Happyland Entertainment, is an independent games development company, founded by Marinos Boyko Pehlivanov & Vasiliki Tsiftsian in 2017, located in Athens. Motivated by the desire to create unique and imaginative journeys of adventure, we combine science, art and history to develop our games.
Marinos Boyko Pehlivanov
Lead game designer, co-founder
Marinos, acquired his first pc at the age of 15 with only one goal; to build his first game. Soon the ambitious 15 year old discovered that he needed to expand his skill set in order to achieve that. The following years he devoted all his time in designing and programming, trying, failing and retrying till he could finally fulfill his dream. Give a beer or invite to a party this dev and he will be your friend for ever!
Lead Artist, co-founder
Vasiliki, has always kept stories inside her head, papers and files. One day she discovered a universe that stories were coming to life and people were free to become a part of them. Empowered to tell and illustrate her tales she joined the Game Dev League. This dev loves to discuss about art, book, games and spread optimism!
Alexandros Koxaras aka Alex Koxi, is an awarded multitalented artist. The music composer and lead programmer of Origins of Audio holds experience in working with indie movie makers as well as with indie game devs. Alex, is the composer of “GO HEROES: Prometheus” and “Pebbles’ Waves” soundtracks. “Post metal and love”, is his contribution to Greek wise words!
Andromahi aka Max, studies in Harokopio University of Athens, in the field of “Informatics and Telematics” which has anabled both the power of level design and composing. Mahi has composed BiSMUTH’s soundtrack and has also contributed in level design. This sound dev loves vodka, game jams, a good party and cats!