Factsheet

Developer:
MEGO
Based in Santiago, Chile

Founding date:
January 29, 2012

Website:
mego.cl

Press / Business contact:
[email protected]

Social:
Twitter
Facebook

Releases:
Hammercoin
La Leyenda Del Chupacabra
Deep Terror
Escape From Montegrande
Darkwinds

Address:
Doctor Manuel Barros Borgoño 71
Of 1305
Providencia

Phone:
+1 (650) 488 5183

Description

Mego is a games studio made up of multidisciplinary people inspired by the intersection of arts and technology.

History

Early history

Mego is one of the most recognized video game studios from Latin America, thanks to its early experiments with cryptocurrencies. And in their way to achieve that mission, they've been developing several products under its own signature and creativity with high quality software, original stories and an unique atmosphere

After that

Mego is the most recognized video game studio from Chile, and thanks to its early experiments with cryptocurrencies, they became a Boost VC company with venture capital from United States. Currently they're promoting Darkwinds, a cryptocollectible trading card game.

Projects


Videos

Hammercoin early access demo YouTube

La Leyenda del Chupacabra YouTube


Images

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Awards & Recognition

  • "Effie, Interactive" - Santiago, Chile, 2014
  • "Achap, Digital." - Santiago, Chile, 2013

Selected Articles

  • "A little video game company from Chile dedicated to developing apps for smart phones, like "Laura's Case," which was built for the Chilean FBI in order to attract new recruits, or "Escape from Montegrande," which looks like the classic SkiFree for Windows, but on acid."
    - Camilo Salas, Motherboard, 2014
  • "The United States dollar bill only has value because you believe it does. Now, a game developer in Chile wants to apply that same concept to Minecraft and bitcoin."
    - Jeff Grub, Venturebeat, 2014
  • "They went from inventing original mobile games [...] to develop an innovative crossover with one of the most revolutionary technologies of this era: Bitcoin."
    - Natalia Ramos and Cristóbal Bley, La Segunda, 2017
  • "A small Chilean studio with one foot in Santiago and the other in California."
    - Cristobal Fredes, La Tercera, 2015

Hammercoin Website
Our latest game website. You can check it out at http://www.hammerco.in.


Team & Repeating Collaborator

Cristián González
CEO

David Contreras
COO

Julio Quiroz
Game Designer

Pedro Torrealba
Creative Director

Pablo Rubio
DevOps Engineer

René Mujica
Developer

Catalina Pimentel
Producer and junior developer


presskit() by Rami Ismail (Vlambeer) - also thanks to these fine folks