Rick Giolito

Moby ID: 54901

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Rick is a co-founder and President of Trilogy Studios, located in Santa Monica, Ca. Prior to starting this new venture, he spent 8 years at Electronic Arts Arts where he is credited with creating and driving some of the EA's biggest franchises including Knockout Kings and Medal of Honor.

He most recently served as Vice President and Executive Producer for Electronic Arts responsible for intellectual property development. Rick was responsible for the day-to-day creative leadership of teams of over two hundred and fifty developers in every discipline. Rick has been credited with roles in game design, art direction, sound, graphics and production. He is the winner of five Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences awards including Sports Game of the Year (Knockout Kings) and First Person shooter Game of the Year (Medal of Honor).

Entrepreneurial in spirit, Rick created his own highly successful studio in Burbank, California, prior to joining Electronic Arts. He is responsible for creating such hits as the Madeline series of products for Electronic Arts, the Tonka series of products for Hasbro Interactive as well as the first game based on the venerable Simpsons franchise: The Simpsons: Virtual Springfield for Fox Interactive.

Credited on 21 games

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Medal of Honor: European Assault (2005, PlayStation 2) Executive Producers
Medal of Honor: Pacific Assault (2004, Windows) Executive Producer of Medal of Honor
Medal of Honor: Infiltrator (2003, Game Boy Advance) Executive Producer
Medal of Honor: Rising Sun (2003, GameCube) Executive Producer
Medal of Honor: Allied Assault - Breakthrough (2003, Windows) Executive Producer
Medal of Honor: Allied Assault - Spearhead (2002, Windows) Executive Producer
Medal of Honor: Frontline (2002, Xbox) Executive Producer
Medal of Honor: Allied Assault (2002, Windows) Executive Producer
Clive Barker's Undying (2001, Windows) Executive Producer
Medal of Honor: Underground (2000, PlayStation) Executive Producer
Knockout Kings 2000 (1999, Nintendo 64) Design Team
Hot Wheels: Turbo Racing (1999, Nintendo 64) Game Concept
Castrol Honda Superbike World Champions (1999, PlayStation) Executive Producer
Castrol Honda Superbike Racing (1999, PlayStation) Executive Producer
Knockout Kings (1999, Game Boy Color) A Very Special Thank You to
Knockout Kings (1998, PlayStation) Special Thanks
The Simpsons: Virtual Springfield (1997, Windows) Executive Producers
Madeline: Thinking Games (1996, Macintosh) Supervising Producer
Tonka Construction (1996, Windows 3.x) Executive Producers
Madeline: European Adventures (1996, Windows) Executive Producers

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