Jana Reinhardt & Friedrich Hanisch

Jana Reinhardt & Friedrich Hanisch bio © Simon Krautheim

Fredrich Hanisch is a game developer in Halle, Germany. In 2010, he graduated in multimedia design at the prestigious German arts school Burg Giebichenstein with distinction; his final project, a videogame prototype, won the SAE Alumni Award. Thereafter, he founded together with Jana Reinhardt the games studio “Rat King” and, among others, developed the mystery game “TRI: Of Friendship and Madness”. TRI won the “Goldene Spatz” (Golden Sparrow) and the German Videogames Award (for best youth videogame).
Jana Reinhardt is a game developer and game journalist (Deutschlandfunk Nova). Her task is to connect games and narratives as well as creating interesting characters and designs that are untypical for games. In 2010, she graduated in Multimedia Design at Burg Giebichenstein and together with Firedrich Hanisch founded the games studio RAT KING. In 2015 RAT KING’s riddle game "TRI: Of Friendship and Madness“ was awarded with the German Computer Game Award (best game for youth) and with the Goldener Spatz.