam". Bitter Sam ranked in the top 23th overall apps in the US in October 2013. Or Avrahamy worked as a software engineer at Google's Visualization team. Gideon Rimmer created and released an art game inspired by the novel "1984". The game was featured on Newgrounds.com and was played by more than 46,000 individual players.Upopa Games
In 2013, Niv, Or, and Gideon graduated from Bezalel Acaemy of Arts and Design, and founded Upopa Games with the aim of creating fun and engaging mobile games, with unique graphics and gameplay.Hopeless: The Dark Cave
Our first release is "Hopeless: The Dark Cave", a cute and lovable horror game coming this Friday the 13th to Android and soon to iOS. A bunch of glowing blobs huddle in the dark, scared and armed. Dark shadows creep in and they must react quickly... Is it a friend or foe?
Hopeless: The Dark Cave trailer YouTube
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Awards & Recognition
- "Finalist in the GameIS "Game of the Year" contest" - Tel Aviv, 18 December, 2013
- "Hopeless: The Dark Cave is a finalist in the GameIS "Game of the Year" contest, 2013, in the "Mobile Games: Indie Developer" categorey."
- GameIS, GameIS "Game of the Year" Contest, 2013
Team & Repeating
CEO, Art Director
Research and Development Manager, Lead Programmer
Game Designer, Artist