Bradley Wardell

aka: Brad Wardell
Moby ID: 44933

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Bradley Wardell is the founder of Stardock and is the company's CEO & President.

He has a BS in Electrical Engineering from Western Michigan University. Wardell has programmed, designed or executive produced a substantial number of video games and is regularly interviewed by game industry sites regarding his views on technology, game publishing and trends. His particular expertise has focused on parallel computing, AI, graphics APIs and strategy games. He has also presented at the Game Developer's Conference several times on topics ranging from code optimization to disasters in publishing.

Wardell takes an approach to game development allowing users to view and influence the process of making games. Wardell is credited with multiple game projects either as a game designer or as an executive producer. Wardell is also an advocate for consumer rights for software and game customers and published the Gamer's Bill of Rights.

Credited on 26 games

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Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation (2022, Windows Apps) Lead Designer
Star Control: Origins (2018, Windows) Additional Writing
Sorcerer King: Rivals (2016, Windows) Lead Designer
Offworld Trading Company (2016, Windows) Stardock Entertainment
The Political Machine 2016 (2016, Windows) Designer
Galactic Civilizations III (2015, Windows) Executive Producer
Fallen Enchantress: Legendary Heroes (2013, Windows) Executive Producer
Fallen Enchantress (2012, Windows) Executive Producer
The Political Machine 2012 (2012, Windows) Designer
Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion (2012, Windows) Stardock Entertainment
Elemental: War of Magic (2010, Windows) Designed by
Demigod (2009, Windows) Shaker Guy
Galactic Civilizations II: Ultimate Edition (2008, Windows) Designer
The Political Machine 2008 (2008, Windows) Designer
Galactic Civilizations II: Twilight of the Arnor (2008, Windows) Designer & Product Manager
Sins of a Solar Empire (2008, Windows) Stardock Entertainment
Galactic Civilizations II: Dark Avatar (2007, Windows) Designer & Product Manager
Galactic Civilizations II: Dread Lords (2006, Windows) Designer & Product Manager
Galactic Civilizations: Altarian Prophecy (2004, Windows) Designer
The Political Machine (2004, Windows) Designer

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