Richard Rouse III

aka: Richard Rouse

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During his time in game development Richard Rouse III has served as Lead Designer and Writer on a wide variety of games, including the Macintosh RPG Odyssey: The Legend of Nemesis, the action/strategy hybrid Damage Incorporated, the classic arcade game remake Centipede 3D, and the action/horror title The Suffering. He also contributed to the action/RPG Drakan: The Ancients' Gates, and served as Creative Director on The Suffering: Ties That Bind.

Rouse has written extensively on game design for publications including Game Developer, SIGGRAPH Computer Graphics, Develop, Gamasutra, and Inside Mac Games. Rouse's popular and sizable book about game design and development titled Game Design: Theory & Practice was released in 2001 and was followed by an expanded second edition in 2004. Rouse is currently a Creative Director at Midway Games.

Credited on 30 games

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The Church in the Darkness (2019 on Windows) Trailers
Sunset Overdrive (2018 on Windows Apps) Systems Designer
State of Decay 2 (2018 on Windows Apps) Additional Design
Quantum Break (2016 on Windows) Senior Designer
Quantum Break (2016 on Xbox One) Senior Designer
Dead Secret (2016 on Windows) Special Thanks
ADR1FT (2016 on Windows) Thank You
State of Decay: Year-One Survival Edition (2015 on Windows) Design Team
Roundabout (2015 on Xbox One) Special thanks for your support and/or harassment
Sunset Overdrive (2014 on Xbox One) Systems Designer
State of Decay: Lifeline (2014 on Windows) Design Team
CastleStorm (2013 on Xbox 360) Design Team
Waking Mars (2012 on Windows) Tiger Style Loves Our Playtesters
Vessel (2012 on Windows) Playtesters
Homefront (2011 on Windows) Additional Thanks
Wheelman (2009 on Xbox 360) Designer
BlackSite: Area 51 (2007 on PlayStation 3) Additional Writing
Stranglehold (2007 on PlayStation 3) Special Thanks
Sam & Max: Episode 6 - Bright Side of the Moon (2007 on Windows) Special Thanks
Sam & Max: Episode 5 - Reality 2.0 (2007 on Windows) Special Thanks

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