Based in Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Press / Business contact:
The Inner Friend
6749 St-Laurent Blvd
Montreal, QC, Canada
+1 (514) 845-6555
PLAYMIND is a gaming and digital media studio that has an accurate perception of the ever-changing digital culture. For more than 15 years, PLAYMIND has been specializing in the design and development of digital media. The studio combines strategic analysis and prototypes using cutting edge technologies to create strong immersive experiences. PLAYMIND focuses on mobile, VR, AR, console and event-based video games, on digital interactions and immersive environments for advertising, museums, events, world fairs and performances. PLAYMIND released its first IP console game called The Inner Friend in September 2018.
Since 2002, PLAYMIND has been creating and producing immersive and interactive environments for advertising, museums, events, world fairs, festivals and performances. Emmanuel Sévigny, the founder, worked as creative director and new media specialist on international projects from his Montreal studio. His team collaborated on more than a hundred projects such as the Universal Expositions in Japan (2005) and Germany (2000). PLAYMIND worked for the Euro Space Center in Belgium, The Cité des Sciences de Paris, the Canada F1 Grand Prize and directed projects with Patrick Watson, Moment Factory, Le Cirque du Soleil. Ubisoft, David Usher, Piknic Électronik, Sapporo, Honda, Vidéotron and many more.New vision
In early 2010, the studio fully oriented its focus on AR, VR, mobile and event-based games. PLAYMIND released its first IP PC/console game called The Inner Friend in Q4 2018 and is currently working on its next IP.
Playmind Demo Reel 2019 Vimeo
Tim Horton's Face to Face Challenge Vimeo
The Inner Friend Release Trailer Vimeo
Videotron's Chop Your Log Challenge Vimeo
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Awards & Recognition
- "Grand Prize for application or promotional microsite category - Ubisoft - Assassin’s Creed London Gangs - in collaboration with Bleublanccrouge" - Concours Créa, Infopresse, Montreal, 2016
- "Finalist, Cultural : Experiential production category : - La Grande Carte Blanche" - Numix, Quebec Digital Media Excellence Awards, Canada Media Fund, 2013
- ""Best In Show Game Award" - The Inner Friend " - Montreal's Independant Games Festival, Montreal, November 19th, 2017
- ""Best Experimental Game Award" - The Inner Friend " - SOWN, Tokyo Game Show, Tokyo, September 24th, 2018
Team & Repeating Collaborator
Founder, CEO, Producer
Lead Game Designer