ADD DARK ATLAS: INFERNUM TO STEAM WISHLIST
Night Council Studio is an independent video game developer based in Spain. We have manyversatile profiles with us to cultivate a big picture for the creation of our works.
Developers, writers, graphic designers, illustrators, voiceover artists, and music composers. We arenot like your usual studio. Think about us like a coven or an old cabal. We are a forbidden esotericorder beneath the shadows with the sneakiest purposes.
Yes, we are a dark organization committed to summoning ancient terrors. Of course, we relish thesacred art of storytelling.
Dark Atlas: Infernum will be the first of our rituals..
MEET THE TEAM
Our lead game designer and manager in the writers’ room is also primarily responsible for the ...More
Our lead game designer and manager in the writers' room is also primarily responsible for the literary foundations of our first video game. He has coordinated the anthologies Atlas Negro and Atlas Rojo, and authored the novels Señora de los Caídos and Códice Nocturno. Álvaro writes and oversees the works that make up the renowned Saga Radiata. Additionally, he is a full-stack programmer (proficient in C#, jQuery, React, SQL, MySQL, ASPX...) with extensive experience in developing cloud management software and optimization using AWS services. He has professional experience in the field of video game journalism, where he primarily focused on reviewing independent projects.
As our main programmer, Roberto leads the creation of virtual worlds using the Unity engine. He has ...More
Roberto González Suárez
As our main programmer, Roberto leads the creation of virtual worlds using the Unity engine. He has seamlessly integrated his professional career with his passion for video game development. Roberto has successfully utilized the engine in various projects, including augmented reality, educational applications, and virtual reality research and development. With expertise as a Full Stack and Product Owner developer, he excels in team management and cloud-based app development. In addition to his technical roles, Roberto has actively participated in GAME JAMS, delivered talks on Unity and GCloud development, contributed to video game podcasts, and even served as a web editor for www.akihabarablues.com.
He is one of Night Council’s two scriptwriters and serves as our legal advisor. He not only gu...More
Miguel Garrido de Vega
He is one of Night Council's two scriptwriters and serves as our legal advisor. He not only guides us through the complexities of the law but also provides us with compelling narrative content. With over eight years of experience in prominent firms (Pinsent Masons, BDO Abogados) and prestigious companies (Repsol Group, Ambar Partners, Plural Mayestático, Hospital Sant Joan de Déu, Grupo GB Foods), he is a lawyer specialized in IP and commercial law. However, his true passion lies in writing, and he actively collaborates with publications such as El Asombrario (Público newspaper), Games Tribune Magazine (video games), and the literary website Zenda. His debut novel, Meigallo (Pulpture, 2017), explores the realms of folk horror and was shortlisted for the 2018 Ignotus Awards. His short stories have also received recognition and have been featured in anthologies and magazines like Preternatural, Calabazas en el Trastero, and Tantrum. Additionally, he has contributed to Atlas Negro and the upcoming sequel, Atlas Rojo.
He is the voice behind Night Council Studio, utilizing his exceptional dubbing skills to bring our p...More
Alberto Martínez Carcedo
He is the voice behind Night Council Studio, utilizing his exceptional dubbing skills to bring our promotional materials to life and infuse depth into our characters. Alberto is a journalist and cultural manager, serving as the primary producer and voiceover artist of Noviembre Nocturno, one of the most highly acclaimed independent podcasts in Spanish language audio drama. For over a decade, Alberto has been creating captivating content, adeptly adapting literature into audio format and engaging in cultural outreach, with a particular focus on fantasy, horror, and science fiction. Since 2019, Noviembre Nocturno has won the annual IVoox Audience Award in the science and culture category. The podcast adapted Atlas Negro into a serialized format, garnering enthusiastic praise from the public and playing a pivotal role in the saga's success. Recently, Alberto co-created Onironautas, a podcast exploring the realm of dreams
She is the artistic force of Night Council Studio, responsible for crafting our captivating corporat...More
She is the artistic force of Night Council Studio, responsible for crafting our captivating corporate image and designing the majority of artwork for our video games. Alva is a talented graphic designer and audiovisual creator, collaborating on numerous joint projects while also establishing a successful freelance career. In 2012, she assumed the role of creative director and lead art and video designer for Noviembre Nocturno. In this capacity, she shaped the distinctive style and imagery of Atlas Negro, laying the groundwork for the ongoing multimedia saga. Her artistic contributions can also be seen in the spin-off volume Códice Nocturno and the forthcoming Atlas Rojo
Miguel is the second scriptwriter at Night Council Studio, providing general support across various ...More
Miguel Ramírez Moreno
Miguel is the second scriptwriter at Night Council Studio, providing general support across various aspects of the project, including communications. Professionally, he is a postdoctoral researcher in cell and molecular biology, with nearly a decade of research experience that encompasses roles in supervision, project management, and teamwork. While pursuing his scientific career, Miguel also channels his passion for fiction through narrative creations. He collaborates with podcasts such as Vuelo del Cometa, Noviembre Nocturno, and Onironautas. His short stories have been published in magazines such as Preternatural and Games Tribune Magazine. In addition, he contributed a new short story to the 2022 edition of Atlas Negro and will continue to enrich the saga's lore in Atlas Rojo.
Roberto is the talented music composer of Night Council. Though he has a background in software deve...More
Roberto is the talented music composer of Night Council. Though he has a background in software development within the Health, Finance, and Justice sectors, his unwavering passion for artistic expression drives him forward. His portfolio includes composing soundtracks for short films and web series such as Lo que Surja (Jose Luis Lázaro, 2006-2010), A Cuestas con Mis padres (Vicente Bonet, 2008), Love Wars (Vicente Bonet, 2012), and El Pas de San Joan (Ana Ortiz, 2019), the latter of which received the Best Soundtrack award at the Hrizantema 2020 festival (Serbia). Additionally, he has authored several novels, including Los Devoradores de Piedras (Amazon KDP, 2012), La Torre Errante (Amazon KDP, 2018), and book adaptations of the web series Lo que Surja (Amazon KDP, 2019-2020). Currently, he is also involved in developing e-learning content for the open-source community of Sakai.
Pablo is a digital sculptor and 3D modeler with extensive experience in creating video game assets, ...More
Pablo is a digital sculptor and 3D modeler with extensive experience in creating video game assets, materials, graphic engines, and illustrations. He has worked on various projects and collaborated with studios in Spain, as well as undertaking freelance collaborations internationally in the fields of advertising, industrial design, board games, and art for the music industry.
A fan of videogames, he has three years of experience in Unity although he has also played Unreal Engine, has participated in gamejams and now aims to extend his knowledge in videogame programming in order to create his own title.
DARK ATLAS: INFERNUM
Riddles, suicide letters and wayward spectres wait for you at the world’s end, where the laws ofphysics are upside down. We welcome you to Dark Atlas: Infernum, a first-person survival horror focused on the narrative experience. The horror podcast Noviembre Nocturno’s voice will
accompany harass you as you descend towards the hells.
Dark Atlas is not just literature but multiplatform storytelling. Most chapters and short stories havebeen adapted to audio episodes of the Spanish podcast Noviembre Nocturno, one of the most influential in fantasy, terror and science fiction. From the colossal “Umbra” storms to the “Imprints”, humanoid spectra of unknown origin, Dark Atlas: Infernum is a journey throughout the abysses of the soul in a world in flames. It won’t be enough to open locked doors on your way while Deathchases you; you will also have to break through the walls of your mind.