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Pixel Frontier Studios

Value Proposition

Pixel Frontier Studios creates immersive, narrative-driven video games that foster strong emotional connections with players and explore unique themes and settings.

The Problem

The gaming industry is saturated with repetitive content and a lack of diversity in themes and storytelling. Gamers are looking for unique, captivating experiences that push the boundaries of conventional gaming.

The Solution

Pixel Frontier Studios focuses on creating high-quality, innovative games with memorable characters, engaging storylines, and diverse settings. Our games provide an emotional experience that keeps players invested and craving more.

Target Market

Our primary target market includes:

  • Gamers aged 18-35 seeking narrative-driven experiences
  • Individuals who enjoy indie games and unique concepts
  • Gamers who appreciate games with diverse representation and themes

Competitors & Differentiation

Current Alternatives

  • AAA game studios producing high-budget games
  • Other indie game studios
  • Mobile gaming companies

Why Us?

Pixel Frontier Studios’ commitment to diverse storytelling and innovative game mechanics sets us apart from competitors. Our team’s passion for creating unique experiences and our attention to detail ensure high-quality games that resonate with players.

Funding Needs

  • Office space and equipment: $150,000
  • Software and licenses: $50,000
  • Salaries and benefits for the first year: $600,000
  • Marketing and advertising: $100,000

Initial game development: $500,000

  • Total initial funding needed: $1,400,000

Sales Channels

  • Steam
  • Xbox Game Store
  • PlayStation Store
  • Nintendo eShop
  • Direct website sales

Marketing Activities

  • Social media campaigns
  • Influencer partnerships
  • Gaming conventions and expos
  • Sponsored events and tournaments
  • Press releases and PR

Financial Projections


2023: $1,200,000

2024: $2,000,000

2025: $3,000,000



2023: $1,400,000

2024: $1,600,000

2025: $1,800,000



2023: -$200,000

2024: $400,000

2025: $1,200,000


  • Secure funding — June 1, 2023
  • Establish office space and equipment — July 1, 2023
  • Complete hiring and onboarding — August 1, 2023
  • Begin development of the first game — September 1, 2023
  • Launch marketing campaign — January 1, 2024
  • Release first game — October 1, 2024
  • Begin development of the second game — November 1, 2024
  • Achieve 500,000 units sold for the first game — December 31, 2024

Team and Key Roles

CEO and Creative Director

Oversees company strategy, game development, and overall creative vision

Lead Game Designer

Responsible for designing and implementing game mechanics, levels, and gameplay experiences

Lead Programmer

Manages programming team and ensures all technical aspects of the game function as intended

Lead Artist

Guides art direction and oversees production of all visual assets for the game

Narrative Designer

Develops and implements the game’s story, dialogue, and character interactions

Marketing Manager

Directs marketing efforts, including public relations, events, and social media campaigns

Partnerships & Resources

  • Local game development associations and networks: Collaborate on events and initiatives, access to resources and support
  • Game engine and software providers: Secure partnerships for cost-effective licenses and support
  • Gaming influencers: Establish partnerships for promotion and feedback during game development