Developer BIOPhilo 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 philo.com 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.
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- Death Jr. II: Root of Evil (2006), Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc.
- MechAssault: Phantom War (2006), Majesco Entertainment Company
- Death Jr. (2005), Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc.
- Death Jr. (Limited Edition) (2005), Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc.
- Dora the Explorer: Dance to the Rescue (2005), Atari Interactive, Inc.
- Blue's Room: Blue Talks! (2004), ValuSoft, Inc.
- Dora the Explorer: Fairytale Adventure (2004), Atari, Inc.
- Spider-Man 2 (2004), Activision Publishing, Inc.
- SpongeBob SquarePants: Typing (2004), Riverdeep Interactive Learning Limited
- Arthur's Pet Chase (2003), The Learning Company, Inc.
- Arthur's Sand Castle Contest (2003), Riverdeep Interactive Learning Limited
- Blue's Clues: Blue Takes You to School (2003), Atari Interactive, Inc.
- Clifford the Big Red Dog: Phonics (2003), Scholastic, Inc.
- Rugrats Go Wild (2003), THQ Inc.
- Zoombinis: Island Odyssey (2002), The Learning Company
- Hot Shots Golf 2 (1999), Sony Computer Entertainment Incorporated
- MechWarrior 3 (1999), Hasbro Interactive, Inc.
- Star Trek: Starfleet Command (1999), Interplay Entertainment Corp.
- Rugrats Adventure Game (1998), Brøderbund Software, Inc.
- Sheila Rae the Brave (1996), Living Books