Colin Macdonald

Colin Macdonald

Colin Macdonald

Session: LESSONS FROM BOTH SIDES OF THE PITCHING TABLE

 

Colin entered the games industry in 1990 producing dozens of games including licences of Lemmings and Prince of Persia, and the early games of the multi-billion dollar Grand Theft Auto franchise. He was a Co-Founder and Studio Manager of Realtime Worlds, where he helped raise >$100m in investment and oversaw the BAFTA-winning game Crackdown. In his role as Channel 4 Television’s Games Commissioner he commissioned dozens of games, which amassed millions of downloads and won BAFTA, Digital Emmy, Broadcast Digital and BIMA awards. He now runs indie publisher All 4 Games, is Commercial Director of Rivet Games, is on the advisory board of UK Games Fund, and is Chairman of facial animation specialists Speech Graphics.

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