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Dane Maddams

Game Credits


Saints Row IV (2013)   (Executive Vice President)


Darksiders II (2012)   (Lead Producer)
Disney Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two (2012)   (Lead Producer)
Saints Row: The Third (2011)   (Lead Producer)
Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (2009)   (Senior Producer)
Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (2009)   (Senior Producer)
Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II (2009)   (Producer)


Fallout: New Vegas (2010)   (Producers)


BioShock (2007)   (IT Manager)

Developer Biography

Dane Maddams is the Executive Vice President of Plastic Wax Studios (www.plasticwax.com)

Plastic Wax is one of the worlds leading 3D Art, pre-rendered and in-engine cut-scene studios specializing in content for the videogames, film and television industries.

Based in Sydney, Australia and established in 1997; Plastic Wax has produced a wide range of award winning trailers for games, television and film, including: Hunger Games 2, Bioshock Infinite, Saints Row 4, Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen, Civilization V and Neverwinter to name a few.

The studio boasts an in-house 24 camera Vicon MX40 motion capture system, and a 600 machine dedicated render farm.

In 2013 Gamespot peeked behind the scenes in an interview with Plastic Wax and Dane for an in-depth look at the studio and talent: http://youtu.be/LqJTSh-VPig

SKILLS: Pre-rendered trailers, Game Cutscenes, In-engine Cutscenes, Animation, In-engine Lighting, VisualFX, TVC, VFX, Film, Management, Games, Marketing, Illustration, Unreal 4, Cryengine 3, Unreal, Gambryo, Source.

Last updated: Sep 25, 2013