Samuel Baird
Games and Learning Portfolio


Developed by Barrel of Donkeys
Role Lead development, game design
Technology C++, Objective C, Lua, OpenGL
App Store

Designed and created by Barrel of Donkeys, an indie games partnership with Julian Frost, during the heyday of beautifully polished and crafted games that marked the early years of the app store.

Developed using a custom C++ graphics engine with Lua scripting, PHP high score system at launch and weekly randomised levels.

A superb test of dexterity and left/right brain coordination - The Guardian
A lovingly crafted flight of fancy ... Toybox asks you to think of mobile play in a totally new way - Gamezebo