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Michael Wardwell

Also Known As

  • Mike Wardwell

Game Credits


Borderlands (2009)   (Director)


Duke Nukem 3D: 20th Anniversary World Tour (2016)   (Producer)
Duke Nukem Forever (2011)   (Producer)
Brothers in Arms: Hell's Highway (2008)   (Producer)
Brothers in Arms: D-Day (2006)   (Producer)
Brothers in Arms: Earned in Blood (2005)   (Producer)


Brothers in Arms: D-Day (2006)   (Lead Single-Player Level Designer)
Brothers in Arms: Earned in Blood (2005)   (Single-Player Game Designer)
Brothers in Arms: Road to Hill 30 (2005)   (Lead Single-Player Level Designer)
007: Nightfire (2002)   (Additional Level Design)
Half-Life (2001)   (Decay Level Design)
Half-Life: Blue Shift (2001)   (Level Designers)
Half-Life: Opposing Force (1999)   (Level Design)
Quake: The Offering (1999)   (Design)
SiN (1998)   (Additional Level Design)
Quake Mission Pack No. I: Scourge of Armagon (1997)   (Design)
Shrak for Quake (1997)   (Level Design)


Battleborn (2016)   (Gearbox Software is)
Duke Nukem 3D: 20th Anniversary World Tour (2016)   (Gearbox Software Is)
Homeworld: Deserts of Kharak (2016)   (Gearbox is...)
Homeworld: Remastered Collection (2015)   (Gearbox Software is)
Borderlands 2 (2014)   (Gearbox Software is)
Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel! (2014)   (Gearbox Software is)
Aliens: Colonial Marines (2013)   (Gearbox Software is)
Borderlands 2 (2012)   (Gearbox Software)
Borderlands 2: Mr. Torgue's Campaign of Carnage (2012)   (Gearbox Software is)
Aliens: Infestation (2011)   (Gearbox Software is)
Duke Nukem Forever (2011)   (Gearbox Software Is)
Brothers in Arms: Hell's Highway (2008)   (Gearbox Software is)
Brothers in Arms: Road to Hill 30 (2005)   (Gearbox Software is)
Halo: Combat Evolved (2003)   (Gearbox is)
Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 3 (2002)   (Gearbox Software is)

Developer Biography

Mike left behind his engineering and computer science studies at the University of Massachusetts to work in the games industry in 1997. Before joining Gearbox Software's design team, Mike worked for Ritual Entertainment where he contributed to Sin and the Quake Mission Pack: Scourge of Armagon. Mike also served as Commissioner and Tournament Director for the Cyberathlete Professional League®. Helping the CPL to become the largest professional gaming league in world, he managed over 12 Tournaments with a combined cash purse of more than $400,000.

Source: Selected articles from Gearbox Software Official Company Website - Talent - Mike Wardwell

Last updated: Jul 22, 2003