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Department of Computer Science

Mr Andrew Simpson

Mr Andrew Simpson

Telephone: 0151 231 2384

Biography

Andrew Simpson is a Lecturer within the Department of Computer Science at Liverpool John Moores University.

In the past Andrew has worked in the games industry as a programmer for some of the most well-known game studios in the UK including: Bizarre Creations, Traveller’s Tales, Lucid Games and Eurocom.

He has worked on many different cross platform games including the BAFTA nominated Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions.

Andrew is a generalist programmer and has experience working in many different areas of games programming including: gameplay, artificial intelligence, user interface, multiplayer, analytics, localisation and tools.

Published Games:

Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions (Xbox One, PS4, Xbox 360, PS3, PC, PS-Vita, iOS, Android)

2K Drive (iOS)

L.A. Noire (OnLive & OnLive Touch)

Lego Pirates of the Caribbean (Xbox 360, PS3, Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS, PSP, PC)

Lego Harry Potter Years 5-7 (Xbox 360, PS3, Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS, PSP, PC)

Blur (Xbox360, PS3, PC)

Ice Age 3: Dawn of the Dinosaurs (Xbox 360, PS3, Wii, PC, PS2)

Degrees

Liverpool John Moores University, United Kingdom, BSc (Hons), Computer Games Technology - 1st Class