Guarini Design is a global concept and entertainment company, based in Milan, Italy.
Founded by Massimo Guarini and complemented by a roster of experienced writers and artists, the company creates original Intellectual Properties and provides services in direction, management and design for interactive entertainment, films and television.
Massimo Guarini is an award-winning and BAFTA nominated Game Director, Producer and Writer.
Regarded as an auteur of video games, through his career he has collaborated with visionary creators, musicians and directors such as J.J. Abrams, Steven Wilson, Goichi Suda, Shinji Mikami and Akira Yamaoka.
In 2012 he founded Ovosonico, an independent development studio that has reached worldwide critical acclaim through emotional titles such as “Last Day of June” (505 Games) and “Murasaki Baby” (Sony Interactive Entertainment Europe).
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 in the Game Beyond Entertainment category.
In 2019, he was also honoured with the Individual Recognition Award by Gamesindustry.biz.