Title Adjunct Faculty
Department Game Design
Courses Game Media Production III
Michael is currently working as an indie game developer with well over a decade of prior experience in AAA games, where he's filled the role of artist, designer, lead and development director. He's shipped multiple titles and DLC with some of the most significant companies in the industry including LucasArts, Microsoft, Bungie, and Electronic Arts. His contributions, which include projects in the Star Wars, Halo, and DeadSpace universes, have led to total lifetime unit sales in the tens of millions and revenues in the billions of dollars.
His personal blog covering career development in the games industry can be found here: http://koikodo.blogspot.com/.
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