Matthew (He/Him) is a Writer, Programmer, Teacher, and Game Designer based in Melbourne.

He completed his undergraduate degree in Computer Science at Swinburne University of Technology in 2021. Matthew previously worked at Firemonkeys as a Game Designer, working on Need For Speed: No Limits. He is now one-half of the indie game studio Toot Games (funded by VicScreen).

Matthew has worked with the City of Melbourne to produce Design Your Own Indie Game - a series of free workshops teaching beginners the fundamentals of hobby game development. In 2024 Matthew completed a games commision contract making an educational game for Swinburne’s Journalism & PR degrees. In 2022 he completed a residency at The Arcade Melbourne, working independently as a part of their South Melbourne Residency Tenure program.

Matthew respectfully acknowledges that he works, makes, and learns on land that belongs to the Wurundjeri People of the Kulin Nation. Sovereignty was never ceded. Always was, always will be, Aboriginal land.

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That’s Dale!

Web GL Demo <- PLAY HERE

Play as my friend Dale, as he juggles the work-life-balance of being an animator and dedicated boyfriend. Hayley Tantau voices the role of Hayley Tantau, Dale’s partner. 

This game was made specifically for Dale (for his birthday) over the course of a week in September 2021. Art & Sound was done by Millie Holten.

The dot cloud algorithm used to train/recognise the desired drawings uses the $P algorythm laid out here.