Anne Richards's Blog
Anne Martin Richards is the Creative Director of No Crusts Interactive. A writer, producer, and game designer, she specializes in educational children’s content, combining rigorous integrated curricula with great entertainment value. Anne’s recent projects at No Crusts include acting as a game designer and on ccSpark: Sparkdale, a web-based career education game, multiple Sesame Street Nintendo Wii and DS console titles as well as several other unannounced kids games for a variety of platforms. Before her move into interactive media, Anne spent eleven years as the Director of Development for Mitchell Kriegman’s Wainscott Studios where she developed many high-profile preschool series, including Bear in the Big Blue House and The Book of Pooh for Disney Channel and It’s a Big Big World for PBS KIDS. She has also worked extensively as a creative and production consultant for companies including Discovery Kids, HIT, MGM, BBC, The Kids Block, and Classic Media, and many others. Anne brings her work in film and television to bear on interactive projects, ensuring that story and character are married to usability to create the most accessible and entertaining games possible.