Hoo Cares is an independent game studio dedicated to crafting honest experiences that leave a positive impact.
an interactive story about mental health
Fishbowl Kid is an uplifting interactive story about coping with depression.
Follow Mason's journey as he seeks psychiatric help for the first time.
Delve into Mason's inner imaginative world as he tries to reconnect with the one around him.
Expected Release: October 2022
Meet the Team:
Jared Bruhn is the owner of Hoo Cares and the designer, writer, and programmer of Fishbowl Kid.
He designs games with a personal touch, seeking to marry story and systems to elevate the player's experience.
Jared is a professor of Computer Game Design at George Mason University. He has a master's degree in Games & Playable Media from the University of California Santa Cruz.
Andrea Aguirre is the character and environmental artist for Fishbowl Kid.
Andrea grew up with a paintbrush in hand, continually expanding her craft into the digital realm. Her business, Andrea Aguirre's Art, is full of pretty, nerdy creations and can be seen here: