Cryptiquest’s Mission:

To CREATE immersive MEDIA with inclusive fiction;
To SHARE content creation TOOLS with the world; and,
To MODEL corporate humanistic POLICIES for the industry.


Cryptiquest’s Values:

  • A. MEDIA
    1. Inclusive: Content must strive for representation while avoiding tokenism, stereotyping, and cultural appropriation.
    2. Original: Content must be unique and consistent to the world it creates.
    3. Quality: Content must be entertaining, professional, and understandable.
  • B. TOOLS
    1. Obtainable: Tools must be freely available for any would-be creators.
    2. Refinable: Tools must be open to refinement based on feedback from users in order to increase tool effectiveness.
    3. Useful: Tools must be engineered for ease of use by the novice creator.
  • C. POLICIES
    1. Diverse-Seeking: Business must seek diversity in talent and in partnerships.
    2. Human-centric: Business must treat people as people first (regardless of relation to the business).
    3. Respectable: Business must serve as an industry role model regarding culture, conduct, and professionalism.

Cryptiquest’s Vision

To responsibly unlock and inspire creators of any and every identity.


Cryptiquest’s Team

Luke Reynolds

Cryptiquest owner and founder, Luke Reynolds, has been developing websites and multimedia for various clients within a corporate environment for over fifteen years. He has produced video, graphic design, web design, and interactive media projects for clients as well as run large scale volunteer groups. His passion is world building – whether for games, comics, or other media – and he’s been designing universes for as long as he’s been able to hold a pencil.


    Company Milestones

  • Cryptiquest, LLC Adopts Vision, Mission, and Value Statements (2/28/2019) - Cryptiquest, LLC is proud to announce it has adopted new management principles by defining a Vision Statement, Mission Statement, and Value Statements.
  • Product Launch: Cryptiquest Projects (1/29/2019) - Cryptiquest, LLC is proud to announce the Cryptiquest Projects website – a new public resource created to document, store, and share project notes and documents. The Cryptiquest Projects website is an online workshop ...
  • Product Launch: Involution – Fletcher’s Squad (8/20/2018) - Cryptiquest, LLC is proud to present the short story Involution: Fletcher’s Squad written by Cryptiquest founder, Luke Reynolds. A military patrol investigates a strange clearing in the woods coined the ...
  • Functionality Launch: Copperwealth ScriptNotes (10/29/2017) - Cryptiquest launches “Copperwealth ScriptNotes”, new functionality for hosting immersive scripts so fans of the Copperwealth audio series can read and comment on various lines of the story. This new functionality positions Cryptiquest ...
  • Project Launch: Copperwealth Vignettes (9/16/2017) - This series features short documentary-style interviews with characters from the show. Vignettes is intended to supplement the Copperwealth audio series and while the series is created exclusively for Patreon backers, the first episode has been made publicly available.
  • Project Launch: Copperwealth – Prologue Episode (8/12/2017) - Cryptiquest is proud to announce the launch of pilot episode of audio drama, Copperwealth: Prologue "Just Another Day." The prologue episode opens amid a gruesome battle during a prison break. The chaos takes place in the small security outpost of the remote region of Latuno Kanjono. Multiple explosions have destroyed most of the compound, save for a handful of prisoners and even fewer guards.
  • Project Announced: Copperwealth Audio Series (3/25/2017) - Cryptiquest is announcing a new project in development. The Copperwealth audio series is an episodic audio series. It is a graphic novel in audio form. It is dark. It is ...
  • Project Announced: CQ StoryHammer™ Crafting System (1/28/2017) - Cryptiquest is announcing a new product in development. The CQ StoryHammer™ crafting system provides tools and worksheets for narrators and game masters to design stories and adventures for players of Imbue™ and ...
  • Product Launch: Art of Imbue (1/18/2017) - Cryptiquest is excited to announce the launch of Art of Imbue. The book features illustrations, sketches, and behind-the-scenes commentary by Imbue producer/writer Luke Reynolds. The book has over 30 pages of ...
  • Product Launch: Introduction to Imbue (12/31/2016) - Cryptiquest is excited to announce that its first product Introduction to Imbue is now available. Readers won’t be able to play the game by reading this book; rather, this book serves as ...
  • Project Funded – Imbue Storycrafting Game (10/26/2014) - The campaign finished just above target with 102% funding. This is a great success! The support and effort from several people have provided an energy more powerful than any magic. ...
  • Project Announced: Imbue Storycrafting Game (9/26/2014) - Cryptiquest LLC is excited to announce its first project, the Imbue storycrafting game! The fund raising campaign for the Imbue storycrafting game is open until October 26, 2014. You can ...
  • Cryptiquest Gets A Logo (8/25/2014) - Cryptiquest, LLC has a new logo! Thanks to the folks at Fly Fox Creative, LLC, Cryptiquest has some new duds to sport. Fly Fox Creative was given the task to ...
  • Cryptiquest Gets Web Presence (6/23/2014) - Cryptiquest, LLC has created a new website and is having a web warming party! Come on over and check out the estate! Be sure to catch the latest news to ...
  • Cryptiquest Founded (1/29/2014) - After several weeks of planning and name brainstorming, Luke Reynolds founded Cryptiquest, LLC in January of 2014 with great help from cyberlaw Attorny, Megan Costello. You can learn more about ...