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)   (Chief Executive Officer)
Dead to Rights: Retribution (2010)   (Chief Executive Officer)
Invincible Tiger (2009)   (C.E.O.)
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)
Glover (1998)   (Managing Director)
 

Production

WarGames (1998)   (Project Management)
WarGames: DEFCON 1 (1998)   (Project Management)
Dizzy: Prince of the Yolkfolk (1993)   (Project Manager)
Quattro Adventure (1993)   (Project Manager)
Dizzy Panic (1991)   (Project Director)
Dizzy's Excellent Adventures (1991)   (Project Director)
The Fantastic Adventures of Dizzy (1991)   (Project Manager)
 

Design

Wonderland Dizzy (2015)   (Design by the Oliver Twins)
Firo & Klawd (1997)   (Concept and Design)
Bubble Dizzy (1993)   (Written by)
Dizzy: Prince of the Yolkfolk (1993)   (Game Designed By)
Quattro Adventure (1993)   (Designed by)
Crystal Kingdom Dizzy (1992)   (Design)
Dizzy: Down the Rapids (1992)   (Original Design)
Robin Hood: Legend Quest (1992)   (Game Design)
Dizzy 3 and a Half (1991)   (Based on Characters Created by the Oliver Twins!)
Dizzy Panic (1991)   (Designed by)
Dizzy's Excellent Adventures (1991)   (Design)
The Fantastic Adventures of Dizzy (1991)   (Game Design by the Oliver Twins)
Kwik Snax (1990)   (Design)
Magicland Dizzy (1990)   (Original Design by)
Fantasy World Dizzy (1989)   (Design by the Oliver Twins)
Fast Food (1989)   (Design)
Grand Prix Simulator 2 (1989)   (Design by The Oliver Twins)
Operation Gunship (1989)   (Design by the Oliver Twins)
Advanced Pinball Simulator (1988)   (Design)
Jet Bike Simulator (1988)   (Original Devised By)
Professional Ski Simulator (1988)   (Original version by)
The Race Against Time (1988)   (By the Oliver Twins)
Treasure Island Dizzy (1988)   (Design)
Dizzy: The Ultimate Cartoon Adventure (1987)   (Devised-Written by)
Grand Prix Simulator (1987)   (Devised by)
Super Robin Hood (1986)   (Design)
 

Programming/Engineering

Dizzy: Prince of the Yolkfolk (1993)   (Lead Programming)
Quattro Adventure (1993)   (Programming)
Quattro Arcade (1992)   (Programming)
Firehawk (1991)   (Programmed by)
BMX Simulator 2 (1989)   (Coding)
Fantasy World Dizzy (1989)   (Programming)
Fast Food (1989)   (Program)
Ghostbusters II (1989)   (Code directors)
Grand Prix Simulator 2 (1989)   (Program)
Operation Gunship (1989)   (Coding by the Oliver Twins)
Advanced Pinball Simulator (1988)   (Programming)
Fruit Machine Simulator (1988)   (By the Olivier Twins)
Professional BMX Simulator (1988)   (Coding by the Oliver Twins)
Professional Ski Simulator (1988)   (By)
The Race Against Time (1988)   (By the Oliver Twins)
Treasure Island Dizzy (1988)   (Programming)
3D Starfighter (1987)   (By the Olivier Twins)
Dizzy: The Ultimate Cartoon Adventure (1987)   (By the Oliver Twins)
Ghost Hunters (1987)   (By)
Grand Prix Simulator (1987)   (Written by)
Cavey (1986)   (Written by)
Killapede (1986)   (Written by)
Super Robin Hood (1986)   (Programming by)
 

Thanks

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)
SpongeBob's Atlantis SquarePantis (2007)   (Special Thanks to)
Sneak King (2006)   (Special Thanks to)
SpongeBob Squarepants: Creature from the Krusty Krab (2006)   (Special Thanks to)
Spuds Quest (2006)   (Thanks to)
Pac-Man World 3 (2005)   (Special Thanks To)
Bad Boys: Miami Takedown (2004)   (Special Thanks)
The Fairly OddParents!: Shadow Showdown (2004)   (Special Thanks to)
Zapper: One Wicked Cricket! (2002)   (Special Thanks To)
Fuzion Frenzy (2001)   (Special Thanks)
 

Other

DreamWorks Puss in Boots (2011)   (Founded by)
Droplitz (2009)   (Founded by)
Sneak King (2006)   (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