Monkey Wrench Studio Inc. is an independent video game development company that specializes in providing 3D game development services designed to assist clients with all aspects of game development including design, production, art, and coding. The company was founded by Shane Duncan in 2007 after 8 years of working for other game companies as a 3D generalist/character artist. Monkey Wrench Studio Inc. treats every project as if it was their own and above all places their reputation on excellence in quality, content and customer satisfaction.

Company List:

Monkey Wrench Studio, Inc. - CEO/Producer/Art Director/Game Designer/Artist/Sales/Marketing/ guy that answers the phone.

 Incredible Technologies - Lead Character Artist

Chewy Software LLC - Character Artist/Environmental Artist

Game Refuge – 3D Artist/Animator



Shane Duncan - has 17 years of experience in the creative entertainment industry, ranging from movie fx, broadcast commercials, Architectural renderings, Industrial animations, but mostly in games. Shane has worked on some of the top earning slot machines, and arcade games of all time. He has worked on several PC titles and recently designed Defender of Earth vs the Alien Armada released on Steam for the PC. Shane Serves as the studio Director, managing all of the studio projects. He is the driving force in the content creation of Monkey Wrench Studio Inc. 99% of the artwork on this site is Shane's. The other percent was art directed by Shane.

Titles include:

• Defender of Earth vs the Alien Armada-PC

• Pirate’s Booty – Arcade

• Sea Wolf 2 - Arcade

• Golden Tee 2005-2007 - Arcade

• Silver Strike Bowling - Arcade

• Target Toss Pro - Arcade

• Cow Tipping - Arcade

• Star Trek Voyager – Arcade

• OCC Pinball (unreleased) - Arcade

• Riftwalker (unreleased) - PC

• Lambo (unreleased) - PC

• Money Storm – Gaming

• Deep Pockets – Gaming

• Honeymooners – Gaming

• Match Game – Gaming

• Tailgate Party – Gaming

• Dick Clark’s Censored Bloopers –Gaming

Client List: short list

• Coastal Amusements - 3D Models

• Gold Standard Games - Promotional Art and Website Development

• Custom Direct– 2D/3D Art and Animation

• Team Play – Game Play Development, Storyboards, 3D Models, and Animation

• Athyrio Games - contract Team Management, 3D Models

• Entertaining Games - contract Team Management, 3D Models, LOD, UI design

• Wizards of the Coast - 3D Models, LOD, UI design

• The Home Depot - 3D Models for corporate training videos

• Fred Blurton Studio - 3D Models, Animations

• IOI Group –  contract Team Management and Art Direction for development of iPad app, Architectural Renderings

• Lovehammers - Album cover design for their release SET FIRE, conceptual development for single artwork and video production

• Homedics – 3D models and animations for broadcast commercial

• Accenture – Video Editing, Corporate Video Development

• Q Center – Video Editing, Green Screen, Compositing, Corporate Video Development

• Glen Ellyn Park District – Production, Direction, Video Shoot, Editing, Motion Graphics for the Ackerman Sports and Fitness Center

• Wheaton Sports Center – Production, Direction, and Development for promotional video series including the video shoot, editing, use of green screen, motion graphics; web site development

• DuraPly – 3D Animation for industrial video

• Recruiting Factory – Production and Direction for a series of video shoots, editing, and motion graphics

• Manna Group - Logo Design, Web Site Development

• Dollywood – 3D Models, Animation, Live Action Composite for Holograms

• Hunt’s – Animatic motion graphics

• Creative Studio – 3D Modeling, Architectural Renderings

• Pipe Dreams Studio – 3D Animatics for commercials for Budweiser, Scrubbing Bubbles

• Napa Auto Parts - Web Site Development, Industrial Video Development including 3D modeling, animation, motion graphics, editing

• Sony Music -2D/3D Animated shorts for studio recording artists Coheed and Cambria

• X-ray Productions – VFX for motion picture Cup Of My Blood

• Airworks – Website Design, Photography

• Stencib – Project Management for website development




Kyle Powers - Kyle was as integral part of the creation of Defender of Earth vs the Alein Armada. He is a recent grad and has joined with Monkey Wrench Studio on several projects lending himself to 3D art and all aspects of game creation.


Defender of Earth vs the Alien Armada - PC


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