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Philip Oliver

Also Known As

  • The Oliver Twins

Game Credits

Business

Disney Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two (2012)   (Chief Executive Officer)
DreamWorks Puss in Boots (2011)   (Founded by)
Invincible Tiger (2009)   (C.E.O.)
Sneak King (2006)   (Founded by)
Barbie Horse Adventures: Blue Ribbon Race (2003)   (CEO/Managing Director)
Disney's Lilo & Stitch: Trouble in Paradise (2002)   (CEO)
Taz: Wanted (2002)   (CEO & Managing Director)
WarGames (1998)   (Project Management)
 

Production

Glover (1998)   (Managing Director)
WarGames: DEFCON 1 (1998)   (Project Management)
Dizzy's Excellent Adventures (1991)   (Project Director)
 

Design

Crystal Kingdom Dizzy (1992)   (Design Consultant)
Dizzy: Down the Rapids (1992)   (Original Design)
Dizzy Panic (1991)   (Designed by)
Dizzy: Prince of the Yolkfolk (1991)   (Game Designed By)
Dizzy's Excellent Adventures (1991)   (Game design)
The Fantastic Adventures of Dizzy (1991)   (Game designed by)
Robin Hood: Legend Quest (1992)   (Game Design)
Kwik Snax (1990)   (Design)
Magicland Dizzy (1990)   (Original Design by)
Fantasy World Dizzy (1989)   (Game Design)
Fast Food (1989)   (Original Version by)
Advanced Pinball Simulator (1988)   (Design)
Jet Bike Simulator (1988)   (Original Devised By)
Professional Ski Simulator (1988)   (Original version by)
Grand Prix Simulator (1987)   (Devised by)
Treasure Island Dizzy (1988)   (Design)
Super Robin Hood (1986)   (Design by)
 

Programming/Engineering

Dizzy: Prince of the Yolkfolk (1991)   (Lead Programming)
Firehawk (1991)   (Programmed by)
Fantasy World Dizzy (1989)   (Programming)
Fast Food (1989)   (Program)
Ghostbusters II (1989)   (Programming Team)
Grand Prix Simulator 2 (1989)   (Program:)
Advanced Pinball Simulator (1988)   (Programming)
Professional Ski Simulator (1988)   (By)
Dizzy: The Ultimate Cartoon Adventure (1987)   (Devised-Written by)
Grand Prix Simulator (1987)   (Written by)
Treasure Island Dizzy (1988)   (Programming)
Killapede (1986)   (Written by)
Super Robin Hood (1986)   (Programming by)
Scarfman (1981)   (Written by)
 

Writers

Bubble Dizzy (1991)   (Written by)
 

Thanks

Dead to Rights: Retribution (2010)   (Chief Executive Officer)
KrissX (2010)   (Blitz Special Thanks)
Droplitz (2009)   (Special Thanks To)
Encleverment Experiment (2009)   (Special Thanks to)
Invincible Tiger (2009)   (Special Thanks to)
Buccaneer: The Pursuit of Infamy (2008)   (Blitz Special Thanks)
Karaoke Revolution Presents American Idol (2007)   (Special Thanks to)
Sneak King (2006)   (Special Thanks to)
SpongeBob Squarepants: Creature from the Krusty Krab (2006)   (Special Thanks to)
Bad Boys: Miami Takedown (2004)   (Special Thanks)
Pac-Man World 3 (2003)   (Special Thanks To)
Zapper: One Wicked Cricket! (2002)   (Special Thanks To)
Fuzion Frenzy (2001)   (Special Thanks)
 

Other

Droplitz (2009)   (Founded by)
Super All-Stars (1992)   (Programming Artwork and other generally techie things...)
 


Developer Biography

Philip Oliver co-founded Blitz Games (renamed from Interactive Studios in 1999) with his twin brother Andrew Oliver in 1990 following nearly ten years of designing and writing video games. He has been Managing Director since that time but was appointed Chief Executive Officer in January 2001 and is responsible for the company's overall management, direction and image, including new business development and financial issues. He also ensures, along with his brother Andrew, that the company maintains its ongoing reputation for producing high quality entertainment for the mass market. He is also a founder member of TIGA (The Independent Games Developers Association) and currently sits on the board of directors.

Last updated: Oct 10, 2010