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Secret 6 Celebrates 15 Fruitful Years in Games

Secret 6 Celebrates 15 Fruitful Years in Games

For the past fifteen years, Secret 6 has evolved into a recognized name in game art outsourcing and video game design and development. Expanding with our Madrid Studio and our Quality Assurance Services subsidiary, Aphondo, we’ve grown both with and into our field, adapting to... ...
Aphondo: Secret 6’s Commitment to Quality

Aphondo: Secret 6’s Commitment to Quality

In a crowded and competitive game market, being able to deliver a high quality player experience is crucial. It’s an important differentiating factor that can affect the community’s initial impressions, player retention, and the title’s overall longevity—especially when there is always a lot of new... ...
Evolving through Tough Times at Secret 6

Evolving through Tough Times at Secret 6

Fifteen years is a long time, and we’d be remiss if we told you it’s always been on the up and up. Along the way, the resilience and willingness to change—both as individuals and as a company—have become the cornerstone for our business, as well... ...
Talent, Dreams, and Passion: The 15 Year Evolution of Secret 6

Talent, Dreams, and Passion: The 15 Year Evolution of Secret 6

  Whoa. It’s been a decade and a half since we’ve started this journey, yet for a lot of us, Secret 6 still feels like a young company ready to grow and learn more. From our small beginnings as a 3D art outsourcing studio, to... ...
Working on The Last of Us Part II: A Six-Year Journey of Learning and Growth

Working on The Last of Us Part II: A Six-Year Journey of Learning and Growth

Seven years separate the hit game The Last of Us from the long-awaited sequel, The Last of Us Part II. For nearly six of those seven years, Secret 6 has worked closely with Naughty Dog’s Art Director, Erick Pangilinan, to help bring this new and... ...
Closing the Decade and Welcoming 2020

Closing the Decade and Welcoming 2020

The year 2020 marks our 15th year in business in the Philippine Game Development industry, and with that we look back at our endeavors for this penultimate year. Here’s what we finished in 2019, and the last decade, with:   New Projects, New Lessons In... ...
Drawing Bows and Inspiration: Making Lara Croft’s Recurve Bow

Drawing Bows and Inspiration: Making Lara Croft’s Recurve Bow

Shadowing the Tomb Raider The Tomb Raider franchise is one of the biggest in popular gaming, selling over 60 million copies worldwide. Its latest installment, Shadow of the Tomb Raider, launched last September, amid big buzz at last year’s E3. We at Secret 6 are... ...
Our Passion for Academic Partnerships Flourishes in Q2 2019

Our Passion for Academic Partnerships Flourishes in Q2 2019

Continuing a Robust Tradition During the second quarter, we bolstered our endeavors to reach out and build partnerships with academic institutions, continuing our mission to empower the academe and help elevate the Philippine game development industry. In just the first month, we participated in our... ...
Secret 6 pays it forward with Academic Partnerships

Secret 6 pays it forward with Academic Partnerships

Our Academic Partnerships Secret 6 has had a great history of academic partnerships over the years, both locally and internationally. To this very day, we strive to teach and inspire the industry’s next wave. This year, the experience and expertise of our teammates were again... ...