What's your name?
What's your job description / position?
Sub-Junior Under-Assistant Minion
How long have you been doing this stuff?
12 months or so in CG work, 20 odd years of traditional
What stuff have your worked on in the past?
Ed's Prescription Pants
If you could make any game you wanted, what'd
A third person action-adventure based on Doctor
Who. It's a well known and liked property with lots of room for interesting
art and gameplay.
What are a few of your favourite games?
I prefer vintage Lucasarts stuff like Dark Forces,
Jedi Knight and TIE Fighter, although I do like Half Life as well. On
the Network, I like Tribes, UT, Counter Strike and Quake. I also love
mid-to-late 80's coin-ops like Midnight Resistance, Strider, Rolling
Thunder and Ghouls & Ghosts.
What do you usually do outside of work? (Extra-curricular
Generally non-computer related stuff. I like
mountain biking, beach stuff, swimming, dancing, having a quiet drink
(or even a loud one) and general physical stuff. I don't do chat rooms
or net surf unless I need to find something.
I draw, paint, take photographs and build models,
generally of movie vehicles/ships and characters.
What are a few of your favourite films?
Casablanca, The Maltese Falcon, North By Northwest,
The Star Wars trilogy, Star Trek, The Longest Day, Von Ryan's Express,
Above us the Waves, The Mask, Saving Private Ryan, Strictly Ballroom,
Batman, The Hunt for Red October, Aliens, Brief Encounter
What was the last film you saw?
X-Men. By far the most intelligent movie adaptation
of a comic series.
Is there anything worthwhile on TV?
I like to watch Cop shows like The Bill and Wildside,
as well as British and Australian comedies like Red Dwarf and The Games.
I like wildlife Documentaries as well. I cant stand Buffy, Angel, Friends
or any program with a laugh track and lines like 'Well Duh!'
What kind of music do you listen to?
All sorts. I prefer movie soundtracks and Australian
Rock. The only things That I wont listen to are post-Beatles Lennon,
anything that sounds like someone puking into a tin bucket or anyone
that finds it impossible to refer to women as anything other than Ho's
What are a few of your favourite musical artists?
The Finn Brothers, Jeff Buckley, Harry Connick,
Danny Elfman, Annie Lennox.
What are a few of your favourite books?
Anything by Terry Pratchett or Tolkien. WW2 History.
What celebrity would you be interested in
James Cameron or Baz Lurhmann.
What's in your home computer rig?
Little men who push electrons around.
What electronic 'gadget' do you wish you had?
A Gossen Lunasix hand held light meter with spot
and incident reading facilities.
What type of car do you drive?
Generally My Girlfriend's Ford Laser Hatch.
What type of car do you wish you drove?
A Subaru Impreza WRX or a 74 Holden Monaro.
Coke or Pepsi?
Boxers or briefs?