Nuno Folhadela is the CEO of the leading Augmented Reality gaming studio ONTOP. Nuno manages the Lisbon-based studio, where for the last 3 years alongside with his star team, had been researching and developing AR games for touchscreens and glasses to identify and set the next trends. Their current title in development will bring PVP games to be played in the real world. The ambition is to take the chairs away and create a new type of sports, where digital challenges are overcome through physical action, from your room to a full stadium with millions of people watching.
Nuno previously served as Game Director and Producer at various game companies, where he focused on developing F2P mobile games that had been featured on the App Stores and got multi-award nominations. Prior to that role and after finishing the Animation school degree, he had been an independent scriptwriter for TV animated shows and sitcoms.
Alongside his entertainment career, Nuno has been involved on roles around the gaming industry, such as game journalist, marketing director, speaker, and event producer, being him the creator of Retrobop – the first gaming event to gather all history of games in Portugal and GameDev Meet – where national developers meet to share experiences.