Bolt Creative

Bolt Creative, Inc. is an American video game developer based in San Francisco. It was founded by Dave Castelnuovo and Andrew Donley in 2001, originally to develop Adobe Flash games. Dave and Allan Dye shifted to iOS development in October 2008.[2] The company is best known for Pocket God, which Castelnuovo and Dye created in less than a week in January 2009.[3][4]

Bolt Creative, Inc.
IndustryVideo games
FoundedNovember 26, 2001; 21 years ago (2001-11-26)[1]
  • Dave Castelnuovo
  • Allan Dye
Key people
  • Dave Castelnuovo
  • Allan Dye
ProductsPocket God
Bolt Creative's Dave Castelnuovo (left) and Allan Dye

Games developedEdit

Year Title Platform(s)
2009 Pocket God Android, BREW, Facebook, iOS, J2ME, Windows Phone
The Jackie Button iOS
2010 Pocket God: Journey to Uranus
2013 Pocket God: Ooga Jump
2015 Pocket God vs Desert Ashes macOS, Microsoft Windows, iOS, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita


  1. ^ "Business Search - Business Entities - Business Programs - California Secretary of State". Retrieved July 18, 2018.
  2. ^ "Developer Profile: Bolt Creative's Dave Castelnuovo and Allan Dye - Slide to Play". August 9, 2010. Retrieved July 18, 2018.
  3. ^ Ashcraft, Brian. "Pocket God Micro-Review: Heaven or Hell?". Retrieved July 18, 2018.
  4. ^ "Pocket God's Dave Castelnuovo Talks Innovation, Episodic Gaming and Unexpected Success - GameZone". May 4, 2012. Retrieved July 18, 2018.

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