Ben Myres is co-founder and Creative Director of Johannesburg-based games studio, Nyamakop. They just released the ‘first true plat-former’, Semblance, which received international critical success with outlets like Destructoid calling it a “hallmark of excellence”. Ben was programme manager of A MAZE. / Johannesburg, and co-curated, Africade, the first gallery exhibition to focus solely on African video games. In 2018 he was named in Forbes Africa’s ’30 under 30′ for 2018.