Andreas Suika

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Andreas Suika (b. 24th November, 1975) completed his Abitur in North Hesse (equivalent to high school diploma) and then did three years of EMS (emergency medical services) followed by studies in mechanical and safety engineering in Wuppertal, Germany.

He joined the internal beta testing department of Blue Byte (as Lead Tester of Battle Isle 4) until a move to data management. Later, he became a Data Wizard in data management. At the same time, he was introduced to game design and worked on tutorials and missions for The Settlers IV.

In February 2001, he moved to game design and, as leading "full-time game designer", was responsible for the design of the mission CD, the Trojan add-ons and the mission CD Die Neue Welt. That same year, he started working on Heritage of Kings: The Settlers as a Game Designer.

The Settlers: Rise of an Empire in 2007 was his first project as Lead Game Designer.

In 2011, Suika left Blue Byte to found the mobile games startup flaregames together with Matthias Schindler, Georg Broxtermann and Klaas Kersting.

Credited on 33 games

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The Gap (2023, Windows) Label This Thanks
Are You Smarter Than A 5th Grader (2022, Stadia) Special Thanks
Cleo: A Pirate's Tale (2021, Windows) Special Thanks to
A Juggler's Tale (2021, Windows) Special Thanks To All The Amazing People That Supported Us On This Journey
Lonely Mountains: Downhill (2019, Windows) Special Thanks
Felix the Reaper (2019, Windows) Thank You
Fortnite (2017, Windows) Epic Games
The Long Journey Home (2017, Windows) Core Team
Shadow Tactics: Blades of the Shogun (2016, Windows) For your Support
Deponia Doomsday (2016, Windows) Poki Thanks
Valhalla Hills (2015, Windows) Best feedback guys from Daedalic
Rescue 2: Everyday Heroes (2015, Windows) Game Design Consultant
Pixel Heroes: Byte & Magic (2015, Windows) Special Thanks to
Dig It! A Digger Simulator (2014, Windows) Game Design Consultant
Recycle: Garbage Truck Simulator (2014, Windows) Game Design Consultant
Industry Empire (2014, Windows) Game Design Consultant
Ship Simulator: Maritime Search and Rescue (2014, Windows) Game Design Consultant
Roadside Assistance Simulator (2014, Windows) Game Design Consultant
Battle Worlds: Kronos (2013, Linux) Level Designers
Fit in Six (2011, Wii) Lead Game Designer

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