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Darren Garrett is a BAFTA award winning Creative Director & Designer with over 20 years experience in making games, animation and digital projects.
He founded and managed the renowned multiple award winning studio, Littleloud, steering the conceptual and creative development of projects and the company’s own IP. Their innovative educational gaming content included the BAFTA winning ‘Bow Street Runner’, Games for Change winner ‘The Curfew’, and ‘Sweatshop’, voted by MIT as one of their top five “Best Practice Serious Games.”
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