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Matt Small

Game Credits


Riptide GP2 (2013)   (Creative Direction)
Beach Buggy Blitz (2012)   (Level Design)
Hydro Thunder Hurricane (2010)   (Creative Director)


Riptide GP2 (2013)   (Art)
Beach Buggy Blitz (2012)   (Art)
Hydro Thunder Hurricane (2010)   (Lead Artist)
Spore (2008)   (Artist)
Spore Creature Creator (2008)   (Artist)
The Godfather: The Game (2006)   (Additional Environment Team)
From Russia with Love (2005)   (Lead Environment Artists)
Forgotten Realms: Demon Stone (2004)   (Additional Environment Art)
The Lord of the Rings: The Third Age (2004)   (Modelers)
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)   (Environment Artists)
Blood Wake (2001)   (Lead Artists)
Babyz: Your Virtual Bundle of Joy (1999)   (Artist Emeritus)
Hot Wheels: Turbo Racing (1999)   (Art Team Leaders)
Head Rush (1998)   (Segue Animation)


Hydro Thunder Hurricane (2010)   (Voices)


Catz II: Your Virtual Petz (1997)   (Interface & Toy Production)
Dogz 2: Your Virtual Petz (1997)   (Toys Modeler & Artist)

Developer Biography

Matt Small began his career as a digital artist in the early nineties creating animated screen savers like After Dark 3.0 and The Simpsons Screen Saver for Berkeley Systems.

After a stint as an independent art contractor, he joined Stormfront Studios in 1998, where he worked on a number of projects as a senior and lead artist, including teaming up with Ralf Knoesel on Hot Wheels: Turbo Racing, Blood Wake, and Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers.

In 2003 Matt left Stormfront to join Electronic Arts Redwood Shores, where he led teams of artists on Lord of the Rings: The Third Age, The Godfather: The Game, and 007: From Russia with Love. In 2006, he transferred to EA Emeryville to join the Spore team.

In December 2007 Matt left EA to co-found Vector Unit Inc.. The studio's first title, the arcade boat racer Hydro Thunder Hurricane, was released on XBLA in the summer of 2010.

Last updated: Jul 30, 2010