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David Ranyard

aka: Dave Ranyard
Moby ID: 57898

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Dave Ranyard started out as an AI programmer at Psygnosis, later moving to SCEE Studio London where he is the Creative Services Manager, responsible for the following departments: audio, music, graphic design, and video.

He has worked on titles including Wipeout 3, The Getaway & The Getaway: Black Monday, and the EyeToy: Play and Singstar brands. He is currently the Game Director/Executive Producer of the SingStar franchise.

Prior to the games industry he lectured in Artificial Intelligence at the University of Leeds where he also gained a PhD. in the subject. In recent years, Dave has taken a keen interest in GDC and is currently on the audio advisory board. Dave is a keen musician and he has written and produced many records over the past 10 years and in 1998 took a career break to tour the US and Europe with his band Supercharger.

Ranyard is a keen musician and he has written and produced many records over the past years and has played numerous gigs as a musician or DJ all over the world.

Credited on 30 games

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As Dusk Falls (2022, Xbox Series) Special Thanks
Doctor Who: The Edge of Time (2019, Windows) Maze Theory Advisors/Board
Erica (2019, PlayStation 4) Flavourworks Special Thanks
Arca's Path VR (2018, PlayStation 4) CEO
PlayStation VR Worlds (2016, PlayStation 4) Special Thanks (SIEE)
Wonderbook: Book of Spells (2012, PlayStation 3) Game Director
Everybody Dance (2011, PlayStation 3) Game Director
SingStar: ABBA (2008, PlayStation 2) Creative Services Manager
Heavenly Sword (2007, PlayStation 3) Audio Production
Gangs of London (2006, PSP) Special Thanks to
SingStar: Anthems (2006, PlayStation 2) Audio Manager
24: The Game (2006, PlayStation 2) Creative Services Manager
Go! Sudoku (2005, PSP) Free Flowing
EyeToy: Operation Spy (2005, PlayStation 2) Music Composer
SingStar: '80s (2005, PlayStation 2) Audio Manager
EyeToy: Kinetic (2005, PlayStation 2) In-house Music Composed, Arranged and Produced by
SingStar: Popworld (2005, PlayStation 2) Audio Manager
World Tour Soccer (2005, PSP) Sound
SingStar: Party (2004, PlayStation 2) Audio Manager
EyeToy: Play 2 (2004, PlayStation 2) Special Thanks

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