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:new:JOINING: The joining process has been updated! Anyone wanting to join TEAM WASABI as a new member has to write what kind of department you're interested in. They can be:
:bulletblue: art
:bulletblue: design
:bulletblue: animation
:bulletblue: writing
:bulletblue: audio/music
:bulletblue: programming
:bulletred: require E-MAIL
:bulletred: require SKYPE

and I will get back in touch :D. Or check out the Roles List for more information! Good luck!

There will be spoilers if you decide to help us with our projects. If you'd rather wait until our final, final product, that's cool too :3.

Please refer to the FAQ for more information! Note that it'll be updated every now and then!

Not sure how to contribute? Check out the roles list to see how can use your skills to help us out. Everyone is technically under 'concept artist' but I think it'll be better to have at least 1 assigned role within the team.

Finally please read our group/project philosophy! I'm really really serious about this project and I want this baby to grow!

Thank ya! :star:

Other useful project links:
JDWasabi's Flickr for HW reference photos

Google Group Forums! - Send JDWasabi your email to access these! No longer active because we have a SHINY NEW WEBSITE FOR THAT! Do get in touch so that I can edit the correct permission settings for you ;D

:star:Project Whispers dA CHAT!:star:

:star:==>Every Tuesday 8pm GMT<==:star:
GMT = Greenwich Mean Time / 8pm, UK!

Who's in chat? Drop JDWasabi a message if you're interested in joining the team in making something great and we could arrange a dA chat session :)

Gallery Folders

Hungry Whispers - Sketches
Designs Umbrella ghost Lady by windflame
Concept for Lotus 2 by windflame
Hungry Whispers - Concept Art
Hungry Whisper- Temple Concept by RockerHam
Bleh by JDWasabi
Umbrella ghost concepts 4 by windflame
Hungry Whispers - Characters
Yu Ling - Sprite Example by JDWasabi
.: Kinda weird character sheet Kemi :. by LilyNion
.: Kemi :. by LilyNion
Hungry Whispers - Item + Interface Design
HW: In-game Interface example by JDWasabi
Yu's Wallet by JDWasabi
Magazine Cover - Ghost Month by JDWasabi
Hungry Whispers - Animation
Train panic by windflame
Glass Animation by RandomRobskii
Hungry Whispers Animated Train by RandomRobskii
Hotel Dusk Style Tutorial Yu by RandomRobskii
Hungry Whispers - Cutscenes

Mature Content

Hungry Whispers: Day2 Opening by JDWasabi
Too lazy to find a preview image - Beta2ED Test by JDWasabi
Hungry Whispers BetaV2 Opening Preview by JDWasabi
Too lazy to find a preview image - Beta2OP Test by JDWasabi
Hungry Whispers - Background + Environments
Hungry Whispers- BG 6 by Ugh-first-aid
Hungry Whispers- BG 5 by Ugh-first-aid
Hungry Whispers- BG 4 by Ugh-first-aid
Hungry Whispers- BG 3 by Ugh-first-aid
Hungry Whispers - Game Design + Mechanics
Hungry Whispers PUZZLE OF FUN by flippinmental
Hungry Whispers wip by flippinmental
Hungry Whispers by flippinmental
Hungry Whispers WIP2 by flippinmental
Hungry Whispers - Writings + More - SPOILERS-
HW: Dialogue + Narrative Spec sheet by JDWasabi
Hungry Whispers Plot ideas -SPOILERS- by JDWasabi
Hungry Whispers - Music + Audio
Hungry Whispers - Misc
(EDIT) WIN STUFF - Lucky dip prize giveaway thing by JDWasabi
Elephants... + FANART
bartender, Riko and Kenneth Lee by windflame
Kemi Design Contest
Kemi Design Contest by DaiTigris

Group Info

Fledgling game and multimedia production group, focusing on the audio-visual with a dash of interactivity!

Should I be a Member or Watcher?
Members: Members should contribute ideas, concept art, music, writing, anything! The more you contribute, the better for the overall project :)
Watchers: Too busy with life? Just want to see the final product? Or the occasional beta test? Watching will be for you ;D


In order to keep our products the highest quality possible, the group is essentially mainly for the core team members. If I find members who constantly contribute to make our project grow then if things go well, welcome to the official team! :p. Appropriate credit will be given too ^ ^.
While working on my "Hungry Whispers" game project, I wanted to give back to the dA community and focus on developing it past the beta teaser demo to a full version due to the overwhelming positive responses. By creating this group, I aim to expose this project for further testing, feedback and more members.

