Game Director & Producer | Ovosonico

Guarini started his game designer career at Ubisoft in 1999. He is the author, director and collaborator of more than 15 globally distributed video games that have earned several awards, such as E3 2007 Best Fighting Game (Xbox360) Award, the 2007 Game Critics Award nominee for Best Fighting Game and the 200 Platform Game of the Year (GameBoy Color) Award. After his experience in Montreal and Tokyo, Guarini returned to Italy and founded Ovosonico in 2012, a production studio that received international renown with Murasaki Baby (2013), in partnership with Sony Computer Entertainment Europe and The Last Day of June (2017).
For his work on “Last Day of June”, the BAFTA (British Academy of Film and Television Arts) and the IVGA (Italian Video Game Awards) honoured Massimo with a nomination and an award within the Game Beyond Entertainment category.

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