Industry: Computer Games
Founded: 2009
Type: Privately Held
Size: 11-50 Employees.
Address: 200 N San Fernando Rd #319, Los Angeles, CA 90031, USA
Specialities: PRODUCTS - Serious Educational Games, Simulations, Virtual Reality, INDUSTRIES - Defense and Intelligence, Entertainment, Corporate Training and K-12 Education, PLATFORMS - Mobile, Desktop, Web, Consoles, Virtual Reality (Oculus, GearVR, Cardboard)
Categories: Entertainment, Virtual Reality
Founded in 2009, backCODE is an interactive media studio specializing in immersive, story-driven experiences for entertainment and education.

Our entertainment side leverages veteran Hollywood creative talent to weave storytelling with the latest in entertainment technologies, such as virtual reality, to drive immersive and engaging interactive experiences. We have been on the cutting edge of the latest media technologies for the past decade -- from building core production technologies essential to deliver 3D stereoscopic animated films to creating some of the first Oculus Rift virtual reality experiences.

Our education side focuses on interactive education and training solution using serious games. Games engage players in learning and can simulate real-life, helping learners gain valuable experience. By helping develop more knowledgeable and highly skilled students and employees, we have helped government agencies, nonprofit organizations and Fortune 500 companies increase revenue, avoid risk and reduce operating costs.

Our client list includes such companies as Leidos/SAIC, Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman, Boeing, Qualcomm, Paramount Studios and Google. Currently, we are actively working on projects funded by the, M-Go/Samsung and the Literacy Design Collaborative/Gates Foundation.

Our Team

Grant Viklund
Grant Viklund CEO
Bruce Lai
Bruce Lai Managing Director, Education
Travis Falstad
Travis Falstad Managing Director, Entertainment
Serhan Ulkumen
Serhan Ulkumen Game Programmer
Tyrone Howard
Tyrone Howard Product Manager
Ed Vides
Ed Vides Software
Kenneth Scott
Kenneth Scott Unity Contractor
Yuwen LIAN
Yuwen LIAN Unity Programmer