About Brian

Design director, VO director, writer, and escape room consultant, Brian Freyermuth, has designed games for over 25 years, working on hit titles such as Fallout, Star Trek: Starfleet Academy, Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two, Tales from the Borderlands, Minecraft: Story Mode, Ozaria, and most recently, Five Nights at Freddy’s: Security Breach.

He is currently the design director and VO director at Steel Wool Studios working on hit titles such as Five Nights at Freddy’s: Security Breach. It won PlayStation’s Player’s Choice Award in December 2021 and is available on Playstation consoles and Steam.

Ozaria is a game that teaches students how to code in Python and JavaScript in classrooms and to home schooled children. He wrote the story and was the lead designer. His goal was to use his extensive knowledge to help companies make engaging, narrative-based games, whether they are video games or escape rooms. He is still involved with CodeCombat.

He published the supernatural murder mystery novel, “Demon Dance” and co-authored the sequel “Mind of the Beast” with his wife, Juliet. The third book, “Witch Fire” is in the final stages of production.

The Sundancer Mysteries are available on Amazon.: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B00CA9IAOW

Brian is a member of the Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers of America and the Horror Writer’s Association. He has a bachelor’s degree in Comparative Literature from the University of California, Irvine.

Game design/writing credits: 

  • Fallout: A Post Nuclear Role-playing game (Quest and story designer \ Writer)
  • Starfleet Academy & Starfleet Academy: Chekov’s Lost Missions (Mission designer \ Writer)
  • Run Like Hell for PS2 and Xbox (Lead writer \ Lead designer)
  • Vagrant Lands: A Fallout Adventure (unreleased) (Lead writer \ Lead designer)
  • The Suffering 2: Ties That Bind (Mission designer)
  • Spongebob: Globs of Doom (Level designer)
  • WWE All Stars (Match designer)
  • Epic Mickey 2: The Power of 2 (WGA 2012 Video Game Writing Award Nominee) (Lead writer \ Lead story designer)
  • Lichdom: Battlemage (Lead writer \ Lead story designer)
  • Tales from the Borderlands, Episode 3 (Lead designer)
  • Minecraft: Story Mode Season 1, Episode 4 (Lead designer)
  • Minecraft: Story Mode Season 1, Episodes 6 – 8 (Lead designer)
  • Telltale’s Guardians of the Galaxy (Season lead designer)
  • Minecraft: Story Mode Season 2 (Season Lead Designer)
  • Minecraft: Story Mode for Netflix (Lead designer)
  • Ozaria (Lead writer/Senior game design manager)
  • Five Nights at Freddy’s: Security Breach (Design director, Lead designer, and VO director)

In the Media:

Finding Oswald’s Voice

http://www.polygon.com/2013/1/17/3882754/oswald-epic-mickey-disney

The Penmen Review

http://penmenreview.com/spotlight/author-brian-freyermuth-on-the-game-of-writing/

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