Factsheet

Developer:
Disparity Games
Based in Noosa, Australia

Founding date:
September 1, 2010

Website:
disparitygames.com

Press / Business contact:
cole@disparitygames.com

Social:
twitter.com/disparitygames
facebook.com/disparitygames
Skype

Releases:
Ninja Pizza Girl

Address:
30 Morinda Cct
Noosaville 4566
Queensland, Australia

Phone:
+61 4 0395 3558

Description

Disparity Games are dynamic family unit based in the heart of paradise: Noosa, Australia. The Disparity team includes Nicole, Jason and Raven Stark. Founded in 2011 by married industry veterans Jason and Nicole Stark, the family-based company draws upon 20+ years of combined industry experience and the varied skills of their (occasionally) helpful children.

History

Early history

Disparity Games was founded in 2011 by married industry veterans Jason and Nicole Stark. Their family-based company drew upon their twenty years of combined industry experience and the varied skills of their occasionally helpful children. Their first title, "Run Fatty Run" reached #1 on the Australian ios app store in 2012.

Northern Territory Libraries

In 2013, the Northern Territory Libraries worked with Disparity Games to create the award-winning app, "NT Languages", a simple language application to facilitate communication between English speaking and non-English-speaking indigenous people of Groote Eylandt

Ninja Pizza Girl

Disparity Games is about to release Ninja Pizza Girl - a game that tackles the serious issues of teenage self-esteem, bullying, resilience and ninja pizza delivery in a dystopian future. Following their company goals of making games available for as many people as possible, Ninja Pizza Girl will be released on PC / Mac / Linux, XBox One, PS4, WiiU and mobile platforms.

Projects


Videos

"All The Feels" PAX East 2015 panel YouTube

"What I really do" Public Lecture April 2015 Vimeo


Images

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There are far more images available for Disparity Games, but these are the ones we felt would be most useful to you. If you have specific requests, please do contact us!


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Awards & Recognition

  • "Tokyo Game Show 2015 Sony Indie Area Alumni" - "Ninja Pizza Girl", Tokyo, Japan, 2015
  • "Finalist - Serious Games Showcase and Challenge, Australasia" - "Ninja Pizza Girl", Adelaide, Australia, 19th August, 2015
  • "Winner - MCV Pacific Women In Games, Creative Inspiration" - Nicole Stark, Sydney, Australia, 26 May, 2015
  • "PAXEast 2015 Megabooth Alumni - "Ninja Pizza Girl"" - "Ninja Pizza Girl", PAXEast 2015
  • "2013 ALIA NT Recognition Award" - "NT Languages", Australia, 2013
  • "Reached #1 ipad app on the Australian ios app store" - "Run Fatty Run", Australia, 2012

Selected Articles

  • ""The Starks are something of a modern Swiss Family Robinson, cast ashore in Noosa, building video games instead of tree houses, hunting for bugs instead of foraging for food.""
    - Mark Serrels, Kotaku
  • "Disparity Games on Good Game Spawn Point"
    - , Good Game - Spawn Point
  • "Disparity Games on Radio National"
    - Michael Rhee, ABC Radio National

Team & Repeating Collaborator

Nicole Stark
Co-director, Art Director, Design, Disparity Games

Jason Stark
Co-director, Code, Design, Disparity Games

Raven Stark
Comic Artist, Freelancer

Bruno Rime
Technical Artist, Freelancer

Cameron Davis
Marketing, Freelancer

Max Maars
Musician, Freelancer

Yukari Stark
QA, Disparity Games


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