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Ciao a tutti! My name is Sebastiano, but here in England I am often called
Seb because is simpler (never understood why it’s so complicated, since it’s not that far from Sebastian :) ). My principal characteristic is my love for my espresso. Really, how can people drink this brownish slop that is found outside Italy? Luckily I have my own espresso machine in office, which saves my day, every day.
Beside drinking my delicious coffee, I also help Freejam team to build the fantastic game that is Robocraft!

I have been working in the videogame industry since 1999, but I was already coding in my "garage", with my Sicilian friends, since 1995. Maybe some of you were not even born at that time.

The first company I loved to work with was my own company, which I founded with my friends in 2001. At that time the concept of “indie” was not existent and the only way to be able to develop games was becoming a publisher slave. Although in the UK it could have been relatively simple to find one, in Sicily it was really not that simple. Well let’s be clear, at that time the concept of “game developer” was not even understood by 99% of Italians (although I am not sure if now it is?). That’s why our first (and only) publisher was actually French! We were so reckless and passionate that nothing could have stopped our dream! Not even the obvious logicist handicap that was our land. We started to travel, to pitch our first game everywhere, until we finally got our first deal! Sure, we signed a deal to work for pennies, but it was for us just the achievement of our long-lived dream. We finally could develop and release our first game!

The name of the team was 7th Sense and our game was The Fish Files for Game Boy Color, the first game on the Nintendo handheld that could have boosted 4000 colors on screen!
People still talk about it, since it became a sort of retro cult game...and you can even play it online with a flash based GBC emulator :)

Anyway, many years passed since 7th Sense and meanwhile I developed some interesting games, although most of them did not have a really long live, which for some (especially for “The Chronicle of Spellborn”) was a really shame!

My last job was at Climax here in the UK, where I met Mark, Brian, Ed and Richard. When I heard for the first time the idea of Robocraft, my old flame which powered my 7th Sense years started to burn again! I immediately jumped in the new venture knowing that this time it will be a success!

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Latest tweets from @robocraftgame, @sebify

I decided to update the bios T.co

3hours ago by sebify

Damn archer season 9 is still set in a parallel world. Just end it it's not the archer I like.

Aug 18 2017 by sebify

RT @rockpapershot: Build-your-own-warmachine battler Robocraft leaves early access later this month - Rockpapershotgun.com T.co

Aug 18 2017 by sebify

I love when I start the day with Unity not working and Visual Studio crashing without apparent reason. The former fixed, the latter no clue

Aug 18 2017 by sebify

RT @PCGamesN: Robocraft is leaving early access after three years, and loyal players get a bunch of stuff to celebrate.… T.co

Aug 17 2017 by sebify

Oh come on it wasn't 4 years yet. Or was it? T.co

Aug 17 2017 by sebify

Robocraft will officially hit 1.0 on Thursday 24th August, and we're giving presents to everyone! -… T.co

Aug 17 2017 by robocraftgame

Our new Sniper's Paradise BRAWL is OUT NOW! Only rails and robots with 1000 CPU or under allowed. More info here:… T.co

Aug 17 2017 by robocraftgame

Robocraft servers will be down for maintenance from 9:00am to 9:30am (UTC+1) today so we deploy a new BRAWL. #PewPew Robocraftgame.com

Aug 17 2017 by robocraftgame

Awesome new track for the Custom Games' map Gliese Lake from our composer @UNDAtheC. Coming to Robocraft soon!

Aug 16 2017 by robocraftgame

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