I hope to not only focus on game development but to also incorporate a range of creative mediums including the use of music/sound, interactivity as well as the visual. All artistic/creative contributions are welcome to help the current project grow!
Founded 6 Years ago
Nov 6, 2011


Group Focus
Game/Multimedia Development

64 Members
103 Watchers
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Recent Journal Entries


The original TEAM WASABI members (but not the Counter-Strike group)!







A fellow game and/or multimedia development group? Affiliation is always welcome :)


A lot has happened since our last update and many changes have taken place.

Mainly the project lead had to step back due to life and take a break to focus on other things. In that break, data was reviewed, game design plans were tweaked and project foundations were solidified.

The project has now entered a new era. JDWasabi Studios is now known as Jade-Wasabi Studios, and Hungry Whispers shall live on under that banner.

For those (still) interested in seeing Hungry Whispers become a thing, check out our official social media here:


Lastly, a huge thanks for the support and joining us on this eye opening journey. Here's to kicking ass and making things a reality!

Phew! Now that the craziness of Readcon is over and that everyone's had a little break you're probably wondering what we're currently doing!

Achievement Update!

First up, it is a great honour that one of our first members of Team Wasabi is the featured artist in the 'Pure Nintendo' magazine! Not only that, Hungry Whispers has been mentioned and it's great to see Project Whispers help jump start wonderful opportunities.  Congrats again Lubrian!

Also some of you may / may not know that I have been working with Grimm Bros for just over a year now writing their game soundtrack! A career aspiration that I've been working towards since I was a kid. Now we're attending Gamescom featuring our game Dragon Fin Soup! It's my first gig and boy is it big.  I wouldn't be in this wonderful position if it weren't for the amazing work of the original Team.  I am determined to see this project through because I'm not going to say no to the potential opportunities this project offers ;D.

Calling new members!

Since my time is very limited I am stepping down in the amount of duties I currently do with this project. So if anyone out there reading this is wanting a project to work on for portfolio purposes do get in touch!

Our main areas are:
• Art
• 3D Modelling
• Animation
• Writing
• Music /Sound design
• Programming
• Game design

But that doesn't mean that I'll exclude other areas like film, acting or voice acting.  I found that pulling off a successful collaboration is like gold dust in your portfolio which is a win-win situation if you ask me!

Hit me up or feel free to pass on my details if you know anyone who's interested ^ ^.  
dA = JDWasabi
Twitter = JDWasabi
email = jadepl[at} (replace [at} with @)!

Thanks again for the continued support everyone!

Meanwhile, the team is working on refining some sprites. © :iconninjaninaiii:
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JDWasabi Featured By Owner Nov 18, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Also you're added to the roles list!
JDWasabi Featured By Owner Nov 17, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Hello and welcome!

And not a problem at all! It's great that you've come forward to contribute to our projects!

That'll be amazing! I've yet to think about voice overs (yet) but since you're here I'd love to try and hear some samples! Do you reckon you can upload me a sample to play around with? I'm sure with some audio editing magic I can make it even creepier ;D.

We're working on extending the 'Hungry Whispers' project so I'd require you to play through the teaser demo if you haven't done so to get a feel of what we're aiming for.

Have a quick look at the roles FAQ to see what area you're interested in working in. No pressure for you to stick to one department, I encourage you to work wherever and whenever you fancy. But I think it'll be nice to be assigned your own role within the team right? ;).

Lastly, if you're really up for working on the project, I will require an email address to send you an invite to see the script on google docs (please refer to the journal page and note me your addy). I know it's a lot to ask but that's just how this project works I'm afraid >_<.

Any questions, give me a poke! :D
LiteAngel Featured By Owner Nov 12, 2011  Student Digital Artist
im still a newby and never really tried to do a project but if u need help im always here! :D
JDWasabi Featured By Owner Nov 12, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
That's ok! I'm just glad you're here! I only ask to that everyone contributes in one way or another, even if it's just spam commenting on everything XD.

Thank you! :glomp:
LiteAngel Featured By Owner Nov 13, 2011  Student Digital Artist
welcome :D
Preposition Featured By Owner Nov 12, 2011  Professional Photographer
Hey if you need a hand with anything musically or even design-wise. I'd gladly help.
JDWasabi Featured By Owner Nov 12, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
That would be awesome! Thank you! I'll add you to the roles list ^ ^
OkiRose Featured By Owner Nov 8, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
HECK YES!!!!! :iconluvluvplz:
JDWasabi Featured By Owner Nov 9, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist

Welcome :3
sonoci Featured By Owner Nov 7, 2011
This is just awesome! I'm so glad to see you guys working together as a team and doing such amazing things~!

There's also the fact that you seem to be having fun with it xD I think that reflects in your projects, tbh :O The demo was amaaaazing, btw \o/

Can't wait to see what happens here
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