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Hi! I'm Ethan Tal - UI/UX developer and game designer.

Principal Technical UI Designer at Naughty Dog since 2019.

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Professional Work (2019-Present)

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Naughty Dog as a Technical UI Designer

Jun 2019 - Jun 2020


 

Naughty Dog as a Senior Technical UI Designer

Jun 2020 - Sep 2022 for PS5
Sep 2022 - Mar 2023 for PC

Naughty Dog as a Principal Technical UI Designer

Apr 2023 - Jan 2024

The Last of Us Part II
(PS4)

The Last of Us Part I
(PS5 & PC)

The Last of Us Part II Remastered
(PS5)

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Projects (2015-2019)

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Takowana County

UI • UX • Scripting • Design

Takowana County is a first person, mystery-horror, narrative exploration game set in a national park. 

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Outlier

UI • UX • Scripting • Design • Producing

Suspenseful first-person 3D puzzle game in which the player uses terminals to tap into...

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Viola

UI • UX • Scripting • Design • Narrative

2D side scrolling platformer where the player journeys with two sentient fairy weapons...

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Prototypes (2015-2019)

UI • UX • Scripting • Design

Shopping Good Time

Shopping Good Time is a 3D first person shop management game in which the player can decorate, buy, and craft items in their shop to...

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Rock Wizard is a single player rhythm combat game in which the user played songs to cast spells onto their opponent.

Rocketing Good Time is a 2D top view soccer based game where players use their vehicles and power pick-ups to score in the...

UI • UX • Design

UX • Scripting • Design • Challenge Focus

Rock Wizard

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Blogs

When creating a new title it is both easy and appealing for developers to buckle down and focus on their work. Crunch is all to familiar ...

Feb 1, 2019

Accessibility In Games

Jan 25, 2019

Branding is a vital part of modern culture. Images, fonts, colors, layouts all portray a certain personality and character about ...

Jan 14, 2019

If a tree falls down in a forest and no one is around to hear it did it ever really fall? If a game amazing but its UI/UX ...

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