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Charles Kriel

12 Stories Tall


Dr Charles Kriel, MD – 12 Stories Tall

Charles was born in the back of a circus wagon, but ran away from the circus to become a broadcaster. Now he makes mobile games, specializing in television and film properties, and possesses a keen knowledge of the intersection of story, game and business model. His company is 12 Stories Tall, specializing in game design and freemium consulting, publishing and biometric playtesting. Recent work includes BBC, Disney, Aardman, FreemantleMedia, and the other cool people. In his spare time, he works with journalists in emerging democracies like Kosovo and the Caucasus. He is the author of several books, including this Summer’s Story, Games & Money — making television play nice.