Philo Northrup

Game Credits


Death Jr. II: Root of Evil (2006)   (Executive Producer, Business Development, F9E)
Dora the Explorer: Dance to the Rescue (2005)   (Executive Producer)
Blue's Room: Blue Talks! (2004)   (Executive Producer)
Dora the Explorer: Fairytale Adventure (2004)   (Executive Producer)
The Fairly OddParents!: Shadow Showdown (2004)   (Executive Producer)
Spider-Man 2 (2004)   (Executive Producter)
SpongeBob SquarePants: Typing (2004)   (Executive Producer)
Arthur's Pet Chase (2003)   (Executive Producer)
Arthur's Sand Castle Contest (2003)   (Executive Producer)
Blue's Clues: Blue Takes You to School (2003)   (Executive Producer)
Clifford the Big Red Dog: Phonics (2003)   (Executive Producer)
Rugrats Go Wild (2003)   (Executive Producer)
Scooby-Doo!: Case File N°2 - The Scary Stone ... (2003)   (Executive Producer )
Zoombinis: Island Odyssey (2002)   (Executive Producer)
MechWarrior 3 (1999)   (Producer)
Star Trek: Starfleet Command (1999)   (Producer)
Sheila Rae, the Brave (1996)   (Production Coordinators)


Rugrats Adventure Game (1998)   (Design Producer)


Arthur's Reading Games (1999)   (Voice Talent)


Arthur's Computer Adventure (1998)   (Additional Voice Talent)
Arthur's Reading Race (1996)   (Pal)


Viktor Kalvachev's Blue Estate: The Game (2015)   (Special Thanks)
Brooktown High (2007)   (Special Thanks)
MechAssault: Phantom War (2006)   (Special Thanks)
Death Jr. (2005)   (Special Thanks)
Death Jr. (Limited Edition) (2005)   (Special Thanks)
Hot Shots Golf 2 (1999)   (And More Thank You's)

Developer Biography

Philo Northrup is currently Co-Founder of enVie Interactive, creator of the VIE: Virtual Island of Entertainment.

Northrup was Executive Producer for Business Development for Foundation 9/Backbone Entertainment from 2001-2007, which grew into the largest independent games development company in North America while he was there. His position focused on acquiring new business and managing the company’s six studios.

Since 1994 he was Producer or Executive Producer on over 50 games & animation projects for the leading publishers & developers. These projects are listed on his website.

Companies worked at are EZD Productions, Foundation 9 Entertainment, Backbone Entertainment, ImaginEngine, Mondo Media, Brøderbund Software and Living Books.

Northrup has a law degree from the University of Oregon (focus on copyright & trademark law), and a BA from Vanderbilt University.

Last updated: Feb 25, 2011