What is your position on crowd funded games? (e.g., Kickstarter, Early Access on Steam)

Chad Lowe

Game Credits

Production

MAG (2010)   (Production)
Lair (2007)   (Associate Producers)
Static Shock (2004)   (Associate Producer)
Justice League: Chronicles (2003)   (Associate Producer)
Midway Arcade Treasures (2003)   (Associate Producer)
MLB SlugFest 20-04 (2003)   (Associate Producer)
Dr. Muto (2002)   (Associate Producers)
Tetris Worlds (2001)   (Associate Producer)
 

Writers

Justice League: Chronicles (2003)   (Episode Story and Script)
 

Quality Assurance

Ratchet: Deadlocked (2005)   (Contingent Game Test Analysts)
3Xtreme (1999)   (Testers)
Crusaders of Might and Magic (1999)   (Testers)
Blasto (1998)   (Test Analysts)
Cool Boarders 3 (1998)   (Lead Analyst)
Legend of Legaia (1998)   (Analysts)
MediEvil (1998)   (Lead QA Analyst)
Armored Core (1997)   (Analysts)
Cool Boarders 2 (1997)   (Lead Anaylsts)
Final Fantasy VII (1997)   (QA Analysts)
Gran Turismo (1997)   (Assistant Lead Analysts)
Rally Cross (1997)   (Testers)
SaGa Frontier (1997)   (Testers)
Steel Reign (1997)   (Analysts)
3D Baseball (1996)   (Testers)
Blazing Dragons (1996)   (Testers)
Jet Moto (1996)   (Analysts)
PaRappa the Rapper (1996)   (QA Lead)
Twisted Metal 2 (1996)   (Analysts)
Wild Arms (1996)   (Playtesting)
Beyond the Beyond (1995)   (Analysts)
College Football's National Championship II (1995)   (Assistant Test Leads)
Epidemic (1995)   (Analysts)
Hang-On GP (1995)   (Assistant Lead Testers)
Project: Horned Owl (1995)   (Analysts)
World Series Baseball starring Deion Sanders (1995)   (Assistant Test Leads - Sega)
 

Localization

Guardian Heroes (1996)   (Game Testers)
 

Other

NHL FaceOff '97 (1996)   (Assistant Lead Analyst)
 


Developer Biography

Chad started in the industry in 1995 at SEGA of America in Redwood City as a QA Analyst. Chad bounced around QA for a few years at SEGA, Crystal Dynamics and SONY until landing his first production position as an Assistant Producer at The 3DO Company. During his career he has worked at such companies as Blue Planet Software, Midway Games, Page 44 Studios, Factor 5, Zipper Interactive and Turn 10 Studios. Currently (2013) Chad is a Technical Project Manager and Release Manager at DoubleDown Interactive.

Last updated: Aug 27, 2013