User review spotlight: Carmageddon (DOS). Released in 1997.

Grant Dean

Game Credits

Business

Forza Motorsport 5 (2013)   (Head of Top Gear Games, BBC Worldwide)
Soul Bubbles (2008)   (Development Manager)
 

Production

Desperados 2: Cooper's Revenge (2006)   (Producer Atari/Timiani)
Reservoir Dogs (2006)   (Development Manager)
MotoGP: Ultimate Racing Technology (2002)   (Director of European Product Development)
Deus Ex: Game of the Year Edition (2001)   (Executive Producer)
Fate of the Dragon (2001)   (Eidos Executive Producer)
Chicken Run (2000)   (Executive Producer)
Deus Ex (2000)   (Eidos Interactive Europe (Executive Producer))
Disney's 102 Dalmatians: Puppies to the Rescue (2000)   (Eidos UK Executive Producer)
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire (2000)   (Executive Producer)
Abomination (1999)   (Executive Producer)
Commandos: Beyond the Call of Duty (1999)   (Eidos Interactive (Senior Producer))
Cutthroats: Terror on the High Seas (1999)   (Executive Producer)
Final Fantasy VIII (1999)   (Eidos Executive Producer)
Warzone 2100 (1999)   (Senior Producer)
Gangsters: Organized Crime (1998)   (Senior Producer)
Track Attack (1996)   (Producer)
Transport Tycoon Deluxe (1995)   (Produced by)
 

Design

Chili Con Carnage (2007)   (Development Manager)
Prism: Light the Way (2006)   (Development Manager)
Reservoir Dogs (2006)   (Development Manager)
Startopia (2001)   (Men with Bigger Sticks)
 

Creative Services

X-COM: Apocalypse (1997)   (Producer)
 

Thanks

Forza Motorsport 5 (2013)   (Marketing Special Thanks)
Helldorado (2007)   (Special Thanks to)
Commandos 2: Men of Courage (2001)   (Special Thanks To)
Sky Sports Football Quiz (2001)   (With Thanks to)
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Junior (2001)   (Special Thanks)
TimeSplitters (2000)   (Special Thanks To)
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: 2nd Edition (2000)   (Special Thanks to)
Cutthroats: Terror on the High Seas (1999)   (Thanks to)
Urban Chaos (1999)   (Special Thanks To)
Gangsters: Organized Crime (1998)   (Special Thanks to)
 

Other

Cutthroats: Terror on the High Seas (1999)   (Eidos Credits)
 


Developer Biography

For over 15 years years, Grant Dean has been in videogames production responsible for managing development from a proposal through to a worldwide release specialising in areas such as: project management, acquisition, intellectual property, localisation and development management.

Working with world leading publishers and studios, he has been responsible for the continuing development of a number of high profile products and franchises.

Most recently Grant was at Eidos where with his producer group managed a number of high profile games. Before this Grant set up his own consultancy Timiani Limted. Other roles have been Director of International Product Development for Midway Home Entertainment and prior to this he worked with THQ, Eidos and MicroProse in similar roles managing a long list of commercially successful videogames from developers as geographically diverse as UK, Scandinavia, Germany, France, Spain, Australia, China and USA.

Grant is an active member of BAFTA (British Academy of Film & Television Arts) and has served in the past as Chairman of the Videogames Awards Committee as well as being a Trustee on the BAFTA Council.

Despite his experience in games, Grant's roots were in television at the BBC.

Last updated: Jan 22, 2009