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Ad Alternum

Ad Alternum is a new a game studio working on OrbusVR, our flagship title.

Founded in 2017, the goal of Ad Alternum is to push the boundaries of room-scale VR experiences. Our first title, OrbusVR, is the first MMORPG designed from the ground-up for room-scale VR. The first major expansion, OrbusVR: Reborn, launched in April 2019. Development and long-term support of OrbusVR continued with the release of our first Mini Story Pack in 2020, with additional content planned for the future.

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The Team

Riley, Founder of Ad Alternum, is a software developer with more than a decade of experience creating new, innovative platforms on the web. He previously Co-Founded Roll20 in 2012, an online tabletop gaming platform that grew to more than 2 million users and 10,000 years of time played while he served as the Lead Developer. His experience nurturing a niche group of passionate users into a powerful, sustainable online community is the perfect fit for the mission of Ad Alternum.

Robert, Co-Founder of Ad Alternum, serves as our Producer and current Game Director of OrbusVR.

Elijah contributes his expertise in 3D modeling and animation, helping to create the unique look of OrbusVR. His love of fantasy and all things gaming allow him to quickly create fun, colorful creatures, gear, and characters that you’ll encounter throughout your journey.

Aaron is heading up our icon work among other art contributions. So the next time you’re sorting through your inventory you can think of his steady hand drawing those lines! Check out his online portfolio for more examples of his work.

Mathieu is our community manager and QA tester, helping to support and encourage our enthusiastic fans. You can find him on Twitter @mathieudugon.

Jake is our Unity developer, contributing to item realization, combat mechanics, public events, and more.

Nate is our envioronmental 3D artist, slowly working through the existing world to give it a new, fresh style.

Thomas is our 3D environment artist, focusing on re-working major parts of the world for our new update.

Susan is our marketing director, helping us spread the word on the launch of the game.


Nick served as our Narrative Designer, spinning tales of adventure and excitement. He also serveed as our Chief Loremaster, expanding the game world for players to sink their teeth into. You can view his other work online at his website.

Stephen was our cinematic artist, heading up production on the digital paintings which we’re using to create our in-game cinematics for major story events. You can see his other work on his site.

Kyle served as our Lead Developer after the release of Reborn, focusing on Unity development for us, and formed an fond attachment to our Dragon pets.

Jonathan was our server-side developer, aiding us in polishing the game and making sure our ideas actually translated into something playable.

Jesse was our sound designer, adding much-neede SFX and ambient sounds to the world to help it feel more alive.

Copyright (C) 2018 Orbus Online, LLC d.b.a Ad Alternum Game Studios. All rights reserved.