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William Gardner

Also Known As

  • Bill Gardner

Game Credits

Business

Age of Conan: Hyborian Adventures (2008)   (CEO)
Brain Voyage (2008)   (CEO)
Conflict: Denied Ops (2008)   (CEO, Eidos NA)
Soul Bubbles (2008)   (CEO)
Battlestations: Midway (2007)   (CEO, Eidos North America)
Chili Con Carnage (2007)   (President, Eidos North America)
Diner Dash: Sizzle & Serve (2007)   (CEO)
Escape from Bug Island (2007)   (CEO)
Glory Days 2 (2007)   (CEO)
Infernal (2007)   (CEO & President Eidos NA)
Kane & Lynch: Dead Men (2007)   (President, Eidos NA)
Lara Croft Tomb Raider: Anniversary (2007)   (CEO, Eidos North America)
Nervous Brickdown (2007)   (CEO)
Pony Friends (2007)   (CEO)
Touch the Dead (2007)   (CEO & President Eidos NA)
Traxxpad: Portable Studio (2007)   (President Eidos NA)
Zendoku (2007)   (CEO)
25 to Life (2006)   (President, Eidos North America)
Ancient Wars: Sparta (2006)   (President, Eidos North America)
Bionicle Heroes (2006)   (CEO)
Bionicle Heroes (2006)   (CEO)
Commandos: Strike Force (2006)   (CEO, Eidos North America)
Death Jr. II: Root of Evil (2006)   (CEO)
Ford Bold Moves Street Racing (2006)   (CEO)
Hitman: Blood Money (2006)   (CEO & President, Eidos North America)
Just Cause (2006)   (CEO & President, Eidos North America)
Lara Croft Tomb Raider: Legend (2006)   (CEO)
Lara Croft Tomb Raider: Legend (2006)   (CEO, Eidos North America)
Lara Croft Tomb Raider: Legend (2006)   (CEO)
Prism: Light the Way (2006)   (CEO (Eidos NA))
Reservoir Dogs (2006)   (CEO & President, Eidos North America)
Rogue Trooper (2006)   (CEO, Eidos North America)
Urban Chaos: Riot Response (2006)   (CEO & President, Eidos North America)
LEGO Star Wars: The Video Game (2005)   (CEO)
Total Overdose: A Gunslinger's Tale in Mexico (2005)   (CEO, Eidos North America)
Alien Hominid (2004)   (President & CEO )
 

Production

Commandos: Strike Force (2006)   (Chairman & Executive Director)
 

Thanks

Tomb Raider: Underworld (2008)   (Special Thanks)
Devil May Cry 2 (2003)   (Special thanks)
Mega Man Battle Network 3: Blue Version (2003)   (Special Thanks)
Mega Man Network Transmission (2003)   (Special Thanks To)
P.N.03 (2003)   (Special Thanks To)
Resident Evil: Dead Aim (2003)   (Special Thanks to)
Viewtiful Joe (2003)   (Special Thanks To)
Dino Stalker (2002)   (Special thanks to)
Everblue 2 (2002)   (Special Thanks to)
Genma Onimusha (2002)   (Special Thanks To)
Mega Man Zero (2002)   (Special Thanks)
Resident Evil (2002)   (Special Thanks to)
Resident Evil Zero (2002)   (Special Thanks To)
Shantae (2002)   (Special Thanks)
Steel Battalion (2002)   (Special thanks to)
Capcom vs. SNK 2: Mark of the Millennium (2001)   (Special thanks to)
Maximo: Ghosts to Glory (2001)   (Special Thanks to)
Mega Man Battle Network (2001)   (Special Thanks)
Mega Man Battle Network 2 (2001)   (Special Thanks)
Mega Man Xtreme 2 (2001)   (Special Thanks to)
Resident Evil: Gaiden (2001)   (Special Thanks)
Toki Tori (2001)   (Special Thanks)
Torrente (2001)   (thanks to)
Cannon Spike (2000)   (Special Thanks To)
Dino Crisis 2 (2000)   (Special thanks to)
Dragon's Lair (2000)   (Special Thanks)
Mega Man Legends 2 (2000)   (Special Thanks)
Mega Man XTreme (2000)   (Special Thanks to)
Magical Tetris Challenge (1999)   (Special Thanks to)
Resident Evil 3: Nemesis (1999)   (Special Thanks to)
Mega Man & Bass (1998)   (Special Thanks)
Street Fighter Alpha 3 (1998)   (Special Thanks To)
Super Puzzle Fighter II Turbo (1996)   (Special Thanks)
D (1995)   (Special Thanks to Panasonic Team)
Breath of Fire II (1994)   (Special Thanks)
Breath of Fire (1993)   (Special Thanks)
Final Fight (1989)   (Special Thanks)
Ghosts 'N Goblins (1985)   (Special Thanks to)
1942 (1984)   (Special Thanks)
 

Other

Brain Voyage (2008)   (President of Eidos North America)
Soul Bubbles (2008)   (President of Eidos North America)
Battlestations: Midway (2007)   (President, Eidos North America)
Diner Dash: Sizzle & Serve (2007)   (President of Eidos North America)
Escape from Bug Island (2007)   (President of Eidos North America)
Glory Days 2 (2007)   (President Eidos NA)
Lara Croft Tomb Raider: Anniversary (2007)   (CEO US Publishing)
Nervous Brickdown (2007)   (President of Eidos North America)
Pony Friends (2007)   (President)
Zendoku (2007)   (President of Eidos North America)
Bionicle Heroes (2006)   (President, Eidos North America)
Bionicle Heroes (2006)   (President, Eidos North America)
Commandos: Strike Force (2006)   (President, Eidos North America)
Death Jr. II: Root of Evil (2006)   (President)
Ford Bold Moves Street Racing (2006)   (President, Eidos North America)
Hitman: Blood Money (2006)   (President, Eidos North America)
Lara Croft Tomb Raider: Legend (2006)   (President, Eidos North America)
Lara Croft Tomb Raider: Legend (2006)   (President, North America)
Lara Croft Tomb Raider: Legend (2006)   (President, Eidos North America)
Reservoir Dogs (2006)   (President, Eidos North America)
Rogue Trooper (2006)   (President, Eidos North America)
LEGO Star Wars: The Video Game (2005)   (President, Eidos North America)
 


Developer Biography

Bill Gardner started in the video games industry with Panasonic in the 1980's. In the 1990's he joined Capcom as President/CEO of the USA operations. In 1999 he formed Capcom's European operations and also headed the coin-op and arcade divisions.

He left Capcom in late 2003 to form O-3, a novice, independent publisher, and in 2005 joined Eidos USA as President and CEO for North American Operations.

He has been a developer, entrepreneur and Senior manager for over 20 years.

Last updated: Jan 09, 2008