nukes is an american-born brazilian-ghanaian digital artist and video game developer. they are a fourth year fine arts major with a concentration in digital art, animation, video game development at the university of cincinnati's college of design, architecture, art, and planning (daap). she has exhibited her work not only within daap, but also in the 2022 game devs of color expo and the 2022 indiecade steam sale.
currently, nukes is exploring diverse relationships, the idyllic midwestern mundane, and accessible play through video games, particularly with their game cryptid coffeehouse, which is slated for its final update in late spring 2023. it was created in ren’py, released on itch.io in january 2022, and released on steam in august 2022.
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