slide1

infinite, procedurally generated survival game

BADIYA

FIND OUT MORE

slide2

classic horror ... revisited

ABNORMAL

FIND OUT MORE
slide3

a cinematic next-gen treasure hunting adventure

AL REKAZ

FIND OUT MORE
Out of Coverage

point and click adventure

OUT OF COVERAGE

FIND OUT MORE

slide5

mind bending puzzle platformer

GRAVITY ERROR

FIND OUT MORE

RECENT BLOG POSTS

The latest happenings at Semaphore

  • slide2
    Announcing Abnormal

    A horror from distant past. Will awaken tonight. Do you dare face something Abnormal? Abnormal is a first person horror game made in the spirit of classical horror titles where the emphasis was making the player feel vulnerable and in real danger as opposed to......

  • slide3
    Announcing Al Rekaz

    In 2013 we released our first game (Unearthed: Trail of Ibn Battuta) on 10 platforms ranging from mobile (iOS/Android) to PC (Windows/Mac) to consoles (PS3/Ouya) and in 21 languages across all these platforms.   Unearthed was selected as Apple’s Editors Choice on the appstore and it......

  • Badiya-5
    Announcing Badiya

      Badiya is an infinite procedural survival and exploration game set in the Arabian desert (Think Lawrence of Arabia). Life is harsh in the desert and players must explore and discover the supplies needed for survival. Although the desert is vast, players have the opportunity of discover outposts, villages,......

ABOUT

Semaphore is a multiplatform development studio based in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. We develop games, simulation and virtual reality applications as well as animation.

about1

Unique Production Pipeline

We develop cutting edge animation through our unique production pipeline, which achieves CG quality rendering. Covering the entire spectrum of animation production tasks ranging from concept art, storyboarding, animatic, character and environment modeling and color correction.

about2

All the Subtle Details

We create believable and real-life objects and characters through advanced shading technology such as Skin Shading, realistic eye representation and facial motion-capture that captures all the subtle facial movement.

about3

Multilanguage and Multiplatform

Semaphore is the region’s first development studio to be fully licensed for console development by Microsoft (Xbox One), Sony (PS3, PS4 and PS Vita) and Nintendo (Wii U). In addition to next-generation consoles, we support a wide range of platforms ranging from mobile and tablets (iOS/Android/Windows Phone/Blackberry) to PC (Web Browsers/Standalone Executables) and micro consoles (Ouya/nVidia Shield/GameStick/ Amazon Fire TV).

Our products are available in both Arabic and English but we do support up to 21 other languages across all platforms.

games

Games

We develop cutting edge animation through our unique production pipeline, which achieves CG quality rendering. Covering the entire spectrum of animation production tasks ranging from concept art, storyboarding, animatic, character and environment modeling and color correction.

simulation

Simulation

We create believable and real-life objects and characters through advanced shading technology such as Skin Shading, realistic eye representation and facial motion-capture that captures all the subtle facial movement.

animation

Animation

Semaphore is the region’s first development studio to be fully licensed for console development by Microsoft (Xbox One), Sony (PS3, PS4 and PS Vita) and Nintendo (Wii U). In addition to next-generation consoles, we support a wide range of platforms ranging from mobile and tablets (iOS/Android/Windows Phone/Blackberry) to PC (Web Browsers/Standalone Executables) and micro consoles (Ouya/nVidia Shield/GameStick/ Amazon Fire TV).

CAREERS

At Semaphore we believe that balance in all things means we can do our best work when we are rested and have time to connect with our friends, families, and communities. In exchange for providing a great work environment, an excellent project, and a competitive salary and benefits package, we expect the best people who also give us their best. We are a partially distributed team with a creative studio environment headquartered in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

 

If you think you’d like to be part of creating something special with us, and you have the qualifications and qualities, please send us a letter outlining why you think we should interview you, along with your CV and/or LinkedIn profile (and portfolio, when appropriate). Please send it to info@semaphorelab.com

 

Thanks for your interest in working at Semaphore We try to respond to all applications in a timely manner, however please be patient if it takes us a little while to get back to you.

PRESS

Find out about media coverage or create the next article about Semaphore

presslogos

MEDIA COVERAGE

Find out more about our coverage in different media outlets.

q

PRESS KIT

Get access to press releases, logos, photos and screenshots.