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Gord Cooper's Blog



Here's a shortish wall of text for you to climb, where I talk about the stuff I've done.  I assume you didn't come here by accident, so you'd be delighted to know all about my work at EA Sports on SSX, and the titles I've worked on at IUGO Mobile Entertainment, like the Animal Academy series of games, Sunshine Cruise Lines, and the blockbuster hit 'Knights & Dragons' for our partner, GREE Inc.!

Please be sure to check out my story Without You, as well - I worked a long time to craft it to where it's at, and I'm really pleased with how it turned out. Throw me some feedback, I'll throw you the whip!

Also, see me here at LinkedIn and Check out my portfolio!


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Posted by Gord Cooper on Sun, 30 Aug 2009 07:24:00 EDT in Design
Recently, I was given the assignment of taking a favourite game, and deconstructing it. I did, and here it is. Hope you like it! Referenced materials are easy enough to find, but I will cite at the end of the paper itself.

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Comment In: [News - 09/15/2014 - 04:26]

Do you honestly believe that ...

Do you honestly believe that Microsoft could have locked down the genre by going after the first person to create it Do you believe that moving into a genre completely owned by one product with global household penetration is the best thing to lay at the doorstep of expectations of ...

Comment In: [Feature - 09/12/2014 - 04:00]

Really, really good memories of ...

Really, really good memories of going to my friend Bruce 's house, and his older brother owned a TG-16. Only being 12 years old, and his brother being a teen, we 'd go into his room which was papered in heavy metal posters, listen to Appetite for Destruction, and play ...

Comment In: [Blog - 08/19/2014 - 09:25]

I appreciated the comics. Use ...

I appreciated the comics. Use of Steve Ballmer and 'An Actual Prince ' made me laugh, as did the reference to Bachelor in Paradise. A for comedic effort.

Comment In: [Blog - 07/22/2014 - 04:41]

Here 's the obvious thing ...

Here 's the obvious thing everyone wants to see, that Nintendo will most likely overlook. r n r nStart with - create the amiibo API, and base feature set ie - each amiibo needs X stats, a shared 'experience bucket ' between games ', and then a bank of discrete ...

Comment In: [Blog - 07/17/2014 - 07:27]

Weird, my Amiga title screen ...

Weird, my Amiga title screen didn 't have 'Cracked by Unit A ' on it r n r nNice article, brings back good memories. Excited to see the new game

Comment In: [Blog - 05/21/2014 - 08:50]

I 'd like to think ...

I 'd like to think that the line between unintentional and thoughtless is wavering, and optimistic that people aren 't disrespectful enough to cross it for the wrong reasons. r n r nIn an earlier post, I referenced Serrano 's 'Piss Christ '. I find that defensible under every tenet ...