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Alex McLean

Game Credits


F1 2013 (2013)   (Vice President)
F1 2012 (2012)   (Head of Studio - Birmingham)
F1 2011 (2011)   (Head of Studio - Birmingham)
F1 2010 (2010)   (Head of Studio - Birmingham)
Conflict: Desert Storm (2002)   (Technical Director)


Conflict: Denied Ops (2008)   (Technical Director)
Conflict: Global Terror (2005)   (Technical Director)
Conflict: Vietnam (2004)   (Technical Director)
Conflict: Desert Storm II - Back to Baghdad (2003)   (Technical Director)
The Great Escape (2003)   (Technical Director)
Conflict: Desert Storm (2002)   (Technical Director/Software Engineer)
Warzone 2100 (1999)   (Head of Software Engineering)


GRID 2 (2013)   (VP, Technology)
F1 Race Stars (2012)   (Vice President, Technology)


Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee - New 'n' T... (2014)   (Special Thanks)
Colin McRae Rally (2013)   (Special Thanks)
Overlord II (2009)   (Special Thanks)
Humbug (1990)   (Best wishes to)
Jacaranda Jim (1987)   (best wishes to)


F1 2011 (2011)   (Head od Studio (Birmingham))

Developer Biography

Alex Mclean is a graduate of Edinburgh University where he studied Artificial Intelligence and Computer Science. A self-taught 8-bit assembly programmer, he started out commercially as a Software Engineer at MicroProse and later went on to be Head of Software Engineering at Eidos' Pumpkin Studios, where he lead the PC version of Warzone 2100.

He then co-founded development studio Pivotal Games in April 2000, known for the Conflict series and became the studio's CTO. It ran for eight years until it was shut down by Eidos. After a stint at Engine Room Games he became a director at Codemasters in 2009. In October 2009 he became the studio head of Codemasters Birmingham, replacing Trevor Williams.

Last updated: Mar 13, 2010

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