Welcome to Ask An Indie where we interview local independent game developers to learn how they make, do and create.
The Indie: Mark LaCroix, Director, Noble Robot
What inspired you to start making games?
For over a decade, I have worked professionally as a filmmaker, web developer, audio engineer, and motion graphics designer. I often jump from medium to medium, trying to further develop my voice as an artist. I’ve always been equally a visual designer, a technologist, and a storyteller, and have never been satisfied doing any one thing.
When I was in elementary school, I would spend recess in the computer lab building choose-your-own-adventures in HyperCard. In middle school, I made interactive animations in Flash and created mods for Quake and Quake II. In high school, I taught myself BASIC in order to create text adventure games on my graphing calculator.
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