Sunset Surf: A Lifeguard Adventure

2019 - 2020

Explore the beach town of Sunset Surf as you train to become a lifeguard!  Visit the arcade, pump some iron at Mussel Beach, or even perform at the open mic down the boardwalk as you make memories throughout the summer!

Lead Artist - Stephen Glatfelter

Lead Animator - Christian Herman

Lead Narrative Designer - Ada SanGiovanni

Lead Programmer - Stefan Vo

Music by George Benskin

QA and Extra Art Assets by Ethan Bookstein

 
Say hi to Grandpa!
Lifeguard training icebreakers
Lifeguard Training progress is recorded on the billboard in the lifeguard tower
Keep lookout for hazards on the beach
Arcade at night
The beach is often more active at night!
 

Process

Original Gameplay Loop
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Environment Concepts by Christian Herman, Ada SanGiovanni, and Stephen Glatfelter
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Environment Concepts by Christian Herman
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Environment Concepts by Christian Herman (Continued)
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Original Map Concept
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Character Concepts by Stephen Glatfelter and Stefan Vo
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Character Concepts by Christian Herman and Ada SanGiovanni
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Actions Concepts by Christian Herman, Stephen Glatfelter, and Stefan Vo
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UI Concepts by Christian Herman and Stefan Vo
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References
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Precedents
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Precedents (Continued)
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