Nestled in the heart of Wellington, Aotearoa -- Mayday is a team of artists, inventors, and crafts-folk committed to building a legacy of unique game experiences that explore tragic characters, philosophical questions, and redefine genres.

We are currently working on a brand new unannounced title. We are broadcasting over the digital airwaves for talented folk to join our ranks over the next 12 months.

Joshua Boggs

Creative Director & Founder CEO

Multi-award winning designer and director of the FRAMED series. Having achieved critical and commercial success internationally after co-founding Loveshack, Josh has returned to home waters in order to fulfill an ambition he has held since childhood: to build the most innovative game studio in New Zealand.

Emre Can Deniz

Studio/Dev Director & COO

Founder of the multi-award winning studio Opaque Space and the acclaimed Earthlight series. Emre was responsible for designing and developing games used by NASA and Boeing for training astronauts, and in 2017 he was awarded the Studio and Game of the Year by the Australian games industry, among several international business and simulation awards.

Cindy Miller

Senior Game Designer

Cindy is a Senior Game Designer who has worked on games such as Disney Infinity, Avengers Initiative, and We Are Chicago. She has volunteered as a mentor, and co-founded Voxelles in Chicago.

Claire Barilla

Associate Producer

Claire is a Producer from Wellington, New Zealand. She has previously worked for studios like Loveshack, PikPok and Wrestler, as well as managing Play by Play Conference for NZ Games Festival 2019. She is an award-winning game developer, identified as one of Develop Pacific's 30 Under 30 and a proprietor of quality doggo gifs. 

Francis Stephens

Gameplay Programmer

Francis is a passionate Cantabrian and Software Engineer who has worked for studios around New Zealand. In 2017 he co-founded Little Lost Fox where he worked as a gameplay programmer and designer while they built their award-winning game Valleys Between.


Multiple Disciplines

We have variety of roles at all skills levels, across many disciplines.

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