David Hynd

aka: Dave Hynd
Moby ID: 267300

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As an undergraduate, Dave studied Computer and Electronic systems at Strathclyde University before specialising in Computer Games Technology at the University of Abertay. After receiving his 1st class honours degree, Dave was the recipient of the prestigious Graham Technology award at the Scottish University’s Young Software Engineer of the year ceremony for his thesis on cloth dynamics.

After this, Dave joined Xen group in early 2005 as a gameplay programmer on Crackdown, the critically acclaimed game for the Xbox 360. In 2007, he accepted a permanent contract with Realtime Worlds to work on the upcoming MMO, APB.

In late 2008, Dave rejoined Xen group, shortly before the company reformed under the banner of Ruffian Games. He is currently a senior engineer with the company.

Credited on 7 games

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Red Dead Redemption II (2019, Windows) Lead Programming
Grand Theft Auto V (2013, Xbox 360) Senior AI Programmers
Nike+ Kinect Training (2012, Xbox 360) Senior Engineers
Kinect Star Wars (2012, Xbox 360) Coders
Crackdown 2 (2010, Xbox 360) Senior Engineers
APB: All Points Bulletin (2010, Windows) Additional Gameplay Support
Crackdown (2007, Xbox 360) Gameplay Programmers

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