On the Shoulders of Giants is a 3D generational adventure game set on Mars.

Players control multiple generations of characters in a bloodline as they survive on and colonize Mars, balancing accomplishing individual goals with providing a better life for their children.

The Team

Project and creative lead, game design, engineering: RJ Layton.
Lead engineering, game design: Andre Clark.
Art and animation, game design: John Brennan.
Music and game design: Jamie Antonisse.
Website: Layla Causer.


Brad Newman
Peter Brinson.
Secondary advisors: Vincent Diamante and Chris Swain.
External advisor: Michael Licht.



Coming soon!


Coming soon!

Please visit again soon, a demo of the game should be up shortly.

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