Syclone Studios Management Team

Simon *a.k.a Syclone*

Creative Director, Artist, Designer

Renown for his popular Chroma Hills HD medieval texture pack for Minecraft, Syclone Studios co-founder brings his 16+ years experience in professional game design and development to the Minecraft Marketplace and beyond.

  • Oh so many but outside of games, Gym, Films, Creative stuff mostly digital
  • Current games: Minecraft, Red Dead Redemption 2 and Spiderman 4 with Zelda on Switch also a current favourite!

John *a.k.a BaDaddy*

Managing Director, Management, Design

John started his first company, an interactive agency, because there were none existing at the time. Since then, he has brought innovative ideas to market through several startups. Though a gamer himself, it was his young kids who introduced him to Minecraft more than 12 years ago.

  • Minecraft, Words with Friends, Elvenar, Animal Crossing
  • Past games: Toontown, Halo, Tomb Raider 2013, Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice

Josh *a.k.a Relyh*

Development Manager, Game design, Minecraft Content

Josh joins Syclone Studios after an intense stint at Mineplex and now heads the internal development team for all things Minecraft. His valuable experience in custom Minecraft game development and QA enables him to play a crucial role in Syclone Studios.

  • Overwatch, Minecraft