James has been a part of the games industry for over 20 years. He got his break into games at Acclaim Entertainment as a Quality Assurance tester for fun games like Crazy Taxi, Turok: Rage Wars, and South Park.
After Acclaim, he has been a Producer / Development Lead on countless projects ranging from 1st & 3rd party commercial games, government contracted serious games, educational software, and licensed properties for Spike TV, The History Channel, Star Wars, Nickelodeon, and AMC Network.
In his spare time, he also enjoys designing and working on his own indie tabletop games, and volunteering his time as a board member of various chapters and SIG's for the International Game Developers Association.
James is excited to be a part of the Sparkypants crew, where he can share his passion for games!