Jeff Pobst

Game Credits


Half-Life (2001)   (Senior Producer)
Half-Life: Blue Shift (2001)   (Production (Sierra))
Ground Control: Dark Conspiracy (2000)   (Producer)
Gunman Chronicles (2000)   (Producer)
Half-Life: Counter-Strike (2000)   (Producer)
Homeworld: Cataclysm (2000)   (Producer)
Half-Life: Opposing Force (1999)   (Producer, External Development)


Gabriel Knight 3: Blood of the Sacred, Blood of th... (1999)   (Programmers)
King's Quest: Mask of Eternity (1998)   (Programming)


Ground Control: Dark Conspiracy (2000)   (Additional Direction)


The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2002)   (Voice Direction)
Arcanum: Of Steamworks & Magick Obscura (2001)   (Voice Directing & Casting)
Ground Control: Dark Conspiracy (2000)   (Voice Directing & Casting)

Creative Services

Arcanum: Of Steamworks & Magick Obscura (2001)   (Production)
Throne of Darkness (2001)   (Production)
Ground Control (2000)   (Cinematic Direction (Sierra Studios))


SOL: Exodus (2012)   (Special Thanks)
Half-Life: Blue Shift (2001)   (Special Thanks From Gearbox To)


Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (2012)   (Hidden Path Entertainment)
Defense Grid: The Awakening (2008)   (Hidden Path Entertainment is)
Edgar Torronteras' eXtreme Biker (1999)   (Sierra Studios US)

Developer Biography

Jeff is CEO of Hidden Path Entertainment, a 35-person video game company founded in 2006. HPE has developed games and entertainment with Microsoft, Sony, Nintendo, and Valve, independently releasing the award-winning tower defense game Defense Grid on the Xbox 360 and PC, and shipping Counter-Strike Global Offensive on four platforms last August.

Jeff has served as a game programmer, producer, team lead, and operations officer, shipping over 25 games on six platforms, including games in the Half-Life, Homeworld, and Lord of the Rings franchises. At Microsoft, Jeff rolled out the first information on Xbox 360 to game developers around the world and participated on the Xbox 360 portfolio team.

Before game development, Jeff earned a doctorate in Aerospace Engineering, was a film student, a propulsion researcher, and a satellite project manager.

Last updated: Jun 02, 2013