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Niel Dagondon

Game Credits


Anito: Defend a Land Enraged (2003)   (Producer)


Anito: Defend a Land Enraged (2003)   (Game design)


Anito: Defend a Land Enraged (2003)   (Programming)

Developer Biography

Niel is the president and lead software architect of Anino Games, which he founded in November 2001. Anino is an independent game development company producing quality games, virtual reality and high-end 3D graphics across multiple platforms. Among its outsourced projects are The One Hope (Mobile, RPG,) was released in January 2006. On-going projects include Terminator 2 (movie license), Snakes on a Plane (movie license: New Line), Blockus to go (board game license), Ronaldo Underworld Soccer (sports license). Anino has also released Anito : Defend a Land Enraged (Nov 2003) which was a finalist for Game of the Year at the Independent Games Festival 2004 Awards in San Jose, and Anito: Tersiago’s Wrath which won the Nokia Series 60 Challenge.

Anino is the outsource arm of Hewlett Packard Asia Pacific for virtual reality projects in doing virtual packs for Procter and Gamble products and virtual stores such as Walmart, Target, CVS, Shopwise, etc.

They have also created a variety of 3D graphics for print, TV commercials and opening billboards. Their clients include Intellectual Property Ventures Group, Cultural Center of the Philippines, Dragon Fireworks, and Asian Tech.

While still at University Niel also founded DRYAD POST PRODUCTIONS, a non-linear video editing studio that catered primarily to film and broadcasting students.

Niel obtained his Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and majored in Computer Engineering at De La Salle University.

Last updated: Jan 09, 2007