Erlend Grefsrud


I make games. I'm a designer, programmer, artist, writer, poet, warrior and what have ye.

I'm currently making this game:

Occasionally I write here:

I prefer making small games, with focused themes and mechanics that are entirely self-contained rather than lent significance by metaphors or narrative trappings.

Pure systems strike me as the most honest and expressive games -- they don't tempt value judgements and can't be interpreted as such.

Instead, a system is what it is. It has been composed, it has an integrity and it can be thoroughly mapped and understood.

  • Work
    • Design