Design of official campaign site for Japanese launch of Superhot, a revolutionary shooter game where time moves only when you move.


Powerful Japanese writing app for authors.

Grande Foods

Web design for Japanese food company.

Chabaa Japan

Web design for Thai tropical juice brand launching in Japan.

Project Nimbus: Battlefile

Design and development of an interactive 3D site promoting the Japanese launch of the highly anticipated mech action game Project Nimbus.


UI / UX consulting for Tokyo startup.

Sakamoto Sayuri

Photography, design, and identity for the internationally talented koto and shamisen player Sayuri Sakamoto, as featured on NHK.


Founding member of Signal2, a creative partnership focussed on art direction and brand consulting. Corporate identity and digital presence.

Ogura MEMO

Product design, brand development, and photography for Ogura MEMO, a limited edition Taisho-style notebook that was featured in several select stationery stores throughout Japan.

Shibuya Safari

A monotone photographic exhibition that explores the characters and moments that emerge at night in Tokyo’s Shibuya district.

Yukai Novel Club

Art direction, editing, and contribution for a curated collection of modern short stories by new writers in Japan.


Award-winning portfolio website experimenting with sound, motion, and interaction to craft new digital experiences.



Cody Ellingham

I am a UX designer and art director based in Tokyo, Japan.

I have founded and worked with several successful creative ventures in New Zealand, Australia, and Japan, and have had the pleasure of collaborating with both international and boutique clients.

Please get in touch for a copy of the complete portfolio, or to discuss new opportunities.

+81 070-1458-0211
[email protected]

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