About the Studio

Based in the colorful, creatively vibrant city of Montreal, Metric Empire is a brand new independent game development studio with a mission to create high-quality, meticulously distilled game experiences that are innovative, accessible, highly-replayable and, above all else, infinitely fun.

Our studio is currently located near the Quartier des Spectacles inside GamePlay Space, a unique co-working space dedicated to independent game developers like us.

City of Montreal skyline in the sunset

Our Games

Ada, our game's protagonist

We're currently working super hard on the creation of our very first game and we've already unveiled some exclusive details through our newsletter. If you want in on the scoops, just become a 'Friend of the Empire' by signing up for our newsletter today!

That said, if you're not ready for that kind of commitment, that's okay too, just check back often and/or follow us on your favorite social media.

Our Team

With well over 40 years of combined development experience on some of the most critically acclaimed, generation-defining AAA games like Prince of Persia, Far Cry and Assassin’s Creed, our little empire means pretty serious business.

Co-Founder Nicholas Routhier

Nicholas Routhier

Co-Founder & Technical Director

@NyksterR  @NyksterR

Co-Founder Pier-Luc Papineau

Pier-Luc Papineau

Co-Founder & Design Director

@NyksterR  @PLPapineau

3D Artist Lucie Lescuyer

Lucie Lescuyer

3D Artist

@LucieLescuyer  @LucieLescuyer

Programmer Emery Monzerol

Emery Monzerol


@EmeryMonzerol  @EmeryMonzerol

Programmer Philippe Grenon

Philippe Grenon


@PhilippeGrenon  @PhilippeGrenon

Want to join us?

Although we don't have full-time positions open at the moment, this shouldn't stop you from sending us your CV anyways! We'll be sure to take a good look at it and, without making any promises, we'll try to get back to you if a position opens with your name written on it.

All applications should be sent to jobs@metricempire.com with the name of the position in the subject line.

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