• Simon Narai.

    Games Developer.
      Software Engineer.
        UX + Web Designer.
          Writer + Wordsmith.

    Learn more about me.

I’m an accomplished, achievement-driven professional. Technically skilled and highly analytical, yet passionately creative.

Calm and organised under pressure. Willing and eager to learn new skills to achieve the best results.

For a living, I provide highly skilled, hands-on development services, including:

iOS & Android App development. Mac & PC software development.

Ergonomic and user-experience-centric UI design and implementation.

Image and graphic design and manipulation.

Server-based and inter-device communication solutions.

Website design, implementation and maintenance, with a focus on front-end.

My passion lies in immersive game development, where my skills include:

Game design, from concept through to implementation.

Game programming, specialising in gameplay and scripting systems.

Intuitive GUI design, layout and implementation.

Writing, from technical manuals and instructions, through to script and stories.

  • Academy of Interactive Entertainment (AIE). Ultimo, NSW, Australia.

    Vocational Graduate Certificate of Entrepreneurship. 2012.

    Awarded a Vocational Graduate Certificate of Entrepreneurship, after 1 year of studying at AIE’s incubator.

    During the course, I was educated in business practices, including financial and legal, and mentored as several colleagues and I started up an Indie Game Dev Studio – Couch Pixel Studios.

  • Academy of Interactive Entertainment (AIE). Ultimo, NSW, Australia.

    Advanced Diploma of Professional Game Development,
    Specialising in Software Development. 2010-2011.

    Awarded an Advanced Diploma of Professional Game Development, after 2 years of studying at AIE.

    During the course, I was educated in games programming (primarily C++ and C#) and in the use of several games engines (Unity 3.4 and Gamebryo Lightspeed) as well as game design.

  • Baulkham Hills (Selective) High School. Baulkham Hills, Australia.

    Preliminary HSC Course. 2005-2010.

    Achieved consistent Band 6 results (top 5% of students in Australia).

    Left school at the beginning of year 12 to pursue my passion in Game Development through AIE (see above). Never Looked back.

Send me a message!

I’ve always got an eye out for cool projects or games in my industry, for both work and fun, so if you have anything to share with me, I’ll be more than happy to hear it.