Thishen Packirisamy

Thishen Packirisamy

South Africa

Creative / Artist Fak'ugesi Arcade
Thishen is currently a game design student at the University of Witwatersrand. He mainly focuses on programming aspects of game development and finds enjoyment in the implementation and problem solving that comes along with it. He also enjoys the design side, and is motivated to create the most enjoyable and satisfying game mechanics possible. For as long as he can remember, he has been immersing himself in game worlds and this has made him appreciate the importance of games in his life and the lives of many others. The beauty that he finds within game design is that the field is young compared to many other art forms and he believes that much of the growth, innovation and new ideas are in front of us. He is passionate about being part of the group that moves the field forward in unique and unexplored ways.