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Peter King

aka: Pete King

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Peter King has worked in the industry since 1992. He started on SNES and Genesis games: Waynes World, Terminator, B.O.B. and Crash Test Dummies.

In 1995, Peter started at EA Canada on Need for Speed. During the almost 7 years at EA Canada, Peter worked on Need for Speed 1-3, James Bond: Agent under Fire.

In 2002, Peter joined Amaze Entertainment and worked on the following games: Finding Nemo, Nemo's Underwater Activity Center, Shrek 2, Sims2, Pirates: Dead Mans Chest, Eragon, Indiana Jones and the staff of kings and Wolverine: Origins.

In 2009, Peter joined Blue Fang Games as Studio Art Director shipping the game World of Zoo for the Wii and PC.

In 2010, Peter has joined Microsoft working in their Windows Gaming group as the studio's art director. He is tasked with many areas and is excited to drive the new Games for Windows platform.

Credited on 21 games

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The Walking Dead: Last Mile (2022 on Browser) Studio Art Director
SoccerDie: Cosmic Cup (2019 on Nintendo Switch) Studio Art Director
Gems of War (2015 on PlayStation 4) Studio Art Director
World of Zoo (2009 on Wii) Studio Art Director
Indiana Jones and the Staff of Kings (2009 on PSP) Art Director
X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009 on PlayStation 2) Additional Art
Eragon (2006 on PSP) Studio Art Director
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006 on PSP) Art Director
Shrek 2 (2004 on Windows) Lead Artist
Disney's Brother Bear (2003 on Windows) Special Thanks
Disney•Pixar Finding Nemo (2003 on Macintosh) Art Director
Disney•Pixar Finding Nemo: Nemo's Underwater World of Fun (2003 on Windows) Design Team
007: Agent Under Fire (2002 on Xbox) Special Thanks
Need for Speed III: Hot Pursuit (1998 on PlayStation) Lead Artists
Need for Speed II (1997 on PlayStation) Track Creators
Need for Speed II: SE (1997 on Windows) Special Thanks
The Need for Speed (1996 on SEGA Saturn) Artists
The Need for Speed: Special Edition (1996 on Windows) Artists #2
B.O.B. (1993 on SNES) Additional Animation
Wayne's World (1993 on SNES) Sprite Animation

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Peter King, ca. 1998
(Picture from the Need for Speed III: Hot Pursuit credits section)

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