Dhuhlicious Summertime

This is a promotional video for Dhuhlicious, a start-up L.A. clothing line. Shot on the Panasonic GH1, Canon 5D, and Canon 7D. Edited in Final Cut Pro. Color corrected in Color. Credits Director/Editor – Michael Ren Producers – Diana Snyder and Jake Honig Cinematography/Camera Dept – Oliver Anderson, Jake Wasserman, Eliza McNitt, Pedro Mermolia Production Design – Shibani Balsaver, Courtney Taniguchi Wardrobe/Makeup […]

Dhuhlicious Summertime

Ticket to Hell

Ticket to Hell This was a short film created in 48 hours for the Tisch 48 Film Festival. Shot on the Panasonic HMC-150, edited with Final Cut Pro. Credits Shooter/Editor – Michael Ren Starring – Michael Deeley, Joe Thel, Rob Debruin, and Rachel Louie Original Music composed by Joe Thel

Ticket to Hell

Indiecade East

Indiecade East For Indiecade East 2014, I acted as the Media Coordinator at the Museum of Moving Image. Along with creating this highlight reel, I also organized the recordings of talks that were distributed weekly. Credits Director/Editor – Michael Ren Videographers – Christian Mortensen, Ben Antonio,and Kevin Park Media Team – Pierre Depaz, Bruce Lan, […]

Indiecade East

Hot Mess – Physical/Digital Game

HOT MESS Hot Mess is a new physical digital game that uses real world metal plates as controllers. It’s Twister with a twist! http://hotmessgame.tumblr.com/ Exhibitions and Awards Come Out & Play Festival 2014, New York City Awarded “Best Use of Technology” Indiecade East 2015 Night Games, New York City Solo Exhibition at Basement 6, Shanghai […]

Hot Mess – Physical/Digital Game

Stroma – VR Game

Stroma 3D Arcade/Shooter Game for the Oculus Rift You are a rookie pilot who has just been shrunk into the human body. The Alpha version is available to play with a mouse/keyboard or the Oculus VR. When the consumer version releases, we will expand the idea further into an exploration inside the human body. This […]

Stroma – VR Game

Clockwork – Grasshopper Edition

Clockwork Clockwork is a collaborative puzzle/action game designed for the Grasshopper Touch Screen Round Table. The game is designed to be played by six players or up to sixteen fingers. Our prototype stemmed from the fact that we wanted to bring face-to-face gaming back to social environments. The goal is to navigate marbles from one side […]

Clockwork – Grasshopper Edition

Super Atomico – Web

Super Atomico Super Atomico is a single player tunnel racing game. The game uses boost/attract and brake/repel as core mechanics. Repel the bombs, avoid obstacles, and collect gold cells by boosting. PLAY SUPER ATOMICO Teaser Trailer Stroma and Super Atomico features original music and sounds by Benedek If you would like more information on the production […]

Super Atomico  – Web

Tinker Tanks

Tinker Tanks 3D Tank Simulation Game using real world controllers 1st Place at the NYU Polytech Alternative Control Game Jam Tinker Tanks is a five player cooperative tank game in which each player takes on a different crew position. The prototype won First Place at NYU Polytech’s 48 Hour Alt Ctrl Game Jam.  We were inspired […]

Tinker Tanks

Tides of War

Tides of War is a two player dodgeball game made in Unity. The goal is to destroy your opponent by collecting projectiles to throw or place, there are multiple projectiles to explore. This was the final project for the Game Development: Modding Course at NYU.

Tides of War