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Patrick Wyatt

Also Known As

  • Pat Wyatt

Game Credits


Tera (2011)   (Business Development - Executive Team)
Aion (2009)   (Executive Team)


Guild Wars: Eye of the North (2007)   (Executive Producers)
Guild Wars: Factions (2006)   (ArenaNet Executive Producers)
Guild Wars: Nightfall (2006)   (Executive Producers)
Guild Wars (2005)   (Executive Producers)
WarCraft II: Tides of Darkness (Demo Version) (1996)   (Producers)
WarCraft II: Tides of Darkness (1995)   (Producer)
WarCraft: Orcs & Humans (1994)   (Producers)


Diablo (1996)   (Diablo Strike Team)
Battle Chess: Enhanced CD-ROM (1992)   (MPC CD-ROM version)
Dvorak on Typing (1992)   (Director)


New World (2021)   (Additional Engineering)
Crucible (2020)   (Senior Principal Engineer)
State of Decay: Year-One Survival Edition (2015)   (Programming)
State of Decay: Lifeline (2014)   (Programming)
Guild Wars: Eye of the North (2007)   (Programmers)
Guild Wars: Factions (2006)   (Programmers)
Guild Wars: Nightfall (2006)   (Programmers)
Guild Wars (2005)   (Programmers)
Diablo II (2000)   ( & Realm Programming)
Diablo II (Collector's Edition) (2000)   ( & Realm Programming)
WarCraft II: Battle Chest (1999)   ( Programming)
StarCraft (1998)   (Programming)
StarCraft: Brood War (1998)   (Programming)
StarCraft (Demo Version) (1998)   (Programming)
Norse by Norse West: The Return of the Lost Vikings (1997)   (Additional Programming)
Diablo (1996)   (Programming)
WarCraft II: Tides of Darkness (Demo Version) (1996)   (Programming)
Justice League: Task Force (1995)   (Programming)
WarCraft II: Tides of Darkness (1995)   (Programming)
Blackthorne (1994)   (Programming)
The Death and Return of Superman (1994)   (Programming)
WarCraft: Orcs & Humans (1994)   (Programming)
The Lost Vikings (1993)   (Genesis Programming)
Rock n' Roll Racing (1993)   (Original Programming)


AirMech (2015)   (Special Thanks)
Fat Princess: Adventures (2015)   (Special Thanks)
Escape Plan (2013)   (Special Thanks)
State of Decay (2013)   (Special Thanks)
Diablo III (2012)   (Team special thanks)
Guild Wars 2 (2012)   (Special Thanks)
Tera (2011)   (Special Thanks to)
WarCraft III: Reign of Chaos (2002)   (Our thanks to)
WarCraft II: The Dark Saga (1997)   (Thanks to the gang at Blizzard)
Diablo (1996)   (Thanks to the gang at Blizzard)
The Death and Return of Superman (1994)   (Special Thanks to)


Diablo II (2000)   (Technical Strike Team)
Diablo II (Collector's Edition) (2000)   (Technical Strike Team)
StarCraft 64 (2000)   (Starcraft 64 Strike Team)
StarCraft (1998)   (Strike Team)
StarCraft (Demo Version) (1998)   (Strike Team)
Diablo (1996)   (Diablo Strike Team)

Developer Biography

Patrick Wyatt was previously Blizzard Entertainment's Vice President of Research and Development. He was most recently the team lead and lead programmer of Previously, Pat was a senior programmer on both StarCraft and Diablo, and wrote the multiplayer code for both games. He was also a producer and senior programmer on Warcraft II, for which he wrote both the networking and multiplayer code, and producer and lead programmer for Warcraft I. Pat also worked on Lost Vikings, Battle Chess, Rock and Roll Racing, Death and Return of Superman and Justice League Task Force. Pat was employed at Blizzard more than eight years.

In March, 2000, he founded ArenaNet with Mike O'Brien and Jeff Strain. He then worked as a programmer for the company.

On 10th September 2008 it was announced Wyatt would become CTO of the newly-formed NCsoft West when ArenaNet was consolidated along with other NCsoft subsidiaries under a single label.

Last updated: Sep 14, 2008

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