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Combat Medic Lends New Perspective

Combat Medic Lends New Perspective

Matt Bungay at CFRB Hamilton Cold Furnace Studios brings together an impressive group of military advisors, including writers and artists with military experience, for its debut game. But combat medic Matt Bungay offers a new perspective. “It’s a tough job, being a medic, and it’s […]

Veteran Author, Designer and Project Manager to Produce Atrocity: Field of Hands

Veteran Author, Designer and Project Manager to Produce Atrocity: Field of Hands

  Don Perrin, Cold Furnace Studios producer for our debut game, Atrocity: Field of Hands, is a veteran writer, IT professional and former Canadian Army Officer. Don wrote a series of fantasy/scifi novels in the Mag Force 7 series and also contributed to the Dragonlance novel series. […]

Team Interview! Audio Designer – Creating emotion and realism in sound design

Team Interview! Audio Designer – Creating emotion and realism in sound design

Creating an emotionally impactful theme that is cinematic and gritty, while still respecting the military context of a historical action game is one of the most challenging aspects of composing the music for Atrocity: Field of Hands (FoH), says the game’s Audio Designer & Voice […]

Team Interview – Chief Creative Officer! An entrepreneur: From civil servant to games

Team Interview – Chief Creative Officer! An entrepreneur: From civil servant to games

It takes a certain amount of grit, fearlessness, and a serious sense of adventure to pick up and move to the Arctic. But that’s exactly what Cold Furnace Chief Creative Officer & President Lori Shepherd did. “Life in the Eastern Arctic is amazing, beautiful, awe inspiring. […]

Team Interview – CEO and Chief Military Advisor!

Team Interview – CEO and Chief Military Advisor!

Mark Wheeler waits for fire orders.   Mark Wheeler has a vision. A soldier and avid gamer, he’s combined his career and his love of games to build a dream: a company focused on creating a new era of military-themed entertainment. “We’re offering realistic experiences, […]

Team Interview – Lead Game Writer! Inspiration comes from the oddest places

Team Interview – Lead Game Writer! Inspiration comes from the oddest places

Scott, while on tour in Iraq   Rumors abound about the weirdness of writers. It’s said that Victor Hugo wrote in the nude when faced with a tough deadline, instructing his valet to confiscate all his clothes so he wouldn’t be able to leave the house. […]