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James Podesta

Game Credits

Programming/Engineering

Star Wars: The Clone Wars - Republic Heroes (2009)   (Lead Programmer)
Star Wars: The Force Unleashed (2008)   (Programming)
Ty the Tasmanian Tiger 3: Night of the Quinkan (2005)   (Programmers)
King Arthur (2004)   (Lead Programmer)
TY the Tasmanian Tiger 2: Bush Rescue (2004)   (Programming Team)
Barbie Sparkling Ice Show (2002)   (Engine Programmers)
Ty the Tasmanian Tiger (2002)   (Programming Team)
Sunny Garcia Surfing (2001)   (Lead Programmer )
Championship Surfer (2000)   (Programming Team)
TOCA 2: Touring Car Challenge (1998)   (Programmers)
Dark Reign: The Future of War (1997)   (Additional Programming)
 

Art/Graphics

Balls of Steel (1997)   (Additional Dotpanel Animations)
Stargunner (1996)   (3D Modelling, Level Design, Sound Effects)
 

Audio

King Arthur (2004)   (Additional Voices)
 

Other

TOCA 2: Touring Car Challenge (1998)   (In alphabetical order:)
 


Developer Biography

James Podesta was born July 7, 1971 in Brisbane, Australia.

He completed honours in computer science and opted out of a PhD to work on Stargunner with Dave Pevreal, Leo Plaw and Craig Allsop, published by Apogee. Next he went on to work for Auran on Dark Reign: The Future of War after which he headed over to the UK to work for Codemasters on TOCA 2: Touring Car Challenge, and spent some time prototyping their PS2 engine. He finally returned to Brisbane to work for Krome Studios and is still there.

In 2008 he founded the company, Wretched Games, with Daniel Krenn which he worked on at night times and weekends. Wretched Games released 4 iPhone games on the App Store: Venger, Big Booty, Earth Vs Mars and Attack Force.

He's currently working on an RPG for the iPhone called MageLore, a project he started on the Amiga when he was 13 but abandoned.

Last updated: Jul 11, 2010