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Patrick Charpenet

Developer Biography

Patrick Charpenet is a seasoned video game industry veteran with over 15 years of experience in development and production management. He has worked on numerous games for many major publishers, including Activision, Sony, Infogrames, and TDK Mediactive. In 1996, Charpenet was cited as a “major force in the definition and growth of the interactive industry” and named a “Top 100 Multimedia Producer.”

From 1990 till 1997 he worked at Infogrames Lyon (France). He founded Arkham Graphics in 1997, a digital art workshop located in Santa Monica, California. With John Jacekco he co-founded Taniko, LLC in 2001, a company that specializes in the development and production of video games, also located in Santa Monica. Serving as Taniko’s CEO/Executive Producer, Charpenet oversees the day-to-day management of the company’s production facility.

Contributed by Brian Hirt (10022) on Nov 28, 1999. [revised by : game nostalgia (5636)].