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Thor Goddess of Thunder Design

0 24th October 2014 Casey Malone

Hey all! Thanks for joining us on the Demiurge Blog. Check out the incredible process our artist Jae Tsai went through to create the poses for Thor, Goddess of Thunder in Marvel Puzzle Quest:

I'm Casey Malone, a Game Designer here at Demiurge Studios, and I was lucky enough to drive the character design for this new version of Thor. As a huge Marvel fan, there are a lot of special treats that come with getting to help make Marvel Puzzle Quest, and getting to bring a brand-new Thor to...

Making of Thor Goddess of Thunder art

1 16th October 2014 Kabir Hemrajani

We’ve got an amazingly talented team at Demiurge, and our Art department always produces astounding work. You may have seen this art when we announced that Thor: Goddess of Thunder would be joining the Marvel Puzzle Quest lineup:

Enjoy these timelapse videos of Thor: Goddess of Thunder. They’ll give you a behind the scenes look of how we make our game art:

We’ve made a phone wallpaper version of the art in that video, available here: ...

Things Our Fans Have Done

0 2nd October 2014 Will Jennings

Marvel Puzzle Quest has the most amazing fans. People manage wiki pages about the game, run contests for each other on our forums, send us incredibly thoughtful feedback, share strategies and favorite dialogue on Tumblr, and visit our booth at conventions with their whole extended family, all of whom play together.

Sometimes people even send gifts to our office. Here are some of the best of them:

One time we really goofed on an event’s score target, and had to change it while the event...

Happy 1st Birthday to Marvel Puzzle Quest

4 2nd October 2014 Kabir Hemrajani

We’re over the moon excited this week, since our baby just turned 1. We wouldn’t be here without you, so we’re throwing you a weeklong party! Starting October 10th, we’ll have a series of awesome events, giveaways and new characters to show off, starting with...

Thor (Goddess of Thunder) will debut as a 4* Legendary hero! When you play Marvel Puzzle Quest on October 16th, you’ll get to see what she can do in her own Lightning Rounds. On October 17th, we kick off Season 7 where you’ll be...

Doctor Octopus Art Development

1 25th September 2014 Lee Hepler

Each new character art set we add to Marvel Puzzle Quest represents a collective effort on the part of our team at Demiurge that takes place over several weeks of development.

Art components that go into each new character:

  • Character Poses 
  • Character Icon    
  • Classic Comic Cover 
  • Sound Effects
  • In-Game Visual Effects 

POSES:

The character's paper design document drives early thumbnail explorations. These thumbnails are shared daily with the entire studio, sourcing...