5 Lives Studios is an independent game company based in Brisbane, Australia. The co-founders are industry veterans who have worked in AAA game companies such as Bullfrog Productions, Sega, Mucky Foot and Krome Studios.
Their first game is the Cyberpunk themed real-time strategy game called Satellite Reign, which is the spiritual successor to Syndicate games that co-founder Mike Diskett had worked on. It was fully crowdfunded by Kickstarter.
The following team members are co-founders of 5 Lives Studios:
- Mitchell Clifford - Animator
- Chris Conte - Designer
- Mike Diskett - Programmer
- Dean Ferguson - Character Artist
- Brent Waller - Environment Artist