Factsheet

Developer:
Crunching Koalas
Based in Warsaw, Poland

Founding date:
October 1, 2012

Website:
crunchingkoalas.com

Press / Business Contact:
info@crunchingkoalas.com

Social:
Facebook
Twitter
Instagram
SoundCloud
Google Plus
LinkedIn

Releases:
WordTrap Dungeon
MouseCraft
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Address:
Warsaw

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Description

Crunching Koalas is a small, but very ambitious independent game development studio, based in Warsaw, Poland. Our mission is to deliver fulfilling experiences, by patiently crafting cheerful digital entertainment for all those, who need a break.

History

History

Studio was founded by five developers: Tom Tomaszewski, Lukasz Juszczyk, Kris Lesiecki, and two casual game industry veterans- Konrad Olesiewicz and Maciej Biedrzycki, founders of Codeminion and creators of many games, such as Ancient Quest of Saqqarah or Phantasmat.

Videos

GOG.com Dev Talk - Crunching Koalas YouTube

Polygon goes to Poland YouTube

MouseCraft launch trailer YouTube

WordTrap Dungeon: Pre-Alpha Gameplay YouTube

Images

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Awards & Recognition

  • "Digital Dragons 2014 - Best game made with Unity 3d" - MouseCraft, May 2014
  • "Pixel Heaven 2013: Indie Basement 3rd Place" - MouseCraft, June 2013
  • "Casual Connect Europe 2013: Indie Showcase Participant" - MouseCraft and WordTrap Dungeon, February 2013

Selected Articles

  • "MouseCraft definitely fulfills today’s “mad indie game” quotient with a unique blend of puzzle platforming, wonderful pictures, and possibly the greatest player perspective of all time."
    - Ben Barett, Rock Paper Shotgun
  • "WordTrap Dungeon, a new typing/puzzle game on PC is in pre-alpha, and it looks pretty darn good so far."
    - Chris Carter, Destructoid
  • "We've seen the birth of the "early access" program pioneered by titles like Mojang's Minecraft and Mode 7 Games' Frozen Synapse; we've seen the rise of Kickstarter; and we've seen the growth of "pay what you want" models. Now, indie developer Crunching Koalas is experimenting with yet another new variation for its new title MouseCraft. "
    - Pete Davison, US Gamer
  • "Crunching Koalas is a new indie game development studio that has grand ideas and a bright future"
    - Angela Ostic, IndieLove

Team & Repeating
Collaborators

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