Jonathan Dowdeswell

Also Known As

  • Jon Dowdeswell
  • Jonathon Dowdeswell

Game Credits

Business

Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II - Retribution (2011)   (General Manager)
Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine (2011)   (General Manager)
Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising (2010)   (General Manager)
 

Production

Homeworld: Deserts of Kharak (2016)   (Executive Producer)
Homeworld: Remastered Collection (2015)   (Executive Producer)
Company of Heroes 2 (2013)   (Executive Producer)
Company of Heroes: Tales of Valor (2009)   (Executive Producer)
Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II (2009)   (Executive Producer)
Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War - Soulstorm (2008)   (Executive Producer)
Company of Heroes: Opposing Fronts (2007)   (Executive Producer)
Company of Heroes (2006)   (Producer)
Company of Heroes (Collector's Edition) (2006)   (Producer)
Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War - Dark Crusade (2006)   (Producer)
Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War - Game of the Year (2005)   (Producer)
Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War - Winter Assault (2005)   (Production)
Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War (2004)   (Production)
SSX (2000)   (Contributing Producers)
 

Quality Assurance

WCW Mayhem (1999)   (Testers)
FIFA 99 (1998)   (QA Coordinators)
ReBoot (1998)   (QA Coordinator 2)
World Cup 98 (1998)   (QA Coordinators )
The Need for Speed: Special Edition (1996)   (Lead QA Tester)
FIFA Soccer 96 (1995)   (Quality Assurance Lead)
NBA Live 95 (1995)   (Additional Playtesting)
The Need for Speed (1995)   (Backup Lead QA)
Triple Play 96 (1995)   (Product Testers)
 


Developer Biography

Jonathan is an executive level video-game developer with close to 20 years of professional experience. At FIFA, NBA Live, Triple Play Baseball, Need For Speed and SSX. Subsequently he joined Dawn of War, Company of Heroes and Space Marine franchises, shipping 15 games altogether over a decade. He is now thrilled to be part of Blackbird Interactive. Jonathan believes strongly that video games are the most difficult form of entertainment to create, but that the medium has the most potential to transform our world. In his spare time Jonathan volunteers with the Learning Disabilities Association of Vancouver, where he has served as Director, President and Chair roles over the last 7 years.

Last updated: Jul 30, 2016